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Bekindr is a movement to bring more kindness to the world.

We hope you will join us by sharing your own #bekindr stories and engaging in your own #bekindr acts. Your #bekindr story might be included in our next book!

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Bekindr Book Now On Sale!

Our book ``Bekindr: The Transformative Power of Kindness`` is now available for purchase!

Lets talk CP with Social Media Influencers

https://www.facebook.com/events/d41d8cd9/lets-talk-cp-with-social-media-influencers/1295098827591911/ What’s better then women empowerment?! Join us in a morning chat with some of the most influential females in the disability world! About this eventJoin us in-person or virtually with some morning bites, beverages and motivational conversations as we...

Beverly Hills Courier: Peace, Love and Holiday Wishes

This holiday season will present us with a unique opportunity to find cheer in new places. Our brains love patterns and it is easy to repeat the same or similar events each year and many of us have been doing...

Beverly Hills Courier: A Crisis of Anger

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How to Remain Kind During the COVID-19 Crisis: Tips for staying kind to self and others.

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/vitality/202005/how-remain-kind-during-the-covid-19-crisis So many of the usual ways of being kind have been flipped on their head. Hold a door open, say hello, smile—these common courtesies have overnight become taboo.  “Social distancing,” while it seems to be the best thing for...

Psychology Today Article: Psychological Growth During the COVID-19 Crisis

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/vitality/202004/psychological-growth-during-the-covid-19-crisis We are many weeks into the COVID-19 crisis and it is far worse than most of us imagined. The amount of global suffering is mind-boggling and unprecedented in modern history. It is difficult to grasp the magnitude of this public health...

Time to be Kind with Marly Q

If you’ve ever let self-doubt stop you from following your calling … then make Time to be Kind with Marly Q. today for an enlightening conversation and personal story on overcoming self-doubt & anxiety & how you can BeKindr to...

Psychology Today article by Eva Ritvo, MD: Coping With Anxiety During The COVID-19 Crisis

The novel coronavirus has created unprecedented levels of stress for most of us. Some are actually battling the virus now, but the vast majority of the harmful effects are coming from the fear of the unknown, disruption to our routine, loss of productivity, and financial concerns. … (Continue...

Listen to Eva Ritvo, MD’s Interview with Julie M. Albright

Julie M. Albright, author of Left to Their Own Devices: How Digital Natives Are Reshaping the American Dream. Listen to Eva Ritvo, MD’s Interview with Julie M. Albright, Ph.D,  Digital Sociologist....

Watch the Trailer for “Bekindr:RSVP Now!”

How Far Would You Go To Bekindr?  Trailer for the upcoming Bekindr documentary film....

Beverly Hills Courier’s Health & Wellness column 12/27/19 by Eva Ritvo, M.D.

Reflections for a New Decade and BeyondDecember 27, 2019. Download PDF...

Inclusivity is the New Black

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Bekindr October Gear Donations to Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness. Join us to help women in need today. A portion of all Bekindr sales during the month of October will be donated to Breast Cancer Charities. ...

Beverly Hills Courier’s Health & Wellness column by Eva Ritvo, M.D.

Inaugural columnist Beverly Hills Courier Health and Wellness column September 6, 2019. Download PDF...

Products to Bekindr to the Environment and Animals

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A Community Lecture: Camden Opera House (Maine)

Eva Ritvo, MD spoke about the Bekindr Global Initiative at the Camden Opera House and lead a discussion to a full house how kindness is vital to our health and relationships. Date: Friday, August 9, 2019 Time: 4:30 – 6:00 pm...

The Transformative Power of Kindness: Camden, ME

Eva Ritvo, MD will be giving an In Service Talk to Borden Clinical Staff (by invitation only). McLean Borden Cottage. McLean Hospital is a Harvard Medical School Affiliate Date: Friday, August 9, 2019 Time: 12:00 pm Location: McLean Borden Cottage, Camden,...

Let’s Make Miami Kinder

Capital One Café Hosts The Bekindr Global Initiative Let’s Make Miami Kinder Event Makes A Lasting Impression About Kindness Eva Ritvo, MD and a group of noted presenters held an extraordinary gathering at Capital One Café on Lincoln Road in Miami Beach hosted by Armando Fabian,Café Ambassador. The...

Let’s Make Miami Kinder June 20, 2019

Join Bekindr Founder Eva Ritvo, MD, and Broadway stars for a very special talk on kindness and then take part in interactive groups led by Kristen Rosen Gonzales, PhD, Michelle Leve, PhD, and Maritza Montana, PhD on ways to Make...

Mr. Rogers’ 1-4-3 Day of Kindness

Pennsylvania governor Tom Wolf declared May 23 a day of kindness in honor of Mister Rogers....

Come From Away

If you loved reading about Nick and Diane in Bekindr, you can see more about their beautiful story when the musical show comes to Miami June 18-23, 2019. https://www.arshtcenter.org/Tickets/Calendar/2018-2019-Season/Broadway-in-Miami/Come-from-Away/?sourcenumber=55043&utm_source=mail2&utm_campaign=comefromaway2&cmp=1&utm_medium=email...

Nike Hosts Guinness World Record Holders

Disability does not define Kerry Gruson, Caryn Lubetsky and ThumbsUp! MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – April 11, 2019 – PRLog — Kerry Gruson, Caryn Lubetsky, and the Thumbs Up! Team brought down the house on a night to remember at the NIKE MIAMI. Eva Ritvo, MD,...

New World Symphony and yoga at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden

Francesca Gonzalez, Former Miami Beach Commissioner Kristen Rosen Gonzalez, and Eva Ritvo, MD spent a delightful day of music by the New World Symphony and yoga at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden. The theme: Bekindr to yourself!...

Watch Tayler Cathrine’s Thriving Military Wife interview with Dr. Eva

Watch  Tayler Cathrine’s Thriving Military Wife interview with Dr. Eva.   Tayler Cathrine is a mother of 4, a military wife and a worldwide traveler who really keeps things interesting! http://taylercathrine.com/thriving/episode-19/...

The Clare Boothe Luce Award

(Photo l to r: Dr. Emma Filipe, Jim Luce, Eva Ritvo, MD) Congratulations! Eva Ritvo, MD and Dr. Emma Filipe, IBM Corp. Social Responsibility (CSR) Studio Leader-Partner, Global Business Services, were honored with the Clare Boothe Luce Award at the...