Short Course 15 – Brent Geary, PhD and Claudia Weinspach, Psychologist – Utilization Interviewing

08 Dec 2016
10:15 am - 11:45 am

Short Course 15 – Brent Geary, PhD and Claudia Weinspach, Psychologist – Utilization Interviewing

Milton Erickson’s counsel to “Take what the patient brings” encapsulated the utilization approach that he introduced in hypnosis and psychotherapy. This workshop is designed to enhance participants’ awareness of and ability to use the many facets of utilization that are elicited during clinical interviews. Two demonstrations will be included.

Educational Objectives

  1. Define “utilization” in psychotherapy.
  2. List five naturally-occurring items that can be utilized in treatment planning.