Are Carl Jung’s Ideas About Archetypes Scientific?

Someone asked me recently, and I can’t help but share my thoughts.

The idea of archetypes comes from psychotherapist Carl Jung. For psychology being a very young science, this makes Jung's psychology even more so. So it's definitely easy to push the archetypes aside as "pseudoscience," but then you would be missing out on their point…

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Zachary Burres

Zachary Burres

Obsessed with psychology, philosophy, and spirituality.