archetypal psychology


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archetypal psychology

A system of mental therapy developed by J Hillman in the 1970s, which relativises and deliteralises the ego, focusing on the psyche and the archai (the deepest patterns of psychic functioning), and fundamental fantasies (myths) which animate life, as keys to self-knowlege.
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8221; Mikkal's teachings are a synthesis of shamanic principles, learned from inner and outer teachers, and the principles of Jungian and archetypal psychology.
approaches to meaning: myth, philosophy science, postmodernism, pragmatism, archetypal psychology metaphysics and naturalism.
Here, Appleton draws on Jung's archetypal psychology (his concepts of image and the shadow) and his post-Jungian commentators.
And it is the anima above all that gives Jungian archetypal psychology its distinctive character.
Moore's brand of spirituality integrates Jungian and archetypal psychology, classic mythology, and Eastern philosophy, but it is also grounded in good old Roman Catholicism.
The author draws parallels between Jung's archetypal psychology and Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy, presenting cases illustrating the integration of the two.
The author's unfamiliarity with psychology, archetypal psychology in particular, is reflected by his wrong use of the word "secret" in the triarchic pattern of "outward" (phyi), "inward" (nang), and "secret" (gsang).
As both dreams and trance states are powerful non-ordinary states of consciousness, dreams have much to offer to the hypnotherapist, particularly those working with the Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy modality which Zimberoff and Hartman (1998) summarize as fitting within the category of deep experiential, transpersonal psychotherapy which also applies to Jung's Archetypal psychology.