How to get over glossophobia with hypnosis

Glossophobia, better known as the fear of speaking in public, is one of the most common in the world. While people are not born with this fear as with the fear of heights, it is one that develops quickly as people are put into public situations where they must speak in front of others. It is when the fear becomes paralysing that it becomes a real issue. The good news is that you can discover how to get over glossophobia with hypnosis.

What is glossophobia?

The fear of speaking in public is a common one, but glossophobia takes it one step further as the fear becomes too difficult to overcome. Glossophobia is also a form of stage fright that affects performers before they go out on the stage or step in front of the camera. The fear can manifest itself in several different forms, from stuttering to tripping over words, losing concentration, and even running away from the situation.

While it is true that most people have a fear of speaking or appearing in front of the public, even more than a fear of death, most of the time the fear is put into its place. However, with glossophobia, the fear becomes more than a person can handle and the incidents that occur only grow worse as the anticipation of speaking in public only brings on the symptoms earlier.

How does hypnosis for glossophobia work?

Hypnosis can alleviate fear by addressing it directly in the mind. The fear is identified, and the reaction of the mind is altered so that the effects are considerably reduced. This is not to say that the fear goes away, but rather that the intensity is far less and manageable so that a person can speak with greater confidence in public forums. Hypnotherapy can help to:

  • improve confidence
  • relax the mind and body
  • increase focus

By using the proper hypnosis techniques, both from a therapist or those that you employ on your own, you can quell the fear that otherwise would build up inside. You will establish habits and behaviours that will put the fear into its proper place, so you can speak in front of audiences with confidence.

In addition to improving your confidence, your mind and body relax which also increases your focus. This means that you can speak clearly with fewer incidents and make a better impression. Hypnosis can work so well because it directly addresses how the mind reacts to the fear being felt and provides an alternative this works effectively to negate the effects of glossophobia.

You can discover how to get over glossophobia with hypnosis; a safe and effective means of dealing with any fear which has gotten out of hand. Regular hypnosis treatments get to the heart of the fear and help you deal with it properly, so you can speak with confidence in front of others.

Keep in mind that hypnosis will not abolish the fear, but instead put it into its proper place which allows you to speak in front of others comfortably.

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Written by Biodun Ogunyemi

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Biodun Ogunyemi is the founder of Optimind, one of the leading hypnotherapy practices within the UK. He has practised on Harley Street and is an experienced hypnotherapist, trained to the highest level in advanced hypnotherapy and NLP and is the author of over 180 hypnosis products.

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