Tag Archives: Myths/misconceptions

Today's Friday Photo shows the rich Fall colors from Anchorage, Alaska. This lake is the site of a very busy sea plane 'field', with planes frequently taking off and landing. It made me contemplate about how many times we've been told that our emotions can't take flight. If we are too happy or exuberant, we are flighty (pun intended) or if we are too angry or sad, no one wants to be around us. The fact is that emotion is meant to be expressed and it is a sign of how much we are in or out of alignment to who we are. It's when we hold those emotions in that trouble can really begin.
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Myth Buster #12 - Hypnosis enable you to recall the exact details of a crime While Hypnosis may certainly help elicit more details than your conscious mind could
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We’ll take a Myth buster break this week to talk about some of the science of trance. As I mentioned last week, the research about how our brain works is growing every day, and although it
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Myth buster #11 - What happens in hypnosis is made up in your imagination First, I’ll say to that, if you get the placebo instead of the medicine, do you care as long as it works? 
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Myth buster #10  - Hypnosis is like sleep Though the theta state of trance is biochemically similar to REM sleep, it is very different from sleeping.
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Myth buster #9  - I might get stuck in trance This is pure fiction, created to make a story interesting.
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Myth buster #7  - Hypnotists have special powers. If I did, this world would be a much better place!
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Myth buster #6  - I’ve never been hypnotized. Totally false and actually impossible. Here’s why:
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