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Hypnosis for health anxiety

(5 Posts)
Tagetes Sat 21-Jan-17 15:22:45

Just that really - has anyone tried it? Did it help?

U2HasTheEdge Sat 21-Jan-17 15:34:04

I did try it for a while.

Did it help? Well, I still have awful health anxiety, so not really helpful in the long term.

However, things came up that set me off again. I am not very susceptible to being hypnotised, I am the worst person ever for being able to relax. I did get some good out of it though and I would recommend that if you can afford it you try it. I enjoyed it at the time and I think it would work amazingly for many people.

littleoysterslittleoysters Sat 21-Jan-17 15:38:00

Yes I have. It helped a bit in the short term but CBT was what really helped.

Tagetes Sun 22-Jan-17 09:11:18

Thanks both. CBT seems to be less and less effective for me so looking for other options.

littleoysterslittleoysters Sun 22-Jan-17 22:33:20

Well acupuncture helped massively with my anxiety. Have you tried that?

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