Milton Erickson once told this story about one of his patients, a young woman that introduced herself as none other than Jesus Christ:
-Hi, I’m Jesus Christ!, the patient said during her first session with the great psychiatrist.
-Yes, and I heard you are a hell of a carpenter!-he replied
The woman embraced what her therapist had said and she started building a book shelf for the hospital library. Eventually, she found her calling in carpentry and ended up having a healthy and peaceful life.
Behind this anecdote there is an entire philosophy of life. In today’s video I’ll explain you why:
Are you going to try this technique? If so, in which area of your life? Don’t forget to share your thoughts below, I’d love to know what you think about this idea.