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Renée Benedict, EAMP
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After ten years of serving the communities of Bellevue and Seattle, I made the decision to close both offices and take a year’s sabbatical before I open a new office in Everett. Not only will I be spending time taking care of my own health and well being, I will be taking courses that have interested me, and will be bringing new passion, insight, and intuition to my practice.
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Blessings to you all! – Renee
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Well, no emotion is inherently good or bad, it’s how we deal with challenging emotions that can end up
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