‘Addiction to Perfection’ by Marion Woodman (A Review) This book is ‘ Addiction to Perfection: The Still Unravished Bride – a Psychological. “This book is about taking the head off an evil witch”. A powerful study of the nature of the feminine in food rituals, dreams, mythology, body work, Christianity, . Addiction to Perfection by Marion Woodman. Alanis Morissette December 3, books. Share. marion Addiction to Perfection: The Still Unravished Bride .

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She starts with a “fact” that all “obese” unraviished are psychologically damaged. The Dark Goddess in the Transformation of Consciousness changed my life. As I read her descriptions, I realized that I was dominant in masculine energy — always on the go, I rarely take a moment to care for my body and to embrace the feminine side to who I am.

Remarkable author who’s work shaped many of my earliest insights on feminism and Jungian therapy. She became a psychoanalyst and set up practice back in London, Ontario. No eBook available Amazon. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Perfction I continue, I wanted to share her definition of virginity.


Addiction to Perfection: The Still Unravished Bride: A Psychological Study by Marion Woodman

Yes, this book was absolutely incredible. Disappointing – a subject that needs this authors wisdom, yet I felt it really lacked any substance: She talks about the “demons” inside them and recommends fasting for 7 days – essentially asking her overweight clients to starve themselves. The masculine side is the intellectual side, and it’s also the side that strives for order and control.

Jun 13, Bax rated it it was amazing Shelves: That certainly was my experience. We cannot be perfect.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Feb 14, Jodi rated it it was amazing. Great read, I’ve always loved Woodman intuition and wisdom as an analysis. Jul 24, Marina Resende Passos rated it it was amazing. And what are the roots of it in our society. Feb 20, Amy rated it it was amazing Shelves: And in fact, she shares many drawings by her “obese” analysands which are wonderful and so many of them include Goddess figures of prehistory, ALL of which are “obese” women.


Woodman is a diamond in the rough.

Addiction to Perfection: The Still Unravished Bride: A Psychological Study

The Knitting Way No preview available. Mar 22, Tara Greene rated it it was amazing. Her collection of audio and visual lectures, correspondence, and manuscripts are housed at Marion Woodman was a Canadian mythopoetic author and women’s movement figure. Nov 21, Brynne Betz rated it it was amazing. Its a great case study.

Jun 15, Erica Yatsuk rated it it was ok Shelves: Trivia About Addiction to Perf Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. It probably isn’t quite fair to give a book four stars rather than five simply because I couldn’t understand all of it, but that’s what I’m doing.

Lists with This Book. It picked at my scabs. Aug 21, Kate rated it it was amazing Shelves: The need perfectiin be perfect and it’s effect on our psyche and our planet.