In Composition Work people create a landscape that reflects their own mind. Important aspects of the self (I-positions) and emotions are externalized by placing stones in a space. This reveals one’s inner life as a pattern of the self. By looking at this pattern new insights become possible that may stimulate further self-development.

Heaven, earth and human as a basic pattern in Japanese gardens. In Compositionwork opposite forces, qualities can be brought together in a third position. This reflects the important developmental task of humans to find positions that integrate opposite aspects in the self.

Heaven, earth and human as a basic pattern in Japanese gardens. In Compositionwork opposite forces, qualities can be brought together in a third position. This reflects the important developmental task of humans to find positions that integrate opposite aspects in the self.