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Antidote to Overwhelm | Bonus Meditation with Oren Jay Sofer


Take the edge off out-of-control overwhelm and gain some agency in how you respond when everything feels like it’s crashing down.

About Oren Sofer:

Oren Jay Sofer teaches mindfulness, meditation and Nonviolent Communication. He has practiced meditation since 1997, beginning his studies in Bodh Gaya, India and is a long-time student of Joseph Goldstein, Michele McDonald, and Ajahn Sucitto, and is a graduate of the IMS/Spirit Rock Teacher Training program.

He holds a degree in Comparative Religion from Columbia University and is the author of Say What You Mean: A Mindful Approach to Nonviolent Communication.

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