6. Safety

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

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119950905.ch6

The Handbook of Contemporary Clinical Hypnosis: Theory and Practice

The Handbook of Contemporary Clinical Hypnosis: Theory and Practice

How to Cite

Owens, J. (2011) Safety, 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.ch6

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:

  • safety;
  • hypnosis interventions;
  • hypnosis, consent state;
  • hypnosis in formal setting;
  • spontaneous trance;
  • gain informed consent;
  • use of chaperone;
  • stage hypnosis;
  • transference and dependency

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Suitability for Hypnosis Interventions

  • Hypnosis in a Formal Setting

  • Hypnosis in an Emergency Setting

  • Informed Consent

  • The Use of a Chaperone

  • Touch

  • Problems Inherent in the Use of Hypnosis for Entertainment Purposes - Stage Hypnosis

  • The Need for Proper Training

  • Alerting From Trance

  • Transference and Dependency

  • References