Saturday, September 01, 2018

Interesting paradox ...


"An interesting paradox arises from Mindell’s philosophy: illnesses and pains are antagonists of good health but they’re also productive agents responsible for the transformation of personal and collective consciousness. They are a by-product of a violent chemical reaction generated when Philosophical Wetness, the uninhibited and morally neutral expression of inner natural potential meets Philosophical Dryness, the exteriorized and concretized cultural values and norms of our civilization."
PAULKIRITSIS.NET
One of the most interesting people working in transpersonal psychotherapy today is New Yorker Arnold Mindell. Like a great many other advocates of the humanistic school of thought, Mindell stresses the impartial observation of processes occurring on a psychic and somatic level. “The therapist’s ...