Polish Milton H. Erickson Institute

Established in Lodz in 1993, Polish Milton H Erickson Institute received its accreditation of The Milton H. Erickson Foundation on November 21 1993. Our programs comply with the standards established by the Polish Psychiatric Association (PTP) and the Polish Psychologists' Association (PPA), both leading associations of Polish psychiatrists and psychologists.

Polski Instytu Ericksonowski is established in Łódź, conducts training courses across Poland. Superwision and workshop - groups working in Łodź, Poznań, Katowice, Wrocław, Warszawa, Białystok, Bydgoszcz.

Our mission

Our primary goal is to popularise and advance the ideas of Milton H. Erickson through workshops, trainings, supervisions, publications, seminars and lectures.

What we do?

  • Postgraduate trainings for psychotherapists
  • Psychotherapy (for adults and children) – our offer includes different kinds of outpatient therapy such as: individual, marital and family.  For those interested in personal growth we do group trainings, namely visionetic, body psychotherapy and interpersonal. We  provide therapy for patients over a wide range of issues such as: psychosomatic disorders, neurosis, depression,  disturbances of behaviour, personality disorders, as well as psychotic symptoms. We facilitate self-development and support individuals in crisis.
  • Trainings for organizations


Co-Founder and director of Polish Milton H Erickson Institute

Krzysztof Klajs, Dipl.Psych.

Co-Funder and vice director for  P.I.E. Psychotherapy training courses

Katarzyna Szymańska, Dr.Psych.

Vice director of P.I.E. for Organizational Matters.

Andrea Goszcz, Dipl.Psych.

Secretarial staff of P.I.E. in Łódź

Iwona Woźniakowska, Dipl.Psych.

Ilona Tomczyk, Dipl.Psych.

Katarzyna Drewniak, Dipl. Ethnologie.