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The gifts of imperfection : let go of who you think you're supposed to be and embrace who you are

Author: C Bren? Brown
Publisher: Center City, Minn. : Hazelden, [2010] ©2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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In The Gifts of Imperfection, Bren? Brown, a leading expert on shame, authenticity, and belonging, shares ten guideposts on the power of Wholehearted living--a way of engaging with the world from a place of worthiness.
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Genre/Form: Furman Center collection
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C Bren? Brown
ISBN: 9781592858491 159285849X
OCLC Number: 1056993520
Description: xvii, 137 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: wholehearted living --
Courage, compassion, and connection: the gifts of imperfection --
Exploring the power of love, belonging, and being enough --
The things that get in the way --
Cultivating authenticity: letting go of what people think --
Cultivating self-compassion: letting go of perfectionism --
Cultivating a resilient spirit: letting go of numbing and powerlessness --
Cultivating gratitude and joy: letting go of scarcity and fear of the dark --
Cultivating intuition and trusting faith: letting go of the need for certainty --
Cultivating creativity: letting go of comparison --
Cultivating play and rest: letting go of exhaustion as a status symbol and productivity as self-worth --
Cultivating calm and stillness: letting go of anxiety as a lifestyle --
Cultivating meaningful work: letting go of self-doubt and supposed to --
Cultivating laughter, song, and dance: letting go of being cool and always in control.
Responsibility: by Bren? Brown.

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In The Gifts of Imperfection, Bren? Brown, a leading expert on shame, authenticity, and belonging, shares ten guideposts on the power of Wholehearted living--a way of engaging with the world from a place of worthiness.
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