REFLECTIONS ON THE SPIRITUAL LIFE
February 11, 2017
Since my first article on spiritual abuse, I have been surprised and saddened by just how many people have contacted me who have experienced forms of s...
February 10, 2017
In my earlier article on The Spiritual Life and our Shadow, I describe the Jungian under-standing of how we learn, from early childhood, to suppress as...
September 30, 2016
In my earlier article on
Struggling with Prayer: A Psychological Perspective, I looked at ways we can unconsciously resist the change prayer can start...
February 12, 2016
Spiritual abuse is a much under discussed subject that is sadly more prevalent in spiritual contexts, including mainstream religions, than is widely re...
September 20, 2015
Carl Jung, a 19th century Swiss psychoanalyst whose work bridges the gap between psychology and spirituality, understood our Shadow to be where we hide...
Spiritual pathology describes how we can distort and undermine our spiritual path and its practices, because of our own deep unresolved inner emotional...
June 17, 2015
In our Western world many people suffer from an inability to live with paradox and contradiction. We have lost touch with paradoxical, mystical or cont...
June 15, 2015
Rob Preece, a Buddhist spiritual mentor I am privileged to know, recently wrote a book entitled 'The Wisdom of Imperfection.' An excellent book underst...
May 17, 2015
Spiritual bypassing, a term coined by psychologist John Welwood in 1983, is the use of spiritual beliefs and practices to avoid dealing with our painfu...
March 12, 2015
Spiritual Life and Our Shadow
Accreditation for Spiritual Directors?
November 2, 2017
Working with Our Dreams in the Spiritual Life Part II
September 14, 2017
Symbolic Life & the Spiritual Path
September 13, 2017
Working with our Dreams in the Spiritual Life Part I
Spiritual Life & Our Dreams
September 11, 2017
Telling our Stories...
July 31, 2017
Soul, Spirituality & Psychology
June 5, 2017