Category Archives: Psychology and Art

painting, collage, poetry, writing, dance, etc.

Dr. Dave at The Psychedelic Science Conference

My former M.A. student from the early 70s was at the conference and we met for lunch. He regaled me with amazing stories from his life. For me, that was the highlight of the conference. He had his A/V setup with him and he made this little slide show. No interview this week but I […]

#455 – Sacred Journeys to Renewal with Jungian Analyst Rose-Emily Rothenberg

Rose-Emily Rothenberg, M.A., M.F.T., is a Jungian analyst in private practice in Pacific Palisades. A member of the faculty of the C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles, she has lectured nationally and internationally on the topics of psyche/body and the orphan archetype. She has been a Jungian analyst for over thirty-five years. Rose-Emily’s new book, […]

#426 – Exploring The Deep Psyche Through Music with Iain Woods aka “Psychologist”

Iain Woods is an artist based in London, England. He studied Fine Art at Warwickshire School of Fine Art and then Brighton School of Art from 2004-2008. Specialising in the study of conceptual art from the 1960’s onwards, his practise involved performance, video, sound-installation and works on paper, but it was always a preoccupation with […]

#403 – Insights on Rape, Courage, and Authenticity from The Cartooning Psychologist, Nina Burrowes PhD

Transcript Dr. Nina Burrowes is a psychologist, researcher and author specializing in the psychology of rape and sexual abuse. She started her career working as a researcher for the Prison Service and then moved on to establish herself as an independent research consultant. She has conducted research with sex offenders, their victims, the public, and […]

#358 – A Soul-Centered Approach to Creativity with Jonathan Katz, PhD

Transcript Jonathan Katz, Ph.D. is a Chicago-based Clinical Psychologist, who specializes in working from a mind-body approach, in combination with Jungian/Archetypal and transpersonal psychology. For over 20 years, he has been a student and teacher of traditional Chinese martial arts, meditation, and Qigong–an Inner Door student of Sifu Woo Ching practicing the White Crane System, […]

#352 –Creative and Therapeutic Uses of Tarot with Andrew Matzner, MSW

Andy Matzner is a licensed clinical social worker and psychotherapist. He also is adjunct faculty at Virginia Western Community College (in the mental health and psychology programs) and Hollins University (Gender and Women’s Studies). In addition to his MSW, Andy has a master’s degree in anthropology and a master’s in European Languages and Literatures (perhaps […]

#315 – Sexuality and The Religious Imagination with Jungian Analyst, Bradley TePaske

Transcript Dr. Bradley TePaske received his Diploma in Analytical Psychology from the C.G. Jung Institute for Analytical Psychology in Zurich, Switzerland in 1982 and an American PhD in Depth Psychology from the the Union Institute of Cincinnati in 1987. Prior to this calling, he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Iowa […]

#286 – Understanding Jungian Active Imagination with Monika Wikman, PhD

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#278 – The Use of Active Imagination in Jungian Sandplay with Maria Hess, PhD

Maria Hess, Ph.D. has been a practicing depth oriented psychotherapist and therapist educator in Sonoma County for over 25 years. She was the founding clinical director and supervisor for Lomi Community Clinic and for Humanidad Counseling Services. An Associate Professor of Psychology at Sonoma State University Maria teaches clinical courses to prepare undergrads for advanced […]

#253 – Creativity and The Brain with Shelly Carson, PhD

Shelley Carson, PhD is a researcher and instructor of creativity, psychopathology and resilience. She is the author of Your Creative Brain: Seven Steps to Maximize Imagination, Productivity and Innovation in Your Life (Jossey-Bass/Wiley). Based on scientific findings from studies involving brain imaging, brain injury cases, neuropsychological testing and interviews with hundreds of highly creative individuals, […]