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Inspirational Buddhist Psych Course

Postby sherwood » Thu Jan 09, 2014 7:57 am

Hi my name is Tara(it actually is)

As of late the name has become very fitting as I have started a Buddhist Psychotherapy course at Sophia College of Counselling. I have been fascinated by the concepts in Buddhism, particularly how the course applies them to use techniques such as meditation to combat pain, stress, grief and loss and many more.
I also recently lost both of my grandmothers, I have found the principles to be very helpful in letting go of attachment and making me understand how to cope with the grief and loss.


[color=#0000FF]I strongly recommend this course to any of you out there! And am also keen to hear about other inspirational readings people recommend.[/color] :twothumbsup:
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Re: Inspirational Buddhist Psych Course

Postby Punya » Fri Jan 10, 2014 8:29 pm

Hi and welcome sherwood. :hi: Sorry for your recent loss.

I have friends who completed this course (although some years ago) when it was offered in Melbourne. Enjoy!
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Re: Inspirational Buddhist Psych Course

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Jan 15, 2014 5:53 pm

Welcome to Dharma Wheel!

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Re: Inspirational Buddhist Psych Course

Postby DGA » Fri Jan 17, 2014 3:05 pm

Hi Tara! Here's an inspirational reading to consider:

http://www.bdkamerica.org/digital/dbet_ ... a_2007.pdf

enjoy!
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Re: Inspirational Buddhist Psych Course

Postby VajraLion » Thu Feb 27, 2014 4:35 pm

Hello Tara, action mother of the Buddhas of the three times!

I would recommend Shantideva's Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life. One of the most inspirational texts I've ever read and is highly recommended by HHDL and almost any master I have met or heard.

Im not sure if I did it right but I have attached a PDF of the text, if this does not work send me a PM.
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