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Brain Surgery Using Hypnosis

I’m here today with a short and sweet link about the first Brain Surgery to incorporate hypnosis. From what I gleaned from this study, it was a deep brain surgery using only hypnosis and no other anesthetics to control the patient’s pain.  This is something we’ve never seen before. Brain Surgery and Hypnosis? Earlier this […]

Halloween Hypnosis: Phobias and Fears

Hello, it’s Amber again with your spooky Halloween dose of Hoosier Hypnosis.  I hope you are all enjoying the season, even if you aren’t enjoying the cold.  Halloween is a time for fears and phobias.  While the holiday has many symbolic meanings, in modern times it has come to embody fear.  Despite the fun and […]

Hypnotic Science

Your eyes are getting heavy, your body is relaxing. Going limp.  You feel like you are floating in space. Sound familiar? Fans of hypnosis should recognize those feelings. The power of hypnosis to change your mind is just as fascinating as how it can affect your body.  And all due to a few changes in specific […]

Pain Research and Hypnosis

I have been doing a lot of research lately and I wanted to share a few interesting facts I’ve found about pain research and hypnosis. Research, in particular, psychology, has always been fascinating to me. I love to see what we are learning about the mind.  Even more so when psychologists are talking about hypnosis. […]

Hypnosis for Heartburn?

I was perusing the web the other day when I found this article. Even I hadn’t thought of using hypnosis to cure heartburn. According to the article, 60 million Americans suffer from heartburn at least once a month.  For some people this is painful.  For others, it can be life-altering or deadly.  In fact, gastrointestinal […]

Being Mindful

The Mindful Mindset

It’s Amber again with your friendly tip of the week.  We all have bad moods. Sometimes they last a day or two…and other times…they last longer. The last week or two I’ve personally had issues with my mood and the longer it goes, the harder it is to get back into that positive groove.  Or […]