Title: “Perspectives on the Masters - Erickson, Satir, Whitaker, Rogers & Frankl”
Date: August 19, 2011
Presenter: Dr. Jeffrey Zeig
Description: Psychology luminary Dr. Jeffrey Zeig, delivers a two-hour lecture titled “Personal Reflections on the Masters of Psychotherapy.” In it, Dr. Zeig offers his unique perspective on the lives, the work, and the impact of some of the iconic pioneers in psychotherapy, including Milton H. Erickson, Virginia Satir, Carl Whitaker, Carl Rogers, and Victor Frankl.
Bio: Dr. Zeig is the founder and director of the Milton H. Erickson Foundation and studied intermittently with Dr. Erickson for more than six years. He is the architect of the Evolution of Psychotherapy Conferences, widely regarded as both the world’s largest and most important conferences on psychotherapy, and also organizes the Brief Therapy Conferences, the Couples Conferences, and the International Congresses on Ericksonian Approaches to Hypnosis and Psychotherapy. The author, co-author, or editor of more than 20 books, Dr. Zeig maintains a private practice in Phoenix, Arizona and is a frequent speaker at major universities and teaching hospitals, including the Mayo Clinic, the Menninger Clinic, and MD Anderson.