Stephanie West Allen
For about a dozen years, I have been emailing and talking on the phone with Stephanie West Allen. We share many common interests - she is a lawyer-mediator, author, web presence and is interested in a lot of topics like neuroscience and webinars. On Wednesday, we finally met! Stephanie had her video camera and I was on the opposite end of the camera from usual. Here is her blog and the videos:
A recent blog by Stephanie West Allen (quoting Dr. Jeff Schwartz) looked at whether empathy is always a good thing.
Well, what’s the problem with that you might ask? Just this: there need be no particular emotion involved in that discernment. Empathy can be practiced very effectively in an entirely cold-blooded almost reptilian like way.
Restorative justice expert Sunny Schwartz guest blogged on Stephanie West Allen's blog:
From Stephanie West Allen:
I got this from Stephanie West Allen. Please consider attending this unique retreat!
Hello, all. On November 13-15, Scott Rogers and I are hosting in Santa Fe a unique event for lawyers from around the country. I spoke with Scott this weekend and we made a decision about the fee for the event. Due to the economy and its challenges for people, both financially and emotionally, we want as many lawyers as possible (up to the number of places we have reserved) to learn the skills being taught in the workshop
So . . .