What It’s Like to Visit an Existential Therapist

It’s not meant to be comforting, but somehow it is

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By Faith Hill

If you ever find yourself sinking into the plush blue couch of Dr. Jane Prelinger, you should know that she doesn’t want you to call her Dr. Prelinger. In her office, even when you’re on the couch and she’s facing you from her chair, looking at you through…

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