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BT18 Great Conversation 05 - Mindfulness and Hypnosis - Ronald Siegel, PsyD and Michael Yapko, PhD

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Great Conversations |  Hypnosis |  Mindfulness |  Brief Therapy
Brief Therapy Conference |  Brief Therapy Conference 2018
Ronald Siegel, PsyD |  Michael Yapko, PhD
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Original Program Date:
Dec 08, 2018
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Compare and contrast mindfulness and hypnosis. Understanding differences and similarities. Indications for using each approach.

Educational Objectives:

  1. Describe differences between mindfulness in hypnosis.
  2. Given a patient, describe one approach using mindfulness and another approach using hypnosis.  

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Ronald Siegel, PsyD's Profile

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Ronald D. Siegel, PsyD, is Assistant Professor of Psychology, part time at Harvard Medical School, where he has taught for over 30 years. He is a long-time student of mindfulness meditation and serves on the board of directors and faculty of the Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy.

Dr. Siegel teaches internationally about mindfulness and psychotherapy and mind–body treatment, has worked for many years in community mental health with inner-city children and families, and maintains a private practice in Lincoln, Massachusetts. He is the coauthor of Back Sense: A Revolutionary Approach to Halting the Cycle of Chronic Back Pain, which integrates Western and Eastern approaches for treating chronic back pain, coeditor of the acclaimed books for professionals, Mindfulness and Psychotherapy and Wisdom and Compassion in Psychotherapy: Deepening Mindfulness in Clinical Practice, and coauthor of the new professional text, Sitting Together: Essential Skills for Mindfulness-based Psychotherapy. 

Michael Yapko, PhD's Profile

Michael Yapko, PhD Related Seminars and Products

Michael D. Yapko, Ph.D. (professional psychology, clinical specialization), is internationally recognized for his innovative work in applied clinical hypnosis, developing brief psychotherapies, and the strategic treatment of depression. He has been invited to present his work in more than 30 countries across six continents. He is the author of 15 books, including his most recent, The Discriminating Therapist. He is a recipient of numerous awards for his many contributions to the field, including the Milton H. Erickson Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award.