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
pandemic (1)   philosophy (2)   Pisces (13)   technical (5)   inferior conjunction (1)   history (22)   equinox (3)   composite chart (2)   Sabian symbols (13)   Pluto (28)   Uranus retrograde (1)   Gibbous Moon (2)   Taurus (14)   New Moon (23)   Saturn retrograde (3)   synastry (5)   Moon phase (26)   love (3)   Gemini (10)   Jupiter (30)   progressions (1)   Ophiuchus (1)   Void-of-Course Moon (10)   Uranus (36)   Scorpio (14)   Mercury (48)   Cancer (12)   Nodes of the Moon (7)   Saturn (20)   Grand Cross (6)   Aquarius (13)   Mars retrograde (8)   communication (3)   spirituality (31)   poetry (4)   Mercury's shadow (10)   Venus/Sun conjunct (1)   Imago (1)   zodiac (7)   qualities (3)   Balsamic Moon (4)   Waxing Crescent (1)   Mercury retrograde (44)   mundane (1)   astronomy (8)   mythology (11)   Moon (25)   counseling sessions (17)   Neptune retrograde (1)   direct motion (17)   Mars (34)   trine (7)   religion (6)   psychology (23)   eclipse (18)   Neptune (22)   birth chart (30)   Jupiter retrograde (3)   Carl Jung (3)   Sagittarius (12)   quincunx (1)   Sun (25)   Libra (20)   healing (4)   events (1)   astrology (37)   Venus (42)   chakras (3)   Bach flower remedies (2)   elements (4)   Uranus/Pluto square (11)   Aries (27)   Venus Retrograde (7)   Capricorn (14)   Leo (10)   square (11)   literature (1)   opposition (3)   Chiron (13)   12th house (1)   Virgo (8)   solstice (3)   relationships (10)   aspects (5)   Full Moon (24)  

Astrological Rites of Passage


As the planets move through the sky and through the zodiac, they affect each one of us differently depending on how they connect with one’s individual birthchart. There are some astrological events, however, that happen to everyone at approximately the same age, which mark important rites of passage and correspond with certain life phases. Here is a list of a few of the major ones: Read more...