March 1, 2007

Insoo Kim Berg

The article mentioned three posts ago was dedicated to Insoo Kim Berg. Insoo was co-originator (together with her husband Steve de Shazer and with their co-workers) of the solution-focused approach (read this article about the history of the solution-focused approach or watch this Youtube video).
Insoo died quite unexpectedly a few weeks ago. I am thankful to have known her and have worked with her and I guess I learned more from her about solution-focused practise than from anyone else.
I did this interview with her in 2004 which, I think, shows a bit of how remarkable she was. Together, Insoo and I also wrote three little articles:

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