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Androgyny: The Opposites Within

June Singer

Full of psychological and spiritual insights that speak to today's sexual confusion, Singer shows how a person can at once embrace complementary and contradictory attitudes toward sex and gender. Finally,... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Archetype of the Absolute: The Union of Opposites in Mysticism, Philosophy and Psychology

Sanford Drob

In Archetype of the Absolute: The Union of Opposites in Mysticism, Philosophy and Psychology, Sanford Drob traces the “problem of the opposites” in the history of ideas and develops the... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

At Home in the World: Sounds and Symmetries of Belonging

John Hill

To be at home in the world is an expression of attachment observed in all living beings and the specifically human need to create a world of shared meaningful experiences.... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Attacked by Poison Ivy: A Psychological Understanding

Ann Belford Ulanov

With a particularly strong emphasis on Jung's theories of archetypes, Dr. Ulanov's examination of her own experience with affliction is an example of psychology in practice. She details the terribly... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Awakening the Slumbering Goddess: The Latent Code of the Hindu Goddess Archetypes

Ashok Bedi

Life rarely works out as we planned it. Often it works out worse and sometimes better than we planned. It is my hypothesis, based on extensive clinical experience as a... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Awakening the Soul: A Deep Response to a Troubled World

Michael Meade

Awakening the Soul addresses the issue of the loss of soul throughout the world and the loss of meaning and truth in modern life. Michael Meade shows how meaning is... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Blake, Jung, and the Collective Unconscious: The Conflict Between Reason and Imagination

June Singer

In this thoughtful discussion of Blake's well-known Marriage of Heaven and Hell, Singer shows us that Blake was actually tapping into the collective unconscious and giving form and voice to primordial psychological... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Bridge Work: Essays on Mythology, Literature and Psychology

Dennis Patrick Slattery

The twenty chapters in this volume are divided into Formal Essays and Cultural Essays. Both, however, explore in varying degrees the place of consilience between literature, mythology and depth psychology.... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Celtic Queen Maeve and Addiction: An Archetypal Perspective

Sylvia Brinton Perera

Drawing on twenty-six years of experience as a Jungian analyst, the author shows how the stories and images of ancient mythology can illuminate the depths of the psyche. In particular... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Crossing the Healing Zone: From Illness to Wellness

Ashok Bedi

The medicine of the 20th century was about the treatment of illness. The medicine of the 21st century is about wellness. Crossing the Healing Zone advances the new concepts of... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Depth Psychology: Meditations in the Field

Dennis Patrick Slattery & Lionel Corbett

Developed in the spirit of C.G. Jung, and extended by the work of James Hillman, Depth Psychology: Meditations in the Field grows directly from the soil of the Romantic Movement... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Dreams, A Portal to the Source

Edward C. Whitmont & Sylvia Brinton Perera

Natural and necessary expressions of the life force, dreams provide access into unconscious areas of life. They give specific and appropriately timed messages which can assist the dreamer with problem... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Embrace of the Daimon: Healing Through the Subtle Energy Body

Sandra Lee Dennis

This ground-breaking book, written over a nine-year period, is the result of the author's personal experience and her research into the literature of the daimonic imaginal realm of the archetypes—the... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Eros and Chaos: The Sacred Mysteries and Dark Shadows of Love

Veronica Goodchild

A provocative book that reminds us that our soul's primary longing is for love and then explores that longing. Goodchild explains that our most important task is the growth of... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Extraodinary in the Ordinary

Pittman McGehee

Pittman McGehee offers us brilliant gems of poetry full of light and sound, filled with carefully carved images drawn from the seemingly ordinary world. These words startle with their beauty... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life: How to Finally, Really Grow Up

James Hollis

What does it really mean to be a grown up in today’s world? We assume that once we “get it together” with the right job, marry the right person, have... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Goddesses in Everywoman: Powerful Archetypes in Women’s Lives

Jean Shinoda Bolen

Jean Shinoda Bolen’s celebrated work of female psychology that uses seven archetypical goddesses to describing behavior patterns and personality traits, as relevant and timeless today as when it was first... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Goddesses in Older Women: Archetypes in Women over Fifty

Jean Shinoda Bolen

At some point after fifty, every woman crosses a threshold into the third phase of her life. As she enters this uncharted territory she can choose to mourn what has... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Gods in Everyman: Living a More Considered Life

Jean Shinoda Bolen

The companion volume to Goddesses in Everywoman reveals the powerful inner patterns, or archetypes, that shape men’s personalities, careers, and personal relationships—offering a insights into Greek mythology, Jungian archetypal psychology, and into... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Hauntings: Dispelling the Ghosts Who Run Our Lives

James Hollis

What does life ask of us, and how are we to answer that summons? Are we here just to propagate the species anew? Do any of us really believe that... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Healing Symbols in Psychotherapy: A Ritual Approach

Erik D. Goodwyn

Ritual scholars note that rituals have powerful psychological, social and even biological effects, but these findings have not yet been integrated into the practice of psychotherapy and psychiatry. In Healing Symbols... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Healing the Wounded God: Finding Your Personal Guide on Your Way to Individuation and Beyond

Jeffrey Raff

Through their work with their clients, their own experiences, and studies in myth, mysticism, and alchemy, the authors have traced the emergence of a new spiritual paradigm in which the... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Jung and Aging: Possibilities and Potentials for the Second Half of Life

Leslie Sawin, Lionel Corbett, Michael Carbine, Editors

Aging-what it is and how it happens-is one of today's most pressing topics. Most people are either curious or concerned about growing older and how to do it successfully. We... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Jung and the Alchemical Imagination

Jeffrey Raff

Jung and the Alchemical Imagination illustrates the spiritual nature of Jungian psychology and the debt it owes to the tradition of esoteric religion. Unlike other books on Jung and alchemy... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Jung and the Shadow of Anti-Semitism

Aryeh Maidenbaum

In 1989, Jungian analysts gathered at a conference in New York and in workshops at the International Association for Analytical Psychology conference in Paris to address the rumors of C.G.... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Jung’s Thoughts on God: Religious Depths of Our Psyches

Donald R. Dyer

Dyer's lifelong interest in God stimulated this study of his understanding of God out there and God within. He was astounded to discover that C.G. Jung used the God-word more... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Jung’s Circle of Women: The Valkyries

Maggy Anthony

C.G. Jung opened up a whole new world exploring the psychology of individuation. Among his most ardent followers were a group of women who came to him to be healed,... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Knots and the Untying: Essays on Psychological Dilemmas

Ann Belford Ulanov

Using the image of knots that are hard, and sometimes impossible, to untie, Ann Ulanov circles around the psychic dilemmas that entangle us, sometimes for decades. These can be heartrending... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Like a Tree: How Trees, Women, and Tree People Can Save the Planet

Jean Shinoda Bolen

This masterful work by internationally known author and speaker Jean Shinoda Bolen provides an insightful look into the fusion of ecological issues and global gender politics. This book on the... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Living An Examined Life: Wisdom for the Second Half of the Journey

James Hollis

An Invitation to Listen to Your Soul’s Calling How do you define "growing up"? Does it mean you achieve certain cultural benchmarks―a steady income, paying taxes, marriage, and children? Or... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Living Between Worlds: Finding Personal Resilience in Changing Times

James Hollis

How did we get to this crossroads in history? And will we make it through―individually and as a species? “We all assumed that learning, rationality, and good intentions would prove... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Living the Mystery: What Lies Between Science and Religion

Mark Patrick Hederman

Life is a mystery quite beyond the comprehension of our normal ways of understanding. Having lived as a Benedictine monk for over fifty years, Mark Patrick Hederman has learned how... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Madness and Creativity

Ann Belford Ulanov

Analyst and author Ann Belford Ulanov draws on her years of clinical work and reflection to make the point that madness and creativity share a kinship, an insight that shakes... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Man and His Symbols

C.G. Jung

Man and His Symbols owes its existence to one of Jung's own dreams. The great psychologist dreamed that his work was understood by a wide public, rather than just by psychiatrists,... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Meeting Christ in His Mysteries: A Benedictine Vision of the Spiritual Life

Gregory (Earl) Collins

Nourished by liturgy and lectio divina, this book offers a transforming theological Vision based on prayer and spiritual insight. As a Benedictine monk the author contemplates the sacramental mysteries of Scripture, Baptism,... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Memories, Dreams, Reflections

C.G. Jung

An eye-opening biography of one of the most influential psychiatrists of the modern age, drawing from his lectures, conversations, and own writings.

 In the spring of 1957, when he was... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Mid-Life Psychology and Spiritual Perspectives

Anne Brennan and Janice Brewi

This is the first of the authors' four books dealing with the mid-life crisis. At mid-life, each of us is faced with crucial questions: Will I or will I not... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Mid-Life Spirituality and Jungian Archetypes

Anne Brennan and Janice Brewi

Brewi and Brennan use a blend of Christianity with Jungian psychology to address four stages of the mid-life process: the archetypal perspective, the task of coming to terms with the... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Modern Man in Search of Soul

C.G. Jung

Considered by many to be one of the most important books in the field of psychology, Modern Man in Search of a Soul is a comprehensive introduction to the thought of Carl... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Modern Woman in Search of Soul

June Singer

Singer follows two very different women as they learn to recognize clues by which the invisible world reveals itself to human understanding: dreams and fantasies, visionary experiences, human interactions, and... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Moving Toward the Millionth Circle: Energizing the Global Women’s Movement

Jean Shinoda Bolen

Uniting women from all walks of life. While women’s individual experiences and stories differ, there remains to be a uniting factor that draws women from around the world together. In this... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Nod of Knowing

Pittman McGehee

In Nod of Knowing, Pittman shows us the sacred in the everyday moments of our lives. From the beautiful bloom of a morning glory flower, to a precious curl of a... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

On This Journey We Call Our Life

James Hollis

Over the years James Hollis has offered us many a feast, and we have grown to appreciate the nourishment of their unique mixtures of bitter and sweet. Here he shares... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Path to the Soul

Ashok Bedi

Path to the Soul provides an important evolutionary leap in the rapidly evolving understanding of our psychological and spiritual essence. Drawing from Hindu and Christian spiritual wisdom, biological medicine, psychiatric technique,... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Personality Type: An Owner’s Manual

Lenore Thomson

The type test inside will tell you about the choices you've made and the direction you're taking—according to C. G. Jung's theory of psychological types.

 For Jung, knowing your type... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Power of Love: To Transform Our Lives and Our World

June Singer

The energies of love exist full-blown within each human being. We have an incredible power, given to us at birth, that we must learn how to handle, and it is... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Pregnant Darkness: Alchemy and the Rebirth of Consciousness

Monika Wikman

Author, psychologist, and astrologer Monika Wikman has worked for decades with clients and their dream symbols and witnessed the presence of the divine hand at work in the psyche. In The... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Psychological Types (The Collected Works of C.G. Jung, Vol. 6)

C.G. Jung

One of the most important of Jung's longer works, and probably the most famous of his books, Psychological Types appeared in German in 1921 after a "fallow period" of eight years during... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Psychology and Alchemy (Collected Works of C.G. Jung Vol.12)

C.G. Jung

In this present study of alchemy the author has taken a particular example of symbol-formation, extending in all over some seventeen centuries, and have subjected it to intensive examination, linking... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Psychology at the Threshold

Dennis Patrick Slattery & Lionel Corbett

Selected Papers from the Proceedings of the International Conference hosted by Pacifica Graduate Institute at the University of California, Santa Barbara, 2000 continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Psychology of the Unconscious

C.G. Jung

In this, his most famous and influential work, Carl Jung made a dramatic break from the psychoanalytic tradition established by his mentor, Sigmund Freud. Rather than focusing on psychopathology and... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Reading the Red Book: An Interpretive Guide to C.G. Jung’s Liber Novus

Sanford Drobb

The long-awaited publication of C.G. Jung's Red Book in October, 2009 was a signal event in the history of analytical psychology. Hailed as the most important work in Jung's entire... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Retire Your Family Karma: Decode Your Family Pattern and Find Your Soul Path

Ashok Bedi

We reap what we sow, but we also reap what others before us have sown. If we do this unconsciously, we find ourselves victims of unfortunate circumstances, but if we... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Ring of Power: Symbols and Themes Love vs. Power in Wagner’s Ring Circle and in Us—A Jungian-Feminist Perspective

Jean Shinoda Bolen

A vivid grasp of the story and the characters in "The Ring of Niebelung" brings Richard Wagner's mythic four-opera cycle to life. The Ring Cycle has a hold on our imagination like... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Riting Myth, Mythic Writing: Plotting Your Personal Story

Dennis Patrick Slattery

Riting Myth, Mythic Writing: Plotting Your Personal Story is a both a theoretical as well as interactive book on the nature of personal myth. Its intention is to offer participants... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Songlines of the Soul: Pathways to a New Vision for a New Century

Veronica Goodchild

The title for this book comes from the ancient Aboriginal concept of “song lines" —pathways to another world reached through dreamtime and visionary insight, and encounters with the unknown realm... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Spirit in Jung

Ann Belford Ulanov

Carl Jung is the foremost interpreter of the many interactions of religion, the world of the spiritual and psychological insight into human behaviors. In this book, one of the outstanding... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Spiritual Aspects of Clinical Work

Ann Belford Ulanov

How does the spirit come into clinical work? Through the analyst? In the analysand's work in the analysis? What happens to human destructiveness if we embrace a vision of non-violence?... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Swamplands of the Soul: New Life in Dismal Places

James Hollis

Is the purpose of life to achieve happiness? Who does not long to arrive some distant day at that sunlit meadow where we may abide in pure contentment? In reality... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Archetypes and the Collective Unconscious (Collected Works of C.G. Jung Vol.9 Part 1)

C.G. Jung

Essays which state the fundamentals of Jung's psychological system: "On the Psychology of the Unconscious" and "The Relations Between the Ego and the Unconscious," with their original versions in an... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Black Books (October 2020)

C.G. Jung

In 1913, C.G. Jung started a unique self- experiment that he called his “confrontation with the unconscious”: an engagement with his fantasies in a waking state, which he charted in... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Divine WABA (Within, Among, Between and Around): A Jungian Exploration of Spiritual Paths

Marvin Spiegelman

WABA is J. Marvin Spiegelman's mnemonic for the various manifestations of the experience of the divine: Within, Among, Between, and Around. He details how Zen Buddhism, Hinduism, and the Kabbalah... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Glenstal Book of Icons: Praying with the Glenstal Icons

Gregory (Earl) Collins

The Glenstal Book of Icons presents meditations and prayers on a selection of icons from the Glenstal Abbey Icon Chapel. The process is that of lectio divina, where the icon itself is... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Healing Imagination: The Meaning of Psyche and Soul

Ann Belford Ulanov

This eloquent work speaks of the centrality of imagination in the life of the spirit. Ann and Barry Ulanov describe the imagination as a bridge between the psyche and the... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Inside Out: Mining the Soul

Robin Robertson

Do you think that life happens to you from the outside in? Think again! Robin Robertson says that we are born as complex repositories of memories and behaviors. Some things... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Irish Bull God

Sylvia Brinton Perera

Contemporary Western culture is seeking a new paradigm of manliness relevant to both men and women, at all stages of life. More and more we question the models provided by... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Living God and the Living Psyche: What Christians Can Learn from Carl Jung

Ann Belford Ulanov

Why should Christians bother to read Carl Jung? He may be one of the most famous psychologists of the twentieth century, but are his views and ideas really compatible with... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Not-Yet Transformed God: Depth Psychology and the Individual Religious Experience

Janet Dallett

Is there a fundamental human tendency to believe in something larger than the small, personal life? Janet Dallett discusses some of Jung's most complex ideas to allow readers to feel... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Paradox of Love

Pittman McGehee

The Paradox of Love addresses both the healing and wounding nature of the greatest of contradictions. The human longing for love is fraught with what Jung called the incalculable paradoxes... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Practice of Ally Work: Meeting and Partnering with Your Spirit Guide in the Imaginal World

Jeffrey Raff

Jeff Raff has written about the ally (which has been called many different names in different traditions) in his books Jung and the Alchemical Imagination, Healing the Wounded God, and The Wedding of... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Psychoid, Soul and Psyche: Piercing Space-Time Barriers

Ann Belford Ulanov

This book offers a collection of many new ideas: connection with the psychoid processes of the unconscious is a source of healing, especially in relation to trauma; fresh interpretation of... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Redemption of the Feminine Erotic Soul

Rachel Hillel

Rachel Hillel brings the skills, discipline, & understanding of a therapist trained in clinical psychology & Jungian analysis to the service of the redemption of the erotic soul by looking... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Religious Function of the Psyche

Lionel Corbett

Traditional concepts of God are no longer tenable for many people who nevertheless experience a strong sense of the sacred in their lives. The Religious Function of the Psyche offers a psychological... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Sacred Cauldron: Psychotherapy as a Spiritual Practice

Lionel Corbett

At a time when psychotherapy seems to be a purely secular pursuit with no connection to the sacred, The Sacred Cauldron makes the startling claim that, for both participants, psychotherapeutic work is... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Scapegoat Complex: Toward a Mythology of Shadow and Guilt

Sylvia Brinton Perera

An in-depth study of victim psychology based on historical rituals, dreams, mythology, case material and archetypal patterns. Shows that scapegoating is a way of denying one's own dark side by... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Soul in Anguish: Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Suffering

Lionel Corbett

The Soul in Anguish: Psychotherapeutic Approaches to Suffering presents a variety of approaches to psychotherapeutic work with suffering people, from the perspectives of both Jungian and psychoanalytic psychology. An important theme... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Tao of Psychology, Synchronicity and the Self

Jean Shinoda Bolen

Who hasn't experienced that eerie coincidence, that sudden, baffling insight, that occasional flash of extrasensory perception that astonishes? Can these events be dismissed as mere chance, or do they have... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Undiscovered Self: The Dilemma of the Individual in Modern Society

C.G. Jung

In this challenging and provocative work, Dr. Carl Jung—one of history’s greatest  minds—argues that civilization’s future depends on our ability as individuals to resist the collective forces of society. Only... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Unshuttered Heart: Opening Aliveness/Deadness in the Self

Ann Belford Ulanov

Aliveness and Deadness are processes that cannot be captured, only symbolized within the precincts of psychology and religion. Opening under the shadow of 9/11, our new century must reassess the... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Way of the Small: Why Less is More

Michael Gellert

A practical and spiritual guide to making everyday living sacred. The Way of the Small: Why Less is Truly More explores the principals of a sound, wholesome existence for both... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

The Wedding of Sophia: The Divine Feminine in Psychoidal Alchemy

Jeffrey Raff

Author of the acclaimed Jung and the Alchemical Imagination, Jeffrey Raff continues his teachings in psychoidal alchemy with an in-depth look at the feminine aspect of the divine. Sophia is, in... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Transforming Depression: Healing the Soul Through Creativity

David Rosen

In this groundbreaking book, David H. Rosen, M.D., offers depressed individuals, their families, and therapists a lifesaving course in healing the soul through creativity. This is a book about transforming... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Trauma and the Soul: A Psycho-Spiritual Approach to Human Development and its Interruption

Donald Kalsched

In Trauma and the Soul, Donald Kalsched continues the exploration he began in his first book, The Inner World of Trauma (1996)―this time going further into the mystical or spiritual moments that often... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Understanding Dreams and Other Spontaneous Images: The Invisible Storyteller

Erik D. Goodwyn

Understanding Dreams and Other Spontaneous Images: The Invisible Storyteller applies a contemporary interdisciplinary approach to dream interpretation, bringing cognitive anthropology, folklore studies, affective neuroscience, and dynamic systems theory to bear on... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Understanding Evil: A Psychotherapist’s Guide

Lionel Corbett

Evil is a ubiquitous, persistent problem that causes enormous human suffering. Although human beings have struggled with evil since the dawn of our species, we seem to be no nearer... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Urgent Message from Mother: Gather the Women, Save the World

Jean Shinoda Bolen

Jean Shinoda Bolen’s unique combination of visionary thinking and practical how-to seeks to galvanize the power of women acting together in order to save our world. Bolen outlines the lessons... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

What Matters Most: Living a More Considered Life

James Hollis

Why are we here? What is the meaning of existence? What truly matters the most in life? To even begin to answer these questions we must start by exploring our... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Why Good People Do Bad Things: Understanding Our Darker Selves

James Hollis

Working with the Shadow is not working with evil, per se. It is working toward the possibility of greater wholeness. We will never experience healing until we can come to... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

Women, Stereotypes and Archetypes

Manisha Roy

The book Women, Stereotypes and Archetypes, by Manisha Roy,  explores the complexity of modern woman’s identity which is no longer supported by convenient but limiting stereotypes. The book tries to answer... continue reading or purchase at Amazon.

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