Psychotherapy Links

Hypnosis, CBT may Benefit Patients with IBS: Article describes study led by researchers Oliver Grundmann of the UF College of Pharmacy and Saunjoo “Sunny” Yoon, Ph.D., of the UF College of Nursing that was published in the European Journal of Integrative Medicine.

Hypnosis, Memory, and the Brain: October 2008 Scientific American article that describes areas of the brain affected by hypnosis.  A. Barnier, R. Cox, and G. Savage.

Mental Health and Hypnosis:  WebMD article describes benefits of hypnosis in the treatment of  mental health. Weight Loss

Hypnosis and Suggestion: Comprehensive website provides hypnosis information, research, hypnotherapy, and resources.

Hypnosis today:  American Psychological Association article about the uses of hypnosis in treatment of various mental disorders and the and importance of professional training versus lay training.

Hypnosis as a Therapeutic Tool in Pediatrics: Informative commentary by Dr. Haleh Saadat on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies and pediatric hypnosis.

 Pediatric Hypnosis – Hypnosis Helping Kids: University of Michigan Health System provides information on hypnosis for kids and how hypnosis is utilized for a variety of mental and physical conditions.

Hypnosis Requires Creativity, Not a Pocket Watch: Highlights work of Lawrence Sugarman, MD pediatrician, faculty member of American Society Clinical Hypnosis and National Pediatric Hypnosis Training Institute, and co-arthur and editor of Therapeutic Hypnosis with Children and Adolescents.

Hypnosis for Children: CBS article describes the benefits of hypnosis for children.

Think Twice:  How the Gut’s “Second Brain” Influences Mood and Well Being:  Article that describes how serotonin neurotransmitters (chemical messengers) from the “gut” impact the mind as well as the body.

Let Your Heart Talk to Your Brain:  This article describes the importance of the heart’s impact on the brain and how to optimize your health.