Board of Directors

President & Director

Richard Skues’s academic background is in social science and politics and he has taught social science at London Metropolitan University for many years. But his main academic and research interest is in the early history of psychoanalysis, and especially in the origins of psychoanalysis and the early works of Sigmund Freud. He has a number of publications in this area, including Sigmund Freud and the History of Anna O.: Reopening a Closed Case (2006), as well as other papers on Freud’s early patients and Freud and Jung’s first visit to America in 1909. He has lectured widely on these topics, both in the UK and internationally.

Caterina is a Jungian analyst in private practice in Milan. She trained as a psychologist at the University of Padua and at the Jung Institute in Zurich, and is a training analyst there and at the Centro Italiano di Psicologia Analitica (CIPA). She has served as Director of Studies, Honorary Secretary and Treasurer of CIPA’s Milan Institute, as well as its National Treasurer and Vice President. She taught for many years in the department of psychiatry at the University of Milan. She has done extensive research on children’s dreams, child analysis, the psychology and physiology of sleeping and dreaming, the associations experiment, and has written extensively on these topics. She has also been a member of the IAAP international committee for coordination and development of Jungian child analysis and is the IAAP liaison for the developing group in Malta.

Beverley Zabriskie is a Jungian Analyst in New York City, where she is a founding faculty member and former President of the Jungian Psychoanalytic Association (JPA). She is a frequent national and international lecturer, and is the author of numerous journal articles and book chapters, including “A Meeting of Rare Minds”, the Preface to Atom and Archetype. The Pauli-Jung Correspondence.(2001, Princeton University Press,) Her most recent essays include “Energy and Emotion: C. G. Jung’s Fordham Declaration” (In press, 2015, Spring Journal Books) in Jung in the Academy and Beyond: The Fordham Lectures 100 Years later,  “Time and Tao in Synchronicity” in The Pauli-Jung Conjecture and Its Impact Today  (2014, Imprint Academic); “Psychic energy and synchronicity” (April 2014, Journal of Analytical Psychology) As the 2007 Fay Lecturer at Texas A&M University, she presented the lecture series, Emotion and Transformation: From Myth to Neuroscience. She was named 2002 Psychoanalytic Educator of the Year for the International Federation of Psychoanalytic Education.

Michael is a Jungian Analyst in private practice in New York City. He is a graduate of the Jungian Psychoanalytic Association (JPA), of which he is now treasurer and a faculty member. His research focuses on Hindu mythology, and he published “Bringing Dharma to Earth: The Sabarimalai Pilgrimage and Ayyappan Myth” in Spring Journal (2013). He was previously a Certified Public Accountant and controller of a $40 million investment bank.


Audrey Punnett is a Jungian Analyst in private practice in Fresno, California. She is a licensed psychologist, registered play therapist, supervisor (RPT-S) and teaching member (CST-T) of Sandplay Therapists of America (STA)/ International Society for Sandplay Therapy (ISST). She is the past president of the board of trustees of STA. Dr. Punnett is a certified child, adolescent and adult analyst graduate of the C.G. Jung Institute, Zurich, a member of AGAP where she served as secretary and vice-president, and a member of the C.G. Jung Institute of San Francisco where she in on the infant, Child & Adolescent Training Committee (iCAT). She teaches nationally and internationally and has published in peer-reviewed journals. Her book The Orphan: A Journey to Wholeness (2014) is published with Fisher King Press, currently she is working on an edited volume, Jungian Child Analysis, which is due to be published in 2017. Dr. Punnett is Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF-Fresno, Department of Psychiatry.