By listening to that inner calling and pursuing your dreams, you can individuate and live a happy, fulfilled and self-directed life of authenticity and purpose.
In short: it is the process of becoming self-actualized.
[Huffington Post – The Individuation Process: Finding Your True Authentic Self]
Jung believed each person is unique and has a distinct destiny.
Most of Jungian psychology—also called analytical psychology or depth psychology—centers on what Jung later called the individuation process.
The individuation process was Jung’s way of explaining the path to optimalpersonal development for an individual.
Jungian analyst Anthony Stevens writes in Private Myths:
Individuation is the process, simple or complex as the case may be, by which every living organism becomes what it was destined to become from the beginning.