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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. Erickson in the 20th century insists on addressing the _______ and asserts the right to include other individuals who are part of the trouble.
2. In some cases in Chapter 8, one or more parents would interfere or remove the patient from therapy once what?
3. In Erickson's case in Chapter 6 which involved the boy's bed-wetting problem, Erickson suggested that if he didn't wet the bed for a month his parents were obligated to get him what?
4. The therapists of the 19th-century noticed that there was something deeper going on; here Mesmer and ____ are used as examples
5. In what year was the book published?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Erickson feel regarding psychiatric medication?
2. What does Erickson state regarding seeing only one spouse in a marriage?
3. In what ways does Erickson see patients he no longer counseled?
4. How do Erickson's techniques vary with different clients?
5. How does Erickson use not siding with one family member as a technique?
6. What is one of the more controversial aspects of Erickson's hypnosis?
7. In the ending of the book, why does the Prussian man's wife contact Erickson?
8. Describe the outcome of the example from Chapter 6 in which a child has a sore which festered for 2 years.
9. What does Haley say of children leaving the nest in Chapter 8?
10. How does Erickson enable couples in Chapter 6?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Erickson's technique of "encouraging resistance" and give examples where this technique is used in case studies from the text.
Essay Topic 2
Describe Erickson's technique of "the use of space and position" and give examples where this technique is used in case studies from the text.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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