Jan 042012

Doctor Brewerton

February 11, 2012 

  Trauma, Dissociation and Dissociative Identity Disorder:  
Complexes, Archetypes and Alters
Timothy D. Brewerton, MD

Dr. Brewerton present a case of dissociative identity disorder (DID) from his private practice over 20 years ago that changed the course of his career. He reviewed the history and phenomenology of dissociation and DID, including Jung’s contributions to its understanding, as well as current concepts illuminated by neuroscience. His illustration of how “alters,” or split off parts of the psyche take on specific functions and separate identities, often archetypal in nature, was fascinating.

Dr. Brewerton, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at MUSC, is triple board certified in general, child-adolescent and forensic psychiatry, and is in private practice in the Charleston area. He is a well-known clinician, consultant, teacher and researcher, having published over 120 articles and book chapters, edited a textbook on eating disorders, and presented over 300 lectures, workshops and symposia in the U.S. and around the world.

This program was a highly stimulating opportunity for our community to explore a topic of broad scope within Jungian psychology. For more information about DID, visit the website of the  International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation.

  8 Responses to “2012/02/11 – Trauma, Dissociation and Dissociative Identity Disorder: Complexes, Archetypes and Alters”

  1. How do I register for the talk by Dr. Brewerton?

  2. If you could email me with any pointers on how you made this website look this good , Id appreciate it!

  3. Hey there! This post couldn’t be written any better! Reading this post reminds me of my previous room mate! He always kept talking about this. I will forward this post to him. Pretty sure he will have a good read. Thank you for sharing!

  4. This article will help the internet users for setting up new web site or even a blog from start to end.|

  5. This is a good tip especially to those new to the blogosphere. Short but very accurate information… Thank you for sharing this one. A must read post!

  6. You should be a part of a contest for one of the finest sites online. I most certainly will recommend this site!

  7. This is a great tip especially to those new to the blogosphere. Brief but very accurate information… Appreciate your sharing this one. A must read article!

  8. Aw, this was a really good post. Taking a few minutes and actual effort to produce a good article… but what can I say… I put things off a lot and don’t manage to get anything done.

 Leave a Reply



You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

© 2011 Charleston Jung Society Site design by DesignTechWeb