The Complexity of Complexes

By | April 20th, 2014|Categories: Carl Jung, Humanistic, Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Sigmund Freud|Tags: , , , , |

I often refer to the complex as “the troll beneath the bridge”—an unsightly, and generally unwelcome, force that lies in waiting, ready to decree its unpleasant influence at the slightest provocation. Just walking across the bridge may be enough to wake it from its sleep deep in our unconscious and pounce upon us with all its force.