Carolyn Conger, Ph.D., is a teacher and consultant of personal growth who studies healing and metaphysical arts with tribal societies throughout the world. Her doctorate is in clinical psychology. She lives in Santa Monica.
"A priceless gift for anyone facing suffering, or seeking a trusted guide on the path toward wholeness, authenticity, and radical transformation." --Harriet Lerner, Ph.D, author of The Dance of Anger and The Dance of Connection
"The vast human wisdom and transformational energies found in this profoundly compassionate book reveal how the end-game of our lives can be a time of magnificent surrender and enlightenment, if we wish it to be." --Richard Chamberlain, actor and New York Times bestselling author of Shattered Love "A rare and deep look into the great mystery of dying, this powerful book gives the reader a path through the darkness to light." --Roshi Joan Halifax, Founding Abbot, Upaya Zen Center "Thoughtful, practical advice, and meaningful exercises to help those facing death reclaim their lives and live them to the fullest. A must read."--Jacob Zighelboim, MD "A strikingly practical and helpful book about how to live with aging and dying. Through The Dark Forest is uniquely valuable for the individual who is ready to face life and grow during the encounter with old age and mortality. Dr. Conger's book guides and empowers the adept traveler in all of us." --S. Robert Moradi, M.D., Board Certified Psychiatrist and Jungian Analyst Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry UCLA School of Medicine