A peek into the neurobiology of Clinical Hypnotherapy…

Meditation, and the importance of empathy. I have become fascinated with the myriad clinical hypnotherapeutic and spiritual applications of deep states of suggestibility and mindfulness meditation, and I’m especially interested in the underpinning neuroscience. An article in Psychology Today does, I think, a great mainstream  job of speaking to the many clinically validated benefits of […]

Wow – I'm amazed about not feeling the urge to drink…

Hi Rochelle: Wow – I’m amazed about not feeling the urge to drink – rather … when I do have a thought about alcohol, I’m disgusted by the thought of it – per your guided visualization! even nauseous! Anynomous Los Angeles

Clinical Therapy for Children—Supa Bunnee Stories

Our Super Bunnee® character is used in clinical therapy for children. Supa Bunnee can help controlling bed wetting, and how to manage being bullied at school, and overcoming fears or anxiety associated with separating couples or going to the dentist, or doctor. Supa Bunnee is your child’s coach and mentor and has been effectively used […]

Hypnotherapeutic olfactory conditioning (HOC): case studies of needle phobia, panic disorder, and combat-induced PTSD

Abramowitz, Eitan G; Lichtenberg, Pesach. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis57.2 (2009): 184-197. Turn on hit highlighting for speaking browsers Hide highlighting Abstract (summary) Translate Abstract The authors developed a technique, which they call hypnotherapeutic olfactory conditioning (HOC), for exploiting the ability of scents to arouse potent emotional reactions. During hypnosis, the patient learns […]

A systematic review of treatments for atopic dermatitis

Author Chambers, Colette Title A systematic review of treatments for atopic dermatitis URL http://eprints.aston.ac.uk/11002/  Publication Date 2002 Degree PhD Degree Level doctoral University/Publisher Aston University Abstract Atopic dermatitis is a very common inflammatory skin disease, particularly in children. A systematic review of randomised controlled trials of treatments for atopic dermatitis (AD) was carried out to […]

The Modification of Smoking Behaviour: A Research Evaluation of Aversion Therapy, Hypnotherapy, and a Combined Technique

Author Surkis, Herman Title The Modification of Smoking Behaviour: A Research Evaluation of Aversion Therapy, Hypnotherapy, and a Combined Technique URL http://scholars.wlu.ca/etd/1572  http://scholars.wlu.ca/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2641&context=etd  Publication Date 1977 University/Publisher Wilfrid Laurier University Abstract This study compared aversion therapy, hypnotherapy, and a combined method. It was predicted that the treatment of imagined behaviour would generalize to overt behaviours. […]

The influence of trauma on musicians

Author Swart, Inette Title The influence of trauma on musicians URL https://www.researchgate.net/publication/279498608_The_influence_of_trauma_on_musicians Publication Date 2010 Degree DMus Discipline/Department Music Degree Level masters University/Publisher University of Pretoria Abstract The aim of this study was to shed light on the influence of trauma on aspects of musicians music-making, particularly but not exclusively limited to its effects on […]

Music performance anxiety therapies: a review of the literature

Author McGrath, Casey Title Music performance anxiety therapies: a review of the literature URL http://hdl.handle.net/2142/31063  Publication Date 2012 Date Available 2012-05-22 00:25:21 Degree Level masters University/Publisher University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign Abstract Music Performance Anxiety (MPA) is a widespread epidemic in the world of instrumental and vocal performance. While traditional music education provides a solid training […]

An analysis of factors related to seeking clinical hypnosis.

Author Robin, Brian M. Title An analysis of factors related to seeking clinical hypnosis. URL http://hdl.handle.net/2104/8050  Publication Date 2010 Discipline/Department Dept. of Psychology and Neuroscience. University/Publisher Baylor University Abstract Hypnosis has found a broad range of clinical applications. These include management of many forms of physical pain, reducing anxiety and quitting smoking. However, hypnosis is […]

Ericksonian hypnosis in cancer patients

A psychosomatic study in patients with prostate cancer. Hipnose ericksoniana em pacientes oncológicos: um estudo psicossomático em pacientes com câncer de próstata Type of document:  Dissertation Title:  Ericksonian hypnosis in cancer patients: a psychosomatic study in patients with prostate cancer Alternate Title (s):  Ericksonian hypnosis on oncology patients: a psychosomatic study in prostate cancer patients […]