381: James Hollis on Living Between Worlds
03.26.2021 - By The One You Feed
James Hollis is an American Jungian psychologist. He is a public speaker and the author of 16 books. He runs a private practice as a Jungian Psychoanalyst and is the Executive Director of the Jung Educational Center.
Eric and James have an interesting conversation about his newest book, Living Between Worlds: Finding Personal Resilience in Changing Times, his work with depth psychology, and what it means as we go through different passages in life.
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In This Interview, James Hollis and I Discuss Living Between Worlds and…His book, Living Between Worlds: Finding Personal Resilience in Changing TimesDepth Psychology is trying to engage and work with the unconscious Looking at the patterns in your life and working backward to see what produces behaviorHow dreams represent self-regulatory dimensions of the psycheAs we have conversations with the external world, we must have one with our internal worldSelf is the guiding energy that tries to heal your wounds Self is the natural motive towards wholeness and developmentA passage is when something has died and you’re in betweenThe first half of life is asking what the world is asking of me?The second half of life is asking what the soul is asking of me?Meaning is a by-product of being in the right relationship with one’s own soulAsking yourself what your fears make you do or keep you from doing?Investigating the archaic fear that is keeping us stuckThe psyche’s agenda of growth and developmentThe psyche’s agenda of self-healingThe purpose of dreamsJames Hollis Links:
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