Year: 1982 Source: International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis, v.30, no.4, (1982), p.345-353 SIEC No: 19820284

Advantages & disadvantages of measuring hypnotic susceptibility in clinical settings are presented. The argument for standardized methods of measurement in the interest of scientific advancement is balanced against clinical considerations & counterindications. The question of identity of hypnotic processes in the laboratory & in the clinical situation is addressed.