It surprises many to know that hypnosis has been accepted by the AMA and is today being studied at major universities around the world.  This important new book summarizes what is known about the practical applications of this ancient technique.  While written primarily for therapists, the non-technical nature of the book makes it must reading for anyone with a serious interest in this subject.  Topics covered in this hard-cover 187 page book include:

STAGE HYPNOSIS
TRANCE PHENOMENA
INDUCTION TECHNIQUES
GROUP DEMONSTRATIONS
MEASURING TRANCE DEPTH
SMOKING CESSATION PROGRAMS
APPLICATIONS FOR BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION
NORTHPOINTE PUBLISHING PRESENTS TWO MAJOR BOOKS OF INTEREST TO MENTALISTS
HYPNOSIS: CLINICAL, SOCIAL, AND THEATRICAL USES
by E.R. Hutchison, M.A.


MENTAL MYSTERIES: THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF MENTALISM
by E. R. Hutchison, M.A.
This candid book clearly explains the techniques of simulating psychic phenomena.  It details the presentation skills so essential to making mental magic entertaining and is an indispensable guide for the aspiring mentalist.   This 121 page hard-cover edition covers:
SETTING A FEE
THE ETHICS OF DECEPTION
PSYCHOLOGICAL MYSTERIES
HOW TO APPEAR TO READ MINDS
COMBINING MENTALISM AND MAGIC
STEP-BY-STEP  PERFORMANCE INSTRUCTIONS


HYPNOSIS: Clinical, Social and Theatrical Uses     $33 including two-day Priority Mailing
MENTAL MYSTERIES: Theory and Practice of Mentalism    $28 including Priority Mail


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ABOUT THE AUTHOR:  Edward Hutchison is a psychotherapist, professor, and writer.  He is a former Regent's Scholar and has earned three degrees from Syracuse University where he has taught hypnosis. Mr. Hutchison has twice been elected to the local Legislature in New York.  He has written and lectured widely on the subjects of hypnosis and mentalism.