7 Success Secrets of Hypnotism Practice

Suppose he tells them that their eyelids are locked

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Unformatted text preview: know if they have been hypnotized. I tell them that is part of the mental confusion process." I thought to myself, "At least he has found a way to put a positive view on his ineffectiveness." But, it still costs him money every day. Over the years that I have been in this work and heard these many stories, the question arises, why are the hypnotists losing these clients. What is it that they are failing to do? They are failing to test the subject to bring to the conscious mind the realization of the trance state. They don't test because they are afraid that the client will not respond in the way that the hypnotist believes appropriate and if they fail to respond, what will he do then? Suppose he tells them that their eyelids are locked closed and they open them. He's afraid that they will say "Hey, Charlie, you did not hypnotize me, you had better give me my money back." That is not the way it works out, but that is the basis for the fear. You can't be successful in any line of endeavor when you operate from a background of fear. You must always operate from a background of feelings of competence. You will experience emotional and psychic burnout because your fear and anxiety will literally consume you. #5 INDUCING THE TRANCE Having completed the induction process and testing the subject, you are ready to take the next step. You are going to bring the conscious mind the realization of the trance state and you do that by giving three tests. An arm levitation, up to the chest, the chin or the head, and as the arm is lifting, you compound it with the second test, saying, "As your arm is lifting, your eyes are locking closed and when you hand touches your body, your eyelids will be locked so tightly closed, the more you try to open them the tighter they are locking closed." At the same time, as the right arm is coming up, use the second suggestion: "As your right arm is lifting your left arm feels as though it is made of marble or stone or lead". Don't say that it IS made of stone, because it is not and you have to deal with what remains of a rational mind and you don't know how much that rational mind is active. Use th...
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