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War of the Psyche – 5 of 6

A Hypnotherapist’s View: Re-Integration When dealing with combat stress and its follow-on disorders, hypnotherapy is an adjunct to treatment by licensed clinicians – both psychologists and medical doctors. All caregivers recognize that combat stress drives the warrior into an extremely protective posture toward the world. In fact, the shift begins in training. The armed services… Continue reading War of the Psyche – 5 of 6

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War of the Psyche – 4 of 6

Hypnotherapy Helps the Warrior Heal When dealing with combat stress and its follow-on disorders, hypnotherapy is an adjunct to treatment by licensed clinicians - both psychologists and medical doctors. Further information on hypnotherapy and combat stress reactions and PTSD is here. A perspective on the psychic battle against death concludes this series. As a particle… Continue reading War of the Psyche – 4 of 6

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War of the Psyche – 2 of 6

A Hypnotherapist's View: Combat Stress The mind is born with two responses to a threat: fight and flight, marshaled by the survival instinct in the primitive part of the brain. Fight and flight are meant to be temporary. In nature, the mind-body quickly returns to rest to heal, grow, and learn. The experiences that we… Continue reading War of the Psyche – 2 of 6

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War of the Psyche – 1 of 6

When Alexander the Great set out to conquer Asia, he marched under the commission of the sages of Ancient Greece. They ordered him to spread Greek culture to the Pacific Ocean. To assist in the mission, one of their number marched with him. After his death in what is now Afghanistan, Alexander testified: The seer… Continue reading War of the Psyche – 1 of 6