Donald Kalsched, Ph.D. is a Clinical Psychologist and Jungian Psychoanalyst in private practice in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is a senior training analyst with the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts where he teaches and supervises.

His 1996 book The Inner World of Trauma: Archetypal Defences of the Personal Spirit has found a wide readership in both psychoanalytic and Jungian circles and has been translated into many languages.

Dr. Kalsched teaches and lectures nationally and internationally, pursuing his inter-disciplinary interest in early trauma and dissociation theory and its mytho-poetic manifestations in the mythic and religious iconography of many cultures.

His new book Trauma and the Soul: A Psycho-Spiritual Approach to Human Development and its Interruption, will be published in April, 2013.


8 Week Seminar in Albuquerque, NM

Mar 03, 2015 – Apr 28, 2015

Navigating the Labyrinth of Affect

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Plenary Lecture at JAP Conference in London, England

Mar 13, 2015 – Mar 15, 2015

"Restoring the Notion of Defense to Jungian Theory and Practice"

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Lectures/Workshops in Los Angeles, CA

Mar 19, 2015 – Mar 21, 2015

Los Angeles Jung Institute: Analyst Training Program

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Lecture/Workshop on Psychological Effects of Trauma, Prague CZ

May 15, 2015 – May 17, 2015

Workshop on trauma

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Lectures and Clinical Supervisions in Moscow, Russia

May 19, 2015 – May 22, 2015

Four day lecture/workshops on the Psychology of Trauma

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Lecture/Workshop on Trauma and Contemporary Film in Santa Barbara, CA

Jun 05, 2015 – Jun 07, 2015

Exploring Developmental Trauma Through the Lens of Contemporary Film

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