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Suggestion and script-writing articles.

Taking Placebos on Purpose

Brief discussion of a curious 1965 study in which placebo pills were administered to 15 “neurotic” psychiatric patients, who were explicitly told that they were being given “sugar pills” with no therapeutic ingredients and nevertheless appeared to benefit from them.

The Rules of Hypnotic Suggestion

This article outlines the basic rules of suggestion employed in traditional hypnotherapy and explains the rationale for using them in plain English.