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IC07 Workshop 21 - Hypnotic Strategies to Improve Children’s and Adolescents’ Self-Esteem & Identity Formation - Susy Signer-Fischer, Lic. Phil.

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Workshops |  Children and Adolescent Therapy |  Psychotherapy |  Anxiety |  Hypnosis |  Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) |  Self-Esteem
Erickson Congress |  Erickson Congress 2007
Susy Signer-Fischer, Lic. Phil. Psych
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Dec 07, 2007
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Self-esteem, self-confidence and self-concept are closely connected with the development of human identity. The enhancement of self-esteem and identity formation can be used effectively in psychotherapy with children, especially in the treatment of anxiety disorders, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder and many other social difficulties. Hypnotic interventions proved to be effective in working with children and adolescents on an individual basis.

Educational Objectives:

  1. To describe the importance of self-concept in the development of identity.
  2. To describe the importance of identity formation in the treatment of various childhood disorders.

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Susy Signer-Fischer, Lic. Phil., is a psychologist and psychotherapist FSP, specializing in working with children, adolescents and adults. She works at the Institute for Developmental and Personality Psychology at the University of Basel in Switzerland and is also in private practice in Basel and Bern. Susy was director of the Family and Educational Counseling Centre in Basel, Switzerland for the past ten years. She is a supervisor and trainer in psychotherapy, mainly in hypnotherapy, psychotherapy for children, adolescents, families and couples. She is the past-president and founding member of the Swiss Society of Clinical Hypnosis (GHypS).