He was unwilling to believe that he had been in hypnosis at all.
When he was in hypnosis, I reënforced the conditions for an opposite attitude.
This is so common that hypnosis has come to be known as a port of last call.
It is one of the difficulties that we encounter in hypnosis, and as yet it has not been resolved.
You may read a newspaper article warning about the "dangers" of hypnosis.
What are they really saying, and what does hypnosis represent to such an individual?
Hypnosis for him would be "dangerous" because he would be afraid to take the chance.
The earliest reference to hypnosis is in the Bible, Genesis ii, 21.
After this, hypnosis can be instrumental in achieving the final goal.
It is commonly felt that the deeper the state of hypnosis, the better the results.