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** Probing Question: Does hypnosis work? **

Melissa Beattie-Moss
October 3, 2005

** Probing Question: Does hypnosis work? **

/You're growing tired. Your eyelids are getting heavy. You're feeling very
sleepy... /

hyponotic circular lines in yellow pink maroon and blue

Most of us recognize these words as the Hollywood script of a hypnosis
session. Typically portrayed as the tool of comics and hucksters ("At my
command, you will crow like a rooster") or nefarious, mind-controlling
villains, hypnosis has a serious type-casting problem to overcome.

Beyond the stereotypes, is there any validity to hypnosis as a therapeutic
technique?

Hypnotherapy—or medical


Source: news.psu.edu/story/141251/2005/10/03/research/probing-question-does-hypnosis-work


does hypnosis work


Does hypnotherapy work or is it all in the mind?

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