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Mark Epstein, a psychotherapist and author, in New York, Jan. 6, 2018. Epstein wrote a slew of popular books on the intersection of Western and Eastern thought, but kept his work with patients separate. Then came his father’s illness, and a new book: “Advice Not Given.” Nathan Bajar/The New York Times

When a therapist puts Buddhism into practice

Publication date 19 January 2018 | 17:19 | ICT

Psychotherapist Mark Epstein is known for lucidly mapping the ways in which Buddhism can enrich Western approaches to psychology. In his books, starting with the publication of “Thoughts Without a Thinker” in 1995, the philosophies and

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