Events for December 7, 2019
Presented by Michal Aizenman, L.P.C.C. "How little know we what we are How less what we may be" - Anne Brontë In this theoretical and experiential workshop participants will have the opportunity to practice Jung's approach to dream work, utilizing his concepts of active imagination, amplification, psychic energy, and the shadow. We will examine some of the similarities and differences between Jung and Freud's approach to the unconscious especially as it pertains to working with dreams. As we analyze the dream, we will focus on the function of the shadow in dreams, as a way of integrating aspects of the personality that are often evacuated, projected outward, devalued, or dismissed because they are found to be too disruptive to the preservation of an overly adaptive ego. Learning Objectives: Describe what is meant by the term active imagination and how it is used in psychotherapy; Describe what is meant by the term amplification and how it is utilized in psychotherapy; Describe what is meant by the term shadow in Jungian theory and practice; Give an example of how the shadow manifests in dreams; Describe some of the clinical difficulties in working with a patient with an overly adaptive ego; […]Find out more »
Psychologists: The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles is approved by the California Psychological Association to provide continuing professional education for psychologists. The California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) now recognizes CPA continuing education credit for license renewal for LCSWs and MFTs. The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Nurses: The C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles is an accredited provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Registered Nurses may claim only the actual number of hours spent in the educational activity for credit.