In this course you will be introduced to the development of various psychological approaches and their development in the socio-political, cultural, ecological and spiritual context.
The course will give you the opportunity to understand psychological thinking in a wider philosophical perspective. You will have the opportunity to deepen your philosophical views on the development of the human psyche, to explore variety of approaches and be able to understand yourself within the socio-economical and political context of our society.
Students are advised to bring the ability to expand their perceptions and ideas about themselves and the world around us. And the ability to challenge fixed ideas and be open to challenging new ones.
The course will encourage you to find your own definitions and understandings of the subject taught. And to develop your own individual understanding.
By the end of the course you should be able to:
Jure Biechonski has an MSc in Counselling-Psychology.
He has travelled in his personal and academic journey from the Jungian approach, through Humanism and Existentialism to the transpersonal.
The approach to psychological practice will be mainly through active imagination and symbolism.
Jure is a board member and vice president of Eurotas (European Transpersonal Association).
His interests are somatic therapy, psychoneuroimmunology, investigating how the mind is affecting the physical body, how our personal perceptions are influencing our psyche.
By using symbolism Jure is interested in transpersonal art and transpersonal education, his presentations can be seen on YouTube.
Jure is the director of a transpersonal school of Hypnotherapy and psychology in Estonia, as well travelling the world offering seminars in medical schools, universities and hospitals in 65 countries around the world.