The History of Hypnosis

You may think that hypnosis is a fairly recent type of technique, or that at least the modern uses for it haven’t been around for too long. In fact, the practices involved in hypnotism have been around for centuries. Amongst the earliest users of hypnosis for health reasons appear to have been the inhabitants of India, who had dedicated sleep temples where sufferers of different ailments were made to sleep using a form of hypnosis. Similar types of sleep temples were used in ancient … [Read more...]