What is Hypnosis?
Hypnosis is a natural phenomena that we go through 40 to 60 times a day without even noticing it. Have you been enthralled by a good book? Sucked into a fantastic film? Have you caught yourself day dreaming? That is hypnosis.
Hypnosis has been used for beneficial purposes for centuries, ever since Franz Mesmer theorized about animal magnetism.
Hypnosis has come a long way since that time, and what once was a mystical procedure has now come to be a widely accepted modality for therapeutic treatment of everything from correcting bad habits to pain management.
What Hypnosis is Not
Hypnosis is not sleep. You are fully aware of what is going on around you. In essence, it is a sense of hyperconsciousness. This is because hypnosis bypasses the critical factor that bridges your conscious mind with your unconscious.
Hypnosis is not mind control. Forget what you have learned in the movies and by stage hypnotists--these fall into the category of entertainment. A person cannot be induced to do something that they would not otherwise be inclined to do. This leads into the next item:
Hypnosis is not a magic pill. You have to really want to make the changes in your life for it to work for you. Clients who see a hypnotherapist because their significant other wishes a change will not see success. The client has to want the change.
Benefits of Hypnosis
Hypnosis can help you achieve your goals. Whether it is to stop smoking, lose weight, or just to de-stress, you can benefit from hypnosis. Hypnosis has been used successfully to treat:
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