How Does Hypnosis Work
Hypnosis enables the hypnotist to read the mind of hypnotized person. The subconscious mind devises the behavioral pattern of a person based on his experiences and emotional makeup. The hypnotist can able to read this pattern and explain to the person why and how he behaves the way he does. The hypnotist then help the person change his behavior, habits, life style, thinking etc to make his life more comfortable.
How does Hypnosis Work
Hypnotherapy as a form of medicine is slowly gaining acceptance among people all over the world. It offers a lot of benefits. Once people become aware of these benefits, they will feel encouraged to embrace hypnotherapy. Most people though still consider it magic and are reluctant to try it. To counter this reluctance it is necessary that medical professionals make people aware of the benefits of hypnosis. Given below are seven most important benefits of hypnosis that show how useful it is.
7 Most Important Benefits
1) No Side Effects
A hypnotherapist interacts with the subconscious mind of the patient. Since no pills or potions are used, there are no side effects.
2) Can Be Used On People of All Age Group / Backgrounds / Professions
Irrespective of their sex, this form of treatment can be used on people belonging to different age groups and backgrounds. People from different professions can derive benefits through hypnotherapy. It can be used on people irrespective of their level of health.
3) Can Be Used To Treat Physical & Psychological Problems
Several physical symptoms like irritable bowel syndrome, gastric problems, fever, insomnia, hypertension, asthma and even painful symptoms like migraine, burns etc, can be controlled with hypnotherapy. Apart from these physical symptoms, psychological disorders like extreme depression, anxiety disorders, phobias and fears can be treated with hypnotherapy.
4) Especially Useful For Children
Children do not like taking medicines. If they can be persuaded to understand, accept and try hypnotherapy then it can work wonders for them. Hypnotherapy can be used to correct disruptive behavior in children by pointing out the destructive effect their behavior has on others. Along with this, it can be used to enhance their awareness levels, which helps them in their study. It can be used to calm them and set their doubts and fears at rest. Children from troubled families or whose parents have divorced benefit a lot through hypnotherapy. Some types of pills and potions are considered too strong. These cannot be prescribed to children. Hypnotherapy can be used as an alternative in such cases.
5) Helps In Overcoming Addictions & Disruptive Habits
People who are addicted to alcohol, smoking, chewing tobacco can be helped to slowly get rid of their addiction. Pills or potions are hardly helpful in countering such circumstances. They can only limit the damage after the addiction has had its effect on the body. Similarly adults who find it difficult to give up their disruptive habits can benefit a lot with hypnotherapy. The suggestions to their subconscious mind have a powerful positive impact on their ability to control such habits. People suffering from obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) can be treated with hypnotherapy.
6) Can Be Used On a Group of People Simultaneously
A single hypnotherapist can hypnotize a single person or a group of people at the same time. Group therapy is used in places where people share the same profession and work together. Hypnotherapy has been used on people working in the military and on police forces. It helps them in countering stress caused by their job and to improve their general health. Similarly, it can be used on professionals working in an office to de-stress them. It can help professionals to improve their performance. Sports persons benefit enormously with hypnotherapy
7) Helps the Body Heal Itself
Hypnotherapy can be used to improve a person’s immune system by enhancing the body’s function. This way it helps the body to heal itself. A person with a troubled mind will encounter difficulties during treatment. One of the important benefits of hypnosis includes putting at rest all doubts and fears persisting in the minds of such people. They will then respond better to treatment. Apart from this, a healthy state of mind also has a positive effect on the body’s immune system thus allowing the body to heal itself.