About Dennis Portnoy

Dennis Portnoy is a psychotherapist in private practice in San Francisco for over 30 years. He is the author of THE INTRINSIC SELF: How defining yourself and your worth by your achievements and usefulness is undermining your happiness and serenity. He also offers presentations on Compassion Fatigue and self-care for people in helping roles. More information is available at

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