It’s a little known fact that the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius suffered from chronic pain.
However, Marcus was one of the great Stoic
Today’s interview is with Donald Robertson, a cognitive therapist, author, trainer, and specialist in teaching evidence-based psychological skills.
Donald has published many works on ancient Roman Stoicism and how today it’s still useful for facing challenges with grace and courage.
In this talk, we’re exploring a very interesting topic. We’re going to look at how the Roman emperor and Stoic philosopher, Marcus Aurelius, dealt with chronic pain.
Read Donald’s new book: How to Think Like a Roman Emperor
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