Due to difficulties implementing the TV Distraction technique a new way to achieve conscious distraction was required. The following article details this technique and how to use it for the benefit of your own patients; it also explains how it worked and what the outcome was for this particular patient.
Taken from a thread in the Lesserian online discussion forum, (started by Mary Ratcliffe with a response provided by Helen Lesser) on the subject of APHANTASIA and its potential effects on LCH treatment.
Transcript of initial consultation, detailing discussion of the client’s symptom, explanations given, etc. The first experience of hypnosis is also detailed (Normal Induction, Deep Relaxation, Post hypnotic suggestions).
Transcript of treatment provided by therapist Emily Fennell showing the SRBC in practice to locate the Causative Incident and help the patient to reinterpret the event and correct its effects.
A client’s anxiety-based symptom caused a therapist concern when intending to use the Lift visualisation technique. The concerns are explained along with the solution and replacement script.
Transcription of the treatment session provided by Helen Lesser to ‘J’ who had been diagnosed with IBS. This provides a complete, verbatim, report of the early stages of treatment and the investigation into the cause of the condition, including use of IMR and TV visualisation for recall.
Article clarifying how to set up a visualisation technique and how it can be applied towards the end of a course of treatment.
This article explains how one therapist uses the TV visualisation technique to ensure its effectiveness.
While using the TV visualisation, my patient got quite upset so I ended the session at that point. What could I have done differently and how do I prevent this situation from occurring with other patients and hindering their progress too?
When is the ‘deep relaxation’ script inappropriate or inadvisable to use?