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A Lesson in Unconditional Love

The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the view of the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. by Cheryl Canfield What I have found in working with individuals is that most of us carry around an inner critical voice that is often called the critical parent. And most ... Read More
 

Maximizing the Initial Interview

The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the view of the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. by Roger Cooper Dent One of the greatest challenges in interviewing new clients can be overcoming skepticism, fear and misinformation about hypnotherapy and hypnosis in general.   While clients who seek out ... Read More
 

The Special Needs Client

The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the view of the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. by Christine Green, CHT For some members of the diverse “special needs” population, hypnotherapy may result in profound change. Because the messages the client conveys through the therapist are self-conveyed, the ... Read More
 

The Truth About Hypnosis

The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the view of the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. There has been some recent poor PR about hypnosis. A case in Florida involving a principal who used hypnosis on students and teachers has been recently been in the news. The ... Read More
 

The Magic of Metaphors: Finding the Side Door

The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the view of the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. by Katherine Zimmerman Storytelling is extremely powerful. When we want to understand something we can ask two different questions. “How does it work?” Or we can ask, “What’s the story?” The ... Read More
 

Lyme Disease and Hypnotherapy

The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the view of the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. by Roger Cooper Dent In August of 2013, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that cases of Lyme disease are 10 times more prevalent than previously believed, with as ... Read More
 

Accelerate Physical Healing

The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the view of the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. by Katherine Zimmerman I have personally experienced over 20 surgeries. Many of them have occurred since I became a hypnotherapist so I would like to share some of what I’ve learned ... Read More
 

Using Metaphors To Enhance Your Hypnotherapy Sessions

The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the view of the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. by Roger Cooper Dent As experienced hypnotherapists, we all are aware of the power of suggestion with our client, often through the use of metaphor in trance or conversation. And, while ... Read More