Melanie Starr Costello, Ph.D. practices as a licensed Psychologist and Jungian analyst off Dupont Circle in Washington, D.C. She is a graduate of the C.G. Jung Institut-Zurich where she currently serves as a Training Analyst. Dr. Costello earned her doctorate in the History and Literature of Religions from Northwestern University and formerly taught as a member of the History faculty at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. She has served as a Trustee for the Consortium for Psychoanalytic Research in Washington, D.C., as Director of Education for the Jungian Analysts of Washington, and as a member of the Board of the C.G. Jung Foundation of New York.