I have been doing a deep dive into understanding the brain during and after trauma, and am utterly convinced that hypnosis can be an especially effective treatment for trauma symptoms. Hypnosis provides the sort of profound relaxation and emotional revelation that can help lead to the healing of our neurobiology. “The brain that wires together, fires together,” and hypnosis is an effective method to help us re-wire a brain overheated by trauma.
Hypnosis also helps with many digestive issues, including Irritable Bowel Syndrome, suggesting that it positively impacts the enteric nervous system, a meshlike system of the gut that acts independently of the brain, and loaded with neurotransmitters, such as serotonin.
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