Listen to 300+ podcasts by best-selling authors, published Wednesday, 4pm EST!

Milton H. Erickson: The Father of Modern Hypnotherapy

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Directive or Ericksonian Hypnosis and other Hypnosis topics.

Who was Milton H. Erickson?

Milton H. Erickson: The Father of Modern Hypnotherapy

Milton H. Erickson (1902-1980) is considered by many to be the most influential hypnotherapist in history. His psychiatric and hypnotherapy practice was based in Phoenix, Arizona. Erickson was stricken by polio at the age of nineteen. He set about curing himself by watching and imitating the small babies in his family and the way they began to learn to move their hands and legs. In the process, his sensory perception and non-verbal communication skills were honed. Later, he used these skills to develop non-conventional "Ericksonian Hypnosis."

   

Comments

Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.



Name:


URL: (optional)


Comment:


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Hypnosis Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
Ray Lokar