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What are the benefits of Hypnotherapy?

Learn more about the 8 benefits of hypnotherapy and how it can help you achieve your goals.

Dr. Paras
Dr. Paras
May 26, 2022
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Hypnotherapy Benefits: Understanding Hypnosis Techniques for Various Problems

Hypnotherapy that uses the tool of hypnosis has many proven hypnotherapy benefits. Hypnosis is all about healing yourself in a trance-like state, one that is created with the help of a certified hypnotist. This altered state of awareness also known as the theta state, is not a new concept and has been around for years. 

Hypnotherapy techniques have indeed evolved with time and newer studies have already brought this healing therapy into the limelight.

We experience the state of hypnosis in our everyday lives. It happens when we are lost in our thoughts, staring out of the window and tuned out to our surroundings. It happens when we are lost in a good book. In the case of hypnosis, this state is enhanced by mental and physical relaxation, one where our subconscious mind can communicate with the conscious mind.

The desired outcome of hypnotherapy is also based on your acceptance and belief of this form of therapy. Hypnotherapy is often combined with counseling sessions and is used in the treatment of emotional and psychological problems. In the recent times, hypnotherapy has also been found beneficial as a part of medical treatments. 

Hypnotherapy is useful to help people in their professional life - to boost self-confidence, develop leadership skills, overcome self-limiting beliefs that act as a roadblock to success, developing self-awareness levels to respond better to situations and more. Hypnotherapy helps everyone - teachers, trainers, coaches, leaders, celebrities, engineers, media professionals, sports professionals, entrepreneurs, homemakers and more.

Often, we lead our lives with negative thoughts stored deep in our subconscious mind. It can be as simple as someone telling us, “You are not good enough” in our childhood days. Or, our mind that plays tricks and tells us, “Don’t even attempt this. You won’t be able to do it anyway.”

Hypnotherapy helps everyone find meaningful alternatives to these situations and bring about a changed approach in thought patterns, behavior and feelings. With the help of professional hypnotherapy sessions, you learn to accept yourself and your feelings. You stop the negative chatter and focus on things that matter most. You delete these negative emotions to feel lighter and approach life with a renewed focus.

One of the most important factors in hypnotherapy is your urge to bring about a change. A professional hypnotist will always be your guide. It takes more than just guidance to achieve the desired results. The desired outcome of hypnotherapy is also based on your acceptance and belief of this form of therapy.

8 Benefits of Hypnotherapy for Everyone

There are many benefits of hypnotherapy techniques for everyone. Let’s check the top 8!

1. Reduce Stress, Depression, Anxiety, Panic Attacks, Hypertension, Phobias

It’s common to use hypnotherapy for depression, stress management, phobias and more. People struggle with these issues on an everyday basis. A phobia can be detrimental to one’s progress as well as people with high-stress levels, depression, and those prone to anxiety. People who struggle with these problems are unable to perform to their highest levels in their career and personal life. 

Professional hypnotherapists work with people on a personal level to hypnotize and understand the root cause of the issue. They also suggest ways to resolve these issues and help people to begin life with a fresh perspective by bringing a change in thought patterns.

2. Boosts Confidence Levels

A lot of problems can occur with low self-esteem. This results in many negative behaviors that affect personal relationships, job prospects and more. A person with low self-esteem always doubts his/her potential and is unable to find success as well as happiness in life. Hypnotherapy with hypnosis as a tool is useful to access these negative and limiting beliefs that often hold a person back from discovering his/capabilities. 

A professional hypnotist uses hypnotherapy techniques to communicate with the subconscious mind and free a person from limiting self-talk.

3. Resolve Relationship Issues

A healthy relationship is based on two individuals who are firstly happy in their own skin. However, people with anger management issues, poor communication skills, lack of focus, low self-esteem and more can rarely build healthy relationships. There are many reasons why a couple may separate or why a person struggles in his/her professional life despite having all the possible talents. 

A professional hypnotist uses techniques to open up the mind to newer ideas and help one be inspired and radiate positive energy to create fulfilling experiences.

4. Pain Management

Hypnosis resolves the problem by helping the body and the mind heal at the same time.

It’s a common technique to use hypnosis for pain management. While hypnosis cannot be considered to be a substitute for sound medical care, this is often used as an accompanying form of treatment. Often, one’s subconscious mind is conditioned to feel a certain amount of pain in various areas of the body. 

At times, even when medical care has healed that part of the body, the subconscious mind continues to associate this pain with certain movements. At times, it turns out to be difficult to ascertain whether the pain is caused by the physical condition or a psychosomatic pain that leaves some scars behind in the subconscious mind. 

This may be due to some unresolved and unacknowledged issues. Hypnosis resolves the problem by helping the body and the mind heal at the same time. Hypnosis brings about an optimistic attitude helping a person heal slowly through the subconscious mind.

5. Weight Management

Weight management is a complex issue with new diets and food fads taking up social media feeds. Yet, there are many who still struggle to manage their weight despite good eating habits. Some, are unable to maintain their healthy eating habits often going back to their comfort zone of unhealthy binging. 

Hypnosis addresses these emotions associated with food habits so that one can be free and choose to eat right without feeling any stress. Hypnosis is useful to understand the root cause so that anyone can enjoy healthier meals and stay motivated to exercise.

6. Treatment of Addictions

The addictions can range from smoking to excessive drinking to being addicted to smartphones and social media. People often quit a habit only to find themselves back in the same old addiction game. Hypnotherapy helps people address these issues and explore the emotional triggers that cause these addictions. 

Hypnotherapy techniques guide a person to view the problem and release it with the help of a professionally qualified guide.

7. Induce Sound Sleep, Relaxation

Insomnia is a growing concern in today’s digitally connected world. With work now moving from laptops to the smartphone in the palm of the hand, it’s a common story to work for longer hours. This leads to a disturbed state of mind, unhealthy habits that finally result in a loss of sleep. The reasons for insomnia can be many. 

Hypnosis induced by a hypnotherapist is used to gain a greater access to a person’s subconscious mind to lessen the tensions, worries, and anxieties stored there. A person can also attempt self-hypnosis techniques with the help of podcasts or videos to cure insomnia gradually.

8. Past Life Regression

Past life regression techniques are useful to access the previous life of a person. While this may sound unbelievable to many, the study of this phenomenon has been going on for years. Past-Life regression hypnosis is used to help a person remember the past like a story that is unfolding. This is a method that finds answers to a person’s deepest problem. 

It addresses one’s beliefs and the experiences of the past-life, which offers a fresh perspective to look at the current life and the choices that are being made. This therapy helps a person determine many things about life, find their purpose and understand what he/she needs to do to bring a major transformation.

Hypnotherapy with hypnosis as a tool is known to treat many other problems with the main focus on accessing the subconscious mind and bringing that change needed in a person. A hypnosis treatment helps one to build on their willpower, correct deep-rooted issues, conquer fears and treat other psychological and physical problems. 

Hypnosis helps to change perceptions and behavior to help liberate the mind, body, and soul, bringing more calmness, happiness, and empowerment. Neuro-linguistic programming, also known as NLP, is a guided technique based on hypnotherapy. This is a powerful technique to train your mind to remove negative associations from the past. You do not revisit the pain, but you certainly find your way around it and enjoy your freedom.

Do you have questions on hypnotherapy techniques and benefits of hypnotherapy? Write to Dr. Paras to address your issues at [email protected]. Are you searching for how to become a certified hypnotherapist in India? View the hypnotherapy courses offered by Matrrix. You can also request to book a session. Download our free eBook and listen to exclusive podcasts and read FAQs to gain a better perspective on this subject.

Dr. Paras


Dr. Paras

ICF-certified (Master Certified Coach) and ESIA -Coach Supervisor Dr. Paras, and Co-Founder of Dr Paras Wellness Pvt. Ltd. with brand Matrrix has been focused towards initiating change and transformation in people. As a certified Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP) Master Practitioner and Mindfulness Coach, he brings a fresh approach towards learning the psychology of one’s thinking and behavior patterns. In his 18 years’ journey, he has trained, coached and mentored over 1.5 lakh individuals while certifying over 240 coaches. The leadership development programs of Matrrix have honed over hundreds of professionals while resolving workplace issues and ensuring higher ROI for firms.

Dr. Paras uses the power of coaching, counseling and positive psychology frameworks to resolve organizational issues, manage internal conflicts, and accelerate business growth. His programs for professional certifications in NLP, Mindfulness, Counseling, Coaching, and more have solidified his name as a transformation coach. Dr. Paras is also the founder of the Iinner Universe Education Foundation that runs Tava-Mitram (not-for-profit) to improve emotional wellness. He is also an avid blogger and social media enthusiast who loves keeping in touch with his international audience.

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