Selected Recent Workshops
"Topics in Advanced Ericksonian Approaches to Therapy,” Universidad Autónoma Gabriel René Moreno, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, May 9-13, 2018
"The Art of Everyday Trance in Couples, Families and Groups,” with Angela Zhe Wu LMFT, Zhongke Boai, Beijing, China, April 5-8, 2018.
"Imaginative Methods, Dreams and Art In Human Change”, Eris Foundation, Milan, Italy, September 23-24, 2017.
"Brief Ericksonian Therapy For Couples,” CEFAP, Veracruz, Mexico, August 26, 2017.
"How To Do Hypnosis and Therapy the Erickson Way,” with Betty Alice Erickson, LPC, MFT and John Dyckman PhD, San Rafael CA, Oct. 23-25, 2015.
"Ericksonian Approaches to Cancer, V European Congress of Ericksonian Hypnosis and Psychotherapy. Krakow, Poland, June 12, 2014.”
"Imaginative Methods in Substance Abuse Treatment,” Coalition for a Drug Free Hawaii, Honolulu HI, April 18, 2013.
"Dr Erickson’s Benign Unconscious Mind,” Mental Research Institute, Palo Alto CA, Feb. 6, 2013.
"Two Voices, One Dream: A Brief Therapy Technique for Couples,” Brief Therapy, Lasting Solutions Conference, San Francisco, CA, December 5, 2012.
"Dream Action and Dream Meanings: Ericksonian Hypnosis Seminars,” Esalen Institute, Big Sur CA, August 26-31, 2012.
Selected Recent Presentations
"Dr.Erickson’s Appropaches to Hypnosis and Healing,” Universidad Autónoma Gabriel René Moreno, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, May 9-13, 2018.
"The Unconscious After Freud,” Beijing University, Beijing, China, April 2, 2018.
"Thinking Like A Hypnotist About Treating Sexual Abuse,” Keynote address at 1er Congreso Int. Diagnóstico y tratamiento del abuso sexual, Puebla, Mexico, Nov. 3, 2017.
"Utilizing the Unconscious Mind,” at the 12th International Congress on Ericksonian Approaches to Psychotherapy,” Phoenix, AZ, Dec. 13, 2015.
"Balinese Healing of the Visible and Invisible Worlds,” at The Dream Institute of Northern California, Berkeley, CA, July 27, 2013.
"Captured by the Nervous Systems of Others: the Self, the Brain and the Unconscious,” at The International Online Conference Of Ericksonian Approaches To Psychotherapy, July 1, 2012.
"Deep Trance for Troubling Problems,” at Early Childhood Mental Health Program, Richmond, CA. October, 2011.
"Advances in Graduate Education in Clinical Hypnosis,” at APA, San Diego CA,, August, 2010.
"How to Prepare For and Recover From Surgery,” with Maggie Phillips, PhD. Teleseminar, July 2009.
"From Hypnotic Relationship to Therapeutic Alliance,” at GEAMH Colloque International Francophone, Paris, France, November, 2008.