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Written by Mark Epstein

Narrated by Mark Epstein

Published on March 1, 2003

Audio is 545 hours

About Going On Being:

Before Mark Epstein became a medical student at Harvard and began training as a psychiatrist, he immersed himself in Buddhism through experiences with such influential Buddhist teachers as Ram Dass, Joseph Goldstein, and Jack Kornfield. The positive outlook of Buddhism and the meditative principle of living in the moment came to influence his study and practice of psychotherapy profoundly. Going on Being is Epstein’s memoir of his early years as a student of Buddhism and of how Buddhism shaped his approach to therapy, as well as a practical guide to how a Buddhist understanding of psychological problems makes change for the better possible.

In psychotherapy, Epstein discovered a vital interpersonal parallel to meditation, but he also recognized Western psychology’s tendency to focus on problems, either by attempting to eliminate them or by going into them more deeply, and how this too often results in a frustrating “analysis of analysis.” Buddhism opened his eyes to another way of change. Drawing on his own life and stories of his patients, he illuminates the concept of “going on being,” the capacity we all have to live in a fully aware and creative state unimpeded by constraints or expectations.

,Mark Epstein, M.D. is also the author of Thoughts Without a Thinker: Psychotherapy from a Buddhist Perspective and Going to Pieces Without Falling Apart. A psychiatrist and consulting editor to Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, he lives in New York City.

Going On Being was published on March 1, 2003.

The Going On Being Audiobook is 545 hours. Speechify has the Abridged edition version of the audiobook.

Both the publication language and the narration language are in English.

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Subjects in Going On Being

Going On Being includes the following subjects: buddhism audio books, audio books buddhism, buddhism, buddhist psychology, spirituality, mindfulness, awareness, eastern philosophy, spiritual life, self help books, self help buddhism, buddhist life, spiritual books , audiobooks, audio books, books on tape. The BISAC Subject Code is Religion, Buddhism, General.

About the Author(s) of Going On Being

The author of Going On Being is Mark Epstein.

About the Narrator of Going On Being Audiobook

The narrator for the Going On Being Audiobook is Mark Epstein.

Going On Being Audiobook Additional Info

The imprint is Macmillan Audio. It is supplied by MPS. The ISBN-10 is 1593970609. The ISBN-13 is 9781593970604.

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