Dr. Tom explores the psychology perspective of unity and Self-Realization.
Inspiration The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. Oprah Winfrey Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. Buddha The Psychology Perspective for Weight Loss Ah… The monthly massage. I made it a determination to… Continue Reading
Dr. Tom continues his exploration of a Jungian Developmental Psychology through analyzing the themes present in Hermann Hesse Siddhartha.
Inspirational Quote Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule. Gautama Buddha The Psychology Perspective Today’s quote is from Gautama Buddha, who lived nearly 5 centuries before Christ. I have always had a profound respect for the teachings of Eastern philosophy. Like any great work of wisdom, the… Continue Reading
It only takes one flame to ignite a passion that transcends all bounds. What's Your Passion? What flame have you ignited today? Have You Shared it?
After completing my doctoral studies, I turned to reading for pleasure to sustain my voracious appetite for knowledge. Blogs, vlogs, self help books, myths, fairytales, and literature on mens issues filled my time, as I sought to transition from a prescribed dream to a dream of my own undertaking. When a student leaves the teacher,… Continue Reading
Gentleness is stronger than severity, water is stronger than rock, love is stronger than force. ~ Hermann Hesse (Siddhartha)
In divorce, the division of assets is superseded as a point of contention solely by the division of child custody. This is a sad, but true fact; but even worse, oftentimes, the context of child custody litigation has as its sole source financial maneuvering between the warring parties.
Convergence of Ego and Self explores the importance adolescent identity development has on healthy psychological development and Self Realization.
Our Archetypal Beginnings explores the initial archetypal themes that drive the psychological development process of individuation from a Jungian perspective.
Introduction Purpose. In this theoretical work, I explore whether a developmental sequence of archetypes occurs during the lifelong individuation process. Human development is a key concept for the theory underlying psychology and its practice; however, the lack of a developmental perspective based on the theoretical tenets of analytical psychology shows… Continue Reading
I lay the foundation for a lifelong developmental theory based on Carl Jung's theory of individuation as it relates to the archetypal journey of the Buddha.