Individualization vs Individuation

Individuation is the psychological transformational process which is one of the hallmarks of Jungian psychology. “According to Jung, “There is no linear evolution; there is only a circumambulation of the self” (Jung & Jaffé, 1989, p. 214).  It is easy to confuse individuation with individualism.  Indeed, they carry some innate similarities, as both ideas point to what […]

Defining Soul. Part 2

The following is taken from my dissertation titled “Tending Aging Souls Through Connection with the Natural World: A Depth-ecopsychological Study” (Bridge, 2018). Soul             In order to tend the aging soul, we must have an understanding of what is meant by the word soul.  It is a word that is often used and yet seldom […]