Presentations

Talks and Seminars

  • December 6, 1986. "Dreams and Dreaming." Guest appearance on CKCO television's "Be My Guest."



  • May 1, 1987. "Metaphors in Relationship." Paper presented at the annual conference of the Ontario Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario.



  • May 15, 1989. "Irreplaceable Objects: An Imaginal Approach to the Mourning of Inconsolable Losses." Paper presented at the annual Death Education Conference at King's College, London, Ontario. Audiotape available through King's College.



  • May 15, 1989. "The Resurrection of the Dead: A Jungian Approach to the Mourning Process." Paper presented at the annual Death Education Conference at Kings's College, London, Ontario.



  • May 30, 1989. "The Use of Dreams in Counselling." Presentation to the clinical staff of the Huron-Perth Centres for Children and Youth.



  • February 23, 1990. "Kohut's Self Psychology and the Mourning Process." Presentation to the clinical staff of the Huron-Perth Centres for Children and Youth.



  • May 22, 1990. "Therapy as 'Hermeneutics' and as 'Cure'." Presentation to the Internship Program in Marriage and Family Therapy at Interfaith Pastoral Counselling and Training Centre, Kitchener, Ontario.



  • May 29, 1991. "Bereavement Guilt." Paper presented at the annual Death Education Conference at King's College, London, Ontario.



  • May, 1992. "Dreams, Death, and Mourning" at the 1992 Death Education Conference, King's College, London, Ontario. Audiotape distributed through King's College.



  • July 8, 1992. "The Praying Serpent: The Psychology of an Image," paper presented at A Festival of Archetypal Psychology in Honour of James Hillman, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana. Audiotape distributed through Sounds True Recordings.



  • July 8, 10, 11, 1992. Panellist along with Ronald Schenk, Robert Bosnak, Michael Whan, Nor Hall, T.J. Kapacinskas, Mary Watkins, K. Higuchi, "Doing It: A Therapy Workshop" -Cases, Dreams, etc., A Festival of Archetypal Psychology in Honour of James Hillman, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana. Audio Tape distributed through Sounds True Recordings.



  • July 12, I992. Panellist along with James Hillman, Robert Bly, Charles Boer, Debra McCall, Robert Sardello & Tom Moore discussing the theme "The Immortals." A Festival of Archetypal Psychology, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana. Video Tape distributed through Sounds True Recordings.



  • May 18th, 1995. "Dreams: A Journey of Discovery," Public Lecture sponsored by The Mind-Body Centre, London, Ontario.



  • June 8, 1995. Reply to Richard Noll's Critical Attack on Jung and the Concept of the Collective Unconscious. Interview by Michael Enright, CBC Radio, for "As It Happens."



  • October-November 1995. "Happening to Ourselves: Jungian Psychology and the Inner Life." Eight-week seminar series at the London Public Library.



  • November 24, 1995. "Jungian Analysis." Lecture to University of Western Ontario, clinical psychology interns, University Hospital, London, Ontario.



  • March-April 1996. "The Symbol as 'Genius' Inspiring Personal Mythology." Six-week seminar at The London Training Centre.



  • November-December 1996. "Northern Gnosis: Themes of Norse Myth in Psychoanalysis and Everyday Life." Six-week seminar at The London Training Centre.



  • October-November 1998. "Archetypal Psychology Seminar." Six-evening seminar at the Grosvenor Lodge, London, Ontario.



  • November 6 & 7, 1998. Friday evening paper: "Analytical Psychology and the Life of the Psyche." Saturday workshop: "The Life of the Psyche from the Radiolarian to the Anima." The Analytical Psychology Society of Western New York, Buffalo, New York.



  • January 22, 1999. "Analytical Psychology and the Life of the Psyche." C.G Jung Foundation of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario.



  • February 23, 1999. "Dreams and the Inner Life." Interfaith Pastoral Counselling Centre, London, Ontario.



  • April-May 1999. "The Life and Work of C.G. Jung," Six-evening Seminar at the Grosvenor Lodge, London, Ontario.



  • June 17, 1999. "Personality: A Jungian Perspective," Presentation to C.A.P.E. students, London Interfaith Counselling Centre.



  • July 28, 1999. "Slinking toward Bethlehem: A Prospective View of Shame." Contribution to the East Aurora Seminar in Archetypal Psychology, Paul Kugler and James Hillman, convenors.
  • November 5, 1999. "Anima and Persona." C.G. Jung Foundation of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario.



  • February 4, 2000. "Slinking toward Bethlehem: A Prospective View Shame." C.G. Jung Foundation of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario.



  • March 3 & 4, 2000. "Analytical Psychology and the Life of the Psyche: A Radiolarian Perspective." "The Objective Psyche and the Status of the Image." Presentations to the Pittsburgh Seminar of the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts, Pittsburgh, PA.



  • March 10, 2000. "The Throb of Creation." C.G. Jung Foundation of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario.



  • April 6, 2000. "Dreams and the Inner Life." Psychotherapy Rounds presentation, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario.



  • May 2000. "Analytical Psychology and the Life of the Psyche." Four-evening seminars presented at the Grosvenor Lodge, London, Ontario.



  • October & November, 2000. "Life as Metaphor: The Imaginal Psyche in Everyday Life." Six-evening seminars presented through the Department of Continuing Studies, The University of Western Ontario. London, Ontario.



  • October 22, 2000. "Personality Development: A Jungian View." Presentation to the candidates of the Training Institute of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts. Toronto, Ontario.



  • November 10 & 11, 2000. Friday evening paper: "Dreams and the Inner Life." Saturday workshop: "The Status of the Image in Analytical Psychology: The Lumen Naturae and the Concept of the Objective Psyche." The Analytical Psychology Society of Western New York, Buffalo, New York.



  • May-June, 2001. "Jung's Myth of Experiencing." Six evening seminars presented at the Grosvenor Lodge, London, Ontario.



  • November 24, 2001. "The Light of Nature: The Living Image in Analytical Psychology." Presentation to the candidates of the Training Institute of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts. Toronto, Ontario.



  • January 26, 2002. "The Psychology of the Transference." Day-long presentation to the candidates of the Training Institute of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts. Toronto, Ontario.



  • May 30, 2002. "Dreams in Psychotherapy." Psychotherapy Module Series Lecture, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Western Ontario, The London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus, London, Ontario.



  • September 27, 2002. "The Spiritual Aspect of the Unconscious." Lecture to the Analytical Psychology Society of Western New York, Buffalo. N.Y.



  • September 28, 2002. "My Fair Hysteria." Day-long seminar for the Analytical Psychology Society of Western New York, Buffalo. N.Y.



  • May 2, 2003, "Dreams and the Inner Life." Lecture to The Society for Jung Studies of Southeastern Michigan, Hamburg, Michigan.



  • May 17, 2003, "The Psychology of the Transference (Part Two)." Day-long presentation to the candidates of the training institute of the Ontario Association of Jungian Analysts, Victoria College, Toronto, Ontario.



  • September 30, 2003, "Dreams and the Inner Life." Public lecture hosted by The London Public Library, London, Ontario, Canada.



  • November 1 & 15, 2003, "The Dove in the Consulting Room: A Workshop with the Author." Presentation to The Analytical Psychology Society of Western New York, The C.G. Jung Center, Buffalo, N.Y.



  • May 21, 2004, "Analytical Psychology and the Life of the Psyche." Lecture to The Society for Jung Studies of South Eastern Michigan, Hamburg, Michigan.



  • June 3-6, 2004, "A Climb Up the Slippery Mountain: A Weekend Workshop with Wolfgang Giegerich, Greg Mogenson, and David L. Miller." A seminar for interested mythology students convened by Sharon Allen and Josh Bertetta. El Capitan Canyon, California.



  • October 16, 2004, "Introduction to Giegerich." A seminar for colleagues, Toronto, Ontario.



  • November 12, 2004, "Dreams and the Inner Life." Presentation to The Minnesota Jung Association, Minneapolis, Minnesota.



  • November 13, 14, 2004, "Hysteria and Anima." Presentation to the Minnesota Jung Seminar.



  • April 1 & 2, 2005, "Dreams and the Inner Life," "My Fair Hysteria." Presentation to the C.G. Jung Society of New Orleans.



  • September 14, 2005. "This Last of Meeting Places: Of Dreams and Mourning." Presentation to Bereaved Families of Ontario, London, Ontario.



  • November 18, 2005. "The Eyes of the Background: Nature, Spirit, and Fire-Side Psychoanalysis." November 19, Seminar: "The Light of Nature." Presentation to the Analytical Psychology Society of Western New York, Buffalo, New York.



  • November 25, "The Eyes of the Background: Nature, Spirit, and Fire-Side Psychoanalysis." Presentation to The C.G. Jung Society of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario.



  • October 18, 2006, "The Eyes of the Background: Nature, Spirit, and Fire-Side Psychoanalysis." Presentation to The Society for Jung Studies of South Eastern Michigan, Hamburg, Michigan.



  • April 28-30, 2006, "The Place of Interpretation" and "Anima and Hysteria." Presentations to analysts and candidates of The C.G. Jung Institute of Chicago. University Club of Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.



  • June 23, 2006, "The Place of Interpretation: Absolute Interiority and the Subject of Psychology." Presentation to the 2006 Conference of the Jungian Society for Scholarly Studies. New College. University of Toronto. Toronto, Ontario.



  • September 26, 2008, "Law & Order Meets Freud & Jung: The Trials of Analysis." Lecture to the Analytical Psychology Society of Western New York, Buffalo, New York.



  • September 27, 2008, "Before the Bar of the Notion: Analytical Psychology and the Courtroom Analogy." Day-long seminar presentation to the Analytical Psychology Society of Western New York, Buffalo, New York.



  • February 12, 2010, "Law & Order Meets Freud & Jung: The Trials of Analysis." Minnesota Jung Association.



  • February 13-14, 2010,"Notional Practice: Introduction to the Contribution of Wolfgang Giegerich," Presentation to the Minnesota Jungian Seminar.



  • February 18, 2011, "Law & Order Meets Freud & Jung: The Trials of Analysis." Presentation to The Society for Jung Studies of South Eastern Michigan, Hamburg, Michigan.



  • April 16, 2011, “Giegerich Seminar,” co-led with Santo Tarantino. Presentation to the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts, Millennium Harvest House, Boulder, Colorado.



  • April 13, 2012, “Psychology's Dream of the Courtroom," Presentation to The Minnesota Jung Association, Minneapolis, Minnesota.



  • April 14-13, 2012,"The Dialectics of the Cure: Clinical Moments in the Context of Notional Practice," Presentation to the Minnesota Seminar in Jungian Studies.



  • August 23, 2012, “Some Reflections on the Founding of this Society," Presentation to The International Society for Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority, Crown Plaza Hotel, Berlin Germany.



  • August 24, 2012,"The Courtroom as the Other of Psychotherapy and Analysis," Presentation to The International Society for Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority, Crown Plaza Hotel, Berlin, Germany.



  • July 20, 2013, “Entering the Speculative Mind," Presentation to The International Society for Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority, Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto.



  • July 21, 2013,"Inwardizing Rilke's Dog of Divine 'In-seeing' into Itself," Presentation to The International Society for Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority, Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto.



  • May 2 &3, 2014, “Psychotherapy in Light of the Psychological Difference" and "Giving the Talking Cure the Form of the Speculative Sentence." Presentations to The C.G. Jung Institute of Pittsburgh Analyst Training Program, Pittsburgh, PA.



  • July 20, 2014,Opening Remarks: "The Psychological Difference, Variously Drawn." Presentation to 2nd international conference of The International Society for Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority, The Crown Plaza Hotel, Berlin, Germany.



  • July 21, 2014, “Interiorizing an Underlined Sentence into Itself: Reflections on being 'only that!'" Special Guest Presentation to 2nd international conference of The International Society for Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority, The Crown Plaza Hotel, Berlin, Germany



  • April 11-12, 2015,"Dialectics & Analytical Psychotherapy." Presentation to the Minnesota Seminar in Jungian Studies.



  • October 30, 2015,"Law & Order meets Freud & Jung: Psychology's Dream of the Courtroom." Presentation to C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles.



  • October 31, 2015,"Notional Practice: The 'Art of Theorizing' in Contemporary Jungian Practice." Presentation to C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles.



  • November 1, 2015,"Dialectics & Analytical Psychotherapy." Seminar presentation to C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles.



  • September 2015 - April 2016, "Jungian Psychotherapy & Notional Practice." Monthly small group seminar, London, Ontario.



  • May 14, 2016, "Dereliction of Duty and the Rise of Psychology: PDI in the Light of Conrad's Lord Jim." Presentation to 3nd international conference of The International Society for Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority, Serra Retreat, Malibu, California.



  • June 17, 2016, "Jungian Psychotherapy as a Notional Practice." Presentation to the Ecuador Carl Jung Fundación, Quito, Ecuador.



  • October 1, 2016, "Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority: an Introduction." Presentation to Jungian analyst Colleagues, London, Ontario.



  • July 22, 2017, “Peripeteia du Mal: A Tribute to Negation" Presentation to The International Society for Psychology as the Discipline of Interiority, Chestnut Conference Centre, Toronto.