With hypnosis becoming more popular as individuals are educated about the benefits and safety of this excellent art, there are more hypnotists offering sessions by phone. This can appear to be
recommended to save lots of gas and time, and to be is likely to, comfortable environment while being tranced. Could it happen by phone? Certainly.
Hypnosis is direct communication with the subconscious mind. It's even possible that some people benefit more from the phone session than an in-person session, because they have a greater degree of
security, safety and comfort - items that, if missing, can keep someone from reaching a sufficient degree of focused awareness for hypnosis. Most techniques that are found in your own setting can
very quickly be used in phone - after all, a hypnotist uses words as tools...
Here's a listing of the benefits and some potential drawbacks of hypnosis by phone.
Hypnosis is an all-natural state, similar to deep meditation. In your environment, you may easily feel more comfortable and relax deeper and easier, attaining a hypnotic state faster. Since hypnosis
focuses on direct communication together with your subconscious mind, a hypnotist could potentially use you anywhere, so long as you're receptive to it.
Although it's a myth that a hypnotist can control you, and that you maintain awareness in a hypnosis session, a distance session could remove that fear for people that have nervousness in regards to
Lots of people routinely listen to visualization or meditation CDs, or pay attention to music on their MP3s and are used to listening with headphones (we suggest our phone clients use headphones for
his or her session, if possible). This familiarity will help the session progress faster and headphones hypnosis by phone
help block out distracting noises,
helping the client focus in on the hypnotist's voice.
If privacy is a concern for a customer, or if they are shy or nervous, the telephone creates a barrier that helps them feel safe for them to get the total benefit of the session.
You can pick a hypnotist that is not local. You've a selection of hypnotists, nationwide. For the individuals in small towns or far from an area hypnotist this is a great benefit. Or when you
yourself have not had the oppertunity to discover a local hypnotist that you're feeling confident with, this is a superb option and expands your selection considerably.
Below are a few possible drawbacks, and solutions...
The device could get disconnected...It's OK, you won't remain in hypnosis forever or "get lost" in a few undescribed place. Your subconscious is there to guard you - you'd simply come back to normal
awareness and await your hypnotist to call you back and finish the session.
You might fall asleep. This really is possible, but not likely, unless your hypnotist practices only direct suggestion. In that case, the session will not be interactive. A well-trained hypnotist
will be directing you through an interactive session where you will be answering questions and using mental exercises to solve your issues. Suggestions may not stick if the first cause of your issue
has not been resolved. Either way, your hypnotist ought to be checking with you consistently to insure you're following with the session and having a reasonable experience. If you do drift off,
you'll either be awakened by your hypnotist, or will awaken naturally following a short nap.