About the Collaborating Organizations
Jung Platform™ (www.jungplatform.com) founded by Machiel Klerk, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with almost 15 years of Jungian Psychology expertise, aims to educate a global community about the medicine within the teachings of Carl Jung and other depth-psychological perspectives, offering on-demand lectures which aim to help interested individuals navigate and unlock clues in the journey of life. Machiel followed a course at the Jung Institute in Zurich, Switzerland, and has a master’s degree from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara, California. He is also the founding president of the Jung Society of Utah.
Depth Psychology Alliance™ (www.depthpsychologyalliance.com) created by in 2010 by Bonnie Bright, is the first global online community for academic discussion, research, and development of depth psychology ideas and views, allowing interested individuals to connect with each other, share their work, find and promote professional events, and to learn. Depth Psychology features a monthly online book club and a semi-annual peer-reviewed scholarly e-zine, Depth Insights, among other offerings. Bonnie Bright, M.A., is the principle at Depth Insights™, a media, educational, and consulting organization in Depth Psychology. She holds M.A. degrees in Psychology from Sonoma State University and in Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara, CA, where she is currently a Ph.D. candidate.
Shrink Rap Radio™ (www.shrinkrapradio.com) is the brainchild of Dr. David van Nuys, Emeritus Professor of Psychology at Sonoma State University who served for seven years as Chair for a department, which has a longstanding reputation for its commitment to humanistic, transpersonal, and existential approaches to psychology. Dr. Dave has conducted hundreds of interviews with experts and authors and has also taught psychology at the University of Montana, the University of Michigan, and the University of New Hampshire and has served as a dissertation advisor for doctoral students at Saybrook Institute and the Institute for Integral Studies, among others. He also runs a market research consulting business, E-Focus Groups.