Wild Woman Archetype

A term coined by C.P. Estes in Women Who Run with Wolves for her conceptualisation of the female psyche and soul, which she viewed as rooted in the ‘wilds’ of instinct and uncivilised energy
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The work that has deeply touched my soul and set me up on the journey of writing about the intricacy of the feminine psyche is Women Who Run with the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype, written by Clarissa Pinkola Estes, whose doctorate is in ethno-clinical psychology and who is also certified as a Jungian analyst.
This work is a personal witness to Blessed Mother over the seven decades of my life," says Estes, who is also author of the best-selling Women Who Run With the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype (1992).
check] Women Who Run with the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype by Clarissa Pinkola Estes