Friedman, Barbara

Barbara Friedman, PhD is a Jungian analyst and licensed clinical psychologist. She is also a certified addictions counselor and yoga instructor. Her studies have included many years of Buddhist practice as well as other Eastern meditative traditions. She completed five years of training at the Gestalt Institute of Greater Cleveland in individual, group and intimate systems work. Barbara is the author of Partners in Healing: Redistributing the Power in the Counselor Client Relationship. Her community service includes The Cuyahoga County Drug Abuse services Board and The C. G.  Jung Educational Center of Cleveland, where she was a founding member. After years of service in addictions and mental health agencies, Barbara moved into private practice. She sees individuals and small groups in Chicago, Illinois. She defines her mission as advocating change in the power dynamic, between people and within the psyche, so that each of us can live out our truest and fullest nature.

PH.D. IN COUNCELING PSYCHOLOGY: Case Western Reserve University. (1979)
MASTER’S IN EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY: John Carroll University. (1974)
BACHELOR’S IN AMERICAN STUDIES: Western Reserve University. (1967)

Professional Organizations
The Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts
International Association for Analytic Psychology
The Chicago Society of Jungian Analysts
The Yoga Alliance

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Main Office: 233 E Erie St Suite 709, Chicago, IL 60611



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