USING SOME ELEMENTS OF THE TIBETAN CONCEPT OF TERMA IN HYPNOTHERAPY
What is a Terma?
is a bit of profound knowledge passed to modern people from ancient Lamas. The
indepth explanation woluld take a lot of time. What we want to propose in this
article is a short version of application of this technique in Hypnotherapy. We
would warn you indeed to search more knowledge on this argument before to become
fully operational. We are at your disposal for this goal.
The Western concept of resource
modern western concept of psychotherapy, we call "resources" ideas and
concepts buried in the personality that can be recovered through various manner.
Normally, for acceding to such resources, we ask help from the subconscious or
the superconscious part of the mind. The concept of "Terma" go
even in a wider direction then the western term.
One of the many possible Techniques
Acceding to inner knowledge through experientials and visualization.
For proper application, this exercise should be part of a wider curriculum.
APPLICATION: When a client feel "blocked". When arises the need for a
Introduction to the concept of inner search in the
tibetan point of view
you client sit down (or go in situ)
an hypnotic non verbal induction (in its ritualistic manner is more apt for
your client imagine a place to explore and have him to find an opening for
entering in a new space
your client find a little container closed.
to your client "inside is an object on wich is written something very
useful for you: take it in your hand and read it" A)
If client reads, go to the next step B) If client is
unable to read have him have an intuition about what is written
C) Otherwise have him
take the object in his hand without looking at it - make him close the fist
the client putting an offer in the little container, closing it, and coming
outside closing all the doors and opening
amnesia excepted for the object
the awakening procedure
technique is many times more powerful with a direct access to the appropriate
poweplaces for terma. After a direct visit the person can acced many times
through visualisation. Under the tibetan point of view, going directly in situ
permit to have the direct contact with the right and most powerful energies