I don't believe in miracles: Using the ecological validity model to adapt the miracle question to match the client’s cultural preferences and characteristics.

  title={I don't believe in miracles: Using the ecological validity model to adapt the miracle question to match the client’s cultural preferences and characteristics.},
  author={Rony Kayrouz and Stephen Hansen},
  journal={Professional Psychology: Research and Practice},

Religion and Spirituality in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

Solution-focused brief therapy, developed in the late 1970s by Steve de Shazer and Insoo Kim Berg with their colleagues, is a forward-looking approach to therapy that focuses on solutions rather than

Çözüm Odaklı Kısa Süreli Terapide Din ve Maneviyat

1970’lerin sonlarına doğru Steve de Shazer ve Insoo Kim Berg’in meslektaşlarıyla yapmış oldukları çalışmalar ile geliştirilen Çözüm Odaklı Kısa Süreli Terapi, problemlerden ziyade

Teaching Note—Miracle Questioning as a Teaching Tool in Social Work

  • M. Cheung
  • Sociology
    Journal of Social Work Education
  • 2021
ABSTRACT The miracle question (MQ) is a technique for assessing clients’ ability to discover their potential in search of solutions. Educators can train students to use the classic MQ (What would



The miracle question

  • L. Lightfoot
  • Philosophy
    Supporting Children with Anxiety to Understand and Celebrate Difference
  • 2019

All we need is a miracle: Using a solution-based approach to human resource management in hospitals

This article aims to make a contribution on two fronts: managing people in Australian hospitals and research methodology. The article introduces and explains an innovative data collection method:

Suppose a Miracle Doesn't Happen: The Non-Miracle Option

The positive therapeutic position generally utilized in the Solution Focused and Michael White models can be unproductive with certain clients. The article discusses a “Non-Miracle Option” for such

Meta-Analysis of Solution-Focused Brief Therapy for Treating Symptoms of Internalizing Disorders

We evaluated the effectiveness of solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT) for treating symptoms of internalizing disorders with youth and adults across 26 between-group studies representing the data of

The Collaborative Miracle: When to Slow Down the Pace of Brief Therapy

Abstract The “miracle question” is one of the most recognizable features of the solution-focused model. Yet, too often, it is asked in a rigid, formalized manner. We will argue that, like all

Culturally centered psychosocial interventions

Over the last few decades, psychologists and other health professionals have called attention to the importance of considering cultural and ethnicminority aspects in any psychosocial interventions.

Miracles, Dreams, and Empowerment: A Brief Therapy Practice Note

When beginning therapy, most clients have a sense of powerlessness (sense of external locus of control) in some, if not most, areas of their lives. A person with a sense of powerlessness perceives