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Tarot and Psychology: Spectrums of possibility

3.91  ·  Rating details ·  68 ratings  ·  5 reviews
This book provides an approach for understanding the psychological and spiritual possibilities of human experience, through Tarot divination.

This is a book that challenges the thinking of both practicing clinical psychologist and practicing Tarot readers...this work is based on solid clinical training and the author’s own extensive research and practical clinical experienc
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Paperback, 312 pages
Published April 7th 2000 by Paragon House
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Lee Bradford
Dec 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I recommend this book for anyone who is trying to understand Tarot from a perspective that is not rooted in the occult. This has changed the way that I read for myself and how I read for others. It made me really examine what I like about tarot and gave me room to experiment with how I feel about it as a medium of therapy. Absolutely love it!
Kathleen O'Neal
Feb 21, 2017 rated it liked it
This book has a lot of potential and was wonderful in places, but is very uneven. The first part of the book was wonderful. This author really gets the importance of Tarot as a tool for psychological exploration and in this section of the book, the author puts forth this message in a way that I really have nothing but praise for. Things become more uneven in the second part of the book. The chapter "The Laws of Opposition" was good. Particularly interesting to me was Rosengarten's juxtaposition ...more
Oliver Ho
Mar 30, 2016 rated it really liked it
I liked the card interpretations and analyses of reading styles, and especially the attempt to ground tarot cards in clinical, psychological theories and practice. I'm not sure I bought his argument but it was interesting nonetheless.
Bridgett
Dec 28, 2011 rated it really liked it
Shelves: psychology, esoteric
Interesting descriptions of how tarot can be used in therapy. Also taught me more about tarot and how cards can be used and interpreted.
Christina
Dec 31, 2012 rated it liked it
Really interesting take on Tarot. Read it through , but will have to go back and review misc sections as needed since it is incredibly detailed.
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