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October 2006
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Let me extend to you a whole-hearted "WELCOME" to the October, 2006 issue."

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I can’t believe that it’s already October and time for the next e-zine. I’ve had so much positive feedback about the August-September issue that was devoted to my main hypnosis mentor, Gil Boyne. Those of you who know him and/or studied with him, said that the e-zine really captured his work and that it was very enlightening. And those of you (the newcomers) who hadn’t heard or Gil, were so grateful for being introduced to this hypnosis legend. To say that he had a major influence on me and on so many others is a gross understatement. He literally changed my life and the lives of millions of people around the world!

As I mentioned in last month's issue, this month’s, October e-zine is devoted to Sports Hypnosis. Using hypnosis in sports is nothing new. Sports’ history is replete with examples of its uses, but often under the guise of names such as: autogenic training, mind conditioning, entering the “zone”, etc.

Sports Psychologist, V.A. Romanov said, "The shaping of psychological readiness is one of the main tasks in preparing athletes for competitions". In the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, the Russian team took with them no less than 11 hypnotists. Mental training was also responsible for the Russians winning more gold medlas in the 1976 Olympics than and other country. This included two of the three judo titles ordinarily taken by the Japanese. During their 1978-79 tour of Australia, England’s cricket captain Mike Brearley consulted a hypnotherapist. In the early 1980s, hypnotist Peter Siegel worked with bodybuilder Lee Haney who went on to win the Mr. Olympia title eight years in a row! In 1985 Peter worked with bodybuilder Mike Christian who went on to conclusively win the Mr. America and Mr. Universe titles. In his book, “Pro-Style Bodybuilding”, Mr. Universe winner, Tom Platz, says, “Unless my mind triggers the will to improve my physique, it won’t happen. Essentially, the mind is the master potentiator in bodybuilding". Yes, Tom consulted a hypnotist! Even heavy-weight boxing champion Mike Tyson had a personal hypnotist named John Halpin. Golfer Tiger Woods had undergone hypnosis as a teenager. And if the above doesn’t impress you, how’s this for a lineup? - Players from the New York Mets, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs, Detroit Tigers, Los Angeles Raiders, New York Islanders, Dallas Cowboys, Florida Marlins, New York Rangers, to just name some, have utilized the services of a hypnotist. Yet, many athletes who use hypnosis sometimes don’t own up to it because of the age-old myths associated with the modality.

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When it comes to Sports Hypnosis, Peter Siegel in Marina Del Rey, California, comes to mind. He is probably the most successful Sports Hypnotist in America. I met Peter in the mid 1980s in Glendale, California through Gil Boyne (Peter was also trained by Gil). Peter popularized the field of Sports Hypnosis and it certainly paid off. At $7,500 for two half-day hypnosis sessions (I guess that’s equivalent to $7,500 a day), he continues to be one of the most successful hypnotists in America. More about Peter Siegel – http://www.incrediblechange.com

Sports Hypnosis is a wide open field, and it has some fantastic fringe benefits. For one thing, sports performers are highly motivated. They are willing to invest the time, energy and money, basically whatever it takes to gain that “winning edge.” They follow-through and are willing to invest in on-going sessions. They are also usually a pleasure to work with, come in excited, determined, and ready to “get down to business.” I urge you to explore this hypnosis specialization. It is truly exciting!

Just a side bar: If you are not sure for what hypnosis specialty you are most geared, you might consider getting “HOT” – Hypnosis Occupation Test. It is an innovative program (developed by researching the work of over 500 hypnotist/hypnotherapists) that helps one to determine what specialization in hypnosis their talents are most geared. For more information about “HOT” – Hypnosis Occupation Test, contact Elena, at elena@elena.tv.


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Dr. Feldman's awards are too numerous to list, some of which include: Diplomat of Hypnotherapy (2004. International Medical & Dental Hypnotherapy Association), Educator of the Year (2003, IMDHA), Educator of the Year (2003, International Association of Counselors & Therapists), Fellow of Hypnotherapy (2002, IMDHA), Educator of the Year (2002, International Hypnosis Federation), Fellow in Hypnotherapy (2001, IHF).  Dr. Feldman is a frequent guest on radio and television, and is a regular guest on the Montel Williams Show. Jamie does extensive work with people in the business world, athletes and the general public. On top of this, Jamie is just one really nice person.

Jamie is one of George Bien's most illustrious graduates.


Ask George:

Here's an email that I received from an e-zine subscriber some time ago.

Dear George,

"I received my hypnotherapy certification a few years ago and work full time as a hypnotherapist. I've developed quite a large clientele and see 20 to 25 clients a week. The sessions last about 2 hours. Now, here's my challenge: When my day off finally comes around, I feel so drained that it's difficult for me even get out of bed. Don't get me wrong, I love my work, and I'm doing a lot better than most of the hypnotherapists in my area, but I'm afraid that I might burn out. What would you suggest? Also, what techniques would you recommend one should use with people who have trouble with imagery."

Thanks in advance,

-Lawrence

Dear Lawrence,

Hey, it's only one question per customer. Just kidding!
I'm going to answer your second question first. You used the word "imagery". For a person to have trouble with imagery, he/she would have to be blind, deaf and paralyzed. And even in such an extreme case, they would probably experience some form of imagery. Imagery can be visual, auditory and/or kinesthetic. I believe that you mean "visualization", which is strictly visual.

We all know the old Chinese Proverb that says, “A picture is worth a thousand words”. The literal translation actually is: “A picture’s meaning can express ten thousand words”.
Having a strong visual ability is a great asset. There are many therapeutic techniques, like the NLP “Fast Phobia Cure”, that work best visually. People are born with the ability to visualize but some lose a bit or most of that ability over time due to lack of use. Yet what is interesting is that often these same people actually see very well with their eyes closed when they dream quite vividly. My father will tell you that when he closes his eyes, he can’t see anything. Yet when asked to describe a car he previously owned, or a person he knew in his youth, he describes both quite well. His eyes also move up left, which in NLP terminology means that he is accessing visual-remembered information as a normally organized person. He has simply lost touch with an ability that he actually still has. An exercise you can do with your clients is to have them stare at an extremely well-lit object for a few moments (focus a lamp or flashlight on the object). Have them then look away and attempt to reproduce the image in front of them with their eyes open. After this exercise is satisfied, have them attempt to reproduce the image with their eyes closed. Then have them go back and forth - eyes open, then eyes closed - attempting to reproduce the image.

Below is my adaptation of a B. J. Hartman induction that can be used with people who can visualize but need a little help in boosting that ability. It can also be effective as a form of disguised hypnosis with a client who may have some fears about being hypnotized. Bernard James Hartman wrote a wonderful book, “A System of Hypnotherapy” (1980 Burnham Inc. Publisher). You can get it from Westwood Publishing.
http://www.westwoodpublishingco.com/rarebooks.html

While the client is still in the waking state, say the following: “What I would like you to do is to close your eyes and visualize or imagine some things, and when you do, let me know that you have done so by nodding your head. If you understand what I mean, please nod your head now. Good . . . . . Excellent. I want you to visualize or imagine a house . . . . That’s right . . . . Now, a tree . . . . good, very good. Now I’d like you to imagine a person . . . . That’s right, and now an animal . . . . Good.” After the client imagines each suggested picture, begin chunking it down (types of house; type of tree; type of person; type of animal). Continue this until the client is able to imagine or visualize a number of suggested objects. When the client successfully creates the suggested images, say to the client: “That’s good. Now just keep your eyes closed, and in your mind’s eye, see yourself as you are here, sitting in the recliner (chair, etc.), except for one thing - the image of yourself has his/her eyes open . . . .”

“My comments now will NOT be directed towards you. Rather, they will be directed to image of you in your mind’s eye. I want you to see that image of you with his/her eyes open, staring out into space . . . . . Staring so much that your image of you has a desire to close his/her eyes. Eyes tiring . . . . . oh so heavy . . . . . oh so drowsy . . . . . oh so sleepy . . . . . The image of you just wanting to close those eyes . . . . . feeling so good . . . . . yet so . . . . . . drowsy . . . . . so droopy . . . . . . so sleepy . . . . . . Now, just let me know by nodding your head, when that inner image of you closes his/her eyes. Eyelids . . . . . . so heavy . . . . . . so very heavy . . . . . . . so droopy . . . . . . so sleepy. Good . . . . . . now just go deeper into relaxation.” Gauge your suggestions based on your calibration of the client’s responses. For more on using imagery with your clients, read the section on "Effective Uses of Imagery" below.

Now let me answer your first question:
It sounds to me like you might be on the verge of burnout. You might even be there already. Burnout is a state of physical, emotional, and mental exhaustion caused by long-term involvement in situations that are emotionally demanding. Don’t confuse this with clinical depression. Burned-out people are often happy and productive in non-work activities during the early stages. Clinical depression dominates all aspects of a person’s life.

Occupations that are usually most prone to burnout include hospital nurses caring for the terminal ill, dentists, because the feedback from their patients is mostly negative, and the top echelons of the business world, mostly “Type A” personalities. Burnout candidates are usually idealists who chose a career because it promised a lifetime satisfaction.

Here are six basic symptoms of burnout:

  1. Irritability and a general distrust of others’ intentions.
  2. No new ideas in the past six months.
  3. Lack of physical and/or emotional energy.
  4. Feelings of isolation and lack of personal support.
  5. Urge to get out of present job situation.
  6. An attempt to feel good about self by focusing on “how much” one does.

Lawrence, I’m not suggesting that you are definitely experiencing burnout. However, if you are experiencing a number of the above symptoms, it’s definitely worth investigating.

More info on burnout:
http://www.helpguide.org/mental/burnout_signs_symptoms.htm

http://www.mindtools.com/stress/Brn/StressIntro.htm

For a detailed description of symptoms of burnout, check out Dr. Beverly Potter’s extensive summary:
http://www.docpotter.com/boclass-2bosymptoms.html

Here are some tests you can take to find out if you are experiencing burnout, and to what degree..
http://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newTCS_08.htm

http://www.lessons4living.com/burnout_inventory2.htm

http://quiz.ivillage.co.uk/uk_work/tests/burnout.htm

Let me know how things turn out Lawrence.

Best always,
-George

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Note: Do to space considerations, only one or two questions can be answered each issue. Priority will be given to questions relating to the theme of the issue.


Effective Uses of Imagery:

I cannot overstate the importance of training your clients to better utilize imagery, especially if you're focusing on sports hypnosis. Although my primary focus is sports in this issue, the techniques can be adapted to virtually any client. Like the question above from Lawrence, I often hear the following questions from participants in my seminars: How can I get my clients involved in imagery itself? What do I do with clients who say that they can’t visualize?

The brain and nervous system deal in mental images. It was Aristotle who said, “The soul . . . never thinks without a picture.” Since we all dream, and in dreams the predominant sense modality is visual, we all are capable and do, in fact, experience visual imagery. It is rare to find a person without this ability. However, as we grow older and rely less and less on fantasy, this ability begins to dissipate. Many people end up having a very limited ability in the visual mode and, hence, feel that they are unable to image.

It should be pointed out to these people that imagery involves all of the sense modalities, and an athlete, who perhaps has trouble seeing an image, may feel it very strongly. The more senses you involve, the greater the impact of the imagery. It is important, however, to understand that the success of imagery procedures is determined not only by the ability to form vivid images but also by the ability to control these images. If the individual can produce vivid images but is unable to control them, he/she cannot fully utilize their effectiveness.

I use the following four basic steps when using visualization and guided imagery exercises with a client: 1) Hypnotic relaxation exercises, since a relaxed mind can produce clearer images; 2) Imagining exercises, letting the images come to the client rather than forcing them to appear; 3) Focusing exercises to help the client sharpen his/her inner vision and awareness and to control these images. These exercises become mental visual ''workouts'' that tune up the mind, clear up inner vision, and help the clients gain mastery and control over their inner images; and 4) Body/Sensory awareness exercises, suggestions that the clients see, hear, smell, touch/feel and taste their images. Basically, the client uses all five sense modalities.

If a client claims that he/she doesn't see anything, I explain that there are basically three types of imagery: Visual, auditory and kinesthetic. Taste and smell relate to kinesthetic processing of information. I then lead clients through the following exercise: I have them close their eyes and listen as I say certain words. I tell them to notice if they actually see the picture in their mind's eye; hear a sound or sounds associated with the words; feel the words in their body; smell or taste the words; or think about the words but do not actually see, hear, feel or smell them. You can use almost any descriptive words like ''sky, lion, egg, staircase, snow, classical music, lemon, car, walking," etc. After this part of the exercise, I have the client utilize a multi-sensory experience of each word. For example: If I were to say the word ''lemon,'' I would continue saying something like this: ''Imagine a lemon in front of you. Picture the color and texture. Now imagine holding the lemon in your hand and feeling the texture. What does it feel like? Imagine cutting the lemon with a knife and squeezing it. What does it sound like as you imagine cutting the lemon and then squeezing it? Can you smell the juice inside that lemon as you're cutting and squeezing it? What does it smell like? What does it feel like? Are there any other sounds? Is anyone watching you? Now imagine the juice flowing out of the lemon. What does it look like? Can you feel it dripping? Is it making any sound? Can you almost taste that juice? Imagine sucking on that juicy, bitter, yellow lemon. How does it taste?'' Once you have introduced your subject to multi-sensory experiencing, the process becomes more natural for them whenever they work with visualization and guided imagery.

Other good experiences to work with are to have your subjects imagine someone scratching a blackboard with a long fingernail. Just the thought of that creates responses in me immediately. Or have them imagine that they are standing on the roof of a forty story building, leaning over a rail watching cars and people below, and someone comes up from behind and gives them a gentle shove. Ask them what they are sensing. This may seem a little drastic, but it does create some dramatic results with someone who does not seem to experience the basic suggestions.


Award-Winning Bodybuilder Lena Sanchez
Award-Winning Bodybuilder Lena Sanchez
Award-Winning Bodybuilder Lena Sanchez
George Bien's client, Award-Winning Bodybuilder, Model and vitamin supplement company spokesperson, Lena Sanchez, brings female bodybuilding to a whole new level.

Lena is one of America's top Female Bodybuilders, known for her "All Natural, No Steriods Build". She has been featured in numerous bodybuilding magazines such as "Muscular Development", and is the Fitness winner of the New York Metropolitan Bodybuilding Fitness and Figure Championships.

2004 Easterm USA Championships -Tall, 1st Place
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Although imagining ability is probably universal, some athletes still claim that they lack this ability. With these clients I use a simple yet effective procedure that I learned from Errol R. Kom. The client is directed to imagine that the therapist is a window washer contracting to clean the windows of the person's residence. In order to quote a price, the window washer must know how many windows are involved. The client is asked to furnish this information. In response to this request, the client's eyes will usually turn to the side opposite the non-dominate hemisphere, which may indicate stimulation of the non-dominate hemisphere, and if the client is questioned at this point, he/she will reveal that he/she was actually counting the windows. How can one count the windows without visualizing them, even if the image is not clear and tends to be a mind's eye image? Another effective method of demonstrating to clients that they are capable of producing imagery is one I learned from Shoor. He stated, ''When people tell me they never see images, I ask them to imagine sexual scenes ... So far, this has resulted in no failures.'' Thanks to Dr. Shoor, I too, have had 100 percent results.

I tell clients that, although not all people can become phenomenal imagers, we all have an innate potential for imagery ability. It is not unlike an ability to draw or communicate, but not everyone can become a Picasso or a Winston Churchill. As with anything else, the proven ingredient in improving Imagery is practice . . . . . Continued in next month's issue.


Sports Hypnosis Tidbits:

A February 11th, 2002 article of the Wall Street Journal talks about how Bronze medal Olympic champion Adam Malysz used hypnosis for his ski jump victory. One of the first examples in which a baseball player's mental abilities were assessed occurred at Columbia University in 1920. George Herman Ruth, Jr. (“Babe Ruth”) was brought to a Columbia University psychology laboratory so that researchers could try to determine what physical and psychological abilities made him one of the greatest home run hitters in baseball.

Babe Ruth
Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend, George Herman Ruth, Jr.
(“Babe Ruth”)

Baseball players had been utilizing hypnotherapy in the 1970s. One of the most famous examples of sports hypnosis is the story of Minnesota Twins’, “Hall of Famer”, Rod Carew. Carew, one of America’s greatest baseball players, had suffered an injury, and even though the injury technically healed, he continued to experience pain. It may have been psychosomatic, but real enough for him, which in turn caused a severe case of self-doubt. St. Paul, Minnesota, hypnotist Harvey Misel, worked with Carew and helped him come back to the best season of his entire career, with a batting score of almost .400. Carew went on to win “The most valuable player award”! Eventually, hypnotist Misel was hired by the Chicago White Sox, and at one point, claimed 200 clients in major-league baseball.

Mental trainers push their clients to develop systematic "pre-performance routines," including relaxation breaths, focusing exercises, and self-talk. Hypnotist Harvey Dorfman, made his career by helping out the Oakland A's during their 1980s glory years.

Boxer Ken Norton has used hypnosis training before his famous victory over Mohammed Ali. Tennis star Andre Agassi, worked extensively with Anthony Robbins, utilizing NLP and hypnosis. Phil Jackson, coach of the Chicago Bulls basketball says that they practised daily self-hypnosis when he coached Michael Jordon and the Bulls to their six NBA Championships.

Please note that that hypnosis cannot create a talent-less athlete into a superstar competitor. It will however amplify the athlete’s innate talent and capacity, and enable him/her to access as much of this ability as possible.


Useful hints for the practicing hypnotherapist:

If you're having challenges in your practice or life in general, here are some useful strategies that helped me over the years:

  1. Write down everything that’s not working in your life.
  2. Take full responsibility for where you are in life.
  3. Write down the things that you want to change.
  4. Describe the way you want your life to be – tomorrow, next month, next year, etc.
  5. Describe your long-term goals and how these goals embody your ultimate mission.
  6. Describe the inherent rewards associated with each goal.
  7. Describe how your life will be different when you achieve each of these goals.
  8. Come up with a plan of action for your top three goals.
  9. Don’t fall into the trap of being too realistic. No great achiever was realistic.
  10. Create a “mental bank”, where you store your payments for work achieved.
  11. Practice breathing techniques daily.
  12. Utilize self-hypnosis daily for integration.

Alan Kay said, "The best way to predict the future is to invent it."


Sports Celebrity quotes of the month . . . .

"The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man's determination." -Tommy Lasorda

"Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do." -John Wooden

"It's not whether you get knocked down; it's whether you get back up." -Vince Lombardi

"It is not the size of a man but the size of his heart that matters." -Evander Holyfield

"When I go our on the ice, I just think about my skating. I forget it is a competition." -Katarina Witt

"Some people say I have attitude. Maybe I do, but I think you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does. That makes you a winner right there." -Venus Williams

When I think about the above quotes, an often-quoted story comes to mind. It is about the Chinese Bamboo tree. You plant the tree, water it and fertilize it for a year and nothing happens. So you do it again the second year, and again, nothing happens. You don't give up and do it the third year, and lo-and-behold, still nothing happens. You begin getting discouraged, but don't give up and water and fertilize it a fourth year. And again, nothing happens. It becomes so discouraging that you are ready to throw in the towel. But you hang in there and water and fertilize it the fifth year. Then something incredible happens. Sometime during the fifth year, the Chinese bamboo tree sprouts and grows ninety feet in six weeks!

Yes, it's important not to give up. To stop trying is considered to be the ultimate defeat. A lottery slogan says, "You've got to be in it to win it." But a 1662 quote says, "You can't get blood out of a stone." Why? Because there's no blood in there! So you have to also know when to "cut your loses", walk away from something, and move on to something else. Soul-searching, intuition, and above all, Divine Guidance will help you make the right decisions.

If you haven't already done so, begin working with athletes. I can't tell you how many hypnosis sessions I've done over the years that have left me completely drained. Yet, every session that I've ever done with an athlete has left me "super-charged". That is certainly a great fringe benefit!!!


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In the next issue . . . . .

The reframing interview, hypnotic persuasion, and much more!.

See you them.

Best always,
George

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Because of my latest association with the International Association of Counselors and Therapists (IACT), I decided to forgo continuing with the American Society of Integrative Counselors and Therapists (ISICT). I want express my gratitude to all who have generously given their time to this venture, especially Wai Meng in Singapore. Thank you so much!

Since Bob and Linda Otto took over IACT last May, it has virtually doubled its membership. This is extraordinary growth! In 2007 I will be doing numerous trainings for IACT.

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