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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The one condition on which Erickson allows couples to fight was that they genuinely seek to what?
2. Haley points out that Erickson had suffered from _____ twice and had been debilitated by it/them.
3. Milton Erickson came from the American Midwest and received the majority of his education and preliminary work experience in Wisconsin and _____.
4. Which heading in Chapter 1 has the most hypnotic focus?
5. Under which heading of Chapter 1 is it stated that Erickson emphasized both the autonomy and togetherness of family members?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Erickson feel regarding dissent with a couple in the sessions?
2. Describe Erickson's use of metaphor and relapse.
3. In the case where a woman is hospitalized in Chapter 5, what issues does she face with her in-laws?
4. How does Haley describe Erickson's approach to adolescents in Chapter 3?
5. Describe the first case scenario set up in Chapter 4.
6. What progress does Harold make educationally in his work with Erickson?
7. What are the first two descriptions of Erickson's techniques in Chapter 1?
8. What does Haley write about the institution of marriage in the beginning of Chapter 5?
9. What friendship does Erickson instigate in Chapter 4?
10. Give an example of a case where trance was used by Erickson in Chapter 5.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Erickson's technique of "emphasizing the positive" and give examples where this technique is used in case studies from the text.
Essay Topic 2
What are some of the common problems in "middle marriage difficulties"? Describe some of the examples from this section of the text and how Erickson administered therapy.
Essay Topic 3
Describe Erickson's technique of "providing a worse alternative" and give examples where this technique is used in case studies from the text.
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