The use of hypnosis contains an undue power differential, sometimes perceived as an ability of the hypnotist to control the subject. This article explores the controversy regarding issues of power and control in the hypnotic relationship, including benefits and drawbacks in therapeutic outcome, and implications for hypnosis training.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||American Journal of Psychotherapy|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1997|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Psychology