BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles - ECPv5.16.3.1//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Los_Angeles BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0800 TZOFFSETTO:-0700 TZNAME:PDT DTSTART:20220313T100000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0700 TZOFFSETTO:-0800 TZNAME:PST DTSTART:20221106T090000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20220515T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20220605T130000 DTSTAMP:20240227T181722 CREATED:20220207T215314Z LAST-MODIFIED:20220916T224708Z SUMMARY:In-Person Only: Discovering the Self through the Mandala DESCRIPTION:3 Sundays: May 15\, 22\, June 5\, 2022; 10:00 am – 1:00 pm \nPresented by Susan Frankel\, Ph.D. and Mai Breech\, Psy.D. \nJung’s capacity for creative expression both enlivened and informed his relationship with the unconscious throughout his lifetime.  Perhaps one of the most profound discoveries was the art of mandala making as a tool to develop a more conscious relationship to his internal world\, which proved invaluable during a particularly challenging time in his personal life.  Each class in this series will include a theoretical perspective of Jung’s work\, followed by an experiential portion in which participants will have the opportunity to create their own mandala as a form of personal expression. \nLearning Objectives:  \n\nDescribe what Jung meant the Self and its role in the analytic process;\nDescribe Jung’s theories about the role of the mandala as a symbol of psychological wholeness;\nDescribe the functions of the mandala in different cultures and how mandala making is utilized symbolically to help individuals restore a sense of internal balance;\nDescribe how Jung used the mandala as a way of gaining a greater psychological understanding of himself;\nDescribe the significance Jung placed on mandalas when they appeared in the dreams of his patients;\nDescribe how the act of mandala making can be utilized to help patients identify unconscious conflicts;\nGive an example of how mandala making can reflect a parallel process to the patient’s analytic work;\nGive an example of when it would be appropriate to introduce mandala making in the course of treatment;\nGive an example of how to evaluate the effectiveness of using mandala work with a client.\n\nSusan Frankel\, J.D.\, Ph.D.\, is a Jungian analyst in practice in Century City. She practiced law for seven years before returning to graduate school in psychology. Her interests include working with trauma\, infant observation\, and intersubjective transference/countertransference. She has lectured both locally and nationally on the use of infant observation with adult patients. \nMai Breech\, Psy.D.\, is a therapist\, lecturer\, and artist. Her main area of therapeutic focus and research has been on childhood developmental trauma and attachment. Mai has been a mandala artist for over 17 years. She is currently in private practice working with children and adults in Santa Monica as well as completing her post-doctorate clinical work at the C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles. Mai received her Psy.D. from Pacifica Graduate Institute. URL: LOCATION:C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles\, 10349 West Pico Blvd.\, Los Angeles\, CA\, 90064\, United States CATEGORIES:Featured Program,Public Program,Public Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg: ORGANIZER;CN="The%20C.G.%20Jung%20Institute%20of%20Los%20Angeles" GEO:34.0475043;-118.4156941 X-APPLE-STRUCTURED-LOCATION;VALUE=URI;X-ADDRESS=C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles 10349 West Pico Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90064 United States;X-APPLE-RADIUS=500;X-TITLE=10349 West Pico Blvd.:geo:-118.4156941,34.0475043 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR