Hypnotically Enhanced Treatment for Addictions

Alcohol abuse, drug abuse, gambling, weight control, and smoking cessation

By: Joseph Tramontana, PhD


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Products specifications
Attribute nameAttribute value
Size152mm x 228mm
PublishedAugust 2009

This book offers new strategies, techniques and scripts, as well as reviewing traditional methods of treating addictions.

The five key addictions addressed are:

  • alcohol abuse and dependency
  • drug abuse and addiction
  • gambling compulsions/obsessions and addiction
  • tobacco addiction (including cigars, pipes and chew)
  • food addiction/compulsions.

Many of the techniques and strategies incorporate a variety of therapeutic modalities, including: cognitive-behavioural techniques, re-framing and other NLP techniques, systematic desensitization, covert sensitization, 12-step programs, guided imagery and meditation, and more. The techniques described can be employed both in and out of trance.

Picture for author Joseph Tramontana, PhD

Joseph Tramontana, PhD

Joseph Tramontana, PhD is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and certified consultant in clinical hypnosis. Dr. Tramontana is president of the Louisiana Psychological Association and of the New Orleans Society for Clinical Hypnosis. He is also a member of the Association of Applied Sports Psychologists.


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