Do you have a background in depth psychology in any of its myriad "flavors," as well as some direct experience in facilitation, coaching, teaching, or guiding others in their learning journeys?Do you…Continue
"Without evolutionary inquiry, we lack a sense of direction; without mythological inquiry, we lack a sense of systemic existence. Without both, we separate ourselves from the world we live…Continue
"I talk with trees and the forest wildlife, and the stones show me the way…"
~Carl Jung; Red Book; Page 227
Try seeing instead of looking, hearing instead of listening, being touched instead of touching… clouds and wind, grass and river…experience the…Continue
Risk meeting your Soul: risk living your life!
(Clinical and poetic inspiration for all of us)
"It is my clinical experience that most of us do not have abiding permission to fully claim our own lives. Sadly, this means that we are often living in a fragmented, partial way. Our soul---that is, our psyche---knows this of course, grieves, and presents us with those many protests we call symptoms." What Matters Most, James Hollis
your life is your…
“My so-called personality is a persona through which soul speaks.” (Hillman in Re-Visioning Psychology)
James Hillman used to remind us that if you don’t think you’re talking to yourself--that there isn’t a constant stream of chatter in your mind and body (dreams of course carrying the largest cast of characters and their chatter, shouts, murmurs, and demands) --you’re kidding yourself. And part of his message regarding this…Continue
It is often a great relief in the midst of our busy lives to create some ceremony and space for the larger and sometimes unseen questions we otherwise ignore, forget or stuff down into the unconscious. Ahh, at last, here is an hour, a day, a weekend to strip myself of the daily accumulation…Continue