When severe trauma strikes the developing psyche of a child, the vital core of the self goes into hiding in a deep layer of the unconscious. Psychotherapy provides the opportunity for renewed contact with this lost core and hence for renewed life-but not without a battle with the psyche’s defensive powers.
Professional Seminar: 8:30 am – 1 pm “Healing Trauma: Psychotherapy and the Soul in Hiding” 4 CEs
Friday Evening Lecture: 7 pm – 9 pm “Images of the Lost Soul-Child in the Psychotherapy of Early Trauma” 2 CEs
Saturday Workshop: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm “The Soul in Hell and Its Liberation: Reflections on Clinical Depression and Dante’s “Divine Comedy” 5 CEs
Presenter: Donald Kalsched, PhD, Jungian Analyst, lectures nationally and internationally. His new book, “Trauma and the Soul: A Psycho-Spiritual Approach to Human Development and Its Interruption”, explores the “spiritual” or “archetypal” dimensions of clinical work with trauma-survivors.
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