The Gifts of Imperfection

In The Gifts of Imperfection, Brené Brown, a leading expert on shame, authenticity, and belonging, shares ten guideposts on the power of Wholehearted living, a way of engaging with the world from a place of worthiness.

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Why Therapy?

Some of the reasons people go for therapy: problems in relationships; sadness, grief and loss; life crises……

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Balancing Heaven and Earth: A Memoir of Visions, Dreams, and Realizations

The book jacket for “Balancing Heaven and Earth” describes Robert Johnson’s memoir as a candid and profound reflection on Johnson’s 75 years of life and “the wisdom of a lifetime devoted to balancing the inner and the outer, the masculine and the feminine, the eternal and the everyday.” Johnson, a noted lecturer, author, and Jungian analyst, has the particular gift of being able to communicate complex, sometimes obscure, ideas in a way that they become immediately useful to the reader. He is a teacher, a guide, a scholar, and a mystic. Reading his books makes me want to be a better person and makes me feel I can be. What more can you ask?

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Addiction to Perfection: The Still Unravished Bride

Of all the authors who have influenced my work and my personal journey, none has been more significant than Marion Woodman. Addiction to Perfection: The Still Unravished Bride: A Psychological Study (Studies in Jungian Psychology), published in 1982, was the first of her books that found its way to me. In it she explores the psychology of women through case material, dream, mythology, modern symbolism and imagery.

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Brene Brown at TedX

I love Ted talks and I wanted to share one of my favorites here. Click for the video!

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The Courage to Be

“The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.” Paul Tillich

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