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If you are not getting good results with
these tests, you should examine the phrasing or methodology that you are using. Perhaps
you can talk to some other hypnotherapists
who are getting better results. Check your
technique against theirs. The wording is so
important that in my courses I place great
emphasis on it.
Every technique is given in full printed
form, not just, "This is what you say," but
instructions to the hypnotist about what they
do and say, a discussion about it and then
actual practice of it in workshops, using the
I have spent 35 years testing and
perfecting the effectiveness of these scripts. I
know that they work and they work every
I want you to build a series of successful
experiences while you are here because that
is what you came to me for. To learn how to
be an effective hypnotist and you can be
most effective when you are generating a
Let's suppose you say, "Your eyelids are
locked so tightly that the more you try to
open them, the more tightly they are locking
closed - now try to open them and find them
locking tighter and tighter" and they open
their eyes and smile at you!
Show no concern and say, "That's fine,
close them down."
No matter what a subject does, except to
become violent, you always say, "That's
If they have a need to disappoint you, or
work against you but you continually say
"that's fine" to all of their responses, they
soon learn that they cannot disappoint you
by not doing what you suggest. Soon, they
will give up; if everything is always "just
fine," they will stop resisting. When the
session is over, they may say, "Well I did
open my eyes." Your reply is, "That's right, please close
your eyes, and open them again," and they
will open them.
Ask, "Is that the way you opened them a
"No, but I opened them."
"Yes, but it took you several seconds.
The difference between the...
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- Fall '13