This Wednesday at 6 p.m., at the Red Victorian, 1665 Haight St., San
Francisco, enjoy a delicious, nutrient-dense vegan meal made without
sugar sweeteners or oil, and prepared by Patricia Allen Koot, N.E.,
certified Nutrition Educator.
After the dinner, stay for "Communication Strategies for Building
Consensus," presented by Dr. Michael R. Edelstein, award-winning
author and clinical psychologist. He'll open the floor for questions
and will help you navigate your communication difficulties with
intimate relationships and co-workers.
Dr. Edelstein is the author of Three Minute Therapy, a self-help book
for overcoming common emotional and behavioral problems, for which he
has been awarded Author of the Year.
In his in-person and telephone practice, Dr. Edelstein commonly
assists people with issues of anxiety, depression, relationship
problems, and addictions, and is one of the few practitioners of
Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) in the Bay Area. He is also
the San Francisco SMART Recovery Professional Advisor. Dr. Edelstein
lectures nationally and internationally, appears on radio and
television, and is published in psychological journals. He writes the
advice column, "Ask Dr. Mike," which has appeared in the Mensa San
Francisco Intelligencer and In the Know. More info at:
Ten dollar minimum suggested donation will help cover costs of
putting on the dinner. RSVP to 707-774-1904 or email: info@wellness-