Can Mr. Rogers help you in these days of stress?

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) I don’t really know the answer to this, but if you want to find out, I recommend watching the movie “It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” starring Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers. This movie was completely different than I expected. Mr. Rogers is actually not the main character. The […]

Beautiful questions with David Whyte

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) What are beautiful questions and what do they have to do with our clients? According to David Whyte, beautiful questions enlarge the context in which we live. They’re often disturbing, because they shake the structures we’ve built, inviting us to engage with a larger, deeper part of our identity. Inviting our […]

Basic Principles of a Neo-Ericksonian Resource Based Approach to Psychotherapy

  (by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) I’ll be presenting a workshop at the Cape Cod Institute from Aug 15-19th titled The Mind-Body-Energy Tool Kit: Clinical Approaches that Go Beyond Talk . As I was working on my presentation, I thought this topic  would make a good blog. I’m calling these principles, Basic Principles of  a Neo-Ericksonian […]