Hypnosis in Contemporary Medicine
- A HUNDRED YEARS AGO. // British Journal of Psychiatry;Aug91, Vol. 159, p299
The article presents views and insights of several physicians concerning hypnotism in Dublin, Ireland. Cruise has reacted about the usual statements of the chief French observers on hypnotism. The authors also offer information about the methods and uses of hypnotism. They have also reported...
- Trial design in hypnotherapy: Does the RCT have a place? Roberts, Lesley M. // European Journal of Clinical Hypnosis;2005, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p16
Like many complementary or alternative therapies, hypnotherapy has been criticised by some for not having robust scientific evidence to back its claims. Studies aiming to determine the effectiveness of hypnotherapy are typically poorly designed or lack the patient numbers to achieve statistical...
- Religious Hypnotherapist Draws on God, Mind. // Subconsciously Speaking;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p14
The author discusses the psychological treatment of patients through religious hypnotherapy. He explains how he uses creative imagination and conscious dreaming to bring someone into an imaginary state of where they want to be. He said that the best way to understand religious hypnosis is to...
- Hypnosis. Snaith, Philip // British Journal of Psychiatry;Jun84, Vol. 144, p665
The article discusses issues with regards to the acceptance of hypnosis as a therapeutic technique in treating mental illness. It has been noted that hypnosis has never reached a widespread acceptance as a therapeutic technique. Hypnotherapy is regarded as a form of alternative medicine. It has...
- The Basics of Hypnosis and Trancework. Carich, Mark S. // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ;Dec90, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p401
Provides an elementary overview of hypnosis and trancework through Adlerian psychology and discusses their definitions and behaviors, myths surrounding hypnosis, stages of hypnotic trance and references for further information on hypnosis. Identification of the variety of hypnotic behaviors;...
- HYPNOTIZED PATIENT WILL NOT VIOLATE HIS MORAL PRINCIPLES. // Ebony;Dec1956, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p54
The article discusses the skepticism to and limitations of the hypnotic phenomena during the mid-1950s.
- hypnoidization. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1129
A definition of the term "hypnodization," which refers to the induction of hypnosis, is presented.
- hypnosis. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1130
A definition of the term "hypnosis" is presented.
- hypnotism. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1130
A definition of the term "hypnotism" is presented.