Sunday, October 20, 2013

Can Hypnotherapy Help You Change Your Weight?

Weight Loss Problems

Hypnotherapy has been receiving recently significant scientific support concerning its efficacy in weight reduction. Numerous researches show that hypnosis helps in sustaining long-term weight loss. This is an important finding, given the reality that almost all obese individuals who reduce weight regain it again after some time. Studies also reveal that patients getting hypnosis feel much better both at the end of treatment and long-term and they do not gain back the pounds they have lost. Regretfully, the scenario is opposite when it comes to the 75 % of the people who had treatment without hypnosis.

The hypnotherapy sessions have several stages. After hearing a brief psychosocial history of the patients, the hypnotic induction profile is described and started. The client is also taught self-hypnosis to guarantee the success of the treatment. Once the hypnotic state is guaranteed, the person is instructed to pick a much better diet through suggestion. This suggestion is great for anything from fear based disorders like fear of public speaking, to loosing weight.

The goal is to change the person's relationship with their body and make them realize how important the fight is for their wellness. Hypnosis highlights and motivates approval of the responsibility for your own eating habits.

While the patient prepares for a typical weight, the therapist helps him or her to become reaccostumed to the new shape of the body and accept it like a long lost friend.

Eating Disorders

Eating disorders include unhealthy eating behaviors or deviant diet plan techniques. These include deliberate starvation or intake of extreme quantities of food (compulsive behavior ). People impacted by these disorders are continuously thinking of food, weight or physical appearance. Patients can be both normal weight and overweight or underweight. Because eating conditions can result in extreme medical problems, it is suggested that clients impacted by these ailments consult a medical professional and a mental wellness specialist specializing in such issues. Nevertheless, because they are uncontrollable disorders, their source is in the brain and hypnotherapy can be of real help in these circumstances.