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The Empathy Exams by
Call Number: PS3610.A485 E47 2014 Life Skills
Publication Date: 2014
Leslie Jamison's visceral and revealing essays ask essential questions about our basic understanding of others: How should we care about each other? How can we feel another's pain, especially when pain can be assumed, distorted, or performed? Is empathy a tool by which to test or even grade each other? By confronting pain, real and imagined, her own and others, Jamison uncovers a personal and cultural urgency to feel.
The Friendship Cure: reconnecting in the modern world by
Call Number: BF575.F66 L43 2018 Life Skills
Publication Date: 2018
Suggests that friendship, treated as a priority, is the cure for the modern epidemic of loneliness and isolation, and explores the meaning of friendship, what it requires, how in enriches life, how it contributes to self, and how to get the most from it.
Toxic Friendships by
Call Number: BF575.F66 D443 2015 Life Skills
Publication Date: 2015
Explaining and illustrating the rules of friendship at various stages of life, the authors reveal what it takes to be a good friend, how to identify bad friends, and how to move forward when friendships turn sour.
Say This, Not That by
Call Number: BF637.C45 A42 2013 Life Skills
Publication Date: 2014
Guiding you in cultivating the ability to say what you really want to say in all areas of life from dating and relationships to parenting and the workplace, this book is the ultimate resource for anyone who longs to consistently say the right thing at the right time.
De-Escalate: how to calm an angry person in 90 seconds or less by
Call Number: BF723.A4 N65 2017 Life Skills
Publication Date: 2017
Discover how to successfully and efficiently calm an angry person or diffuse a volatile situation in ninety seconds or less with this proven and accessible peacekeeping method by self-described "lawyer turned peacemaker" Douglas E. Noll.
University of Puget Sound Student Life
Provides information about campus living and student activities including Greek Life, Orientation, Outdoor Programs, Student Programs, and Wheelock Student Center.
Information about ASUPS clubs, getting involved on campus, event programming, and more.
Sexual Misconduct Resource Center
A central location for information about Puget Sound’s efforts toward preventing and responding to sexual misconduct.
Conflict Resolution Information Source
A web portal providing links to free, high-quality information related to many forms of conflict resolution from the University of Colorado.
Reliable, useful information on health and well-being from the federal government, including information on building friendships, resolving conflicts, and safe and healthy dating.
Healthy Relationships from the Office of Adolescent Health
From the US Department of Health and Human Services, this website offers resources on many types of healthy relationships and related topics, including friendships, dating, bullying, LGBTQ, and violence prevention.
Loveisrespect is a project of the National Domestic Violence Hotline and Break the Cycle that provides resources for fostering healthy dating attitudes and relationships.
RAINN: National Resources for Sexual Assault Survivors and their Loved Ones
RAINN is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline and carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice.