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Psychotherapist borrows horse sense for book on human behavior
Psychotherapist borrows horse sense for book on human behavior

Psychotherapists have plumbed all sorts of relationships in their quest to understand and improve human communication, so perhaps it was only a matter of time before they studied horse sense. Herd behavior, changing habits, building trust — it seems that people have a lot to learn from Equus ferus caballus. Psychotherapist Tara Bennett-Goleman long ago joined the ranks of those who appreciate the equine perspective. She makes a strong case for what horses can inspire us to do, as opposed to what we can train them to do, in her latest book, "Mind Whispering: A New Map to Freedom From Self-Defeating Emotional Habits," which just came out in paperback. After the...

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