David Schoen, Jungian Analyst, LCSW, MSSW, holds a master’s degree in clinical social work from the University of Texas at Austin. He has a background as an alcohol and chemical dependency counselor, and as a clinical social worker. Schoen wrote what is regarded as a classic book on Addiction, AA and Jungian Psychology.
He is now a senior analyst with the Inter-Regional Society of Jungian Analysts, he chairs their Ethics Committee, is cofounder and past coordinator of the New Orleans Jungian Seminar, and is currently an advisor to the C.G. Jung Society of Baton Rouge. David speaks nationally and internationally on various aspects of Jungian Psychology, and is a Louisiana Poet. His books include Divine Tempest: The Hurricane as a Psychic Phenomenon (1998), The War of the Gods in Addiction: C.G. Jung, Alcoholics Anonymous and Archetypal Evil (2009) and Always a Fighting Tiger: Memoirs of an Ordinary LSU Football Fan (2014).