Hypnotherapy is a skilled verbal communication, used during hypnosis, which helps direct a client’s imagination in such a way as to bring about intended alterations in sensations, perceptions, feelings, thoughts and behaviour.
Hypnotherapy can be applied to a wide range of medical, dental and psychological problems.
Areas of application include anxiety and stress conditions, weight control, addictive behaviours (including smoking, alcohol substance misuse) and confidence issues. Hypnotherapy is also used to enhance performance in several areas such as sport and public speaking.
Hypnotherapy treatments are often applied in order to modify a subject's behaviour, emotional content, and attitudes, as well as a wide range of conditions including dysfunctional habits, anxiety, stress-related illness, pain management, and personal development. Treatments aims to alleviate the problems in which the patients present with.