is HypnoGenesis all about?
Hypnogenesis - def/
The induction of an hypnotic state (concise Oxford dictionary).
The art and science of
hypnosis is at once both old and new. Old, because it was used in
ancient times, although the modern word 'hypnosis' was coined only in
the 19th century. New, because it is really only over the past 100
years has it been subject to the full force of scientific scrutiny.
Nowadays it is accepted that unconscious / subconscious mind, emotions
and personal history directly affect the current state of mental,
emotional and physical health. The medical profession as a whole is
gradually moving from symptom based therapy to a more holistic approach
where originating causes and emotional balance are addressed as part of
The aim of this online
magazine is to present hypnosis and hypnotherapy as a useful technique
with which to effect rapid therapeutic effects, especially when dealing
with behavioural changes and disease of a psychogenic origin.
We will also attempt to
those readers who have been subject to the hypnotic forces of
television, cinema and certain types of fiction, which often present
hypnosis as some form magical will power or trickery, when this is very
far from the truth.
gratitude goes out to the many
professionals who have contributed articles and information to these
pages and we are always hopeful that there are articles yet to come.
is magic in the mind but it is only to be found in your
With hypnosis, hypnotherapy and even self-hypnosis we can begin to use
that magic for our own good ...
Article Index you will find a
very eclectic selection of material
and there is sure to be something of interest. If you don't find the
article or information you are looking for you can always use the feedback form.
We also aim to cover news
articles in the Hypnosis
in the News section but these
will be restricted to pieces with
strong information content. Since its launch this online journal (and
its archive at Hypnogenesis.com) carries article by over 120
professionals in the field and the number is added to regularly. We
also want to present free hypnosis downloads so people can try
self-hypnosis at their leisure and sample the type of thing that's on
offer. Its a good idea to call back from time to time to check for new
material - perhaps you should bookmark this page?
is an independent online journal, we have no dogma, no 'axe to grind'
and suffer no editorial pressure. All contributions are made in the
best spirit of helpfulness for the public at large who might be
interested in these topics. If you have comments, suggestions or items
to contribute on the theme of hypnosis, hypnotherapy or related
subjects, e-mail the acting editor (T.Connelly) edx
red x's before and after @)