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For more information about hypnosis, you might consult:

  • My Doctor Does Hypnosis, by Gary Elkins, Ph.D. (for grade school children)

  • The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Hypnosis by Roberta Temes, Ph.D. (for teenagers and their parents)

  • The Power of Your Child’s Imagination by Charlotte Reznick, Ph.D. (for parents)


Information for Parents: What to Expect from Medical Hypnosis


Articles & Resources:

Hypnosis related Medical Articles by Dr. Anbar (copies are available free during a visit to Center Point Medicine).

  • Self-hypnosis for patients with cystic fibrosis.  2000. 

  • Self-hypnosis for management of chronic dyspnea in pediatric patients.  2001.

  • Automatic word processing: A new forum for hypnotic expression.  2001.

  • Self-hypnosis for treatment of functional abdominal pain in childhood.  2001.

  • Self-expression through poetry in hypnosis. 2002.

  • You don’t like the taste of your medication?  So change the taste! 2002.

  • Self-hypnosis for anxiety associated with severe asthma: a case report.  2003.

  • Childhood habit cough treated with self-hypnosis.  2004.

  • Hypnotically enhanced dreaming to achieve symptom reduction: a case study of 11 children and adolescents.  2006.

  • Hypnosis for treatment of insomnia in school-age children: a retrospective chart review.  2006.

  • Subconscious guided therapy with hypnosis.  2008.

  • Treatment of psychological complications of prematurity with self-hypnosis: a case report.  2009.

  • Treatment of psychological factors in a child with difficult asthma: a case report.  2011.

  • How I learned right-sizing works better than losing weight.  2011.

  • Hypnosis in Pediatric Respiratory Medicine.  2014.

  • Hypnosis for asthma.  2015.

  • Hypnosis for cystic fibrosis.  2015.

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