Harley Street Hypnotist
How do you hypnotize a patient? How are mental and emotional problems solved by hypnosis?
This quite remarkable and dramatic book debunks the myths attached to the science – for instance that people can be hypnotized against their will, or if hypnotized can be made to perform actions inconsistent with their character.
It tells of the remarkable use of hypnosis in relieving pain during childbirth, so that now the Ministry of Health has ruled that doctors using hypnosis on such occasions may receive the same fee as an anaesthetist…
This one’s for all you budding Peter Powers out there – I must say, I love the cover art on this one.