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Digest:Analytical Psychology (PSYHEART) aims at and looks forward to developing an effective analytical theory, methods and techniques on the basis of Chinese culture. On the level of application, not only can analytical psychology be applied in clinical level to treat basic psychological problem, but also help people develop psyche and enhance mental health in the meaning of psychological education as well. In addition, people can know themselves, understand life meaning and acquire the experience of individualization and the feeling of harmony. So far, the Sandplay and Embodied Imagination have become effective methods and techniques and pretty popular among the public.

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Professional Introduction on Chinese Culture and Analytical Psychology



Abstract:
Analytical Psychology (PSYHEART) aims at and looks forward to developing an effective analytical theory, methods and techniques on the basis of Chinese culture. On the level of  application, not only can analytical psychology be applied in clinical level to treat basic psychological problem, but also help people develop psyche and enhance mental health in the meaning of psychological education as well. In addition, people can know themselves, understand life meaning and acquire the experience of individualization and the feeling of harmony. So far, the Sandplay and Embodied Imagination have become effective methods and techniques and pretty popular among the public.
 
Analytical Psychology (PSYHEART) aims at and looks forward to developing an effective analytical theory, methods and techniques on the basis of Chinese culture. At application level, not only can analytical psychology be applied in clinical level to treat basic psychological problem, but help people develop psyche and enhance mental health in the meaning of psychological education as well. In addition, people can know themselves, understand life meaning and acquire the experience of individualization and the feeling of harmony. So far, the Sandplay and Embodied Imagination have become effective methods and techniques and pretty popular among the public.


The team leader of Chinese Culture and Analytical Psychology is Pro. Shen who is a professor and PhD supervisor of South China Normal University in Guangzhou, an analyst of IAAP, a psychological therapist of ISST, in charge of the Chia’s development organization of IAAP and ISST, a main founder of CAAP, one of the chief sponsors of ISEI, a senior international member of SPSSI, the main organizer of “the International Forum of Chinese Culture and Analytical Psychology”(1998-2012), a keynote speaker of “Round Table of East and West Culture” sponsored by Eranos Fund. In the year of 2007, Shen Heyong was recommended to Fudan University by South China Normal University and served as a professor in the Department of Psychology. Under the leadership of Pro. Shen, the team has 11 Doctors, more than 30 Masters, 2 post-Doctors and more than 10 visiting scholars at home and abroad.


Chinese Federation for Analytical Psychology (CFAP) is an international organization of analytical psychology, which consists of IAAP, China’s Development Organization of ISST and ISEI, Guangdong Institute of Oriental Psychological Analysis, SCNU Institute of Psychological Analysis and Fudan University Research Center of Chinese Culture and Analytical Psychology. Shen Heyong, the president, is the professor of Fudan University and South China Normal University. Don Zhijian, the honorary chairman, is the founding principal of Macao worker’s children school. Yan Zexian, the honorary chairman, is the chairman of Guangdong social science association. Che Bowen, the honorary chairman, received the lifetime achievement award of China psychology. Xu Feng, the vice-chairman, is a member of the Standing Committee of People’s Political Consultative Conference in Guangdong Province. Luo Shaoxia, the vice-chairman, was the winner for Nightingale Award in 2008. Gao Lan, the vice-chairman, is distinguished expert of UNCEF. In addition, vice presidents, Fan Hongxia, Liu Jianxin, Chen Kan, Zeng Meiyou, and directors, Liu Yunyu, Jiang Xuehua are either doctors, professors of analytical psychology or senior psychologists. Many celebrities and scholars at home and abroad serve as consultants of CFAP. 


Academically, the PSYHEART team had organized the five International Forums of Chinese Cultural and Analytical Psychology under the leadership of Professor Shen. The themes of the forums are as follow:” Spirituality: analysis and experience” (1998), “Spirituality: image and interaction” (2002), “Spirituality: Ethic and Wisdom”, “Images in Analytical Psychology: Transformation of Active Imagination in Psychotherapy and Culture” (2009). Besides, Philosopher’s Stone Analytical Psychology Translations (Chinese Social Science 2009), Spiritual Garden: Sandplay Collection (Guangdong Higher Education Publisher, 2004) and Literary Mind and Auspiciousness: Chinese Cultural and Analytical Psychology Collection (Guangdong Education Publisher, 2006) were published and tens of articles were published in academic journals at home and aboard.


In terms of social service and practice, the PSYHEART team has a non-profit program called “Garden & Heart” with approximately 50 workstations all over the country including Spiritual Garden Earthquake Zone Aid Program and Nationwide Orphanage Aid Program. So far, there are five Spiritual Garden workstations in earthquake zone including “Beichuan Middle School Workstation”, “Han Wang Dong Qi Workstation”, “Wenchuan Shuimo and Yingxiu Primary School Workstation”, “Yushu Orphan School Workstation” and “Yushu Lawuga Primary School Workstation”. There are totally more than 20 Spiritual Garden Orphanages all over the country.


At the age of network information, PSYHEART is advancing with the time and has founded a professional forum called “Chinese Culture and Analytical Psychology Forum” (http://www.psyheartbbs.org/)which has wined some influence and popularity. The forum has 4500 members and nearly one hundred daily postings and famous for its tremendous electronic psychological resources all of which made it well-concerned and popular. In order to generalize analytical psychology and meet the need of the public for analytical psychology theory and techniques, the PSYHEART team made the most of network platform and launched large-scale network courses in 2006 including ”Analytical Psychology and Sandplay Therapist ” and “Analytical Psychology and  Embodied Imagination(dream work) , Chinese Culture and Analytical Psychology”. These courses are popular among and praised highly by psychological workers and psychology amateurs. Within four years, these network courses had become a great brand of psychological training in China.