Reflections About Classical Adlerian Depth Psychotherapy: Theory, Practice, and Life

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Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Adler's View of Humans as Embedded in the Stream of Evolution

For a humbling view of the human being's place in the vast panaorama of evolution, check the fascinating "Zoomable Tree" in "Thinking About Phylogienies" at After locating the "You are here" region, compare it to the rest of living forms. This graphic display adds a sobering perspective to Alfred Adler's view of human beings as "embedded in the stream of evolution."