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How Long Do Lucid Dreams Last?

I was daydreaming earlier today and I got to thinking about just how long lucid dreams last. The interesting thing about how long lucid dreams last is that it is a function of both clock time and perceived time. We can have dreams that seem to last for days or longer in a single night. … Read more

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Can You Be Hypnotized Against Your Will?

Earlier today I was talking to someone who asked me whether it’s possible to be hypnotized against your will. Or more accurately, she claimed that she couldn’t be. So can you be hypnotized against your will? The short answer is that yes, you can. But it’s not quite as simple as that. In order to … Read more

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Is Hypnosis Permanent? Or Does Hypnosis Wear Off?

The other day I was sipping on my coffee, when someone asked me whether hypnosis can be permanent. So can hypnosis be permanent? Hypnosis is nothing more than an efficient form of learning. Which means that the short answer is that the effects of hypnosis definitely can be permanent. The slightly longer answer is that … Read more

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Hypnotic Induction Scripts: Visualization

In the visualization hypnotic induction, we guide our subject into hypnosis by describing something. What we describe can be anything at all, but the underlying structure is always the same. In this article, we’ll cover what the visualization induction is, and we’ll go over some guidelines on how to make it work effectively. Finally, I’ll … Read more

Hypnotic Induction Script: Tropical Beach Visualization

Hypnotic Induction Script: Tropical Beach Visualization

Want to give your subject the experience of luxuriating on a tropical beach? This hypnotic induction visualization script was designed to do just that. To use this script, first read and follow the instructions here: Hypnotic Induction Scripts: Visualization. Then read the scripts in this article to your hypnosis subject to give them an experience … Read more

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Hypnotic Induction Script: Mountain Path Visualization

Want to give your subject the experience of following a path from a tropical beach up a mountain? This hypnotic induction visualization script was designed to do just that. To use this script, first read and follow the instructions here: Hypnotic Induction Scripts: Visualization. Then read the scripts in this article to your hypnosis subject … Read more

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Hypnotic Induction Script: Forest Waterfall Visualization

Want to give your subject the experience of a waterfall in a forest? This hypnotic induction visualization script was designed to do just that. To use this script, first read and follow the instructions here: Hypnotic Induction Scripts: Visualization. Then read the scripts in this article to your hypnosis subject to give them an experience … Read more

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How Does Hypnosis Work?

One of the things that comes up time and time again when you’re a hypnotist is people wanting to know how hypnosis works.  So how does hypnosis work? It turns out that human brains can only consciously track about 7 things at once. Hypnosis happens when we exceed that limit and the information flowing into … Read more

How to Make Yourself Dream About Something

How to Make Yourself Dream About Something

Earlier today I was asked a question about why our dreams are random and how we can force ourselves to dream about specific things. So what needs to happen in order for us to dream about the things we choose? To shape our dreams, we need to do three things: clear out any junk from … Read more