Hypnosis
Photographic Studies in Hypnosis, Abnormal Psychology (1938)Hypnosis is a state of human consciousness involving focused attention and reduced peripheral awareness characterized by an enhanced capac...
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Study Shows Psychedelic Drugs Induce Higher 'Level' of Consciousness
A new study published in Scientific Reports suggests psychedelic drugs like LSD induce more complex and unpredictable brain activity
Brain Surgeons Are Turning to Hypnosis as an Alternative to Anesthesia
“Hypnosedation” has surprising advantages.
Staring into someone’s eyes for 10 minutes induces an altered state of consciousness - ScienceAlert
A psychologist in Italy has figured out how to induce a drug-free altered state of consciousness by asking 20 volunteers to sit and stare into each other’s eyes for 10 minutes straight. Not only did t...
Amazing Chinese sees Han Jiaying hypnotise animals with the stroke of her hand
Han Jiaying, 5, showed off her amazing skill on the popular talent show Amazing Chinese. She managed to put a dog, lizard, frog, chicken and rabbit to sleep on their backs within five minutes.
Understanding The Subconscious Mind: Change Your Mind, Change Your Life
We are all aware that we have an inner mind which is called ‘subliminal’, ‘subjective’, ‘id’, or the subconscious mind. Freud was one of the first who gave an insight into the functioning of the subco...
“We Are Living In The Most Important Time In The History Of The Universe” Dolores Cannon Discusses Our Current Paradigm
Dolores Cannon’s career has spanned over 4 decades, during which she has worked with thousands of clients in regressive hypnotherapy sessions. With over 17 published books on the subject, Dolores Cann...
Hypnosis
Hypnosis in warfare and its real history along with actual quotes from some of its most prominent practitioners.
Hypnosis - Mesmer movie 1/13
alan rickman as Anton Franz Mesmer.
Hypnosis - Animal hypnosis and trances
Watch these weird and wonderful images of animal hypnosis in this BBC clip. When in danger, animals will often fall into a trance-like state to avoid capture.
History of hypnosis
The development of concepts, beliefs and practices related to hypnosis and hypnotherapy have been documented since prehistoric to modern times.Although often viewed as one continuous history, the term...
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Suggestibility
Suggestibility is the quality of being inclined to accept and act on the suggestions of others.A person experiencing intense emotions tends to be more receptive to ideas and therefore more suggestible...
Hypnotic susceptibility
Hypnotic susceptibility measures how easily a person can be hypnotized. Several types of scales are used; however, the most common are the Harvard Group Scale of Hypnotic Susceptibility and the Stanfo...
Trance
Trance denotes any state of awareness or consciousness other than normal waking consciousness. Trance states may occur involuntarily and unbidden.The term trance may be associated with hypnosis, medit...
Unconscious mind
The unconscious mind (or the unconscious) consists of the processes in the mind that occur automatically and are not available to introspection, and include thought processes, memory, affect, and moti...
Atavistic regression
Atavistic regression is a hypnosis-related concept introduced by the Australian scholar and psychiatrist Ainslie Meares.Meares coined his term from the English atavism, which is derived from the Latin...
Bicameralism (psychology)
Bicameralism (the philosophy of "two-chamberedness") is a hypothesis in psychology that argues that the human mind once assumed a state in which cognitive functions were divided between one part of th...
Chicken hypnotism
A chicken can be hypnotized, or put into a trance, by holding its head down against the ground, and drawing a line along the ground with a stick or a finger, starting at the beak and extending straigh...
Covert hypnosis
Covert hypnosis refers to an attempt to communicate with another person's unconscious mind without that person noticing. As it often takes place in the course of a seemingly regular conversation, it i...
Highway hypnosis
Highway hypnosis, also known as white line fever, is a mental state in which a person can drive a truck or automobile great distances, responding to external events in the expected manner with no reco...
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Hypnagogia
Hypnagogia is the experience of the transitional state from wakefulness to sleep: the hypnagogic state of consciousness, during the onset of sleep. In opposition, hypnopompia denotes the onset of wake...
Hypnofetishism
Recreational hypnosis is the practice of hypnosis for recreational purposes. This may include erotic purposes, but does not include hypnotherapy nor the therapeutic application of neurolinguistic prog...
Hypnosis in popular culture
For over a century hypnosis has been a popular theme in fiction and music; it features in film from almost their inception and more recently has been depicted in television and online media. As Harvar...
Past life regression
Past life regression is a technique that uses hypnosis to recover what practitioners believe are memories of past lives or incarnations, though others regard them as fantasies or delusions or a type o...