4. Imagery and Visualization

  1. Les Brann1,
  2. Jacky Owens2 and
  3. Ann Williamson3
  1. Jacky Owens

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119950905.ch4

The Handbook of Contemporary Clinical Hypnosis: Theory and Practice

The Handbook of Contemporary Clinical Hypnosis: Theory and Practice

How to Cite

Owens, J. (2011) Imagery and Visualization, in The Handbook of Contemporary Clinical Hypnosis: Theory and Practice (eds L. Brann, J. Owens and A. Williamson), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119950905.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Sheffield University, UK

  2. 2

    University College London, UK

  3. 3

    Salford Universities, UK

Author Information

  1. University College London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470683675

Online ISBN: 9781119950905

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Keywords:

  • imagery and visualization;
  • imagery, exercise in imagination;
  • hypnogogic and hypnopompic imagery;
  • generalized reality orientation (GRO);
  • imagery, perception;
  • relaxation techniques;
  • experiential approach;
  • imagery in hypnosis;
  • imagery in pain;
  • mind–body links

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hypnogogic and Hypnopompic Imagery

  • Imagination and Imagery

  • Types of Imagery

  • Experiential Approach

  • Use of Imagery

  • Mind-Body Links

  • The Psychoneuroimmunology (PNI) Perspective

  • References