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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The use of a state that resembles sleep but that is induced by suggestion in the treatment of mental or emotional problems by psychological means

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  • The technique is also often called hypnotherapy healing because it helps solve a variety of mental and physical health issues.
  • Since my clients come to me for "hypnotherapy" I frame my work within that context.
  • Furthermore, 'hypnotherapy' seems not to be hugely effective on the current evidence.
  • Therapies such as hypnotherapy should only be used where there is evidence they work, says Ernst for more
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