Hello Chaplain Ron and Welcome. I'm new here too and new to hypnosis. It's always good to meet a fellow Christian Chaplain. I enjoyed a quick trip around your web sites and have to get back to read the wealth of info you have put there. Thanks.
True Story: American Hypnotism Got Its Start in the Biggest Little State in the Union – Rhode Island and Providence PlantationsMesmerism, also known as Animal Magnetism was the forerunner of modern hypnosis. It was a popular, though controversial, “alternative healing” treatment from the 1780s onward throughout Europe. Yet it wasn’t until 1837 that it made its American debut in Providence, Rhode Island.It arrived in the guise of a French mesmerist named Charles Poyen. Monsieur Poyen’s first…See More