Marlena Applebaum

M.A. in Counseling Psychology

Astrological Counseling

photo 12.38.34 PM.JPG


“My evenings are taken up very largely with astrology. I make horoscopic calculations in order to find a clue to the core of psychological truth. Some remarkable things have turned up which will certainly appear incredible to you.”

~Carl Jung in a letter to Sigmund Freud (June 12, 1911)


Astrological Counseling

I offer astrological counseling for psycho-spiritual exploration, understanding, and transformation. Astrology utilized in this way can be a missing key for deep inner work and can shed light on the path towards greater harmony with the natural rhythms and cycles of one’s life journey. My approach to astrology is to share the potentials and opportunities I see while exploring how the symbols and archetypes are manifesting uniquely for each individual. Astrology is a wonderful tool for self-knowledge and a help in times of challenge or transition. It can facilitate tremendous insight and peace, as well as provide timelines for certain archetypal or energetic influences reflected in our lives and inner states of being. Consultations available for birth chart exploration, current influences, relationship dynamics, and timing for important events. 


Contact me



Join the Mailing List
Blog Search
Blog Categories
Blog Tags
healing (4)   Uranus/Pluto square (11)   Neptune (21)   Sagittarius (11)   equinox (3)   Venus Retrograde (8)   technical (5)   aspects (5)   Pluto (28)   progressions (1)   composite chart (2)   counseling sessions (16)   qualities (3)   relationships (10)   birth chart (30)   Gemini (10)   Leo (10)   Aries (26)   Moon (25)   Grand Cross (6)   mythology (11)   chakras (3)   Carl Jung (3)   New Moon (22)   direct motion (16)   events (1)   Chiron (12)   12th house (1)   mundane (1)   inferior conjunction (1)   Mars retrograde (8)   Void-of-Course Moon (10)   Neptune retrograde (1)   Scorpio (14)   zodiac (7)   Sun (23)   Venus (42)   love (3)   Ophiuchus (1)   religion (6)   synastry (5)   quincunx (1)   Bach flower remedies (2)   Mars (33)   Nodes of the Moon (7)   solstice (3)   philosophy (2)   psychology (23)   eclipse (19)   Capricorn (13)   Jupiter retrograde (3)   Saturn (20)   Jupiter (29)   Cancer (11)   Mercury (47)   spirituality (31)   communication (3)   literature (1)   Venus/Sun conjunct (1)   opposition (3)   Moon phase (24)   Pisces (13)   Saturn retrograde (3)   Saturn square Uranus (1)   Imago (1)   astronomy (8)   Sabian symbols (13)   history (22)   justice (1)   pandemic (2)   Taurus (14)   oneness (1)   poetry (4)   Virgo (8)   trine (7)   square (11)   Mercury retrograde (42)   Uranus (35)   astrology (37)   Aquarius (12)   Balsamic Moon (4)   Waxing Crescent (1)   Full Moon (23)   Mercury's shadow (9)   Libra (20)   Uranus retrograde (1)   Gibbous Moon (2)   elements (4)  
April 22, 2014




Wonderful intro to AstroPsychology by Glenn Perry (he articulates so well something I’ve often tried to explain - that the birth chart is not fixed, but rather it reflects and embodies our ongoing evolution):

“The traditional way of interpreting charts is to focus on character delineations and fated events, treating both as relatively fixed outcomes. Conversely, a psychological approach views the horoscope as an evolving story that reflects a process of growth over time. Character and events are still delineated, but no longer in terms of fixed outcomes; rather, events are interpreted as vehicles for facilitating a process of characterological development. Read more...

powered by Abstract5