Chrysalis: The Psychology of Transformation

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Toronto analyst Marion Woodman explores the body/spirit relationship, the withdrawing of projection, gender issues, and the surrender of the ego to the Self as these themes relate to personal transformation.

woodman-marionMarion Woodman was a Canadian mythopoetic author and women’s movement figure. She was a Jungian analyst trained at the C. G. Jung Institute in ZürichSwitzerland. She was one of the most widely read authors on feminine psychology, focusing on psyche and soma. She was also an international lecturer and poet. Woodman is author of Addiction to Perfection and The Ravaged Bridegroom

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  1. Donna Wilson said:

    Thank you, Marion Woodman. At a new place in relationship with my mother as an elder, in particular I appreciate what you say about being vs. doing, and being at a place of rebirth. The importance of the container is critically important to individuals, communities, and societies.

    July 3, 2016
  2. This talk is the bomb. Liminality, ritual, gender, archetypes, demagoguery, 1984, I don’t know where to start.

    May 25, 2016

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