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IC11 Clinical Demonstration 04 - The Utilization of the "Inner Family System/Inner Parliament" for Successful Healthy Solutions - Gunther Schmidt, MD

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Clinical Demonstrations |  Utilization |  Family Systems
Erickson Congress |  Erickson Congress 2011
Gunther Schmidt, MD, MA
Course Levels:
Master Degree or Higher in Health-Related Field
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Original Program Date:
Dec 10, 2011
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Symptoms are expressions of contradictory inner needs and movements and inner fights. This demonstration will show how the different parts of a person can be utilized as helpful “messengers of needs and knowledge” and as powerful competences for goal-serving synergy and context- flexible successful behavior.

Educational Objectives:

  1. List three methods to induce relieving dissociation and the creation of safe places.
  2. State three techniques that could be used with a subject with massive inner conflicts and confusion.

*Sessions may be edited for content and to preserve confidentiality*



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Gunther Schmidt, MD, MA, is the director of the Milton H. Erickson Institut Heidelberg and director of the SysTelios Clinic for Psychosomatic Competence, Siedelsbrunn. Dr. Schmidt holds a master’s degree in Economics and is the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the German Business Training Association. He is a founder, honorary member, and former vice-president (1984-2003) of Milton Erickson Society of Germany, founding member and teaching expert of Systemic Society of Germany, German Society of Systemic Family Therapy, and German Federal Association of Coaching.