Hypnosis is important in therapy.
Hypnosis begins by induction (relaxation therapy)
If you follow the induced states it will give you mental imagery
They try to use imagery as a tool for therapy
One theory: Hypnotist is in control of the person’s body
Other theory: We tend to become certain people-we have boundaries of behaviour. If you
attempt to do that-people think they are weird. When people are hypnotized they are free of
their box. You keep your personality but you get to act out.
When hypnotist pushes the boundary-they will fall asleep.
Sensory Deprivation-no sensory stimulation
When the body stops getting stimulation from the outside world, it starts to create its own-the
These people begin to hallucinate
Brain wants its stimulation, otherwise it will create its own
Clive Wearing: He had herpes and syphilitics-affected the brain area (related to memory)
Hippocampus is important for creating new memories.
Memory is about the future to some extent
Clive can still play piano.
Memory: Memory is at play whenever the past influences the present behaviour.
Sensory memory: it is critical to our ability to function well
Iconic: Some sort of visual image that is lasting
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