It’s often assumed that you inevitably forget everything that happens while you are in hypnosis. This is rarely the case.
You would think that by now it’s obvious what hypnosis is and isn’t, but it turns out that it’s a contentious issue! What types of hypnosis are there?
One of the strangest uses of hypnosis that I’ve read about is the Hypnotic Seal, where one hypnotist places a post-hypnotic instruction about who can — and can’t — hypnotise a client. Is this an abuse of professionalism?
I was recently asked, “What happens if you get stuck in hypnosis?” The fact is that this is an old myth with no basis in reality. This article explains.
What are the limits to hypnosis? Just what can hypnosis do — and what can’t it do?
Some people claim that stage hypnosis is a bad thing, and others that it is good. This article discusses some of the issues.