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Using Myth and Archetype to Develop Your Life Story

Jane Bailey Bain


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Ever since you were a child, you have been writing your life script, using fragments of story to weave your own personal narrative. This practical handbook combines insights from psychology and anthropology and teaches you how to identify relationship patterns and life themes.

O-Books, 9781780990385, 218pp.

Publication Date: January 16, 2012

About the Author

Jane Bailey Bain is an author and creative coach. She studied Psychology at Oxford and Anthropology at the LSE. After travelling extensively around the world, Jane trained as a systems consultant. She worked for several years on development projects in Asia and Africa, specializing in social issues. This involved planning and evaluating projects in terms of their practical impact on people's lives. During this time she became interested in stories and how we use them in everyday life. Jane's work draws on profound insights from psychology, anthropology and spirituality. She combines these with a wide range of practical tools and techniques. Jane currently runs workshops on how to tell your own story.