Monthly Archives: June 2011

Transpersonal approach to the interpretation of dreams

As I prepare for the week-long  series of lectures on creative imagination I  have been wondering about dreams.  We have had an introduction into dreams this week.  Where do we get our ideas from?  Can symbols carry us beyond our … Continue reading

Posted in Theory | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Viktor Frankl’s “Man’s Search for Meaning”

I read the amazing “Man’s Search for Meaning” by Viktor Frankl this weekend. There has been lots written already about life in concentration camps but somehow this account proved captivating as I sat reading in a Central London bookstore on Saturday.  What … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Transference and counter transference

The past two weeks have been concerned with transference and counter transference. Transference had been identified by the great Sigmund Freud when he noticed that his patients often seemed to fall in love with him – including the men. Transference … Continue reading

Posted in Theory | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments