Tag Archives: hypnosis

Hypnosis relieves senior pain

Everyone has heard the anecdotes: hypnotized subjects walking on coals without pain or injury, subjects raising blisters on their arms without physical cause. Stories, which may be true, but are rightfully questioned by the skeptical; after all, magician David Blaine’s … Continue reading

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National Theatre star Olivia Colman underwent hypnotherapy to overcome stage fright

Olivia Colman has revealed that she underwent cognitive hypnotherapy to combat stage fright before her first public performance in Mosquitoes at the National Theatre. The actor, whose theatre credits include Hay Fever and England People Very Nice, admitted to developing … Continue reading

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The impostor syndrome

Hypnosis provides a safe and secure context for practicing the coping strategies listed below. Learn more about hypnosis by reading the pages of this blog or contact us directly for more specific information.   The philosopher Bertrand Russell wrote: “The … Continue reading

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Brain Activity and Functional Connectivity Associated with Hypnosis

Hypnosis has proven clinical utility, yet changes in brain activity underlying the hypnotic state have not yet been fully identified. Previous research suggests that hypnosis is associated with decreased default mode network (DMN) activity and that high hypnotizability is associated … Continue reading

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Science of hypnosis BBC documentary

Youtube, published on 12th of June 2016 1 hour long documentary  

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Treating fear with hypnosis

Many people associate hypnosis with dubious magicians who lure people onto the stage and cause them to do something embarrassing in the name of entertainment. However, hypnosis can also be used in psychotherapy and medicine. “In a medical context, hypnosis … Continue reading

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Hypnosis – The Universe Within | David Bernstein | TEDxConcordia

Published on Mar 7, 2016 A fascinating journey through the subconscious mind, with Montreal Hypnotherapist David Bernstein. A graduate of Concordia University in 1979, David Bernstein spent countless years in the business world until he discovered the wonders of clinical hypnosis. In … Continue reading

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