This article is now available in the March, 2014 edition of Sober World Magazine (p. 28). The summary and references for this article is provided below: Here I am observing the occurrence of addiction as both an individual and collective experience. Addiction can be seen as a cyclical, chronic compulsion overwhelming the psyche to seek and use … [Continue]
The Addiction Complex blog is a Jungian hermeneutic exploration of psychodynamic and philosophical concepts of human understanding in relation to addiction, symbolism, & trauma. I approach the material acknowledging metaphor as an expressive medium, or understanding of psyche.