Altered States of Consciousness: Meditation & Hypnosis


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Penelope finds that she feels less stressed after she meditates. What is most likely the reason for this?

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1. Guiseppe has found that he is quite easily hypnotized, which suggests that Guiseppe is also _____.

2. How can hypnotherapy be used as an anesthetic in order to treat someone with an addiction?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your ability to understand the characteristics meditation and hypnosis. Quiz questions assess your knowledge of what effects people experience through meditation and how Milton Erickson believed hypnotism worked.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following:

  • Meditation
  • Hypnosis
  • Hypnotherapy

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related meditation and hypnosis lesson
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding hypnotherapy
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer questions about the effects of meditation

Additional Learning

To review concepts related to the meditation and hypnosis, read through the brief lesson called Hypnosis and Meditation. This lesson will help you:

  • Identify what meditation is and how it leads to an altered state of consciousness
  • Explain why Freud employed hypnotherapy
  • Review the benefits of meditation and hypnotherapy