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-Jack Kornfield, author of A Path with Heart
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-Steven Gurgevich, PhD, assistant clinical professor of medicine, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine
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-Larry Dossey, MD, author of Healing Words
and The Power of Premonitions
"Pain is unavoidable. Suffering is optional. Nice idea in principle, but how do we make it real? Peter and Maggie show you, step by step."
-Shinzen Young, author of The Science of Enlightenment
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the enigma of chronic, unrelenting pain seems much less mystifying. The gentle and reassuring approach of Drs. Levine and Phillips offers many practical possibilities for addressing pain with a sense of personal empowerment and a renewed drive toward wellness on all
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-Michael D. Yapko, PhD, clinical psychologist and author of Mindfulness and Hypnosis: The Power of Suggestion to Transform Experience and Managing Pain With Hypnosis
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About the Author
Peter A. Levine, PhD, is the creator of Somatic Experiencing® and the author of many highly regarded references on physical and emotional trauma recovery. See traumahealing.com.
Maggie Phillips, PhD, is a psychologist and author who specializes in the treatment of chronic pain and trauma. See maggiephillipsphd.com.