The Use of Hypnosis for Airplane Phobia With an Obsessive Character

  title={The Use of Hypnosis for Airplane Phobia With an Obsessive Character},
  author={Erin Gray Volpe and Michael R. Nash},
  journal={Clinical Case Studies},
  pages={103 - 89}
This is a single-case study of a middle-aged woman with specific phobia and panic symptoms associated with airplanes. Treatment was brief and supportive in nature, using hypnosis for both exposure purposes and as a self-regulatory tool for anxiety management. The patient’s identified target symptom (readiness to fly) was tracked using daily subjective, self-report measures over the 12-session treatment. Simulation modeling analysis for time-series was used to evaluate the level change across… 

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