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Hypnotherapy

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Updated February 24, 2012

Definition:

Hypnotherapy is a form of psychotherapy in which the patient is placed in a relaxing and comfortable state of consciousness, the trance state, and specific suggestions are offered in order to lead to a permanent and desired change in behavior.

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