Part One of our Erickson Streaming Video project.
By Maria Escalante Cortina, M.A., DDS Estimated Reading Time: 5 minutes, 15 seconds After reading “The Indigo Children” (Carroll and Tober, 1999) I realized these children would be helped by utilizing Ericksonian Psychotherapy. Utilization is a fundamental premise of this therapy. It is important for anyone, and certainly for children, that attributes and qualities be Read More
By Ron Alexander, Ph.D. Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes, 25 seconds The following is an excerpt from the Erickson biography. It was taken from a document Ron Alexander, Ph.D., sent to Jeff Zeig in 2015. In 1976, Alexander phoned Erickson at the beginning of the week, asking him if he would consult on a personal Read More
By Allan Erickson Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes, 20 seconds As part of their therapy, my father would often give his patients “jobs” to do. The jobs were highly varied. Often one could easily see how the assigned job was a necessary first step for a patient to take in order to heal his or Read More