Houston APT September 2017 Meeting

Psychological Type in Ordinary Experience

Julian Brown (ENTP) Facilitator

 Saturday, September 23, 2017

Bilingual Education Institute
6060 Richmond Avenue

9:15-10:00  Registration
(guest fee $5 at the door)

& Continental Breakfast

10:00 – Noon Program

BYOL at nearby restaurant

(Buy Your Own Lunch)

About the Program

At some level we are aware that we do not experience an event in the same way. The fact of variation in experience will be this meetings topic. Through a facilitated discussion we will explore three aspects of experience:

  1. How my psychological type affects my experience
  2. How I react to the expression of experience from others
  3. How I accommodate or expect to be accommodated differences in experience.

The framework for the discussion will be basic Jungian psychological functions and John Beebe’s eight function model. The model experience will be: the weather.

About the Facilitator

Julian Brown has studied psychological type and used it in facilitation, management, and consulting for 20 years. He was introduced to the Dialog method in 1996 and has practiced it since then to facilitate understanding, study, and questioning.

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Houston APT is back for Fall 2017!

Stay tuned for future program announcements.  Your input is welcome.

 

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Houston APT is back for Fall 2017!

Stay tuned for future program announcements.  Your input is welcome.

 

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Houston APT October Program–cancelled

We will not have a program in October.  Stay tuned for future program announcements.

 

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Houston APT September 2016 Meeting

Program Planning Meeting

 Saturday, September 17, 2016
Bilingual Education Institute
6060 Richmond Avenue
9:00—9:30   Registration (guest fee $5)
& Continental Breakfast
9:30—12:30        Program
BYOL at nearby restaurant
(Buy Your Own Lunch)

About the Meeting
Here we are at beginning of a new program year. This year’s first meeting will be a planning meeting to lay out the programs for the upcoming year. Please come and help build a schedule of stimulating and thought-provoking meetings.

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Houston APT 2016 Summer Schedule

We will not have Saturday meetings for the months of June, July, and August.

Please watch this site for updates and plan to join us again the third Saturday in September.

Be safe, nurture your dominant function, listen to your inferior function, and enjoy your summer!

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Houston APT May 2016 Meeting

 Jung’s Practice of Active Imagination

Presented by Sharon Wallace, Ph.D.

Saturday, May 21, 2016
Bilingual Education Institute
6060 Richmond Avenue
9:00—9:30   Registration (guest fee $5)
&Continental Breakfast
9:30—12:00        Program
BYOL at nearby restaurant
(Buy Your Own Lunch)

About The Program
Active imagination is a therapeutic practice in analytical psychology in which emotions, fantasies, and spontaneously occurring images are given form through artistic expression and engaged in dialogue for the purpose of understanding their symbolic meaning. Jung developed this imaginal process experientially through his own self-healing during a troubled period in his life following his break with his mentor, Freud, and later incorporated it into his analytic work.

In Jung on Active Imagination, Joan Chodorow writes, “Jung’s analytic method is based on the natural healing function of the imagination. . . . All the creative art psychotherapies (art, dance, music, drama, poetry) as well as Sandplay can trace their roots to Jung’s early contribution.”

Jung held that continued practice not only widens one’s consciousness but also develops the inner capacity to break one’s dependence on an analyst to mediate the process, thereby “attaining liberation by one’s own efforts and . . . finding the courage to be oneself.”

In this overview, participants will learn about and discuss the process, background, theory, and some applications of active imagination.

About The Speaker
Sharon Wallace, PhD is a management and organization effectiveness consultant, executive coach, speaker, writer, and musician. She has over 20 years of consulting experience internationally and holds a PhD in Depth Psychology, an MBA concentrated in Management Information Systems, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Flute Performance. Her doctoral research involved understanding the psychology of communities through a Jungian lens. She holds a certificate in organization design, is an MBTI® Master Practitioner, President of the APT eChapter, and a member of the APTi board of directors. If you plan to attend the OD Network Conference in Atlanta this October, look for Sharon’s session entitled: “Ruled by the Tools: A Case for Personal Accountability in the Digital Age.”

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