Hypnosis: lingering myths and established facts.

Title

Hypnosis: lingering myths and established facts.

Creator

Torem M S

Publisher

Psychiatric medicine

Date

1992
1905-6

Description

This paper reviews some historical aspects of hypnosis, discusses and clarifies the lingering misconceptions and the established facts. Moreover, the paper clarifies the predominant school of thought regarding the issue of hypnotizability and the relevance of hypnotizability scales for research and clinical practice. The paper concludes with a review of using hypnosis as a diagnostic and therapeutic tool.

Subject

Humans; *Hypnosis; Mental Disorders/diagnosis/therapy

Rights

Article information provided for research and reference use only. All rights are retained by the journal listed under publisher and/or the creator(s).

Pages

1–11

Issue

1

Volume

10

Citation

Torem M S, “Hypnosis: lingering myths and established facts.,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed May 5, 2021, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/5670.

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