Mickey Skidmore is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker per the guidelines of the Australian Association of Social Workers (AASW). He specializes in Ericksonian approaches to hypnosis & psychotherapy and has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and independent practitioner in private practice in the USA for more than 24 years before coming to Australia. He has received extensive post graduate training from several members of the Ericksonian tradition, as well as other internationally recongized teacher of clinical hypnosis. He has held Certification with the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis and is a past Board member of the North Carolina Society of Clinical Hypnosis. He has also been a presenter at several workshops and offers supervision, teaching, and training Seminars for mental health professionals.