7 Success Secrets of Hypnotism Practice

7 Success Secrets of Hypnotism Practice

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Unformatted text preview: t tells the subject that he is "completely powerless", "implicitly obedient to my every command", C. it mobilizes the subject's "fear of losing control", D. it erodes the subject's dignity: "You will go into all sorts of contortions to scratch this spot, even rubbing your back against the wall and on articles of furniture." E. the overwhelming authoritarian style and conflict structured wording generates feelings of defiance from the subject. I urge you to avoid making these mistakes. Now let's return to the correct wording of these tests: "Your left arm feels so heavy it feels AS IF it were far too heavy to lift, in fact even the very thought of trying to lift it seems to be more than you wish to deal with, at this time. You may, if you wish to, make an effort to lift your left arm. Now stop trying, relax and go deeper." Now we have done the arm levitation, the eye catalepsy and the heavy left arm tests. It is important to utilize all these tests so that you will get a response on at least one of them. Any response to a single test is 100% success. You have now finished the tests and you must explain their response. You say, "The feeling that you felt, as your arm was lifting, that is the feeling of hypnosis. The feeling that you felt, as your eyelids seemed stuck, that is the feeling of hypnosis. The feeling that you felt as your left arm seemed so heavy, that is the feeling of hypnosis. I call these responses the feelings of hypnosis because you and I know that there is no rational reason for your right arm to feel lighter than your left. There is no rational reason for your eyelids not to open instantly on the mere thought. There is no rational reason for your left arm to feel heavier than your right. "In the hypnotic trance, the critical factor of the conscious mind is temporarily relaxed. This is the part of your mind which examines incoming ideas for their rational content. Since that part of your mind is relaxed because of trance, you don't have any...
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