"Note that Ego State Therapy is very similar to parts therapy. However, not only would I personally avoid the use of parts therapy with this person, I would avoid regression also unless her psychiatrist is collaborating with you and vice versa.…"
I did some research in the while and found the use of PT - EST for the treatement of personality disorders.
- Am J Clin Hypn. 2003 Jan;45(3):233-43.
A character in search of character: Narcissistic Personality Disorder and Ego State…"
"Given what you said, I would be very cautious about using parts therapy with her. Also, before even using hypnosis, you should work in collaboration with her psychiatrist, and only if he/she gives consent for using hypnosis with his/her patient.
Hi Roy,I have a client who has been diagnosed by a Psychiatrist as a having a hysterical personality disorder.I'm treating her for fibromyalgia but as you can understand in this case there are very strong resistances in getting better.So is it possible to use PT with her?I'm not going to work on a neurosis, I think I risk I'm going to work on her structure of personality.And I think could be very dangerous: has she a very strong ego for that work?Is there the danger to induce a psychosis…See More
Group dedicated to those wishing to discuss client centered Hypnotic Regression Therapy (HRT), including benefits of competent regression as well as risks of false memories. Case histories and questions are welcome.See More