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Media and Events

Recent Media Events on Hope and Positive Psychology

 

2021

 

Webinar: Positive Psychology Academy, UK: Positive Psychology and the Sense of Calling, December 9, 2021. Presentation, Q&A.

 

Webinar: Positive Psychology Academy, UK: Positive Psychology and the Arts. November 11, 2021.  Presentation,  Q&A 

 

Webinar: Positive Psychology Academy, UK: The Human Animal Bond, October 14, 2021. Presentation  Q&A 

 

Webinar: Positive Psychology Academy, UK: The Positive Psychology of Awareness, September 9, 2021. Presentation . Q&A 

 

Webinar: Trauma-Informed Resilience: Connected Community: Moving from Stress to Greater Clarity, Compassion, and Creativity, June 1, 2021

 

Interview: Fit for Joy: Freedom is Inner Peace, March 28, 2021.

 

Video Podcast: Pen for Hire: Interview, March 25, 2021.

 

Interview: Increase Light Through Connection, Ready for Love Radio, January 7, 2021

 

 

Past Media Events, Workshops, Talks, & Interviews

 2020

 

Online Retreat: Spirituality and Hope in Troubled Times. Santa Clara University Alumni Organization, April 15, 2020. 

 

Online Community Event: Spiritual Support in the Current Crisis. Santa Clara University, April 7, 2020.

 

 

Post: Interview with the Nonfiction Authors Association, April 2020.  

 

Talk: The Secret Behind Shakespeare's Greatest Tragedies. Phi Beta Kappa Society of Northern California Annual Conference, February 14, Asilomar Conference Center, CA.

 

2019

 

Retreat: Mindful Relationships with Juan Velasco for university alumni, November 2, 2019, Santa Clara University CA.

 

Retreat: Discovery and Renewal for Bellarmine Preparatory faculty and staff. October 16-18,2019,  Villa Maria Del Mar, Santa Cruz, CA. 

 

Retreat: Mindfulness, Discernment, and Hope in Troubled Times with Juan Velasco. May 11, 2019, Ignatian Center, Santa Clara University, CA

 

Post: Creating Positive Change for the VIA Character Institute. December, 2019.

 

Interview: How to Overcome Stress and Anxiety in America's Youth with Gloria DeGaetano, Parent Coaching Institute, Seattle, WA. November 14, 2019.

 

Interview: About Health with Dave Feldman, KPFA Berkeley.  July 22, 2019

 

Interview: Life Lessons Radio with Rick Tocquigny, April 23, 2019 

 

Interview: Inner Zension Radio with Chris McCleary. Feb 12, 2019

 

January-June:Ignatian Faculty Leadership Forum: Santa Clara University

 

January-June: Applied Spirituality Institute: Santa Clara University

 

2018

 

October-December, 2018

Ignatian Faculty Leadership Forum: Santa Clara University

 

January-November, 2018

Applied Spirituality Institute: Santa Clara University

 

2017

July 26, 2017 Interview: Peptalk Radio with Ryan Malone.

June 28, 2017 Interview: KGO Radio, San Francisco, the Ethan Bearman Show, 1:15 pm, AM 810.


February 10, 2017 Presentation: Santa Clara University Board of Trustees

February 6, 2017 Seminar: Spirituality and Health Institute, Santa Clara University
 
2016
March 14, 2016 Interview with Kaitlyn Mirison for Potential and Possibility http://www.potentialandpossibility.com/core-concepts/self/diane-dreher-inner-gardening-015/

May 23, 2016 Seminar: Spirituality and Health Institute, Santa Clara University

October 14, 2016 Interview with Ashley Wolf, CBS Evening News, Philadelphia.

October 17, 2016 Seminar: Spirituality and Health Institute, Santa Clara University

2015
April 6, 2015, 12-1:30 p.m.
Talk: "Leading with Compassion: A Moral Compass for Our Time," Ethics at Noon Forum,
Santa Clara University, Markkula Center for Applied Ethics.

2014
Retreat: April 12, 2014: Finding Your Calling Day Retreat, Vallombrosa Center, Menlo Park, CA

2013
Retreat and Signing: October 4, 2013: Your Personal Renaissance: Women’s Retreat, St. Simon’s Church. Los Altos, CA

Workshop and Signing: December 11, 2013: Your Personal Renaissance: Workshop and book signing, St. Mary’s Church, Los Gatos, CA

Class: Your Personal Renaissance
Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 25-June 7,
Santa Clara University
contact: registrar@scu.edu


Spring 2012

Class: Your Personal Renaissance
Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 26-June 8,
Santa Clara University
contact: registrar@scu.edu

Winter and Spring 2010

Class: Your Personal Renaissance
Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 30-June 3, 11:50 a.m-1:35 p.m.
Santa Clara University
contact: registrar@scu.edu

Class: Finding Your Calling

Wednesday, January 27, February 3, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Cribari Center, The Villages
Contact Nicole Marciano,
Osher Lifelong Learning Program
nmarciano@scu.edu (408)554-2382

Seminar: The Tao of Personal Leadership
Thursday, January 14, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon
California Agricultural Leadership
Santa Clara University
contact Greg Baker gbaker@scu.edu

2009

Book Signing and Talk

Sunday, September 20, 2009, 11:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
Humanist Society Forum, Mitchell Park Community Center,
3800 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303

Class: Finding Your Calling

Saturday, October 17, 2009, 11:00 a.m.--3:00 p.m.
Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
Contact Nicole Marciano,
Osher Lifelong Learning Program
nmarciano@scu.edu (408)554-2382

Conference on Meditation and Health

Friday, October 30, 2009
Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
Contact Jenny Riccoboni for details
jriccoboni@scu.edu (408)551-1981

Day Retreat and Book Signing

April 4, 2009, 9:30 a.m.--4:00 p.m.
Vallombrosa Center, 250 Oak Grove Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025 (650) 325-5614

Conference Presentation on "Vocation: A Renaissance Paradigm Regained"

May 2, 2009, time to be announced
Northern California Renaissance Conference, San Jose State University, San Jose CA (408) 924-4594


2008

Book Signing and Talk by Diane Dreher with Live Music by Michelle Chappel

September 8, 2008 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Capitola Book Cafe, 1475 41st Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95010 (831) 462-4415

Talk and Book Signing: Finding Your Calling

September 12, 2008 7:00-9:00 p.m.
St. Simon's Church, 1860 Grant Road, Los Altos, CA. Contact: Josie Melo (650) 868-1212; josiemelo@sbcglobal.net.

Day Retreat: Finding Your Calling

September 27, 2008 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Presentation Center, 19480 Bear Creek Road, Los Gatos, CA 95033. Contact: Jane Heatherington (408) 354-2346; jane.heatherington@gmail.com.

Workshop: Finding Your Calling

October 4, 2008 1:00-5:00 p.m.
Santa Clara University OLLI, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053. Contact: Nicole Marciano (408) 554-2382; nmarciano@scu.edu.

TV Interview
May 13, 2008 7:00-7:30 p.m. "Minding Your Business" with Gary Shara. San Jose, CA Comcast Community Access Channel 15.

Radio Interviews
June 19, 2008 10:00 a.m. Central. "Valder Beebe Show, "A New Kind of Spiritual Talk Show."KXVI Texas. www.kxvi.net. Podcast: www.valderbeebeshow.com

August 7, 2008 12:00 noon Pacific, 2:00 p.m. Central
"A Balanced Life" with Beth Aldrich. 106.9 FM-HD Channel 3 Seattle; Contact Talk Online Radio www.contacttalkradio.com/listen.htm.

Monday, September 22, 2008 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time/11 a.m. Pacific
"Positive Living" with Patricia Raskin. Listen and learn when Diane discusses how to transcend personal challenges and confusion to transform our lives--whether we're changing careers, getting divorced, retiring, stuck in a mindless routine, worn out by competing demands, or just confused about what's next. Don't miss this awe-inspiring interview on voiceamerica.com or on-demand at this link.