News

  • Burnout in times of pandemics

    25th January 2021 – In this interview with Miray Caliskan of the Berliner Zeitung, Tania Singer suggests ways to prevent health care worker’s burnout in the pandemic. (German)


  • Upper Story

    19th January 2021 – This movie shows three decades of collaboration between Western scientists and Buddhist scholars including interviews with and features of Tania Singer’s research. This long-term collaboration has revealed techniques that allow us to develop our mental well-being and improve the impact we have on our planet. (A German version is planned to be released in February 2021.)


  • Article in anders handeln – Nächstenliebe

    January 2021 – This article in the January issue of anders handeln – Nächstenliebe reports on the ReSource project and how to train compassion and other social skills. The interview with Tania Singer was conducted by Sven Rhode. (German only)


  • Participating in the CovSocial Project

    27th November 2020 – Reporter Norbert Koch-Klauke reports on the CovSocial project, which is researching how the Corona crisis affects the well-being, behavior, stress experience and social cohesion of Berlin’s population. (German)


  • OWP Keynote

    19th November 2020 – Tania Singer presents results from her ReSource Project, a one-year secular mental training program, and shows how those results have a major impact on leadership and preventing burnout.


  • Expedition 2025

    25th September 2020 – In an article by Barbara Esser on the subject of “When values ​​become deeds”, Tania Singer’s research on increasing social cohesion and resilience is mentioned. (German)


  • Launch of the CovSocial research project

    10th September 2020 – A Berlin research project on experiencing stress, social cohesion and resilience during the Corona crisis in cooperation with the Charite, the Humboldt University of Berlin and the MPI for Psychiatry, funded by the Max Planck Society and the Berlin University Alliance (BUA).


  • Interview Mindful Doctor Newsletter

    22nd July 2020 – Prior to her presentation at the Mindful Doctor Conference in Berlin on September 4th-6th, an interview with Tania Singer has been published in the Mindful Doctor Newsletter.


  • Interview with John A. Powell by the Cuba Platform

    22nd July 2020 – In this podcast, Sarah Stephens (Cuba Platform) discusses with john a. powell (Othering and Belonging Institute) and Tania Singer about exclusion, brain research and ways to more belonging, compassion and care.


  • Upcoming ReConnect in Society Masterclass

    18th of July 2021. Together with meditation teacher Günter Hudasch, Tania Singer will lead a 3-day Masterclass from the 11th to the 14th of March 2021 in the castle of Neuhardenberg. Organizer of this 8-week course is HR-Consulting und Coaching.


  • The legacy of science of His Holiness the Dalai Lama on the occasion of his 85th birthday

    5th July 2020 – On the occasion of the 85th birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Tania Singer was interviewed by RFATibetan radio station. A compilation of her and other contributions was published on Youtube. (Tibetan)


  • Online Keynote at the Orchestrating Winning Performance of the IMD

    25th June 2020. Tania Singer talks about the growing importance of mental health and which research results have shown how mental training can help to increase resilience and cooperation in teams.


  • Open Bar Camp #Digitalitaet20

    20th June 2020 – Tania Singer gives a keynote on #schuleneudenken (new ideas on schools) at the Open Bar Camp Digitalitaet20 organized by the Federal Government Commissioner for Digitalisation.


  • CoVid-19 BUA Grant

    8th May 2020. Prof. Dr. Tania Singer and Prof. Dr. Mazda Adli from the Charite Berlin together with a consortium of five other Professors, has successfully raised funds in the CoVid-19 Pandemic Special Call for Proposals of the Berlin University Alliance (BUA). More details and news on the “CovSocial” project will follow shortly.


  • Talk at the 31st Annual International Trauma Conference

    29th May 2020. Tania Singer and Richard Schwartz talk about the plasticity of the social brain and how to train mindfulness, compassion and perspectives on the self.