What is hypnosis? Hypnosis is an altered state of awareness, concentration, and focused attention.
Will I become unconscious? No, you will be aware of everything at all times. You are always in control while under hypnosis,and you cannot be made to do anything against your will.
What is hypnosis used for? There are many uses for hypnosis, among them
- Smoking control
- Weight control
- Chronic pain
- Strengthening self esteem
- Concentration improvement
- Habit control
Can hypnosis be used while under a doctor's care? Hypnosis can be used in conjunction with other forms of treatment and often helps quicken the pace of treatment. In most cases, we wouild confer with your doctor plan the appropriate course of action.
Source: American Society of Clinical Hypnosis