The 'Grand Master' of Hypnotherapy, the late Charles Tebbetts, was a master teacher of hypnosis and hypnotherapy. Tebbetts' training has formed the basis of a large number of hypnotherapy courses taught in America and Europe. Roy Hunter, expert in the field of hypnosis, has based this book on the first part of Tebbetts' hypnosis training, 'Mastering Basic Techniques'. This title includes chapters such as: Hypnosis - What is it and why use it? Hypnosis yesterday and today; Inductions and awakening; Deepening the hypnotic state; Testing during hypnosis; Ethics and potential dangers; Self hypnosis for stress coping; and, Concepts about the subconscious. Easy to read and understand, even for the novice, this book starts with the fundamentals of hypnosis, introduces the reader to the many facets of hypnotic technique and also provides in-depth and practical information on achieving maximum results in a hypnotic session. The second edition of this book was published with ISBN 978075711011.