The difference between stage hypnosis and hypnotherapy.
First, you have to understand the hypnotic state; it is not being asleep, or being unaware or unconscious. Hypnosis is a natural state you go into and out of all the time. An example being that we have all experienced driving without paying attention to where we are, tuning out when someone is talking, or tuning in when talking to someone in a crowd. Being engrossed in a movie and being unaware of the time that has flown by.
Hypnotherapy is where a therapist takes you through to healing states and can access and communicate with your deeper mind, you are not under the hypnotherapists control, per se, but are gently guided to and communicated with, where you implement the outcomes that you want to achieve.
Stage hypnotism is completely different, we do not make anyone look stupid or do silly things for entertainment. Professional hypnotherapists are trained in modalities of counseling, psychotherapy, NLP, communication skills and a raft of others too long to mention here. please see my website, alternatives.com.au
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