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Unformatted text preview: control undesired symptoms and behaviors. ♦ Hypnosis can alleviate pain. • Dissociation- a split in consciousness, which allows some thoughts and behaviors to occur simultaneously with others. ♦ Hypnosis does not block sensory input, but it may block our attention to those stimuli. ♦ Social influence theory- contends that hypnotic phenomena are not unique to hypnosis. ♦ Hypnosis is a combination of social influence and divided consciousness. 10/10/2007 11:57:00 ♦ 10/10/2007 11:57:00 ♦...
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- MAAS, J