hypnotic

(redirected from hypnosis)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to hypnosis: Self hypnosis
See: narcotic
References in periodicals archive ?
Scott and Gainesville resident Carol Perrine considered leaders in educating the public, medical profession and media about hypnosis were honored for their contributions to the field at the Hypnosis Education Association's (HEA) Annual Conference Banquet dinner in Orlando.
30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hypnosis is the state of the heightened suggestibility in which a person becomes totally relaxed and more responsive to the suggestions or directions given by a hypnotist.
Research on what I call "hypnotic psi" is one of the few consistently active areas of research remaining in contemporary parapsychology Arguably, the revival of interest in using hypnosis to facilitate psi is appealing in psi research circles because it promises a refuge for what appears to be the robust historical association between the two areas.
Inspired by her own experiences with biofeedback therapy and self-hypnosis, Greenberg has been conducting hospital-sponsored weight-loss hypnosis programs for more than 20 years.
Before I move on to my favourite subjects - music and annoying you - let me tell you a bit about hypnosis and Mohamed Tareq who gave the lecture.
Hypnosis is effective in both adult and pediatric populations in the management of acute and chronic pain, anxiety, distress, nausea and vomiting, sleep disturbances, post-traumatic stress disorder, childbirth, mood, and stress.
Post) discusses the use of clinical hypnosis in psychodynamic therapy, psychoanalysis, or hypnoanalysis by psychoanalysts and other mental health practitioners, as well as by people looking to improve their lives and apply hypnotic methods to daily living.
It focused on a group of people that had shown themselves to be 'highly suggestible' in hypnosis.
The second article in this issue is an innovative analysis of the use of hypnosis with children, "Hypnosis for Children" by Pauline Stanton.
Clinical hypnosis textbook: a guide for practical intervention.
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): Hypnosis can relieve symptoms in children with respiratory diseases, claims a research.
London for his many thoughtful observations about hypnosis over the years in his column.