Edward (Ted) Bickford, M.A.

Edward BickfordTed is a local businessman and owner of Bickford Paper Company, which was started 60 years ago by his father and is the last locally-owned paper company in Buffalo. His degree in Literature and Psychology is from SUNY at Buffalo and he and his wife Lisa are avid theater-goers, both in Buffalo and at the Shaw Festival in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario. Ted has been an active member of the Jung Center for 15 years and a Board member for several, spearheading programs on the psychology of Shakespeare, Haudenosaunee (Seneca Nation) arts and culture, the effects of technology on the psyche, and Jung’s Red Book. His current area of interest is Jung’s ideas about “the Soul of the World,” Psyche and Nature.