Surgery in and of itself is scary enough. When your surgery involves a complicated health issue, the whole process can almost paralyze you with fear. There is another unfortunate complication here. Stress can harm your health even further. So a surgery that is supposed to help you can actually harm your health in unforeseen ways because of the stress and worry about the operation. Surgery preparation and recovery hypnosis is a great way to overcome the fear of surgery and in so doing it can make your body more receptive to recovery in general.
Imagine using your mind to overcome a fear of surgery and make your body more receptive to recovery after a surgical procedure.
Do you find yourself –
Stressed and worried about an operation?
Are you afraid of the procedure itself, or what might happen after the surgery?
Does the thought of surgery make you feel vulnerable and out of control?
Are you paralyzed with fear at thought of an operation?
Surgery is frightening in and of itself. When your operation involves a serious health issue the whole process is that much scarier. This can cause undue stress, causing even more harm to your health.
In this way, the surgery that is supposed to help you can actually cause a negative effect on your health.
Realizing an enhanced healing harmony between your mind and body
Feeling in control of your body and your future
Needing less anesthesia during surgery because your mind is not resistant to “going under”
Experiencing less post-surgical pain and a faster recovery
Surgery Preparation and Recovery Hypnosis
The connection between your mind and your body is extremely powerful. Hypnosis is becoming accepted by the main stream to the point that a new field known as psychoneuroimmunology is growing rapidly. Psychoneuroimmunology is the study of how your emotions impact your body and its immune system. Surgery preparation and recovery hypnosis is one way to bridge the gap between mind and body and bring them into closer harmony.
Cancer is a word that strikes terror into the hearts of many. Ironically, stress has been proven in some cases to be a catalyst for cancer developing in your body. Sure, there are other factors including genetics, unhealthy habits, and lifestyle. But stress does play a large part in laying the foundation for diseases, including cancer.
The sooner you can reduce your stress, the better it is for your body that is already compromised by illness. Prepare for surgery hypnosis begins by heightening your awareness of your inner being. Your consulting hypnotist can talk to you and help you ascertain where your primary fears begin. Perhaps your fear is centered on the actual surgery or possibly what will happen after the surgery. Conceivably the fear could stem from bad memories of a previous surgery.
As a certified hypnotist begins the hypnotherapy session, he or she will have a good understanding of the source of your fears. They will be able to guide you into a relaxed state of mind and remove the negativity attached to your thoughts regarding surgery. Instead of feeling vulnerable, you will feel in control of your own body and future.
There are some other benefits as well. You will likely not need as much anesthesia because your mind will not be resisting “going under” for the surgery. The post-surgery pain will be lessened and you will recover more quickly. The overall benefit of a speedy and reduced-pain recovery also means that you will have lower medical costs.
Surgery preparation and recovery hypnosis creates an ideal mind-body connection so that you are able to embrace how surgery will help heal your body. It decreases stress and enhances the mind’s ability to allow for a speedier recovery. Hypnotherapy for surgery preparation and recovery stops your fear of surgery and prevents your body from resisting the benefits of the operation, as well as the healing effects that follow. Allowing yourself to experience less pain, feeling like you are in control, and a healthier mind-set and physical recovery are all available to you through hypnosis.
Eli Bliliuos is the founder of the New York Hypnosis Institute located in New York City. He specializes in helping clients prepare for and recover from surgical procedures.
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