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Calliflower Communiques – an evening with Gabor Mate.

iotum has another in our series of Calliflower Communiques coming up next week — an Evening with Gabor Mate. The teaser for it reads:

If addiction has touched your life at all you will not want to miss this detailed examination and explanation of addiction. In this teleseminar as in his new book In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts bestselling writer and physician Gabor Mate looks at the epidemic of addictions in our society. He explains why we are so prone to them and what is needed to liberate ourselves from their hold on our emotions and behaviors.

When: Wednesday August 6th at 6:30 PM Pacific Time
To Register: visit http://apps.calliflower.com/conf/show/33149.

Gabor Mate, M.D. is the author of four bestselling books including Scattered Minds and When the Body Says No-published in ten languages on five continents-and co-author, with Gordon Neufeld, of Hold On To Your Kids.

A Former medical columnist for the Globe and Mail, where his byline continues to be seen on issues of health and parenting, Dr. Mate has had a family practice, worked as a palliative care physician and, most recently, with the addicted men and women in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver.

If you haven’t participated before, I encourage you to do so. The format is 45 minutes of interview, followed by 45 minutes of Q&A with the audience, which makes for a very interactive session, and the guests we’ve been able to attract have been excellent.  Previous guests have included William Shatner and Peter Senge.

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