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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....
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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
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
Hypnosis, volition, and mind control.
5.1. Is the hypnotist in control of me? The exact nature of what we experience as 'will' or volition is anage-old philosophical problem that has yet to be resolved by brain scientistsor psychologists. Some aspects of hypnotic responding point out weaknesses...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 2
WORKING TO LIVE RATHER THAN LIVING TO WORK Before the dawn of recorded history, a major period of transition occurred. Nomadic hunter-gatherer clans transformed themselves into larger communities who farmed the land. This they did by planting their own...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium

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Understanding Depression and Effective Treatment
psychotherapy, or talk therapy, is effective for treating ongoing psychotherapy may lessen the chance of How does psychotherapy help people recover?
Positive Psychotherapy
For over 100 years, psychotherapy has been where clients go to talk about their brands of psychotherapy, every year hundreds of thousands.
Virtual Reality in Psychotherapy: Review
Virtual Reality in Psychotherapy: Review. GIUSEPPE RIVA, Ph.D.
Group Psychotherapy for Psychological Trauma
coeditor of The Hand- book of Contemporary Group Psychotherapy and has group psychotherapy training programs at several leading medical schools.
Psychotherapy: How it Works and How it Can Help
Psychotherapy (also known as talk therapy) can be an important part of treatment for depression or bipolar disorder (manic depres- sion).

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Dr. Jeffrey Zeig to Offer "Personal Reflections on the Masters of
On August 19, 2011, at 10:00 am, California Southern University will host psychology luminary Dr. Jeffrey Zeig, who will deliver a two-hour lecture titled "Personal Reflections on the Masters of Psychotherapy." In it, Dr.
Film Review: Special Treatment
Disney provides psychotherapy for school-anxious students
By Chen Qide (China Daily Shanghai Bureau) SHANGHAI - Disney has initiated an online psychotherapy to relieve students from school-related anxiety before the new semester begins.
Your Take: Comments on the Christian crusade against porn
The story explores a new kind of psychotherapy that uses the Bible to treat porn and sex addiction. Of course, the vast majority of comments consisted of readers' insulting each other and making juvenile jokes about sex.
Kelly: Little Falls therapist helping Port Authority cops post 9/11
He opened the door to his psychotherapy office in Little Falls to cops who needed to vent. Ten years later, Killeen's door hasn't closed.

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Psychotherapy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
About Psychotherapy : Home Page
The goal of this site is to explain psychotherapy in clear and accessible language .
Psychotherapy -
Psychotherapy — Overview covers definition, risks, results of this mental health treatment.
Psych Central - Psychotherapy
What is psychotherapy, the talking cure, all about? We discuss psychotherapy and how it really works with therapists on Psych Central.
Types of Psychotherapy for Mental Illnesses
WebMD explores the role of psychotherapy in treating and managing mental illness.

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