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What to do if i faked my hypnosis session yesterday?

What to do if i faked my hypnosis session yesterday?

You can expect : no improvement. Faking or lying to your therapist/hypnotist only misled you. They need honest feedback in order to best help you. If you weren't relaxed enough, ask for more suggestion and time to relax before they implant suggestions. This process requires trust and honesty on both parties to work. Try again tell them what happened. They will understand and be glad you told the truth hopefully! ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Hypnosis (Definition)

Hypnosis has been shown in some studies to help with nausea and vomiting. The term "hypnosis" comes from the Greek word hypnos, meaning "sleep." Hypnotherapists use exercises that bring about deep relaxation and an altered state of consciousness, also known as a trance. A person in a deeply focused state is unusually responsive to an idea or image, but this does not mean that a hypnotist can control the person's mind and free will. On the contrary, hypnosis can actually teach people how to master their own states of awareness. By doing so they can affect their own bodily ...Read more


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Are there any health risks associated with Hypnosis?

Generally, no.: Hypnosis can help with relaxation, smoking cessation, food monitoring, etc., although its efficacy is usually less than a more comrehensive treatment. Hypnosis itself is not harmful unless the (unethical) hypnotist tricks you. Then you might be vulnerable. Pick your therapy partners wisely. ...Read more

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Could hypnosis work for altering behavior or emotions?

Sometimes: Sometimes hypnosis can help with these things. But you need an expertly trained hypnotist -- preferably one with a professional degree in psychology, etc rather than without. Some psychiatrists also provide hypnosis. ...Read more

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How effective is self hypnosis?

How effective is self hypnosis?

Clinical hypnosis: By a licensed professional is best used in combination w/self-hypnosis. The doctor will teach you a way to hypnotize yourself and the combination maximizes effectiveness. Peace and good health. He/she may record sessions for your use at home. ...Read more

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I have anxiety will hypnosis help calm my anxiety?

I have anxiety will hypnosis help calm my anxiety?

Hypnosis: If you're willing, hypnosis with a well-trained hypnotist can help you with anxiety. You can learn how to hypnotize yourself also. Qualified hypnotists can be found through the american society for clinical hypnosis: http://www.Asch.Net/public/memberreferralsearch/tabid/182/default.Aspx also you can learn mindfulness based stress reduction: http://www.Umassmed.Edu/content.Aspx?Id=41254. ...Read more

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Hypnosis to uncover the subconcious. Is it real or another gimmick?

Hypnosis to uncover the subconcious.  Is it real or another gimmick?

It is real: Physicians have been using hypnosis therapeutically much longer than we've been using medicines. Used correctly it is a very effective therapy. As evidence of it's real-ness let me point out to you that hypnosis has been used as sole anesthetic for surgery for 100 years. Ever experienced highway hypnosis? It is very real and part of the same phenomenon. ...Read more

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Is hypnosis effective for arachnoiditis?

Is hypnosis effective for arachnoiditis?

Possibly: Hypnosis can help management the stress related to this chronic disease...It may also be beneficial in pain management. It should be incorporated into a regimen not a sole treatment. Hope this helps and all the best to you. ...Read more

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Is hypnosis, to lessen anxiety, effective?

Hypnosis/nerves: Hypnosis has been shown to reduce anxiety in patients motivated for this treatement and was approved by the apa in 1961 and is often used with other treatment approaches such as cbt. ...Read more

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Can I use hypnosis to forget masturbation?

Can I use hypnosis to forget masturbation?

No: It won't work. Why do you ask? This is something that essentially all men and most women enjoy at least occasionally. It won't make you fat, ugly, short, hairy, smooth, stupid, infertile, an unfit parent, or unspiritual. It keeps you comfortable and able to do other things, and teaches you about your mind ; body in preparation for adult roles. ...Read more

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Does hypnosis work for insomnia? Thank you.

Does hypnosis work for insomnia? Thank you.

Additional options: Additional behavioral options include cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia. This is shown to be effective when insomnia is not based on physiological medical issues. In fact it is considered a first line treatment for insomnia. Similar to hypnosis, If you do seek treatment, recommend inquiring about the provider's training and use of this type of treatment. Be well. ...Read more

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How can I use self hypnosis to loose weight?

How can I use self hypnosis to loose weight?

HOW MUCH WEIGHT?: It may help you make moderate reductions in weight, but if you are markedly overweight you will want to approach it medically. At 19 years old, be careful that the weight loss is truly necessary for health, not fashion. ...Read more

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Is guided imagery the same thing as hypnosis?

They are similar: With hypnosis, you get into a relaxed state and that can be achieved by listening to words, guided imagery, and other techniques. With guided imagery, your mind is creating a picture in this hypnotic state which may help in a variety of different conditions. Remember that all hypnosis is actually self-hypnosis so you have control over your situation regardless of what technique you are using. ...Read more

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Could hypnosis help with anxiety/nervousness?

For many people: - it can be beneficial. There are some people who are less open to the power of suggestion- for whom hypnosis may not be effect. ...Read more

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Help docs, is hypnosis effective on arachnoiditis?

Help docs, is hypnosis effective on arachnoiditis?

Arachnoiditis pain: Hypnosis, like acupuncture works on some but not all patients. Still it's side effects are minimal and if you have been diagnosed, it is a reasonable treatment to try. ...Read more

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Would hypnosis be able to cure my anxiety disorder?

Would hypnosis be able to cure my anxiety disorder?

MAYBE/SOME: 'cure' is a difficult word. A better way to think of this is psychiatric evaluation for the anxiety disorder and using hypnosis to reduce the anxiety and locate the cause. ...Read more

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What role could hypnosis play in relieving symptoms?

EVALUATION: Relieving symptoms without knowing their causes can be fruitless or even dangerous. Check out the cause of the symptoms first. ...Read more

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Have you used hypnosis to help them overcome anxiety?

Yes: Hypnosis is by definition a heightened state of focus and concentration. There are various techniques for using hypnotic methods to explore and transform distracting thoughts. Hypnosis is helpful for relaxation and anxiety management as well. ...Read more

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Hypnosis to uncover the subconcious like freud still ok?

Yes: Techniques involving hypnosis can be very helpful in identifying past stressful events which can lead to symptoms. Sometimes, the symptoms can be relieved without delving into past experiences, but when the symptoms are not helped or relapse, hypnosis can indeed be very effective. ...Read more

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Can hypnosis occur if listening to it in a second language?

Yes. It is not even: necessary to talk when inducing hypnosis. There are many non-verbal ways to do this. The question then becomes what to do when in the altered state. If you are clear on the goal of clinical hypnosis it can be helpful even if wording is not understood consciously. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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How much would women who give birth using hypnosis experience?

Everything : They will experience everything but the pain. Pain perception can be significantly reduced or alleviated by hypnosis and/or self hypnosis. ...Read more

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