Ladson Hinton, MA, MD | Jungian Psychoanalyst

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About Ladson Hinton, MA, MD

Ladson Hinton trained in psychiatry at Stanford, and graduated from the C. G. Jung Institute of San Francisco in 1975. He has written, taught and lectured on a variety of topics, and is a member of the Society of Jungian Analysts of Northern California and the Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis in Los Angeles. In 2009 he received an award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychoanalytic Education from the International Forum for Psychoanalytic Education. Ladson is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Analytical Psychology. He practices psychoanalysis and clinical consultation in Seattle.


1618 East Aloha Street
Seattle, WA 98112-3933

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Assorted Writings

Hinton, L. (1958). Husserl’s Concept of the Transcendent.
(Unpublished Master’s Thesis.)

(1977). “Humor and the Transcendent Function.”
Paper presented at the National Meeting of Jungian Analysts, Santa Barbara.

(1979). “Jung’s Approach to Therapy with Mid-Life Patients.”
Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis. 7: 525-541.

(1981). “Fools, Foolishness and Feeling Foolish.”
Psychological Perspectives. 12, 1: 43-51.

(1990). “Lessons from the Animal Soul.”
Lecture Presented to the Oregon Friends of Jung.

(1993). “A Return to the Animal Soul.”
Psychological Perspectives, Issue 28: 47-60.

(1997). Review of D. W. Winnicott: A Biographical Portrait, by Brett Kahr.
Journal of Analytical Psychology, 42: 697-698.

(1998). “Shame as a Teacher: ‘Lowly Wisdom’ at the Millennium.”
Paper presented to the International Association for Analytical Psychology, Florence. Proceedings of the International Congress, ed. Mary Ann Mattoon. Daimon Verlag, Zürich.

(2002). “Individuation, Narcissism, and the Search for Wild Unicorns.”
Paper presented at the National Meeting of Jungian Analysts, Santa Monica.

(2006). “The Abyss of Heaven,” a Review of Bernardo Bertolucci’s The Sheltering Sky.
The Jung Journal, 25, 4: 61-68.

(2007). “Black Holes, Uncanny Spaces and Radical Shifts in Awareness.”
Journal of Analytical Psychology, 52: 433-447.

(2008). “Teaching ‘Origins of Depth Psychology’: Overview and Candidate-Members’ Experience.”
Journal of Analytical Psychology, 53: 91-100.

(2009a). Review of “Clinical Implications of Bion’s Thought” by Antonino Ferro (Int. J. Psycho-Anal., 2006, 87: 989-1003).
Journal of Analytical Psychology, 54: 546-549.

(2009b). “The Enigmatic Signifier and the Decentred Subject.”
Journal of Analytical Psychology, 54: 637-657.

(2010). Review of From the Brink: Experiences of the Void from a Depth Perspective, by Paul Ashton.
Journal of Analytical Psychology, 55: 730-732.

L. Hinton III, L. Hinton IV, D. Hinton, A. Hinton (2011).

Panel: “Unus Mundus: Transcendent Truth or Comforting Fiction? Overwhelm and Search for Meaning in a Fragmented World.”
Journal of Analytical Psychology, 56: 375-396.

Hinton, L. (2012). Review of The Jung-Kirsch Letters: The Correspondence of C. G. Jung and James Kirsch, ed. Ann C. Lammers.
Forum of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis 56,1: 29-31.