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Event Name

The Pain Paradox: The "Third Wave" of Mindfulness-Compassion Based Approaches for PTSD & Complex Trauma
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Provided by: Jack Hirose

Date and Time

Mon May 29 to Tue May 30, 2017 (This event is over)
9:00 - 4:00pm


950 W 41st Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Event Description

This workshop presents the Pain Paradox, an East-West theory of trauma-related suffering that suggests that the “solution” to unwanted states is not to avoid, suppress, or intellectualize, but rather to carefully engage, accept, process, and even use painful material in the context of a compassionate therapeutic environment.

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