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States of Consciousness
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Overview Waking Consciousness Sleep and Dreams Hypnosis Drugs and Consciousness
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Hypnosis A procedure in which a practitioner suggests  changes in the sensations, perceptions, thoughts,  feelings or behavior of the subject. The power resides not in the hypnotist, but in the  subject’s openness to suggestion 1. Can anyone experience hypnosis? 2. Can hypnosis enhance recall of forgotten events? 3. Can hypnosis force people to act against their  will? 4. Can hypnosis be therapeutic? 5. Can hypnosis alleviate pain?
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Hypnosis Test your attitude toward hypnosis Hypnosis demonstration
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Hypnosis Creative Imagination Scale—for use in  clinical setting
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Explaining the hypnotized state: 1.Divided Consciousness   Theory:  Hypnosis  is a special state of dissociated (divided)  consciousness (Hilgard, 1986, 1992). 2.Social Influence Theory:
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This note was uploaded on 06/25/2011 for the course PSYC 101 taught by Professor Cusaac during the Fall '08 term at South Carolina.

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