You might read Erickson's Collected Papers edited by Ernest Rossi to see how Erickson worked with organic injuries. Basically, he built "response potential, " sometimes frustrating patients into a response.
For example, with an aphasic patient who hated fish, he had her and her husband sit in front of a fish tank every day. After hours of that curious assignment, she really wanted to speak.
Remember, every patient has unrecognized potentials for change that can be utilized...
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