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Look at life the Jungian way

DEL MAR — The community is invited to a Friends of Jung lecture, “Into the Dark Woods: Jung’s Path of Individuation,” presented by John Porterfield at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22 at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 334 14th St.Therapist Porterfield will discuss Carl Jung’s “individuation process” by which an individual can attain the full development and completion of his uniqueness. He describes this connection to the unconscious as a “guide into the deepest recesses of ourselves and the wholeness of life” and emphasizes its importance in the second half of life.

Porterfield is a certified Jungian analyst who specializes in helping individuals and couples develop solutions for lingering problems and improve their relationships. He has a private practice in Sherman Oaks.

Admission fees are $10 for Mueller students with badge, $15 for FOJ members, $17 full-time students and seniors older than 65, and $20 non-members.