Dr Judith Pickering is a Jungian Analyst, Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist and Couple Therapist in private practice in Sydney. She is a senior faculty member, supervisor and lecturer for the Australia and New Zealand Association of Psychotherapy. She is a training analyst and Vice President of The Australian and New Zealand Association of Jungian Analysts and a member of the International Association for Analytical Psychology. She is on the editorial board of the Journal of Analytical Psychology and the program committee for the XVIII International Congress for analytical psychology. She holds tertiary degrees in Humanities, Asian Studies, Music Education, Musicology, Psychotherapy, Analytical Psychology and has a doctorate in Psychology. She has published widely as well as giving papers, lectures and workshops to professional societies, universities and cultural institutions in Australia, USA, and in Europe including the Society of Psychoanalytical Marital Psychotherapists at the Tavistock Centre, London; Bion in Boston Conference, in July 2009, The International Family Therapy Association, Turkey, The Journal of Analytical Psychology, Oxford, and Orta, Italy, C. G. Jung Societies in Australia, ANZSJA and ANZAP. Her book, Being in love: Therapeutic Pathways Through Psychological Obstacles to Love, published by Routledge in 2008 has been described by James Grotstein as a ‘sweeping, awe-inspiring, fulfilling and erudite revisioning of the most important subject we ever experience and confront’.