Archetypal & personal family relationships in contemporary life — Workshop

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Archetypal & personal family relationships in contemporary life — Workshop

A presentation by Margaret Caulfield

Saturday, November 5, 2011 10am - 4.30pm
Venue: The Quaker House, 10 Hampson St, Kelvin Grove
Admission: Members & Concession: $85 • Non-members: $100

Please bring a plate for shared lunch.

The term archetype was not coined by Jung, its origin is in patristic writings. However Jung’s unique contribution was to use the idea of archetype in a psychological sense with reference to contemporary life. Jung saw archetypes as ambivalent, potentially positive and negative.

Psychological growth occurs when we attempt to bring the unconscious content to consciousness.

In this interactive workshop we will explore and become familiar with patterns of various archetypal figures and patterns of contemporary life, which are both powerful and creative or powerfully destructive to human life and family relationships. Family in this workshop is seen as the meaningful and or difficult relationships we have with a group of people who represent family to us.

Margaret Caulfield ANZSJA IAAP is a Training Analyst with ANZSJA. She is Co Director of Training, C.G. Jung Institute of ANZSJA. Before her recent move to Melbourne, Margaret was in clinical practice in Sydney, where she also lectured in Jungian theory and practice in the Post Graduate degree of music therapy and psychiatric nursing, at the University of Technology, Sydney. Margaret has written and presented papers nationally and internationally. She lectures throughout Australia and New Zealand and is involved with the review, development, design and delivery of ANZSJA Training.