Archetypal psychology may have its issues, but liberation psychology sounds somewhat Marxist. When I think of liberation psychology, like liberation theology, I see a picture of Fidel Castro in my mind. Perhaps, my understanding of this is incorrect or at least in considering psychology, there can be no such thing as liberation psychology, because it is nothing but an oxymoron. The only way to be liberated, to be free is to be liberated and free from psychology. I can say this because I was foolhardy enough to obtain a degree in psychology and then get swept up in the psych world of psych drugs and therapies and all that evil that goes with it. What seems to be happening as all this psych world goes mainstream is that we now celebrate mental health/mental illness as pinnacles of success, standards of character, etc. We have lost our way. We have lost who we are as a people, as individuals. And much of this is owed to the great big lie of psychology. You can not be liberated through psychology; you can only be enslaved and imprisoned. And, in the story of the prisoner in the jail, who saw the stars and the sun outside from his prison cell, while his prison roommate saw the dirt and stench on the floor , we become not the prisoner who saw the stars and the sun outside, but the dirt and stench on the floor. If you seem to have similar thoughts as the latter prisoner, well, thank psychology. Thank you.