Many Rivers Book Talk

How Developing Awareness Can Help End Anxiety and Depression!

Book Talk and Signing with Dr. Rode

Sebastopol, California — Many Rivers Books & Tea hosts award winning local speaker/author Dorena Rode as she launches her latest book, Developing Awareness, on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 7:30pm.

Developing Awarness Book CoverJoin author, Dorena Rode as she talks about and reads from her latest book: Developing Awareness (a collection of personal stories).  In this talk she will discuss how the tools presented in the book can be used to eliminate unpleasant mental states like anxiety and depression.  Come, enjoy fun stories from the book and get your book copy signed.

In Developing Awareness, the reader is inspired and encouraged to look within for personal answers.   Dorena describes her process of questioning the modus operandi and trusting her own knowing.  To further aid exploration this 10th Anniversary Edition includes additional questions and tools to help the reader end depression, stop anxiety, and explore/expand their consciousness/awareness/mindfulness.

Lynne Cockrum-Murphy, Ed.D., LISAC writes:

The Answers Are Within-A Collection of Personal Stories Volume 1: Developing Awareness is an excellent, deeply satisfying read of honest self-expression of pain, growth, and truth. Dr. Rode teaches the reader how to go deep, then shows how worthwhile the search and inner work is in achieving inner peace. In sharing her awakening, she lights the path for others.

April (Online review of first edition):

I am so inspired by this book from the first moment I started reading it I felt uplifted and ready to look within.

Dorena Rode is an award-winning speaker with a Ph.D. in physiology (UC Davis) and a degree in behavioral health counseling (Rio Salado).  Her passion is to assist people in changing the habitual ways of living and thinking that no longer serve themAuthor's picture.  She operates from the premise that each person has the wisdom within them about what is best for them and an innate ability to heal completely from any ailment or trauma.  Dorena’s extensive knowledge of addiction, trauma, nutrition, energy medicine, physiology, personal recovery, ThetaHealing®, meditation, Access Consciousness®, and herbal medicine give her stories an engaging richness, while at the same time she provides the reader with practical tools from her own experience that will allow them to change anything that isn’t working in their life.

Dorena lives, practices and teaches in Northern California.  She offers individual sessions and leads retreats and workshops.  She facilitates change by asking questions, resolving trauma and clearing limiting beliefs with verbal processing.  She also uses hands-on methods to eliminate dysfunctional processes and balance the body.

Developing Awareness  $16.95 USA,  128 pages
ISBN/EAN13:  1941894100 / 978-1941894101

What:  Book talk and signing with Dorena Rode
When:  Thursday, April 20, 2017, 7:30pm
Where:  Many Rivers Books & Tea, 130 S. Main St., Sebastopol, CA 95472

Event Contact: Many Rivers Books & Tea:  707-829-8871

Dorena Rode is available for pre-event phone interviews. For booking presentations, media appearances, interviews, and/or book-signings contact  (707) 291-7731    Dorena’s blog:


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