'Everyone can be hypnotised'

Have you ever been hypnotised?

Do you believe in hypnotherapy or you think its some form of acting or trickery?

Eusebius McKaiser spoke to clinical psychologist Hayden Knibbs about the therapeutic benefits of hypnosis.

Knibbs says hypnosis is a state of mind involving the bypass of the critical faculty and the instilling of selective thoughts.

It is a myth that some people can't be hypnotised.

Hayden Knibbs, Clinical Psychologist

We actually hypnotise ourselves every single day.

Hayden Knibbs, Clinical Psychologist

Hypnotherapy is not trying to alter reality.

Hayden Knibbs, Clinical Psychologist

Listen to the full interview below...


This article first appeared on 702 : 'Everyone can be hypnotised'


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