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Reserve Your Dream Space with Dream Tender Dr. Victoria: Dream Group in March

Reserve Your Dream Space with Dream Tender Dr. Victoria: Dream Group in March

What Do Dreams tell us?? Reserve Your Dream Place Call 210.602.3002 www.doctorvictoria.net Gain insight and meaning into the next passage in your life by learning how to remember, write down, tend, dialogue and engage with your own dreams. This Sunday evening dream group is designed especially for adults experiencing a transition in life. Victoria Shackelford, […]

DRV presents lecture & Art Therapy Class on “The Dream Body” CEU’s available

  Jung Society of Austin 2017/2018 Presentation Presenter(s): Victoria Shackelford, PhD Email: Victoriashackelford@gmail.com Webb: www.doctorvictoria.net Phone: 512-461-9544 & 210.602.3002 Title: Charting Your “Dream Body” Image as a Lens Into The Unconscious Shackelford presents to the public and the members of the Austin Jung Society a lecture/ discussion and therapeutic arts workshop based on Jungian analysts, […]

Dr. V’s 3 A’s

Dr. V’s 3 A’s are a symbol to help you care for yourself and learn about yourself each day. A type of shorthand to help you practice balancing the positives and negative feelings that often grab us as we go about our daily life. It helps if we give the brain a short clue to […]

Power, Innocence & Violence: Part IV. Violence

The psychologist and author Rollo May (1909-1994) in his 1972 book, Power and Innocence: A Search for the Sources of Violence, lays out a compelling argument for investigating a relationship between power, powerlessness, violence and innocence. Violence May describes simple violence as “ an eruption of pent-up passion” with a dynamic “physical event” (p. 182). […]

Empowered Couples

Empowered Couples

Psychotherapy Services Victoria Shackelford, PhD Licensed Professional Counselor www.doctorvictoria.net The 5 A’s of Empowered Couples A: Attention A: Allowing A: Acceptance A: Appreciation A: Affection The masculine psyche want to feel understood as to who they are: Then they require a cave as in a: garage, room, closet, anything that they have control over who […]

POWER, INNOCENCE & VIOLENCE: Part I

Victoria Shackelford, MFA. MA. PhD Licensed Professional Counselor www.doctorivictoria.net 210.602.3002 & 512.461.9544 Part I. Power and Powerlessness The psychologist and author Rollo May (1909-1994) in his 1972 book, Power and Innocence: A Search for the Sources of Violence, lays out a compelling argument for investigating the relationship between power, powerlessness, violence and innocence. In particular, […]