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Donald is a psychotherapist and author, and one of the founders of the Modern Stoicism nonprofit. He’s also the founder and president of the Plato’s Academy Centre in Athens.

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I am a cognitive-behavioural psychotherapist, and write books such as How to Think Like a Roman Emperor, and Stoicism graphic novel, Verissimus. Founder and president of the Plato's Academy Centre in Athens.