Self-Care for Activists: A Guide to Clearing Yourself of Trauma While Working for a Better World

Mocana Productions Inc.

 A lengthy essay by lifelong animal advocate Erik Marcus on how to overcome the various personal challenges that confront activists.
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Erik Marcus writes about animal advocacy and technology. 

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Mocana Productions Inc.
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Published on
Dec 3, 2015
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Pages
61
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Language
English
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Genres
Self-Help / Emotions
Self-Help / Personal Growth / Happiness
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