The Effects of Hypnosis on Flow States and Golf-Putting Performance

@article{Pates2001TheEO,
  title={The Effects of Hypnosis on Flow States and Golf-Putting Performance},
  author={John Pates and R Oliver and Ian W. Maynard},
  journal={Journal of Applied Sport Psychology},
  year={2001},
  volume={13},
  pages={341 - 354}
}
This study examined the effects of hypnosis on flow states and golf-putting performance in 5 competitive players. The investigation utilized an ideographic singlesubject multiple baseline across subjects design combined with a procedure that monitors the internal experience of the participants (Wollman, 1986). The method of intervention utilized in this study involved hypnotic induction, hypnotic regression, and trigger control procedures. The results indicated that all 5 participants increased… 
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