Michele Ritterman, PhD
Dr. Michele Ritterman, is the Mother of the integration of hypnosis and family therapy. Among Dr. Erickson ’s beloved students, she originated the concept of the symptom as a trance state; developed a non-hierarachical, mutuallty dignifying therapy.; considers the applications of psychotherapeutic principles in the larger context of political and social reality ; originated the three-minute trance, and emphasizes that Reciprocity is the highest form of love. And love has everything to do with healing.