Events for December 13, 2021
Reading: 2021_11_29_Kenneally_ManAndHis Symbols_IN Search of Self Presented by Stephen Kenneally, M.A., M.B.A., M.F.T. Individuation is the process of living into an aspect of the innate potential of one’s personality. While we cannot live all the potentials we are born with, and we must bear the world’s pressure to develop certain aspects of Self over others, Jung’s concept of individuation helps us to bear this process of becoming who we were most “meant to be” as consciously as possible. This requires continuous differentiation of the inner and outer influences that want us to simply drift in the direction of the current. Confronting these cultural, collective, and internalized schemas requires bearing guilt and holding the tension of the opposites. We will explore the role of the shadow, the animus/anima, the Self, dreams, and active imagination in the process of individuation, and explore some archetypal material that illuminates this process. Stephen Kenneally, M.A., M.B.A., M.F.T. is a Jungian analyst practicing in Santa Monica, CA. He worked in finance in NYC and in 1998 left Wall St. and moved to the Shalom Mountain Retreat Center in upstate New York where he trained in bio-energetics, group counseling, and Jungian psychotherapy. In 2000, Stephen moved to […]Find out more »
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