The College Park Hypnosis Center Blog

Scam: What Professional Hypnotists Hate

This really ticks me off. Hypnosis already suffers from a tradition of misinformation perpetuated by Hollywood, mystery/science fiction writers, religious views and old wives’ tales, but this really slams all professional, ethical hypnotists. I recently clicked on an article on the home page of Yahoo.com, “What is the easiest way to quit smoking?” and was More…

Claustrophobia and Magnetic Imaging Resonance (MRI)

I had a lady come to me who was very worried about an MRI scan that she was going to have in a week. She had already experienced a MRI for her knee but this one was going to involve her torso so she would have to be totally inside the tube.  To make matters More…

42 Ways to Make Life Simpler

I ran across this blog today called “the Positivity Blog” ( http://www.positivityblog.com ) by Henrik Edberg. He has an article entitled “42 Ways to Make Life Simpler.”  I have few of them listed below: “So today I’d like to share 42 ways to make your life simpler. I hope you’ll find something inspiring and helpful among these More…

Dr. Oz Recommends Hypnosis for Weight Loss

In the summer of 2011, Dr. Oz featured Paul McKenna on his show and recommended Hypnosis for Weight Loss and Stress Reduction.  Read more about it  :         here…  In February 2012, Dr  Oz had Phil McKenna return and discussed hypnotic gastric banding. You can see that:    here… Reading the fan More…

LIE,CHEAT, SWEAR, DRINK AND STEAL to a Better 2012!

What a concept for New Year’s resolutions!  Am I talking your language? Here is something I found on the www.sermons4kids.com website. And I quote: “In the New Year, be sure to  LIE, CHEAT, DRINK, SWEAR and STEAL more than you did last year. LIE back and relax just a little more this new year.  Let More…

Why Self-Hypnosis Doesn’t Work?

Many clients come to me and say, “I tried self-hypnosis and it didn’t work.” I ask how they learned self-hypnosis. They reply that they read how online or they read a book or they bought or downloaded a CD or audio file and it just did not work. So, my next question is, “How do More…

ABC News Reports the Advantages of Hypnosis With Breast and Other Surgeries

  Ever have a medical or dental procedure and be sedated or anesthetized? The feelings of nausea, pain and/or vertigo afterwards can be terrible. In 2007, ABC news did a story about using hypnosis with breast and other surgeries. It brings out that patients were able to recover quicker, be more pain free, experience less More…

New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions Are Coming! Let’s get serious this year. You probably already know changing a habit or lifestyle through willpower alone is difficult, frequently temporary and frustrating. This year, invest in yourself.  Get rid of “hope” and “try” because these are failure words.  Put the power of hypnosis behind you and feel the difference. More…

Stress In the Workplace Costs Employers Millions!

When I find interesting articles, I post them here. Here is one from 1999, over 10 years ago.   Do you think things have gotten better since then. Of course, not! Now we have children being seen for stress and being given tranquilizers! As a parent myself, I find this outrageous. What’s happening is that More…

Insurance rates double for smokers

Here is an interesting item that I found at Insurance.com (the emphasis is mine.): By Insurance.com (http://www.insurance.com/life-insurance/price/5-plus-easy-ways-to-lower-life-insurance-costs.aspx) Posted : 01/17/2007 Summary The price you pay for life insurance depends on your age, your health, and your lifestyle. So if you are older, you have health problems, and you are a smoker, The price you pay More…