Why Stay Trapped When The Door Is Open? (based on the article by Mark Tyrrell of Uncommon Knowledge Ltd., http://www.unk.com) It used to take weeks to sail from the US to England; now we can get there in a few hours. Times do move on. No matter how long you think it could or should take to stop smoking, if you have the opportunity to do it here and now, why wait? When a smoker has fallen into the trap of believing that freedom achieving from smoking must be gradual, consider
Have you ever set a goal but after a while found that just thinking about it makes you feel upset? Or have you ever tried affirmations - personal declarations in the spirit of positive thinking - and no matter how many times you affirm something to yourself, it does not seem to become your reality? "I am confident, healthy and strong." And the inner voice whispers (or sometimes shouts), "NO, YOU ARE NOT!" This is the voice of an INNER CRITIC. This is also a sign of self-sabot
For many people hypnosis is something esoteric, strange and even scary. "Will you make me cluck like chicken?", some people ask. "Not unless you want to". In hypnosis you are always in control. You never say or do anything that goes against your ethics and life principles.
"Is hypnosis real then?", they would continue asking. Yes it is. As real as a state of trance which is a natural God given gift. Have you ever read a book and found yourself fully engrossed in those pages
One of the greatest hypnotherapists of all time, Milton Erickson, was struck down by polio at age 17. Here's how Erickson recalled that night... "As I lay in bed that night, I overheard the three doctors tell my parents in the other room that their boy would be dead in the morning. I felt intense anger that anyone should tell a mother her boy would be dead by morning. My mother then came in with as serene a face as can be. I asked her to arrange the dresser, push it up agains