Going on Being

Going on Being : Buddhism and the Way of Change : a Positive Psychology for the West

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The author discusses Buddhism as it relates to his practice of psychotherapy and how a Buddhist understanding of psychological problems makes change for the better possible.
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About Mark (Mark William) Epstein

Mark Epstein, M.D., is also the author of Thoughts Without a Thinker: Psychotherapy from a Buddhist Perspective and Going to Pieces Without Falling Apart: A Buddhist Perspective on Wholeness. A psychiatrist in private practice, he lives in New York City.
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"A thoughtful and compassionate view of what therapy can accomplish when it recognizes the indivisibility of the psyche and spirit."
–New Age

"Lucid and thoughtful."–Elle

"Like the best Buddhist masters, Epstein tells wonderful stories, full of wisdom and flashes of inspiration. From the stories emerges a way of being and seeing." –Booklist

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