Techniques For Hypnosis – Authoritative and Direct vs. Permissive and Indirect

This article describes alternative techniques that hypnotists use to put the subject into a trance. The two techniques are named: Authorative/direct and permissive/indirect. The difference between these two techniques is shown in examples of hypnotic suggestions and some hypnosis history about Sigmund Freud and Milton H. Erickson.  One of the many ways to divide and … Read more