We Need to Rethink Mental Health Training

There is an acute shortage of mental health professionals in the world, even as more people than ever before need help. Why more people are needing it may be a combination of factors, such as the...

The Root of Addictive Behavior 

I’ve worked with several clients with addiction, and here’s what hypnosis for addiction typically looks like.  The principle with addiction is that we pursue it to provide temporary relief from...

About Hishtalmoot

Introductory articles about Hishtalmoot and hypnotherapy.

Hishtalmoot Philosophy

The theories and mindsets behind the Hishtalmoot modality.

The Heart of Darkness

The Heart of Darkness

The foundational point upon which my practice is founded upon, is that life is suffering. This is...

Behind the Smile

Behind the Smile

When I came out about my traumatic upbringing and emotional struggles as a child and teenager, I...

Advice

Practical advice and recommendations for healing a variety of issues, such as ADHD, Anxiety, Trauma, Addiction, and more.

Freedom vs. Safety

Freedom vs. Safety

I have long known that I exist within a contradictory dichotomy: an attraction to both freedom and...

Learning to Live

Learning to Live

I have been practicing caring for my inner child for many months now, focusing on providing it...

Oh, the Shame

Shame is a bitch. A motherfucking cuntbusting[1] bitch. Of all negative emotions, it’s the one...