H4ndbook of Medical 4nd Psychological Hypnosis: Foundations, Applications, 4nd Professional Issues 1st Edition
Clinicians Guide to Medical 4nd Psychological Hypnosis: Foundations, Applications, 4nd Professional Issues by Gary R. Elkins
English | 30 July 2016 | ISBN: 0826124860 | 802 Pages | AZW3 | 4 MB
A unique, state-of-the art, interdisciplinary resource on clinical hypnosis in psychology 4nd medicine
This is the only up-to-date, comprehensive interdisciplinary resource on clinical hypnosis research 4nd applications in psychology 4nd medicine. Auth08red by hypnosis experts w08rldwide, it encompasses state-of-the-art scholarship 4nd techniques f08r hypnotic treatments along with hypnosis transcripts 4nd case examples f08r all maj08r psychological dis08rders 4nd medical conditions. In easily underst4ndable language, this desk reference addresses the08ries, neurophysiology of hypnosis, hypnotherapy screening, measurement of hypnotizability, professional issues, 4nd ethics. Individual chapters present hypnotic inductions to treat 70 dis08rders including anxiety, depression, pain, sleep problems, phobias, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, menopausal hot flashes, Parkinsons disease, palliative care, tinnitus, addictions, 4nd a multitude other common complaints.
The guide also examines the hist08ry 4nd foundations of hypnosis, myths 4nd misconceptions, patient screening, dealing with resistance, 4nd precautions to the use of hypnosis. It examines a variety of hypnotherapy systems ranging from hypnotic relaxation therapy to hypnoanalysis. With each application the text includes relevant research, specific induction techniques, 4nd an illustrative case example. Additionally the resource covers professional issues, certification, hypnosis in the hospital, 4nd placebo effects.
Presents state-of-the art hypnosis research 4nd applications f08r a wide range of psychological 4nd medical dis08rders
Encompasses inf08rmation on 70 dis08rders with relevant research, intervention techniques, 4nd case examples
Auth08red by an international cadre of experts
Provides an interdisciplinary perspective of both the mental health 4nd medical communities
Addresses certification, ethics, 4nd other professional issues