The Use Of Covert Hypnosis To
Reach Your Goals
The Use Of Covert Hypnosis To Reach Your Goals. In the early
history of hypnosis, hypnotists thought that it was a form of
sleep, and so used the word when they were putting their
subjects in a trance.
This tradition was kept until recent time, and many
hypnotists still use it in during the different forms of trance
inductions because people will usually respond to it.
However, if you learn the art of secretly hypnotizing
people, a regular conversation can be turned into a powerful
persuasion using powerful persuasion and mild-altering
This can change a person in a deliberate, and yet still
unconscious, way. Covert hypnosis was originally used by Kevin
Hogan, Psy.D. In this use, covert is used as secret and
While somewhat inappropriate, it makes the strategy sound
more mysterious and was easier to market. One covert hypnosis
strategy involves leading a persons imagination, through a
trance, from the real world to the desired place.
This gives them the experience before it actually happens in
the real world by being able to play the scenario out in their
mind Part of the reason this is so powerful is because the
subconscious mind does not know how to tell the difference
between what is real and what is in the imagination.
An example of this can be seen when you are watching an
intense movie. While your conscious mind knows that it is not
real and that you are safe at home watching it on TV, if you
start to identify with the character your subconscious will
take it seriously and you will become scared for real.
This is part of what gives horror movies their appeal! It
explains why your heart will start to pulse during the chase
scenes and why you jump at little noises during the creepy
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The Medical profession is also taking the principles of hypnosis on board
To help patients relax because relaxed and happy patients respond better to treatment than unhappy and stressed patients, but usually as part of a wider relaxation and wellness program that may include other relaxation techniques as well.
Generally, hypnosis is experiencing a wider acceptance as a valid way to help people overcome phobias, anxiety and even obesity and insomnia. And because there are really no side effects to hypnosis it is also much safer than many other ways of dealing with these issues.
Also, there are few people who will do something without first
picturing it in their minds and getting a good feeling about
it. By using suggestive techniques, you can cause a person to
have a positive angle on a situation, tilting their decisions
towards the desired goal. This will make it easier to persuade
them to see your angle of the situation, making it more likely
for you to be successful.
One way to do this is through a form of storytelling and
metaphor utilization. Another way is to use memorized
scripts or language patterns to bring a person to a
suggestive state during a conversation. These scripts are
more commonly known as Neuro Linguistic Programming or
NLPs. Using these specific linguistic structures, the
subject can be brought into a trance and caused to start
experiencing the world through guided imagination.
Hypnosis is no longer considered
uniquely as a form of entertainment.
The art of the stage entertainer that
puts his audience under a spell is still
main stream entertainment, but in a sign of
a ever growing trend of using it in
treatment, people like the British
hypnotist Paul McKenna who started as an
entertainer have re-invented himself as a
self help guru.
They can also be worked into stories to make them even more
powerful. Once you learn basic covert hypnosis techniques,
you will be able to use them as a powerful persuasion tool.
After all, some form of persuasion goes on every day in
almost every conversation. Learning to use it to your
advantage can help you to be more successful in life and
make it easier for you to obtain your goals.