Fierce Self-Compassion
with Kristin Neff, Ph.D.

September 18 & 25, 2021
7 AM-10 AM PT

July 21, 23, 28 and 30, 2021
4- 7 pm Pacific Time
Presented by Kristin Neff and Chris Germer
This Event is a Benefit for CMSC

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