QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
What is Hypnosis?
A state of relaxation and concentration at one with a state of heightened awareness induced by suggestion. It is a non-addictive power for good and is a natural manifestation of the mind at work.
Are there some people you cannot hypnotise?
No, (Except mentally handicapped), although of course the degree varies from person to person.
Are drugs or tablets used?
Shall I be aware of what is happening?
Yes. The predominant feeling of most people is û "It didnÆt work for me û I never went under".
So I am not asleep?
No. You are simply extremely relaxed. This is why the technique is called "Conscious Hypnosis".
Is there any cause at all for concern.
None whatsoever. Hypnosis is a proven therapeutic aid
How many visits will I need?
Simple problems, like stopping smoking, nailbiting, losing weight, pre-test nerves, etc. usually require 1-3 sessions and the success rate is very high. The more deep-rooted nervous disorders require æanalyticalÆ, rather than æsuggestionÆ therapy which usually consist of 8 û 12 weekly sessions.
Could I be influenced to do anything against my will or nature?
No. In fact you would be shocked out of the hypnotic state immediately any such action was suggested to you.
Can "normal" people be Psycho-analysed?
Not only can they be but should be. For an insight into yourself, it has no equal.
Can I bring someone with me?
Yes, you can bring whoever you would like to come with you.
As referenced from Neil French. Founder of the International Association of Hypnoanalysts