For your next event you will have a
Hypnotist...you will have a hypnotist...
The word "hypnosis" is derived from the Greek word for the God of
Sleep, "Hypnos." Hypnosis however, is not sleep. If it were the
subjects would not be able to hear the voice of the hypnotist and react to the
Everyone can be hypnotized as long as they are willing to listen, pay attention
and follow directions with the exception of the following three types of people:
Someone who is drunk, someone who doesn't want to be hypnotized or people with
an IQ clinically below 70.
Almost everyone who volunteers in a show will be hypnotized. Sometimes during a
show there are unique distractions that can keep a person from becoming
hypnotized at that particular moment. This is expected and happens almost every
People cannot be made to do anything that is against their will while under
hypnosis. In other words, you cannot be made do anything that is against your
moral or ethical values while experiencing hypnosis.
Hypnosis is a heightened state of suggestibility in which a direct connection is
made to the subconscious mind, bypassing the conscious mind, the part of the
brain that thinks, reasons and talks to itself. The subconscious doesn't talk,
think or reason, it simply hears and causes action. This is all brought on by
complete relaxation and the skill of the hypnotist.
AJ La Haye - Certified Master Hypnotist