Erickson reminded us that people are more resourceful than they know, but how can we respectfully connect clients with their natural resourcefulness and assist them towards their solutions? By exploring what someone likes we can tap into a richly textured collection of experiences that can then provide a coherent and effective direction to the therapy process.
*Sessions may be edited for content and to preserve confidentiality*
Robert McNeilly, MD, was in a suburban Melbourne general medical practice for 10 years when he was inspired by Milton Erickson’s human approach to therapy. He founded the CET in 1988 to introduce Ericksonian Hypnosis and the Solution Oriented Approach to hypnosis, counseling and coaching in Australia. He is co-author, with Jenny Brown, of Healing With Words, and author of Healing the Whole Person. Crown House published a series of DVD demonstrations of counseling and hypnosis.