31 episodes

Everybody wants a fulfilling, happy life; but what do we need in order to be happy? Join Sr. John Dominic Rasmussen, O.P. each week as she explores and interviews experts and everyday heroes who share how to teach Catholic doctrine and how to bring that doctrine to life by living a life of virtue. Sister examines how practicing virtue leads to a healthy mind and soul and how cultivating virtue to battle vice is the answer to living a fulfilling and happy life.

Mind and Heart | Catholic Education in Virtue Openlight Media

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.8 • 13 Ratings

Everybody wants a fulfilling, happy life; but what do we need in order to be happy? Join Sr. John Dominic Rasmussen, O.P. each week as she explores and interviews experts and everyday heroes who share how to teach Catholic doctrine and how to bring that doctrine to life by living a life of virtue. Sister examines how practicing virtue leads to a healthy mind and soul and how cultivating virtue to battle vice is the answer to living a fulfilling and happy life.

    Contemplative Leadership in Catholic Education with Dr. Mimi Schuttloffel

    Contemplative Leadership in Catholic Education with Dr. Mimi Schuttloffel

    Sr. John Dominic interviews Dr. “Mimi” Schuttloffel , Professor Emerita from The Catholic University of America, about her experience in Catholic education.

    • 25 min
    [Pt. 10] Resilience and Fortitude [Part 3] with Dr. Karen Villa I Mind & Heart

    [Pt. 10] Resilience and Fortitude [Part 3] with Dr. Karen Villa I Mind & Heart

    Dr. Karen Villa, a developmental neuropsychologist, joins Sr. John Dominic O.P. to finish their discussion on the importance of resilience for a child's emotional and mental health. Together they explore the synergy between neurobiology and virtue education.

    • 21 min
    [Pt. 9] Resilience and Fortitude [Part 2] with Dr. Karen Villa I Mind & Heart

    [Pt. 9] Resilience and Fortitude [Part 2] with Dr. Karen Villa I Mind & Heart

    Dr. Karen Villa, a developmental neuropsychologist, joins Sr. John Dominic O.P. to continue their discussion on the importance of resilience for a child's emotional and mental health. Together they explore the synergy between neurobiology and virtue education.

    • 18 min
    Resilience and Fortitude [Part 1] with Dr. Karen Villa I Mind and Heart

    Resilience and Fortitude [Part 1] with Dr. Karen Villa I Mind and Heart

    Dr. Karen Villa, a developmental neuropsychologist, joins Sr. John Dominic O.P. for a discussion on the importance of resilience for a child's emotional and mental health. Together they explore the synergy between neurobiology and virtue education.

    • 13 min
    Best Mental Health Practices for 6–9-year-olds | ft. Neuropsychologist Dr. Karen Villa

    Best Mental Health Practices for 6–9-year-olds | ft. Neuropsychologist Dr. Karen Villa

    Sister John Dominic Rasmussen O.P. continues her conversation with Neuropsychologist Dr. Karen Villa on the best strategies for developing healthy minds in children aged 6-9.

    • 12 min
    Neuropsychology with Dr. Karen Villa | Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist

    Neuropsychology with Dr. Karen Villa | Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist

    Ever wonder what's going on in your child's head? The mind of a child can be difficult to understand. Clinical Neuropsychologist, Dr. Karen Villa shares the importance of mental health practices for children, and the connections to the virtuous lifestyle illustrated by the Catholic faith. Join us for part 1 of 4 in this series as they discuss: Dr. Daniel J. Siegel and the Yes Brain A Healthy Mind Platter Integration Pathways in the Brain Faith and Science. 

    • 17 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

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Reassuring and insightful

I appreciate how the episodes instruct on how to incorporate Thomism into one’s daily life. The Dominican charism/spirituality is instrumental to our family’s faith life.

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