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Therapeutic hypnosis with children and adolescents.


Therapeutic hypnosis with children and adolescents.

Ed. by William C. Wester and Laurence I. Sugarman.

Crown House Publishing Ltd.


489 pages




This volume explores the various medical and psychological applications of hypnosis with children and adolescents. Contributors include pediatricians, psychologists, and other child health care providers who have used hypnosis in a range of clinical settings. Just a few of the topics addressed: ethical considerations; hypnotic treatment of habit disorders; and perioperative hypnosis. Wester (psychology, The Athenaeum of Ohio) is a Past President of the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, and Sugarman (a pediatrician) is President of the American Board of Medical Hypnosis.

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