This is a great article on how hypnosis is used in medical settings both as an alternative and as a complimentary procedure. Hypnosis is not what you see on TV, it is a tool-set used by trained professionals to assist people in making life-changing choices.
Many new clients call or visit and want to know if they can be hypnotized. For the vast majority of people, the answer is “Yes”. According to the National Guild of Hypnotists, hypnosis depends on focus, desire to succeed, and the rapport between a client and a hypnotist.