Chapter 4. Cognitive Hypnotherapy in the Management of Migraine Headaches

  1. Dr. Assen Alladin Clinical Psychologist Adjunct Assistant Professor Secretary President Fellow Associate Fellow

Published Online: 8 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773239.ch4

Cognitive Hypnotherapy: An Integrated Approach to the Treatment of Emotional Disorders

Cognitive Hypnotherapy: An Integrated Approach to the Treatment of Emotional Disorders

How to Cite

Alladin, A. (2008) Cognitive Hypnotherapy in the Management of Migraine Headaches, in Cognitive Hypnotherapy: An Integrated Approach to the Treatment of Emotional Disorders, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773239.ch4

Author Information

  1. Canadian Federation of Clinical Hypnosis-Alberta Society, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470032510

Online ISBN: 9780470773239

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Keywords:

  • stress-related headache exacerbations;
  • health-related quality of life;
  • loss of productivity time;
  • migraine headaches;
  • psychological management of migraine;
  • heterogeneous clinical features;
  • Headache Classification Committee;
  • aura and chronic migraine;
  • Spectrum of Headaches;
  • tension-type headache symptoms

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Description of Migraine Headache

  • Pathophysiology of Migraine

  • Aetiology of Migraine

  • Management of Migraine

  • Cognitive Hypnotherapy for Migraine

  • Summary