Q . What is Hypnosis?
A. Hypnosis is a natural state we slip into several times a day without realizing it. During these times lasting impressions are made upon the subconscious mind. These impressions cause us to do things and behave in certain ways without consciously thinking about it.
Q. Is Hypnosis Safe?
A. Initially, in 1958 Hypnosis was recognized by the American Medical Association as a legitimate and safe approach to some medical and psychological problems. However hypnosis should not be used solely as a replacement for conventional medical treatment. It should be used in conjunction with conventional medical treatment to augment recovery.
Q. Can Hypnosis Help Me?
A. Yes, Hypnosis is a tool that can work relatively quickly to change or improve aspects of your life – provided you want the change.
Q. Can I Be Hypnotized?
A. Since hypnosis is a natural state we all experience, such as daydreaming or becoming engrossed in a book or movie, anyone who is willing can be hypnotized.
Q. Under Hypnosis Can I Be Made to Do Things I Don’t Want to Do?
A. No. You will not do anything that is against your moral or belief system. Therefore, if you normally don’t mind acting like a chicken you can be hypnotized to act like a chicken.