Dr. Cherry is a regular blogger for Creative Healing for Youth in Pain (CHYP).

Gazing Into the Crystal Ball

The first time I see a client for a hypnosis session, it’s not uncommon for them to ask if I will be using a pendulum. They’ve seen it in so many movies and cartoons: the hypnotist dangling a pocket watch or other items from a chain, swinging it in front of a person’s face, maybe chanting some kind of incantation.

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“Holding It”

When kids get stomach aches at school, we can be quick to jump to the conclusion that either a greasy lunch or anxiety is to

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Peering Into the Past

It’s not uncommon for people to approach me with the goal of understanding their emotions. Sometimes they have anxiety, which is contributing to chronic pain. Sometimes it is a specific fear. Or it might be a tendency toward depression.

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