Hypnosis placed high in success rate among other techniques
- Hypnosis – reported a 93% success rate after 6 sessions
- Behavioural therapy – 72% after 22 sessions
- Psychotherapy- 38% success rate after 699 sessions
Alfred, A. Barrios, PhD(2006). Volume 7 Psychotherapy Magazine.
Hypnosis reduced Fatigue during radiotherapy for Breast Cancer
Doris, D. & Cohen, L.(2015). Breast Diseases: Year Book Quarterly, 26(1) 30-31.
Hypnosis controlled pain by direct effect on above spine areas
Hypnotic techniques used to treat Migraines, Asthma, Gastrointestinal Disorders
Holdevici, I. Craciun, B.(2012). Procedia - Social and Behavioural Sciences, 33, 75-79.
Hypnotherapy helped better then nicotine replacement in Smoking Cessation
Hasan, F.M.; Zagarins, S.E.; Pischke, K.M.; Saiyed, S.; Bettencourt, A.M...(2014).
Randomizes Controlled Trial. Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 22(1), 1-8.
Hypnotherapy- improvement for sufferers from Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Self-Hypnosis effective in Anxiety-related conditions like Headache, IBS
Hammond, D.C.(2010) Hypnosis of the Treatment of Anxiety-and Stress Related Disorders.
Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics, 10(2), 263-273.
Hypnosis reduced Nausea and Vomiting during Chemotherapy
European Journal of Cancer Care, 16(5), 402-4012.
Hypnosis helped people Loose Weight and prevented from gaining it in long term
Kirch, I.(1996) Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 64(3), 517-519.
Hypnosis caused a significant improvement in the Self Esteem of the students
De Vos, H. M., & Louw, D. A. (2009). Higher Education, 57(2), 141-154.
Hypnosis shown to be effective in the treatment of Sleep Disorders
Hurwitz, T.D., Mahowald, M.W., Schenck, C. H., & Schluter, J. L. (1991).
Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease.
Hypnosis effective in improving the quality of life for terminally ill Cancer patients
Liossi, C., & White, P. (2006). Contemporary Hypnosis, 18(3), 145-160.
Hypnosis has been shown to be effective for Smoking Cessation
Ahijevych, K., Yerardl, R., & Nedilsky, N. (2000).
International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 48(4), 374-387.
Switzerland, Hospital showed hypnosis as an effective treatment for Burn pain
Berger, M. M., Davadant, M., Marin, C., Wasserfallen, J. B., Pinget, C., Maravic, P& Chiolero, R. L. (2010). Hypnosis in Major Burns. Burns, 36(5), 639-646.
Hypnotherapy helped positively to change Immune System Response
Ruzyla Smith, P.; Barabasz, A.; Barabasz, M. & Warner, D. (1995)
Effects of Hypnosis on the Immune Response .
American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis, 38(2),71-79.
Hypnotherapy helped in Depression
Alladin, A. (2009). Evidence-based Cognitive Hypnotherapy for Depression.
Contemporary Hypnosis, 26(4). 245-262.
Yapko, M. D. (2010). Hypnosis in the Treatment of Depression.
International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 58(2), 137-146.
Loriedo, C., Torti, C. (2010). Systemic Hypnosis with Depressed Individuals and their Families.
International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 58(2), 222-246.
Hypnotherapy helpful in treating of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder- PTSD
Abramowitz, E. G., Barak, Y., Ben-Avi, I., Knobler, H. Y. (2008).
Hypnotherapy in the Treatment of Chronic Combat-related PTSD.
International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, 56(3), 270-280.
Bryant, R. A., Moulds, M. L., Guthrie, R. M., Nixon, R. D. V. (2005) Disorder.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 73(2), 334-340.
Spiegel, D. (1992). Hypnosis in the Treatment of PTSD. Psychiatric Medicine, 10(4), 21-30.
Spiegel, D., Cardena, E. (1990). New uses of Hypnosis in the Treatment of PTSD.
Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 51, 39-43.
Hypnosis reduces preoperative Anxiety in adult patients
Saadat H, Drummond-Lewis J, Maranets I, Kaplan D, Saadat A, Wang SM, Kain ZN.
Anesth Analg.2006 May;102(5):1394-6.
Positive impact of hypnosis, relaxation, guided imagery on aspects of immunity and health
Gruzelier JH 1 .Department of Cognitive Neuroscience and Behaviour, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK. Stress. 2002 Jun; 5(2):147-63. PMID: 12186693