Archive for the PTSD Tag

Where Fear Lingers

I did something today which I have only done one other time in my life. I was hypnotized. I did it to reprogram my mind and to eliminate a distraction which I felt was hindering my potential. I had met the hypnotist, Dr Ed Lewellen, at a networking meeting….

What is PTBD?

You’ve heard of PTSD, Post traumatic Stress Disorder, but have you ever heard of PTBD, Post Traumatic Business Disorder? Like PTSD, PTBD involves either a single traumatic event that causes an immediate negative change, or a series of events that build up to cause the negatives to become exponential.  I invite you to read this post and think about whether your organization is experiencing PTBD. Read More...

Neuroscience and Hypnosis – Can They Collaborate?

Professor Ramachandran of San Diego University has a wealth of experience and knowledge in neuroscience and has spoken several times at the TED Conference.  I find his work so fascinating because what he is discovering and bringing to light about the human brain brings hypnosis out of the realms of the scary, fearful, and misunderstood.  For instance, he and his colleagues have developed a way to have 65,000 check Read More...

Extreme Sadness – How I Have Successfully Helped My Clients

When do you get extremely sad?  When you get sad? Bored? Things just aren’t going well?  When you think about it…it’s depressing! Being extremely sad is a common emotion that humans elicit when things get overwhelming and our minds choose to not feel other emotions for a brief period of time.  Being in the medically defined state of “Depression” is different.  There are numerous definitions for Read More...