Dan will be giving two talks — one for staff and one for parents — on themes around autism, at Valley Forge Educational Services on April 8. These events are open only to VFES families and staff.
Dan recently gave a talk entitled “What makes us different? What makes us human?” for employees at PECO, the electric utility in Philadelphia. “The essence of my talk is that when the focus of our attention changes from inside to outside, and we find our common humanity, and at the humanity of everyone we encounter, […]
Dan will be a featured speaker at the “Relationship-Based Care at the End of Life” conference co-sponsored by Virtua Health System and Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice on February 17, 2015. The all-day program is taking place at the Barry D. Brown Health Education Center in Voorhees, NJ. Information on the conference is here. Dan’s talk, […]
People experience depression differently. For many, depression can sometimes be triggered by an event, a time of year or a reminder of a past trauma. Feeling depressed is only one symptom of depression. Some symptoms may include insomnia, insecurity, irritability or feeling withdrawn. FamilyAffaires.com Contributor & Psychologist, Dr. Dan Gottlieb explains that depression is […]
Research shows that a regular meditation practice can restore emotional balance, reduce stress, improve health and actually change the brain’s gray matter. Practitioners report a greater sense of well-being, contentment, and feeling of connection to others. Mindful meditation helps one awaken to the richness of each moment in life. With practice, one can become aware […]
Dan spoke November 14 at the TEDxPSU Berks event, which was livestreamed over the Internet. The live stream recording is now available, and you can watch Dan’s presentation about feeling loveable in the player below. Brought to the Penn State Berks community in 2014, the mission of the event is to bring innovative and thought-provoking […]
In his latest video commentary for the FamilyAffaires.com website, Dan discusses the challenges people with disabilities face when they travel. You can watch the video conversation in the player below. People living with disabilities can travel. It just takes some planning and a change of mindset. In the video, Dan discusses his recent trip to […]
FamilyAffaires.com Contributor, Dr. Dan Gottlieb discusses with Roseann Vanella, FamilyAffaires.com Community Advocate the topic of “When is it Time….”. When is it time to get divorced, take away our parent’s keys, retire, or even pull the plug?
In this video blog interview for FamilyAffaires.com, Dan discusses his own experiences practicing mindfulness, which he believes has guided his own journey since he was very young. Watch the video in the player below, or visit the FamilyAffaires.com page for this video.
In his July 22 video with Roseann Vanella of FamilyAffaires.com, Dan discusses love, being loved, and happiness. More information is available on the FamilyAffaires.com website. FamilyAffaires.com is an online resource and community providing expert content to families in transition so that they may find support and viable solutions to their challenges.