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The Resource Handbook of medical and psychological hypnosis : foundations, applications, and professional issues, [edited by] Gary R. Elkins

Handbook of medical and psychological hypnosis : foundations, applications, and professional issues, [edited by] Gary R. Elkins

Label
Handbook of medical and psychological hypnosis : foundations, applications, and professional issues
Title
Handbook of medical and psychological hypnosis
Title remainder
foundations, applications, and professional issues
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Gary R. Elkins
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is the only up-to-date, comprehensive interdisciplinary resource on clinical hypnosis research and applications in psychology and medicine. Authored by hypnosis experts worldwide, it encompasses state-of-the-art scholarship and techniques for hypnotic treatments along with hypnosis transcripts and case examples for all major psychological disorders and medical conditions. In easily understandable language, this desk reference addresses theories, neurophysiology of hypnosis, hypnotherapy screening, measurement of hypnotizability, professional issues, and ethics. Individual chapters present hypnoticinductions to treat 70 disorders including anxiety, depression, pain, sleep problems, phobias, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, menopausal hotflashes, Parkinson's disease, palliative care, tinnitus, addictions, and a multitude other common complaints. The guide also examines the history and foundations of hypnosis, myths and misconceptions, patient screening, dealing with resistance, and precautions tothe use of hypnosis. It examines a variety of hypnotherapy systems ranging from hypnotic relaxation therapy to hypnoanalysis. With each application thetext includes relevant research, specific induction techniques, and an illustrative case example. Additionally the resource covers professional issues, certification, hypnosis in the hospital, and placebo effects"--Back cover
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
615.8/512
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC495
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WM 415
NLM item number
H2366 2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Elkins, Gary Ray
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hypnotism
  • Hypnosis
  • MEDICAL / Pharmacology
  • Hypnotism
  • Hypnose
  • Hypnotherapie
  • Klinische Medizin
  • Methode
  • Methodologie
  • Psychologie
  • Therapie
Label
Handbook of medical and psychological hypnosis : foundations, applications, and professional issues, [edited by] Gary R. Elkins
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foundations of medical and psychological hypnosis -- Medical applications -- Psychological applications -- Professional issues
Control code
954000825
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826124876
Lccn
2016013692
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)954000825
Label
Handbook of medical and psychological hypnosis : foundations, applications, and professional issues, [edited by] Gary R. Elkins
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foundations of medical and psychological hypnosis -- Medical applications -- Psychological applications -- Professional issues
Control code
954000825
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826124876
Lccn
2016013692
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)954000825

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