Cup of Tao

In this episode, I discuss a brief outline for dealing with hardship in life using three Taoist principles.

Show Notes

Cup of Tao Season 5 Episode 1 - How to deal with Hardship
Hosted by Chris L McClish
In this episode: I talk about a brief outline for dealing with hardship in life using three Taoist principles.
After discussing this, I take a short break and then talk on a more personal level.
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What is Cup of Tao?

Cup of Tao - Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times. This podcast incorporates Taoist philosophy and modern contextual psychology principles, which are presented as educational skills and guidelines for living in today's uncertain times. A podcast for those who have an interest in Taoism, Eastern-philosophy, and mindfulness-based skills. Podcast by Chris L McClish, who has held many roles in life including having a lengthy career as a psychotherapist, as well as having served as an author, clinical supervisor, Judo sensei, personal trainer, mindfulness meditation instructor and now a career in a law enforcement role. For those into: #mindfulness, #taoism, #taoteching, #taoist, #meditation, #taoteacher, #tao, #taoismpodcast

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