Day 12:24 pm

  • The Dishwasher Metaphor

    It amazes me sometimes, how often every day tasks or items in a person’s life can be seen as a metaphor for other things.  As a hypnotherapist, I am of course always on the lookout for a decent metaphor.  The deeper structures of our minds love a good metaphor and it empowers the client to represent their own “stuff” onto the metaphor that is presented them.  Loading the dishwasher this morning, it suddenly occurred to me what a startling metaphor the dishwasher is for therapy in general. (more…)

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