June 24, 2010
Better than Prozac: Astrology and Mental Health
Greg Bogart, Ph.D. is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MFC# 28276) in private practice in Berkeley, California, specializing in depth psychotherapy, vocational counseling, dreamwork, and psychosynthesis. Greg's work combines his training in psychoanalytic, existential, Jungian, Buddhist, family systems, and imagery-based psychotherapies, as well as mythic and religious studies. He teaches in the Integral Counseling Psychology program at the California Institute of Integral Studies. For seven years he served as program director and core faculty member in the department of Counseling Psychology at John F. Kennedy University, School of Holistic Studies. He has also taught at Sonoma State University, Dominican University, and the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology. In addition to his books, Greg's writings have appeared in The American Journal of Psychotherapy, The Journal of Humanistic Psychology, The Journal of Transpersonal Psychology, The California Therapist, The Journal of the Society for the Study of Dreams, and Yoga Journal.
Greg is also an astrological counselor who has taught and practiced professionally since 1981. He received his certification as a counseling astrologer from the National Council for Geocosmic Research (NCGR) in 1986. He has been a speaker at many conferences, including United Astrology Congress (UAC), International Society for Astrological Research (ISAR), Astrological Association of Great Britain (AAGB), American Federation of Astrologers (AFA), and Cycles and Symbols conferences.
Greg graduated from Wesleyan University with a degree in Religious Studies. He received his M.A. in Counseling Psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies (1988), and his doctorate in Psychology from Saybrook Institute (1992). Website: http://www.dawnmounta... Email: mailto:[masked]
Regular meetings cost $7 for members and $12 for non-members for the general public.
$2 discounts off meeting fees for:
* Students with a student ID card
* Senior citizens (age 65+),
* People experiencing their Uranus Return (born 1925 or earlier) with membership get in for free!
Meetings start promptly at 7:30 p.m.
Our 2010 Calendar is Online!
Check the "events" tab at the top of this page to see our list of dates and speakers for 2010! Set aside those must-attend evenings and circle those important dates on your brand new calendar now -- before Mercury goes retrograde!
Progress your transit!
With members coming in from all over the SF Bay Area we encourage carpooling. We now have a Facebook page where you can offer or ask for a ride, or otherwise connect with members between meetings!
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Connect with other astrologers and keep up to date on our Facebook and/or our Meet-Up page! Each is another way you can leave feedback on our events, ask other members any questions you may have about astrology, offer any ideas for discussion, suggest future events, and get more involved in the astrological community. And at our Facebook page we also invite you to arrange carpools with other members and friends.
Marina district, San Francisco
At the intersection of Marina and Buchanan