The efficacy of hypnotherapy in the treatment of migraine
Intended for healthcare professionals
Art & Science Previous     Next

The efficacy of hypnotherapy in the treatment of migraine

Mike Matthews GP and a member, British Society of Medical and Dental Hypnosis and the British Society of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis;
Steve Flatt Nurse consultant, Mental health in primary care in Liverpool, British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies, British Psychological Society

The pain of migraine is notoriously difficult to manage. This article describes hypnotherapy as an effective intervention in a group of self-diagnosed migraine sufferers.

Nursing Standard. 14, 7, 33-36. doi: 10.7748/ns1999.11.14.7.33.c2704

Keywords :

Migraine - Hypnosis

Want to read more?

Already subscribed? Log in

OR

Unlock full access to RCNi Plus today

Save over 50% on your first 3 months

Your subscription package includes:
  • Unlimited online access to all 10 RCNi Journals and their archives
  • Customisable dashboard featuring 200+ topics
  • RCNi Learning featuring 180+ RCN accredited learning modules
  • RCNi Portfolio to build evidence for revalidation
  • Personalised newsletters tailored to your interests
Subscribe
RCN student member? Try Nursing Standard Student

Alternatively, you can purchase access to this article for the next seven days. Buy now

Or