Patients with COVID-19 have benefitted from process used in Hypnosis!

By | 2020-03-31T01:57:56+00:00 March 31st, 2020|

While the world grapples with the current COVID-19 pandemic, there has been progress with confirmed COVID-19 patients using a modality common to hypnosis.  As confirmed patients must be treated in isolation due to the highly infectious nature of the coronavirus, patient anxiety and sleep disturbance increased significantly after going into isolation.  Furthermore, drugs to assist [...]

Feeling anxious? Hypnosis can help!

By | 2020-01-07T19:56:32+00:00 January 7th, 2020|

Do you suffer from anxiety?  If so, you’re not alone.  The National Institute of Medical Health estimates that over 19% of the population in the US (over 60 million people!) has had an anxiety disorder in the past year.  If you’re unsure whether you have anxiety, people with anxiety disorders frequently have intense, excessive and [...]

Suffering from Depression in San Antonio?

By | 2019-10-31T16:33:19+00:00 October 31st, 2019|

Are you experiencing depression or do you suffer from some or all of the symptoms of depression such as; sadnesstirednesstrouble focusing or concentratingunhappinessangerirritabilityfrustrationisolationloss of interest in pleasurable or fun activities? If so, you’re not alone.  Major depression is one of the most common mental disorders in the United States. In fact, it’s estimated that over [...]

Do you suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)?

By | 2019-10-25T18:16:05+00:00 October 1st, 2019|

Do you suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? Do you suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)?  The increased intensity of modern life and the experiences in combat situations have brought on enormous stress and have led many people to develop posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Hypnosis is one of the treatment methods available to professionals and [...]

Hypnosis can help relieve your pain!

By | 2020-03-31T03:17:31+00:00 June 12th, 2019|

Hypnosis can help relieve your pain! In a previous blog on this site (Hypnosis Can be Effective in Managing Pain), it is mentioned that hypnosis can be helpful in reducing patients' pain and anxiety during surgery, prior to chemotherapy treatments for cancer patients and alleviating chronic tension headaches. If fact, hypnosis is likely to be [...]

Does a trip to the Dentist scare you?

By | 2020-03-31T02:14:48+00:00 April 16th, 2019|

Does the thought of going to the dentist scare you?  If so, you are not alone.  While everyone agrees oral health is extremely important, the main problem encountered during routine dental treatment is anxiety and fear called dental phobia. Even a medical treatment of the oral region under local anesthesia procedures is a cause for [...]

Trouble with Headaches in San Antonio?

By | 2020-03-31T03:18:27+00:00 March 5th, 2019|

Trouble with Headaches? Migraine headache is a type of headache with signs and symptoms of sensitivity to light, smells, or sounds, eye pain, and sometimes nausea and vomiting. Triggers for migraine include foods, stress, and oversleeping. Migraine imposes major personal and social costs upon individuals and society . In an Australian study on the cost [...]

Suffering from IBS? Hypnosis can help!

By | 2019-03-07T04:49:09+00:00 September 27th, 2018|

Do you have IBS?  Try hypnosis. If you suffer from Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS),  the gastrointestinal disorder characterized by abdominal pain, distension, and altered bowel habits, you know that there remains a significant lack of effective medical treatments for IBS.  However, a number of studies have shown that hypnosis, in conjunction with normal visits to [...]

Hypnosis can be Effective in Managing Pain

By | 2018-03-20T04:05:40+00:00 March 20th, 2018|

Hypnosis Can Be Effective in Managing Pain Pain that persists for longer than 6 months is referred to as chronic pain.  Does this sound familiar?  Unrelieved chronic pain can cause considerable suffering, physical limitations, and emotional distress.  Chronic pain is one of the most common reasons for seeking medical care but often persists despite treatment [...]

Suffering from Depression in San Antonio?

By | 2018-01-31T07:20:04+00:00 January 31st, 2018|

Suffering from Depression in San Antonio? Early last year (March 2017), the World Health Organization (WHO) released a powerful statement from its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, declaring depression “the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide.” WHO estimates that more than 300 million people worldwide are now suffering a diagnosable depression. This reflects an [...]