An archetype is the model image of a person or role and includes the mother figure, father,wise oldman and joker , amongst others . The mother figure for example as carrying qualities; she is dependable and compassionate. We all hold a similar ideas of the mother figure and we see her across the culture and in our language, such as the term ‘mother nature’.
FAMILY ARCHETYPES: The father – Stern, power full, Controller
The mother- feeding, nurturing and soothing
The wise oldman- Knowledge and guidance
The magician- mysterious and powerful.
The witch – Dangerous