With hypnosis becoming popular as folks are educated about the huge benefits and safety of this excellent art, there are many hypnotists offering sessions by phone. This might look like a good idea to save lots of gas and time, and to be in your own, comfortable environment while being tranced. Manages to do it happen by phone? Certainly.
Hypnosis is direct communication with the subconscious mind. It's even possible that many people benefit more from hypnosis by phone the phone session than an in-person session, because they've a greater amount of security, safety and comfort - things that, if missing, can keep someone from reaching a sufficient level of focused awareness for hypnosis. Most techniques that are used in your own setting can easily be transferred to phone - in the end, 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, much like deep meditation. Is likely to environment, you can easily feel much more comfortable and relax deeper and more easily, attaining a hypnotic state faster. Since hypnosis centers around direct communication with your subconscious mind, a hypnotist may potentially assist you anywhere, so long as you are receptive to it.
Even though it's a myth that a hypnotist can control you, and that you maintain awareness in a hypnosis session, a range session could remove that fear for people that have nervousness about the issue.
Lots of people routinely listen to visualization or meditation CDs, or tune in to music on the MP3s and are used to listening with headphones (we suggest our phone clients use headphones for their session, if possible). This familiarity can help the session progress faster and headphones help stop distracting noises, helping the client focus in on the hypnotist's voice.
If privacy is an issue for a client, or if they're shy or nervous, the device creates a barrier that helps them feel safe so they can get the total good thing about the session.
You are able to choose a hypnotist that is not local. You have an option of hypnotists, nationwide. For those individuals in small towns or not even close to a local hypnotist this is a great benefit. Or when you have not had the opportunity to find a local hypnotist that you feel comfortable with, this is a good option and expands your selection considerably.
Here are some possible drawbacks, and solutions...
The device may get disconnected...It's OK, you won't remain in hypnosis forever or "get lost" in certain undescribed place. Your subconscious can there be to protect you - you'd simply get back to normal awareness and watch for your hypnotist to call you back and finish the session.
You could fall asleep. That is possible, but not likely, unless your hypnotist practices only direct suggestion. Because case, the session won't be interactive. A well-trained hypnotist will be directing you via an interactive session where you will be answering questions and using mental exercises to resolve your issues. Suggestions might not stick if the initial reason behind your issue has not been resolved. In any case, your hypnotist should really be checking with you consistently to insure you are 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 after a short nap.