Introducing In the Room with Milton H. Erickson Volume I
Watching In the Room with Milton H. Erickson Volume I DVDs is the closest you can come to learning directly from Erickson himself and sharing in the experience that many people had in his presence. In these evocative sessions students conversed with Erickson as he went in and out of trance with them. Then they returned home enriched their lives and enhanced their work.
About Milton H. Erickson
Milton Hyland Erickson (5 December 1901 – 25 March 1980) was an American psychiatrist and psychologist specializing in medical hypnosis and family therapy. He was founding president of the American Society for Clinical Hypnosis and a fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, the American Psychological Association, and the American Psychopathological Association. Milton H. Erickson is noted for his approach to the unconscious mind as creative and solution-generating. He is also noted for influencing brief therapy, strategic family therapy, family systems therapy, solution focused brief therapy, and neuro-linguistic programming.
He dedicated his professional career to the advancement of the use of hypnosis in the context of medicine. He was committed to scientific methodology and a staunch advocate of the regulated professional training for practitioners. The investigations of Erickson in the first half of the 20th century were particularly influential on the second half. Erickson’s clinical innovations on the practice of hypnosis are credited with inspiring its renaissance and arousing a new generation of practitioners.