NLP and Hypnosis Articles
About 23NLPeople Website
What is this site really about?
From 7 Day Practitioner to Therapist
This was a small piece that got me in a lot of trouble back in the day with many in the NLP world who were so desperately trying to raise their status. Where are they all now?
Now, just calm down….
Adult Bed Wetting
A common moist nuisance.
Scamming The Public
This little piece got me a load of legal threats and unpleasant emails from various people in the NLP and hypnotherapy world. Again, where are they all now?
The British Board of NLP (BBNLP)
Yeah, so sue me.
Putting a bit of neuroscience and magick into a good ol’ bit of anchoring.
Accidental Post Hypnotic Suggestion
The structure of post-hypnotic suggestion. An important read for anyone working in a clinical setting.
Building a Bigger Idiot
A small piece I wrote for fun. The upset flowed from the usual suspects after I first posted this.
The obligatory piece on the meta-model. What NLP site would be complete without it?
Alcoholism and Binge Drinking.
“It Is Not My Fault” – The Blame List
The most common excuses.
The neurobiological and neurolinguistic aspects of phobia. If you are already familiar with the “fast phobia cure” and “swish patterns” this is the next step for you.
Depression, Frontal Lobes and NLP
How an understanding of different neurological aspects of depressive disorders will help design relevant interventions for this client group.
Complex equivalencies and the submodalities.
T.O.T.E.s, OCD & NLP
Obsessive-compulsive disorder and NLP. Two papers, one summarising the neurobiology of OCD, the other, an older article detailing how an understanding of the T.O.T.E. model can be applied to this enigmatic neurological disorder.
A Walk In The Park
An overview of applied EMDR, the functions of the amygdala, how these are relevant to NLP and how not to present seminars!
A very brief overview of how submodalities can be expressed through the content of language.
Recursive Frame Analysis
Analysis of language patterns used in a therapy scene from “One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest.”
Sleight Of Mouth Patterns In Schizophrenia
This unfinished article explores the possibility of a model of patterns occurring in schizophrenic reasoning. I’d be interested in any feedback on this article.
It’s Good to Talk
The problems of the chemical imbalance theory.
The Effort to Drive The Other Person Crazy
From Harold Searles’, “The Effort to Drive The Other Person Crazy.”
Cause and Effect Relationships
The Excuse Machine and the meta-model.
Tangential Responses In Communication
From work by J. Ruesch and G. Bateson 1958.
The Politics of Experience
Found this little gem in “The Politics of Experience” by R.D Laing.
Agents of The New Counterculture
Being anti-establishment is easy.
NLP, PUA, Dating, Speed Seduction
Resources for dating.