Event: Vegan dinner & talk.
Speaker: Michael Edelstein.
Talk: Self-Esteem: The "Feel Good About Yourself" Trap.
When: Friday 13 April @ 6:30 PM.
Where: Bok Choy Garden, 1820 Clement St.
(bet. 19th & 20th Aves), San Francisco.
Reservations required: Dave Goggin, <dg2222@...>.
Please include an estimate of the probability you'll actually
show up. Cost of dinner will be split among participants.
Dr. Michael Edelstein, a San Francisco clinical psychologist and author of the award-winning Three Minute Therapy, will present his controversial view that self-esteem is an unempirical approach, destructive to emotional well-being. Michael is Past President of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy and a practitioner of Albert Ellis' Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT).
You may find Dr. Edelstein's website at www.threeminutetherapy.com.