Break the Mystery of
Break the Mystery of Hypnosis Hypnosis has always been
somewhat mysterious. Many people are reluctant to learn more
about the techniques, possibly because they fear the possible
negatives of allowing another person to control their mind.
However, when its main use is for healing and/or
psychotherapy, this is not the case. There have been many
advances in the understanding of the human mind, and there is
now recognition of the need to connect the subconscious with
the conscious mind. People need to be educated on the
Psychology is slowly moving upward in importance to helping
cure physical diseases and disturbances of the mind, but it is
still a relatively new field. Psychologists use a variety of
techniques to assist their patients in knowing themselves and
making adjustments where there is a need.
Some common problems can easily be helped with professional
teaching and supervision, such as smoking, over eating or other
unhealthy habits. Hypnosis is a great tool to help the patient.
Hypnosis has had a mottled past; being used both in the
interest of helping the patient and as an exploitation for
Only recently has the potential and application of hypnosis
been recently studied. This goes along with our expanding
knowledge and understanding of the brain and how it works. We
can use this knowledge to make therapy more effective by
redirecting skills and talent.
However, it can also be used in a more sinister fashion when
it is applied for less than honest interest. Suggestion is a
basic and powerful tool used to access the mind of another
person. We can allow a doctor or therapist to create and repeat
different suggestions with the goal of changing our thinking
processes using hypnosis.
With auto hypnosis, or self hypnosis, we learn the technique
to use on ourselves. It follows the same clear thought,
repetition, and the addition of our willing imagination to
create a picture of our own goals.
We can learn to use our own mental powers as well as apply
the same techniques that are used daily by
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Hypnosis And Meditation
Thinking versus not thinking
But there is a major reversal when it comes to thinking in relation to meditation and hypnosis. With hypnosis you strive to still think unlike meditation where you try to clear the mind and not think.
A great beginning point
For this reason hypnosis is a great precursor to meditation. Why? Because as one enters hypnosis and reaches the subconscious mind old programmed thought patterns can be released thus freeing up and clearing the mind for a deep a quiet level or state of meditation.
Many people consider self hypnosis to be more comfortable in
that it increases our own confidence and independence, making
it something to look up to when you are able to control and
protect your own mind from negative influences. There are a
variety of uses for auto hypnosis, including: overcoming health
problems, changing emotional attitudes, creating better mental
habits, and correcting behavior problems.
Most importantly, however, is that it connects the
conscious and subconscious parts of our mind, creating a
more harmonious self. A good place to start is to learn as
much about self hypnosis as you can. For help, you can
study Raja Yoga and the practice of japa. Study of Yoga
philosophy and psychology is a good bridge to connect
modern psychology and your own mind in a relaxed,
Hypnosis or meditation are good ways to
help yourself relax and let go of things
that cause you stress or anxiety.
This in turn can help you if you comfort
eat, or if you can't sleep due to
You can also take on the study of general psychology, which
will give you more of the technical background on the
principles behind auto hypnosis and its successful use.
Once you understand the methods of self help, you can make
the determination whether or not you have larger issues
that may need professional help.