Dreaming… To Unlock Doors of Inner Potential

Inspiration Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls. Joseph Campbell Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths. Joseph Campbell The Philosopher’s Corner … Continue reading Dreaming… To Unlock Doors of Inner Potential

Dr. Thomas Maples

Inspiration: A Universe of Infinite Power

Dr. Tom explores the inner power behind soul’s capacity to go within, mend what is there, and will itself to aspire to new heights.

Siddhartha Gautama: A Jungian Perspective of Self-Realized Development During Middle-Life

Dr. Tom continues his exploration of Middle Life Development. Believe, Achieve. and Advance Confidently In The Direction of Your Dreams!!!

Finding One’s Self in Pursuit of Loving Relationships: An Analytical Study of Archetypal Adult Development

Dr. Thomas Maples provides an analytical perspective of adult development using Carl Jung’s theory of archetypes as a foundation to understand the Self-Realization process.

Narcissus and the Absent Father: Towards an Ecological Understanding of Narcissism and Ego Development

Dr. Tom explores the idea of the absent father in the development of primary and secondary narcissism. He analyzes and amplifies the themes present in the original story Echo and Narcissus as a means to develop an ecological understanding of narcissism and its effects on healthy and unhealthy ego development.

Echo and Narcissus: Towards an Ecological Understanding of the Narcissism and Healthy Ego Development

Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes. (Carl Gustav Jung) Narcissism has recently become a booming topic of discussion both amongst professionals in the psychological community and the public at … Continue reading Echo and Narcissus: Towards an Ecological Understanding of the Narcissism and Healthy Ego Development

Archetypal Themes of Early Adult Development: An Analysis of Siddhartha & the Consummation of Masculine Love

Dr. Tom explores the archetypes of Early Adult Masculine Development: Carl Jung’s theory is used to analyze Ego, Discipline, Identity, Love, & Hero’s Quest.

The Holy Family Triune -The Father, Mother, and Child: Archetypal Development during Early Childhood

The Holy Triune explores the archetypal family structure using Jung’s analytical theory of archetypes to explore early childhood development.

Counseling, psychotherapy, Marital Therapy, Stockton California

Alchemical Hermeneutics & The Lifelong Journey to Realize Self

Alchemical Hermeneutics and the Lifelong Journey to Realize Self explores methods by which we can understand the depths and language of our developing soul