CAM Therapies: Hypnosis

In this video clip (4 of 10): CAM approaches can alter psychological state and the pain experience. Dr. Bushnell discusses a study by her group on hypnosis and pain. This clip is part of the lecture “The Neural Basis of Mind-Body Pain Therapies” by M. Catherine Bushnell, Ph.D., scientific director of the Division of Intramural Research, NCCAM, NIH. This lecture, delivered at NIH in 2013, is part of NCCAM’s Online Continuing Education Series. Free CME/CEU credit is available to health professionals (see

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