Before you go further, please be sure you are applying for membership with YOUR REAL NAME, FIRST AND LAST, or if you are signing up as an organization, publisher, or project, list the organization name here; then list the name of the contact person in the next question.
Which of the following best describes your proposed membership status? If you are signing up with your first and last name, please choose "Individual." Please do NOT choose one of the other options unless you are creating a profile page with a business or organization name
What are your main areas of interest?
Jungian Psychology, Archetypal Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Mythology, Ecopsychology, Somatic Psychology, Transpersonal Psychology, Art or Art Therapy, Dreamwork, Shamanism, Astrology
If you are signing up as an Individual Member, do you have a degree in Depth Psychology?
M.A., Other type of Psychology, Other degree not listed here
If so, from what institution?
Seattle Pacific University
Are you a licensed or clinical therapist?
no but could become.
Please share a little about yourself by way of introduction. What draws you to Depth Psychology and what are you looking for from this community?
I have had a love affair with depth psychology for a very long time and feel called to further my study and bring depth psychology in some fashion to our society to help, to heal, to transform. Still figuring out how that will play out. I am currently a stay at home mom of a beautiful daughter named Sophia and have a background in education, school counseling and anthropology. I am looking for my tribe of like-minded people who are also passionate about individuation and the world of the psyche, soul and inner depths but who also wish to take that knowledge out into the greater society through compassionate action.
Do you belong to any other online Psychology-related communities or orgs? If so, which?
Seattle Jungian Society
American School Counseling Association
American Art Therapy Association
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Greetings Carolyn and welcome to the Depth Psychology Alliance. So glad that you have found us. I hope that our community supports, inspires, and expands your work with depth psychology.
We currently have over 3600 members from all over the world! As you explore our community, I hope you find a dynamic group of like-minded people who I believe are all deeply drawn by the field of depth psychology. The Depth Psychology Alliance is proud that our members come from many walks of life--artists, clinicians, writers, doctors, healing professionals, counselors, students, business people, etc.--so there is much cross-disciplinary knowledge and experience to be shared in our community.
We recommend that to get started, you personalize your profile photo by going to your "My page" and rolling your cursor over the default C.G. Jung image. This gives you the option to switch it to a personal picture. As well, there are many opportunities to engage as you browse the site. When you're ready to jump in, please feel free to post a topic for discussion in the forum, respond to another member's post, or share a link to an article or web site you like.
Here are a few quick links to front page items that may be of interest to you. The Fall 2014 Depth Insights e-zine is out containing articles, poetry, cartoons and artwork and you can access all of the past issues, too. The Multimedia Library contains talks, videos and articles that may be of interest to you. And, the Depth Psychology Alliance Events page contains calls for papers, upcoming conferences, and workshops.
You can also weigh in on the weekly depth discussions by clicking the image and quote at the top of the home page. And here's a link to help you navigate the site for your convenience.
Please don't hesitate to ask if you have any questions. I look forward to seeing you around the community.
Mark Sipowicz, Board Member
"Dwell as near as possible to the channel in which your life flows." --Henry David Thoreau