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Psychotherapy Criticism

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What are the risks or dangers of hypnosis?
The risks of using hypnosis for change are roughly the same as those for other forms of psychotherapy. Competently performed hypnosis in itself has virtually no risk or danger. Even incompetently performed hypnosis usually has only a very minimal risk....
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
What is Hypnosis?
Hypnosis refers to just about any situation where we respond to verbal suggestions in a particular special way. This involves a mentally very flexible condition where our imagination and fantasy are more free and more vivid. A series of instructions, called...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Weight of the World
A man and his son were once going with their donkey to market. As they were walking along a countryman passed them and said: "You fools, what is a donkey for, but to ride upon?" So the man put the boy on the donkey and they went on their way. But...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Aurum metallicum (Gold)
Aurum is gold. Astrology places the metal gold under reign of the Sun. Through nuclear reactions the Sun generates its own energy. The planets are born from the Sun; the Sun is in a way the father/mother of the family of our solar system. All life on the...
Remedies >> Remedies A
What Makes Hypnosis Interesting?
For researchers, hypnosis remains interesting because it is so resistant to comprehensive theoretical understanding, and because many of the basic hypnotic phenomena seem to challenge our understanding of how central neurological mechanisms are organized. For...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Evil Hypnosis
"Evil" hypnosis is what I call the popular view of hypnosis as something that is used by devious agencies or individuals to control people's minds surreptitiously. Mind control or behavior control are possible with hypnosis only temporarily, and...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
The Seven Shaman Principles
The World is What You Think It Is Positive thoughts attract positive people and events, and negative thoughts attract negative people and events. Corollary: Everything is a dream Dreams are real and reality is a dream. The only test we use for a reality check...
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism

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Critiques of Narrative Therapy: A Personal Response
'extremist' positions, 'lack of integration' with other therapy styles and 'lack of acknowledgement' of systemic writers.
AESTHETiCS, CRiTiCiSM,. AND PSyCHoTHERAPy. KEYWORDS: aesthetics, psychiatry, psychotherapy, Sibley.
Systems Theory and Family Therapy: From a Critique on Systems
of the critique, but does not explain change.
The Inner Critic
The Inner Critic by Hal Stone, Ph.D. & Sidra Stone, Ph.
Psychotherapy of Self-Criticism in a Case of Mixed Anaclitic
Keywords: self-criticism; depression; anaclitic depression; introjective depression ; psychodymanic psychotherapy; cognitive psychotherapy.

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Does Psychotherapy Make You Worse?
Therapist: What do you think it means when I say, "Uh-huh..." or, "Hmmm..." or, "Yes?

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Psychotherapy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The high level of dropout has raised some criticism about the relevance and efficacy of psychotherapy.
Justin Wyllie's Blog: Psychotherapy criticism
This page collects together my work on psychotherapy which may be found throughout the site.
Book Review: Therapy's Delusions
The book succeeds admirably as a critique of so-called psychotherapy.
Why your friend can't be your therapist as well: Critics of
Apr 25, 1993 THE MERE idea of psychotherapy makes many people anxious.
Gary Greenberg's “Manufacturing Depression” and Irving Kirsch's

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