What is Individuation?

With Clinical Psychologist Chris Mackey

In This Episode

  • What is Jungian or depth psychology?
  • What is individuation?
  • Individualism vs individuation
  • The elements of individuation
    • The persona
    • The personal unconscious
    • The collective unconscious
  • What are the archetypes?
  • Podcasting and the hero’s journey
  • Why individuation is so important

About Chris Mackey

Chris Mackey is a clinical and counselling psychologist and Fellow of The Australian Psychological Society with 40 years’ psychotherapy experience. The second edition of Chris’s book, The Positive Psychology of Synchronicity: Enhance Your Mental Health with the Power of Coincidence, was released internationally in August 2019.

Chris is also the resident psychologist for TV show Destination Happiness, where he presents the “Happy Mind” segment, involving brief tips based on the science of positive psychology. He also writes a regular opinion column for The Geelong Advertiser and is the resident psychologist on K-Rock radio in the mornings.

Chris was the recipient of the 2019 Australian Allied Health Impact Award for his clinical research and training, media involvement and for authoring a book on positive psychology and synchronicity.