Suggestion

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SUGGESTION. In its literal sense this word signifies to inform, to insinuate, to instruct, to cause to be remembered, to counsel. In practice it is used to convey the idea of information; as, the defendant suggests the death of one of the plaintiffs. 2 Sell. Pr. 191.
     2. In wills, when suggestions are made to a testator for the purpose of procuring a devise of his property in a particular way, and when such suggestions are false, they generally amount to a fraud. Bac. Ab. Wills, G 3; 5 Toull. n. 706.

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Posthypnotic suggestions were given to integrate the new identity and assist the patient to move from failure to success.
Stage 4 is the posthypnotic suggestions. Use posthypnotic suggestions to orientate the client towards positive future possibilities.
Therapeutic suggestions and posthypnotic suggestions related to desired treatment outcomes may be used.