Events for November 3, 2021
Presented by Marion Anderson, Ph.D. 4 Wednesdays: , October 20-November 10 , 2021; 4:00-6:00 pm Encountering images of the unconscious can have healing effects and provide a renewed attitude. Giving form to meaningful inner images through painting provides the participants access to psychic energy from the unconscious. In 4 weekly workshop encounters on zoom, we will explore the archetypal contents of a fairy tale by painting important individual images and sharing the experience of our personal processes with the group. For mental health professionals, the exploration and lived experience of archetypal forces through personal inner imagery is necessary and helpful to guide clients in their search of renewed attitudes and symbolic depth as C.G. Jung proposes in his work. This workshop is for adults only and no previous experience with painting is necessary. Learning Objectives: Describe the power of images of the unconscious; Describe the difficulties that can occur when expressing inner images; Define shadow work through symbols of inner images; Describe how painting symbols from the unconscious can have a healing effect on clients; 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 […]Find out more »
Presented by Connie Zweig, Ph.D. The end of work can lead to a liminal period, letting go into a sense of uncertainty, loss of identity, and loss of meaning. A depth psychological approach to this late-life identity crisis requires a turn within and the tools to break through denial, attune to the soul’s longings, and explore meaning beyond doing. If we complete the rite of passage, we find renewal in an identity beyond role. Shifting our identities from role to soul, we release the heroic ego’s strivings and become who we truly are, perhaps for the first time. The Inner Work of Age by Connie Zweig, Ph.D. $19.99 Connie Zweig, Ph.D., is a retired Jungian-oriented therapist, co-author of Meeting the Shadow and Romancing the Shadow, author of Meeting the Shadow of Spirituality and a novel, A Moth to the Flame: The Life of Sufi Poet Rumi. Her book, The Inner Work of Age: Shifting from Role to Soul, (Sept. 2021), extends shadow-work into late life and teaches aging as a spiritual practice. Connie has been doing contemplative practices for 50 years. She is a wife and grandmother and was initiated as an Elder by Sage-ing International in 2017. After investing in all these roles, she is practicing the […]Find out more »
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