Category: jungian analysis

Befreinding your inner beasties​

Hello, Ta-da with jubilant excitement, I’m  announcing the dates of the workshop!!’ Befriending your inner beasties.  Click here for further information. The date for the course is 23rd February 2019  This will be a small group with a maximum of 12 participants due to the nature of the content. The cost is £100 for the day The…

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Street Philosophies workshops

Alexia Elliott the founder of Street philosophies, facilities a series of one-day workshops.  You are welcome to attend all of the workshops or just the ones that resonate with you.  Making friends with the beasties,  Misery,  fear and anger  https://alexiaelliott.blog/2018/08/01/how-to-use-anger-wisely/  How to alchemise vulnerability The art of letting go Re-write your story How to fall in love with…

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I am not a Shaman!!

Many people have said over the years “Alexia, you are a shaman”. I take this as a compliment and leave it as a compliment instead of a definition of who I am, or how I work. In truth, the title sits uncomfortably with me, why?

Shamanism has and continues to have a significant influence on my life, which makes my work undeniably influenced.

I’m in communion with spiritual entities, and different entities emerge into my consciousness depending on the person and their presenting issues. This,  I assume, is unnoticeable to the client and unnecessary for them to be aware of for us to progress with whatever we are addressing.

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Whose life are you living?

The illusion of safety seduces you while fear torments you.  That’s a cutting conflict that can tarnish any belief in self-trust. Cultural Myths can decide our life path if we don’t keep a curious eye  For example; a conventional western narrative or myth is: go to university get a job working preferably for the government get…

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Existential isolation

Invisibility is considered a superpower said someone who hasn’t lived feeling invisible to the world. Existential isolation is a harrowing and profoundly self-destructive experience of being disconnected from the world.  What makes this existential concept utterly soul-destroying is the problem is outlined in indelible ink. Ralph Ellison, Author of The invisible man describes his experience…

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The hidden benefits of misery

My mind is diligently curious, a part of me would like to settle into the cosy religion of comfort and follow the herd. I crave this ‘unquestioning normality’ at times, but I can’t help but pick holes in theories ideas and beliefs, not because I want to break down people’s comfort or dispute everything that presents as a possible navigational system, for life.

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