This article presents a number of techniques based on hypnosis for the treatment of chronic and acute pain.
Hypnotherapy consistently produces significant decreases in pain associated with a variety of chronic-pain problems. Most of the hypnosis interventions for chronic pain include instructions in self-hypnosis. Also, hypnosis in the treatment of chronic pain generally, but not always, ... [Show full abstract] involves a hypnotic induction with suggestions for relaxation and comfort.
Hypnosis, unconscious mind, relaxation, pain treatment, hypnotherapy