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:https://junginla.org 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:20210314T100000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0700 TZOFFSETTO:-0800 TZNAME:PST DTSTART:20211107T090000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20210313T103000 DTEND;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20210313T123000 DTSTAMP:20240227T151639 CREATED:20210105T201410Z LAST-MODIFIED:20221220T214421Z UID:252946-1615631400-1615638600@junginla.org SUMMARY:No Choice but to Act DESCRIPTION:Presented by Coline Covington\, Ph.D. \nIn the midst of atrocities\, there is the silent presence of those brave individuals who act and stand apart from the crowd\, who risk their own lives by rescuing others\, and in other ways\, by voicing their dissent.  The actions of these exceptional individuals raise questions as to why they were able to do what they did and why other people don’t.  If we look more closely at the histories of these individuals\, we discover that they may not be as exceptional as we think\, and that bravery can take different forms in different contexts.  Through the use of clinical material and recorded interviews\, this presentation will explore the unconscious dynamics that determine acts of bravery. \nLearning Objectives: \n\nDescribe two psychological factors which contribute to an individual’s capacity to demonstrate bravery in the face of atrocity;\nDescribe two psychological factors which make it difficult for an individual to demonstrate bravery in the face of atrocity.\n\nColine Covington\, Ph.D.\, a Jungian analyst in private practice in London\, is a Training Analyst of the Society of Analytical Psychology and the British Psychotherapy Foundation\, and former Chair of the British Psychoanalytic Council.  For several years\, Coline has combined her background in political science and criminology with her psychoanalytic practice and thinking.  Since 2007 Coline has been a Fellow of the International Dialogue Initiative\, which applies psychoanalytic concepts to the understanding of political conflict and the effects of trauma on political behavior.  Coline has been writing a trilogy on morality and the unconscious.  Author of Everyday Evils:  A Psychoanalytic View of Evil and Morality (2017)\, For Goodness Sake:  Bravery\, Patriotism and Identity (2020)\, her third book\, The Political Morality of Collective will be published in 2022. URL:https://junginla.org/event/no-choice-but-to-act/ LOCATION:Zoom Meeting – Link will be emailed to participants. CATEGORIES:Featured Program,Program for Clinicians Only,Public Program,Public Programs ATTACH;FMTTYPE=image/jpeg:https://assets.junginla.org/uploads/2021/01/ColineCovington.jpg ORGANIZER;CN="The%20C.G.%20Jung%20Institute%20of%20Los%20Angeles":MAILTO:administration@junginla.org END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR