A Return to Wholeness

with Dr. Gabor Maté


Discover the truth about trauma — and what it takes to heal.



In this workshop, physician and trauma expert Dr. Gabor Maté untangles common myths about what makes us sick, connects the dots between psychological pain and the warped values of our culture, and offers a compassionate guide for health and healing.

What This Course Covers

Session 1: 
  • Human Nature vs. Modern Culture
  • The Very Beginning of Authenticity
  • Recognizing Your Authentic Self 
  • Your Personality Pretending to Be You
Session 2: 
  • Approaching Trauma with Curiosity and Compassion
  • Processing Childhood Trauma
  • The Connection Between Health and Childhood Trauma 
  • Releasing Repressed Emotions
  • Healing Others vs. Healing the Self
Session 3: 
  • The Social Roots of Suffering
  • How to Embrace Fearless Authenticity
  • Unity of Mind and Body
  • The Importance of Healthy Anger 
  • A New View of Depression & ADHD
  • Understanding Addiction
  • Misconceptions of Bipolar Disorder
Session 4: 
  • Women and Autoimmune Diseases
  • Authenticity in Relationships
  • The Four A’s of Healing
  • What Does Health Look Like?
  • Saying No
  • Saying Yes 

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What Commune Students Are Saying About Dr. Gabor Maté

“Gabor Maté's connections – between the intensely personal and the global, the spiritual and the medical, the psychological and the political – are bold, wise and deeply moral.”

~ Naomi Klein
Author & Award-winning Journalist

“Gabor Maté is a common-sense doctor and truth-teller. By looking at causes and their effects, he helps you find your way home.”

~ Jamie Lee Curtis
Author, Activist, Alcoholic