RSVP – Book Launch: Transitions in Jungian Analysis: Essays on Illness, Death and Violence by Pamela Power, Ph.D.
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Painting to a Grimm’s Fairy Tale (Zoom Only)
October 31, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - November 28, 2023 @ 4:00 pm
Presented by Marion Anderson
Tuesdays 2pm-4 pm online (4 sessions)
- Describe how the process of using painting as a way of working with one’s personal imagery can be of value in the therapeutic process
- Describe some of the difficulties that can occur when a patient is expressing inner images through painting
- Describe what is meant by Jung’s concept of the shadow
- Give an example of how working symbolically with inner images can help patients integrate and work more consciously with their shadow material
- Describe how painting symbols from the unconscious can have a healing effect on clients by working more directly with defensive structures such as splitting, projection, and projective identification.
- Describe how this technique can be helpful during times of emotional transition
- Describe how creating an image with the hands can stimulate a more active attitude and why this might be critical in working with patients with depression.
- Give an example of how symbolic content expressed through painting images of the unconscious can help mental health professionals guide clients through trauma and crisis situations.
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