Integrative Hypnotherapy

Complementary approaches in clinical care

Edited by

  • Anne Cawthorn, MSc, BSc (Hons), RGN, RNT, Dip Nursing, Dip Hypno, UKCP Reg, MIFPA, Macmillan Living Well Specialist Practitioner, The Living Well Centre, Blythe House Hospice, High Peak, Derbyshire, UK
  • Peter Mackereth, PhD, MA, RGN, Dip Nursing, Cert Ed, Clinical Lead, Complementary Therapies and Smoking Cessation, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK


Book information

  • Published: July 2010
  • ISBN: 978-0-7020-3082-6

Table of Contents

Section 1 Key concepts
Chapter 1 The development of hypnotherapy in health care
Chapter 2 An integrative model of hypnotherapy in clinical practice
Chapter 3 Professional, ethical and legal issues in hypnotherapy
Chapter 4 Research and hypnotherapy interventions
Chapter 5 Working with the therapeutic relationship
Chapter 6 Progressive muscle relaxation: a remarkable tool for therapists and patients

Section 2 Approaches in clinical practice
Chapter 7 Anxiety and panic states: the CALM model
Chapter 8 Recognising and integrating ‘hypnotic trance’ within touch therapy work
Chapter 9 Body image, sexuality, weight loss and hypnotherapy
Chapter 10 Helping a person go Smoke Free: a reflective approach
Chapter 11 Hypno-psychotherapy for adjustment and resilience in cancer care
Chapter 12 Hypnotherapeutic approaches to working with children
Chapter 13 Hypno-psychotherapy for functional gastrointestinal disorders
Chapter 14 Existential hypnotherapy in life-threatening illness