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Expert Opinion

Hypnotherapy Uses in Arizona
  • "Hypnosis can actually help you lose weight."
    Jean Fain, MSW, LICSW Harvard Medical School, Oprah Magazine, August 2004


  • "Hypnosis opens up new, promising opportunities for improving the quality of sleep without drugs."
    Bjorn Rasch, Psychological Institute University of Zurich, Sleep Journal, 2014


  • "Patients treated with hypnosis experienced substantial benefits for many different medical conditions."  James H. Stewart, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, April 2005

  • "Though often denigrated as fakery or wishful thinking, hypnosis has been shown to be a real phenomenon with a variety of therapeutic uses."
    Scientific American, June 2001


  • "In hypnosis you can attain significant psycho-physiologic changes."
    Dr. Daniel Handel, National Institutes of Health, New York Times, June 2004


  • "Hypnosis has been used in western medicine for 150 years, to treat everything from anxiety to pain, from easing the nausea of chemotherapy to enhancing sports performance. Applications include treatment of phobias, panic, low self-esteem, insomnia, sexual dysfunction, stress, smoking, colitis, warts, headaches and high blood pressure."
    Dr. Carol Ginandes, Clinical Instructor, Harvard Medical School, Harvard University Gazette



  • "Hypnosis has been used in the treatment of pain; depression, anxiety and phobias; gastrointestinal disorders; skin conditions; post-surgical recovery; relief from nausea and vomiting; and many other conditions."
    Hypnosis Today: Looking Beyond the Media Portrayal, American Psychological Association 2015


  • "In a study of 208 patients who had received hypnotherapy, 85% of those who had been helped by hypnosis, still felt the benefits up to 7 years later."
    Hypnosis Provides Effective Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Science Daily, April 2012


  • "Hypnosis seems helpful in treating addictions, and the depression and anxiety associated with them."
    Psychology Today, September 1996


  • "Case reports consistently suggest that hypnosis can be very helpful in the treatment of patients with PTSD."
    Etzel Cardena,, Chairperson Department of Psychology, Lund University
    Effective Treatments for PTSD: Practice Guidelines from the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, 2nd edition 2008


  • "Thus it can be concluded that hypnotherapy treatment is effective in reducing the level of stress in the counselees."
    Alizamar, MPd,, The Effectiveness of Hypnotherapy in Reducing Stress Levels
    Addictive Disorders & Their Treatment: December 2018

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