Compassionate Integrity Training Final CIT training manual 11-30 - Page 35

Compa ssionate Integrit y Tr a ining A S e cu l a r Ethic s Appr oa c h to C ulti vat ing Pe rs on al, S o ci al and E n vir on me n tal F lo u r i shing Mindful Dialogue Exercise Foundational Concepts Instructions: Each participant will select a partner with whom to have a mindful conversation. Take turns answering the following questions. The partner whose turn it is to listen should follow these rules: 1. Be totally present for the other person. 2. Avoid asking questions. 3. Avoid giving advice. 4. Maintain total confidentiality: anything that your conversation partner decides to share must be held in strict confidence. Question 1: What values are most important to you? Question 2: What benefit do you get from living your life in a way that reflects these values? Question 3: Can you think of one thing you could do that would help you live out your values more fully? Ce n t e r for Compa s sion, I n teg r i t y a nd S e cu l ar E t hics | L ife Uni ve rsi t y | M ar ie t ta, G e or g i a - 29 -