Board of Directors
RICHARD SKUES, Ph.D.
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.
Vice-President & Director
Caterina Vezzoli 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.
MICHAEL MARSMAN, L.C.S.W.
Treasurer & Director
Michael Marsman 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, faculty member and supervisor. His research focuses on Hindu mythology and gender and sexuality. Among his published works are “Bringing Dharma to Earth: The Sabarimalai Pilgrimage and Ayyappan Myth” in Spring Journal (2013) and Transgenderism and Transformation: An Attempt at a Jungian Understanding in the Journal of Analytical Psychology (2017). Michael was previously a Certified Public Accountant and controller of a multi-million dollar investment bank.
AUDREY PUNNETT, Ph.D.
Secretary & Director
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, contributed book chapters, and has published in peer-reviewed journals. Her books The Orphan: A Journey to Wholeness (2014) and Jungian Child Analysis (2018) were published by Fisher King Press. Dr. Punnett is Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF-Fresno, Department of Psychiatry.