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The truth about hypnosis

Clifford N Lazarus Ph.D.Think Well Hypnosis is, perhaps, one of the most misunderstood and controversial methods of psychological treatment. The myths and misconceptions that surround hypnotherapymostly stem from people’s ideas about stage hypnotism. The truth is that stage hypnotism is … Continue reading

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Clinical hypnosis may be effective for cancer pain, IBS, headaches

A report by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) cites evidence supporting the efficacy of hypnosis for relief of chronic pain in cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, and tension headaches.1 The October issue of the Annals of Palliative Medicineincludes a review … Continue reading

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Self compassion. Realistic and useful.

  Why Self-Compassion Helps You Meet Life’s Challenges. A healthy dose of self-compassion can give your motivation a boost. Published on October 1, 2013 by Melanie A. Greenberg, Ph.D. in The Mindful Self-Express. “Kristin Neff, the most well-known self-compassion researcher, … Continue reading

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Clinical Hypnosis in the Treatment of Postmenopausal Hot Flashes: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Gary R. Elkins, PhD, William I. Fisher, MA, Aimee K. Johnson, MA, Janet S. Carpenter, PhD, RN, FAAN, Timothy Z. Keith, PhD. Disclosures. Menopause. 2013;20(3):291-298. Find full article at Medscape News by clicking here. Extracts: “…As many as 80% of women … Continue reading

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