My Voice Will Go with You: The Teaching Tales of Milton H. Erickson

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Norton, 1991 - Psychology - 256 pages
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Milton H. Erickson has been called the most influential hypnotherapist of our time. Part of his therapy was his use of teaching tales, which through shock, surprise, or confusion--with genius use of questions, puns, and playful humor--helped people to see their situations in a new way. In this book Sidney Rosen has collected over one hundred of the tales. Presented verbatim and accompanied by Dr. Rosen's commentary, they are grouped under such headings as Motivating Tales, Reframing, and Capturing the Innocent Eye.

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Fascinating the way that Milton Erickson used the power of metaphor to heal his clients. The stories are often deceptively simple, but they obviously worked because people were prepared to travel ... Read full review

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Sidney Rosen, M.D., is a world-renowned teacher of Ericksonian approaches to hypnotherapy and psychotherapy.

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