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Diane Dreher, Ph.D., is the author of the best-selling The Tao of Inner Peace. She has a doctorate in Renaissance literature from UCLA and is a professor at Santa Clara University. A positive psychology coach, teacher and writer, she lives in the San Francisco Bay area."

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The light of mindfulness can be beautiful, exhilarating, healing, and empowering, but there are so many distractions in life. It’s easy to get caught up in the shadows of self-doubt, worry, or criticism, dwelling on something that someone did or said to us or perhaps something we regret that we did or said. We might even feel we have good reason to be upset. But that “good reason” can pull us a... Read more of this blog post »
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Beautiful and inspirational book pointing out the difference between superficial pleasures and the deep joy meaning brings to our lives. The author offers insights from many lives and research in positive psychology along with a graceful narrative of ...more
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Alarming account of how corporate interests have engineered fast food and social media to activate the reward center in our brains and produce a nation of addicts. Lustig cites a wealth of neuroscience research here and, fortunately, offers ways we c ...more
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