Persona & Shadow

1 hour 50 minutes
1.5 CEs Available



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Topics: Persona, Shadow.

Persona and Shadow

The development of our persona, or social identity, necessarily means that certain qualities that “are not us” are relegated to the shadow. Discussion centers on the way these qualities, if not integrated, are projected onto other people.

Learning Objectives
After listening to this recording, students will be able to:

1) Verbalize an understanding of the nature of persona as a component of the psyche according to Jung;

2) Identify characteristics of his or her own shadow.

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© 1991 John Van Eenwyk
Ⓟ 1991 CG Jung Institute of Chicago


Van Eenwyk, John

Dr. John R. Van Eenwyk received his PhD in religion and psychological studies from the University of Chicago.  A clinical psychologist and Training Analyst with the Pacific Northwest Society of Jungian Analysts, he maintains a private practice in Jungian Analysis in Olympia, Washington.  He is also an ordained priest in the Episcopal Church and a Clinical Instructor at the University of Washington School of Medicine. The author of Archetypes and Strange Attractors: The Chaotic World of Symbols, he publishes widely and lectures internationally on both Jungian psychology and the treatment of torture survivors.



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