episode 24 of the Chicago Psychology Podcast Dave Clayton, Ph.D.
discusses Ericksonian hypnosis and psychotherapy. Dave is a
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and has a practice in Wood
Dale, IL. He also trains therapy students in Mexico and Guatemala
to provide therapy for trauma survivors in the war-torn regions of
discusses his early days as a counseling and therapy student in
Chicago's Ravenswood neighborhood, his experience of sitting at the
feet of Milton Erickson in seminars in the 1970s, and his work in
Mexico and Central America. He also describes the hypnotic
technique he uses for PTSD.