PSYCHOTHERAPY & JUNGIAN ANALYSIS

Marlene M. Brouwer
Jungian Psychoanalyst, I.A.A.P.

B.A., M.T.S., D. Analytical Psychology
  

802, 1020 View St., Victoria, B.C. 
V8V4Y4 Canada       
Telephone:  778 679-5199
Email: marlenembrouwer@gmail.com 
About Marlene Brouwer

       

Marlene M. Brouwer has over 30 years of counselling experience. 
Your inquiries are always welcome!

From 2000 to 2010, Marlene had a private practice as
Jungian Psychoanalyst in Aarhus, Denmark and also provided Supervision for candidates and taught at the Copenhagen Jungian Training Institute. Marlene also served 6 years on the Executive Council of the Akademi for Integrerende Psykoterapi at the University of Aarhus Psychiatric Hospital.  She moved back to Canada in 2010. After 2 years in Red Deer, Alberta, Marlene relocated her Jungian Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy practice to beautiful downtown Victoria, B.C.  

Marlene holds professional memberships with:    

  •  International Association for Analytical Psychology
  • Canadian Association for Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Western Canadian Association of Jungian Analysts

The process to become a certified Jungian Analyst with professional membership in the International Association for Analytical Psychology (I.A.A.P.) is a long and rigorous training education. Analysis emphasizes soul work, relating with symbolic material and the inner world as well as the realization of one’s authentic self in the outer world. Jung stressed the human relationship in the analytic situation. Therefore, the training of an accredited Jungian Analyst involves hundreds of hours of self analysis, as well as rigorous examinations, colloquia, practicums, supervised training analysis and thesis. Thus, the analyst, through becoming more aware of his or her own complexes and psychic processes, can receive and relate with the many manifestations of the human psyche, including physical, mental, social, and spiritual aspects. 

Education:

Intensive Short Term Dynamic Psychotherapy
Training through the Akademi for Integrerende Psykoterapi at Aarhus University Psychiatric Hospital, Denmark 2003-2009. 
 
Diploma in Analytical Psychology - C.G. Jung Institut - Zurich, Switzerland, 2000.  This postgraduate program has been rated by UNESCO as equivalent to a Ph.D. program.  The program includes:  comprehensive study and examinations in psychoanalytical and archetypal psychology, developmental psychology, psychiatry, comparative theories of neurosis, transference and countertransference, psychology of dreams, myths, fairy tales, complex, psychology, symbols, individuation processes, picture interpretation, ethnology and comparative religions; 300 hours of personal analysis as well as supervised clinical practicums. Dissertation:  "Analysis and Ritual:  Transition and Transformation".

    
Master of Theological Studies, Pastoral Counseling, Feminist Research Thesis:  "Spirituality and Religious Imagination:  Women's Dilemma", St. Stephen's College, University of Alberta, 1988.

Certificate in Human Resource Management, University of Calgary, 1981.
Bachelor of Arts, University of Alberta, Edmonton, 1975.

Publications:    

Kvindelige Arketyper, (Woman Archetypes) a collaborative Danish translation based on the booklet "Structural Forms of the Archetypal Feminine" by Toni Wolff; Krop og Kost Forlag, Aarhus, Denmark, 2007. 

 "The Psychology of Ritual:  Analysis as Ritual", published in Danish in Symbol, Analyse, Virkelighed:  Jungiansk Teori og Praksis i Danmark, (Symbol, Analysis, and Reality) P. Skogemann, Editor, Copenhagen:  Lindhout & Ringhof, 2001.

                 

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