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Archetypes

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What Is An Archetype Anyway? Dictionary.com definition: The original pattern or model from which all things of the same kind are copied oron which they are based; a model or first form; prototype. Examples of Archetypes: Aggressive boss, loving husband (or wife), victim, leader, champion, looser, patriot, parent, child, teacher… Ok, you get the idea. We are a “label” society and have labels for everything. In fact, I know some people cannot fully understand something or someone until they have labeled them or put them in a category. Once in a category they can then approach or interact with this person or situation by applying what stye now about that label… or Archetype. How would you approach a person that is weeping while spilling their…

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