Catharine Jones, past president of the C.G. Jung Institute and past director of training, serves on the faculty of the Analyst Training Program as well as the Clinical Training Program at the C. G. Jung Institute of Chicago. She has lectured nationally and internationally. She is interested in Jung’s concept of Complex Theory, as the interface of psyche/soma, and the implications for clinical work, as seen with dream work and a sensorimotor focus . Especially, the post Jungian work in archetype, attachment theory, and neurobiology and the relationship between image and analytical psychological theory. Ms. Jones is interested in the expanding field of analytical psychology and the promising implications for the growth of work of cultural complexes, specifically racism, as utilized in group work. Of clinical interest is the field of trauma and healing from trauma. She works with individuals and couples and groups. Ms. Jones, is also an affiliate member of Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts; she has held chair of Ethics Committee and a Review Committee, as well as served on exams.
Rinda West, PhD
Rinda West, PhD earned her PhD at the University of Leeds (England) in English literature. She has taught at the University of Chicago, Oakton Community College, and Canterbury Christ Church University in England. Her book, Out of the Shadow, explores paths to healing the rift between humans and nature in Western culture. She is currently a landscape designer in Chicago, specializing in native plants and family-friendly gardens.