The new issue of Greater Good magazine, where I serve as senior editor, is out now. The issue focuses on trust, why it’s declining and how we can build it again. For moms and dads who read Mothering, I strongly recommend the following articles:
Can I Trust You? A conversation about parent-child trust, between renowned psychologist Paul Ekman and his daughter Eve. Plus: Trust across the lifespan.
Surviving Betrayal: Romantic betrayal is traumatizing, says psychologist Joshua Coleman. But couples can learn to trust again.
The Hot Spot, by Lisa Bennett: Climate scientists wonder why people don’t do more about global warming. Social scientists have some troubling answers.
Windows of Opportunity, in which author Daniel Goleman talks about mindfulness training in schools.