Past Presentations

  • 2016:  “The Three Languages.”  Interpreting Fairy Tales Symbolically.  Analyst Training Programme, Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts. 
  • “The Expressive Arts in the Analytic Process.”  Group Supervision.  The Analyst Training Programme, Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • 2014: “How to Relate to Our Dreams.” Four weekly seminars at the C.G. Jung Foundation of Ontario. Arts and Letters Club, Toronto.
  • “The Melusine Legends and Other Tales.” For trainees in the Analyst Training Programme, Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts
  • 2013: "Midway in the Course of the Sun." Lecture, Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Symbolic Approach to Fairy Tales." Analyst Training Programme, Ontario Association Jungian Analysts.
  • "Bewitchment in Fairy Tales." Life Institute, Ryerson University, Toronto.
  • "Caregiving as Passage to Renewal." Lecture, Second Mile Club, Toronto.
  • 2012: "Breath, Form and Image:  Explorations of the Intuitive Body." Experiential workshop on spontaneous movement and image work, with Janice Skinner. Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • 2010-11:"Dreams and the Development of Personality."  Seminar series at The Life Institute, Ryerson University, Toronto.
  • "The Ties that Bind."  Lecture at The Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "The Expressive Arts in Analytic Work."  Colloquia in The Analyst Training Programme of The Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • 2009-10: "Creativity and Aging."  Lecture at The Silver Screens Arts Festival, Raymond Chang School, Ryerson University, Toronto
  • 2008-9:Two seminars on cultivating space for the symbolic life:
                -"Fairy Tales and the Language of Symbols." Seminar series at the Jung               Foundation, Toronto.
                -"Working with images:  the expressive arts in analytic work."  For
                  advanced candidates in the Analyst Training Programme, Toronto
  • 2007-8: "Jacob and the Angel." Lecture on the work of the sculptor, Jacob Epstein, at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "The Creative Impulse Within." series of six seminars at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "The Expressive Arts in Analysis." For trainees in the Analyst Training Programme of the Ontario Association of Jungian analysts.
  • 2006-7: "Depression and Renewal:  some reflections."   Lecture at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Jung ’s concept of Neurosis." Two seminars with case material in the Analyst Training Programme of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • "Spontaneous Images generated during an analysis." Colloquia with case material for trainee therapists looking at paintings, clay work, movement and the expressive arts in therapy.
  • "Interpreting Fairy Tales from a symbolic perspective."  Four seminars for trainees in the Analyst Training Programme of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • 2005-6  "The Helpful Animal in Fairy Tales."  Four weekly seminars on Norse Fairy Tales at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Understanding our Dreams." A four week seminar with selected dreams of four men and women, at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "The creative task of interpreting Fairy Tales." Four seminars in the Analyst Training Programme, Toronto, Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • "Colloquia with case material on the role of the expressive arts in analysis," for trainees in the winter semester of the Analyst Training Programme, Toronto.
  • 2004-5: "The Bad Mother and Other Stories."  A four week seminar series on Gypsy folk tales at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Images of the Feminine in Fairy Tales:  maidens and mothers," in the Fall semester of the Analyst Training Programme, the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • "Colloquia with case material on the expressive arts in the analytic work."  Winter semester in the Analyst Training Programme of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • 2003-4: "Initiation Motifs in Fairy Tales."  A four week seminar series at the Jung Foundation in Toronto.
  • "The Helpful Animal in Fairy Tales." Fall semester in the Analyst Training Programme of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  •  "Images from the Unconscious."  Case presentations on the expressive arts in analytic work.  Winter semester in the Analyst Training Programme of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • 2002-3: "The Feminine in Fairy Tales."  A four week seminar series at the Jung Foundation in Toronto.
  • "Images of the Animus in Myth, Legend and Fairy Tale," in the Winter semester of the Analyst Training Programme, the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • 2001-2: "Understanding Fairy Tales."  A four week seminar series at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Resonant Patterns in Fairy Tales."  Fall semester in the Analyst Training Programme, The Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • 2000-1: "Dreams and the Inner World."  A four week seminar series at the Jung Foundation.
  • "The symbolic approach to understanding Fairy Tales,"  in the Fall semester of the Analyst Training Programme of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts.
  • 1999-2000:  "Can These Bones Live?"  Lecture on a Biblical vision at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • 1998-9: "Dreams and the Life of the Psyche."  Four week seminar series at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Mercurius and the Recovery of Soul."  Four week seminar series on fairy tales at the Jung Foundation in Toronto.
  • 1997-8: "Dreams in Midlife."  Four week seminar series at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Bewitchment and Redemption in Fairy Tales."  Four week seminar series on the psychological meaning of bewitchment in fairy tales at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Persona and Shadow."  Lecture at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • 1996-7:  "The Apocryphal Book of Tobit and the evil spirit in relationship."  One day seminar at the Jung  Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Basic Concepts in Jung’s Interpretation of Dreams."  Four week seminar series at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • 1995-6: "Initiation Motifs in Dreams." Series of four seminars at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • 1994-5:  "Interpretation of Dreams."  Four week seminar series at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Patterns of Relationship." One day film seminar on Louis Malle’s 'Damage'.  With Robert Gardner, Jungian analyst, at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • 1993-4: Walking Tour of Exhibition of Sculpture by British Artist Anish Kapoor at the Power Plant Art Gallery in Toronto.
  • "Interpretation of Fairy Tales."  A four week seminar series at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Spring Rituals"  One day voice Workshop with artist Michele George at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Inner Rhythms"  Four weekly workshops in expressive movement with Beverly Stokes, body- mind centering practitioner at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • 1992-3:  "Basics in Jungian Psychology."  Presentation at the Toronto Institute of Human Relations.
  • "Meeting the Animal Ancestors."  Four week movement workshop with  Beverly Stokes, body-mind centering practitioner at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Interpretation of Dreams."  Series of four weekly seminars at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • 1991-2:  "Folk tales of the East."  Series of four seminars at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Basic Principles of Jungian Psychology." Series of lectures at the Jung Foundation, Toronto.
  • "Women’s Rituals"  Series of four seminars on rituals at various stages of a woman’s life in Sri Lanka.  Held at the Jung  Foundation, Toronto.

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