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Gabor Mate
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Gabor Maté is a retired physician who, after 20 years of family practice and palliative-care experience, worked for over a decade in Vancouver’s Downtown East Side with patients challenged by drug addiction and mental illness. The bestselling author of four books published in twenty-five languages, Gabor is an internationally renowned speaker highly sought after for his expertise on addiction, trauma, childhood development, and the relationship of stress and illness. For his ground-breaking medical work and writing, he has been awarded the Order of Canada, his country’s highest civilian distinction, and the Civic Merit Award from his hometown, Vancouver. He is an adjunct professor in the Faculty of Criminology, Simon Fraser University. To learn more, join his e-news list at www.drgabormate.com.

Books by Gabor Mate

Hold on to Your Kids

Bestselling author and clinician Gabor Maté presents a radical new parenting model to instil strong values and self-esteem in your children.

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Scattered Minds

Bestselling author and clinician Gabor Maté proposes a radical new theory on the ADD epidemic

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In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

A groundbreaking work on the root causes of addiction – and how to heal it – from the legendary Dr Gabor Maté

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