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Therapy as individuation

An image that reminded me of some of Jung’s ideas about individuation. There is my ‘self’ - a smooth, grey pebble separate from all the other pebbles and grains of sand on the beach. I am part of them - this collective consciousness - and yet my task is one of self-realisation and individuation. What is my purpose and meaning? Who am I? And all the while, there is the sea: that inexorable pull of time, change and movement.


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At home in the house of the living

My friend Claire has just celebrated the beginning of Passover with her family. She shared photos of their seder, of drinking from the Kiddush cup and eating eggs dipped in salty water to symbolize t

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