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Mary Goldenson

Mary Goldenson

Mary Goldenson, PhD,
is the author of It’s Time: No One's Coming to Save You. She is a clinical psychologist currently specializing in the resilience we need to live life. She has a private practice in Los Angeles focusing on relationships, transitions, and mediation. Mary has been working with Esalen for almost 40 years.

A New Beginning: Courage and Heart

May 31 - Jun 05 Begins in 3 months
with Mary Goldenson

One day you finally knew
what you had to do, and began . . .
— Mary Oliver
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
— Mark Twain
"In this workshop," Mary Goldenson writes, "we will courageously peer into the depths of our hearts and minds to ask:
• Does my life reflect my heart's desires?
• If fear did not stop me, what might I be doing differently?
• What truths do I need to tell to live?
• To whom or what have I given power over my life? What must I do to reclaim it?



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