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The above overview of the denigration of the importance of altered states in contemporary psychology should discourage any belief or assumption that research has established hypnosis as being a specific altered state of consciousness or indeed as one with state specific effects.
They began with the idea that hypnosis is an altered state of consciousness which increases imagination, focused awareness, attentional control, altered perception, relaxation as well as suggestibility, and that all of these things indicate that hypnosis is a distinct change to the brain.
It was happening again: Such "thinking in Cuban," which I have experienced before, can produce an altered state of consciousness that can often lead to my writing bizarre, feverish, magically realist poems (perhaps as absinthe did for the likes of Verlaine and Rimbaud), followed by a bad headache.
These letters were composed by John the visionary on the basis of information revealed to him in an altered state of consciousness ("in the Spirit," 1:10) on the island of Patmos one Lord's day (1:9-10).
39), an altered state of consciousness inhabited by Dreaming Ancestors that de-individualises the individual and bestows curative powers on those particularly 'clever', mostly male, ritual participants.
These four functions of shamans, as well as their entrance into an altered state of consciousness, are believed to be facilitated by supernatural entities that include:
But his film--or phonokineto-graph--is not the sort of '60s-inspired drug phantasmagoria you might expect (The Trip or Psych-Out, say), where an altered state of consciousness is the main event.
Silence allows the body, brain and soul to replenish itself as it tries to recover from an altered state of consciousness.
This cerebral injury may predispose people to experience an altered state of consciousness known as dissociation and to develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), scientists asserted last week at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association in Miami.
If you take certain drugs, you may be transported into an altered state of consciousness.
an insult to the brain that may produce a diminished or altered state of consciousness, resulting in impairment of cognitive abilities or physical function or in the disturbance of behavioral or emotional functioning (these impairments may be either temporary or permanent and cause partial or total functional disability or psychological maladjustment);
For instance, the act of hiding behind yellow ribbons is explicable in terms of society's own despair associated with this altered state of consciousness.