Psychology for Lawyers
James R. Elkins

Assignments Archive
Spring | 2017

  January 10. 2017
Course Introduction :: The Lawyer as Counselor

Thursday, January 12. 2017
Introduction to Psychotherapy :: Walter Barnett's 1st
Therapy Session with Dr. Paul Weston

Tuesday, January 17. 2017
An Introduction to Psychotherapy--Pt2
Walter Barnett's 2nd Therapy Session

Thursday, January 19. 2017
Mia, the Lawyer, returns to Therapy with Dr. Weston
and an Introduction to Neurosis

Tuesday, January 24. 2017
Michelle Michard Talks about Being a Lawyer

Key Readings ::
Douglas LaBier, Modern Madness: The Emotional Fallout of Success (1986); Brenda Berger's article, Prisoners of Liberation: A Psychoanalytic Perspective on Disenchantment and Burnout Among Career Women Lawyers

Thursday, January 26. 2017
The Emotional Fallout of Work

Tuesday, January 31. 2017
Positive Psychology

Thursday, February 2. 2017
Mindfulness

Tuesday, February 7. 2017
Mindfulness with Jon Kabat-Zinn

Thursday, February 9. 2017
C.G. Jung: An Introduction by Prof. Jordan Peterson

Tuesday, February 14. 2017
Jung's Analytical Psychology & Jungian Analysis

Thursday, February 16. 2017
C.G. Jung Documentary: "The World Within" & Jung's Red Book

Tuesday, February 21. 2017
Sigmund Freud & Psychoanalysis: Introduction

Thursday, February 23. 2017
Psychoanalytic Theory
& Psychoanalysis

Tuesday, February 28. 2017
Understanding Ourselves: Psychology and Self-Awareness

Thursday, March 2. 2017: The Johari Window & Transactional Analysis &
Transference & Countertransference

March 7 & 9. 2017: Springbreak

Tuesday, March 14. 2017
Persona & Shadow

Thursday, March 16. 2017
Lecture on Persona & Shadow, Individuation, the Transcendent Function, and the Archetype of the Self in conjunction with
Individuation & Archetype of the Self & Maslow's Self-Actualization

Tuesday, March 21. 2017
Lecture on Jung's Psychological Types, Keirsey's Four Temperaments, and the Big Five Personality Traits :: Psychological Types & Dispositional Traits

Thursday, March 23. 2017
Emotional Awareness

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Lecture on Jung's Complexes :: Complexes

Thursday, March 30, 2017
Subpersonalities & the Selves Within

Tuesday, April 4. 2017
Active Imagination & James Hillman

Thursday, April 6. 2017
Narrative Therapy & the Stories We Tell of Our Lives

Tuesday, April 11. 2017
Stories & Narrative Medicine

Thursday, April 13, 2017
Know Thy Metaphors & Metaphor Therapy

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Existential Psychotherapy & a Jordan Peterson Lecture

Thursday, April 21, 2017
Reflections on the Course



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