Everyone including political candidates and the party they represent possess a “Shadow” which also includes many positive and creative elements.One of the fundamental tenets of Depth Psychology is…Continue
It would be quite nice if there were a discussion group or other forum in which persons who have Blogs, Websites, Etc., dedicated to the work of Carl Jung and Depth Psychology could share ideas on…Continue
This file contains a Directory consisting of:1. Depth Psychology Groups and Organization in the United States2. Foreign Depth Psychology Groups and Organizations3. Depth Psychology Online Discussion…Continue
The classification of individuals [By Type] means nothing at all. It is only the instrumentality, or what I call "practical psychology," used to explain, for instance, the husband to a wife, or vice versa. ~Carl Jung, Evans Conversations, Page 23.
It is not the purpose of a psychological typology to classify human beings into categories—this in…Continue
Carl Jung’s Funeral Sermon given…Continue
When Lao-tzu says: “All are clear, I alone am clouded,” he is expressing what I now feel in advanced old age.
Lao-tzu is the example of a man with superior insight who has seen and experienced worth and worthlessness, and who at the end of his life desires to return into his own being, into the eternal unknowable meaning.
The archetype of…Continue
VON FRANZ: I met him when I was eighteen. And I began in the year later in ’34: I began analysis with him.
We went out there to the tower, and out of the bushes suddenly–we were standing around, kind of, you know awkwardly, as one does, not knowing what was going to happen–and then out of the bushes came a man, and I was deeply impressed by him.
I thought he naturally, he was a Methuselah because when you are eighteen you ‘think a 58 year old is ready for the…Continue