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Hypnosis Training Video #289: Truth About Hypnotism – Discussing Whether James Holmes Was in a State of Hypnosis

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Truth About Hypnotism – Discussing Whether James Holmes Was in a State of Hypnosis

Happy Hypno-Tuesday! Meredith is back as my co-host on this fun, interesting and informative episode of Hypnosis Etc. on

james holmesIn this latest Hypnosis Etc. episode, we address the misperception about James Holmes, the Aurora, Colorado movie massacre suspect. It has been insinuated or suggested that James Holmes performed these acts while in a state of hypnosis.

Watch this video and Meredith and I discuss the truth about hypnotism – what is hypnosis and what you can and cannot make people do while in the state of hypnosis. You will also learn how hypnotist and hypnotherapists can play an important role in helping people heal past these traumatic events.

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Today’s Discussion Points:

  • Was James Holmes in a state of hypnosis during the Aurora shooting?
  • What is hypnosis?
  • What can you make people do while in a state of hypnosis?
  • How hypnotists and hypnotherapists can help people get through these traumatic events.
  • There can be two victims in these cases – the person who suffers harm or death from another and the perpetrator who suffers from the mental illness.

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3 Reader Comments to Hypnosis Training Video #289: Truth About Hypnotism – Discussing Whether James Holmes Was in a State of Hypnosis

  1. janet-p August 16, 2012 at 5:57 AM

    Thanks to you both for this very interesting

  2. celeste hackett August 20, 2012 at 3:31 PM

    Thanks for shedding some much needed light on this subject. You guys are so timely and this was excellent!

  3. Meredith Locher, MA, CH August 21, 2012 at 9:54 PM

    What? No irritated responses? We must have waited just long enough after the incident to be able to talk about it in the way we did.

    Thanks so much Janet and Celeste (aka 2012 NGH Member of the Year) for your comments! As always, very much appreciated!

    Love to you!

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