Story: Alternative health therapies

Medical hypnotherapy

Medical hypnotherapy

Some medical doctors incorporate alternative treatments into their medical practice. Dr Patrick McCarthy is a registered doctor who has used hypnotherapy to treat his patients for a range of conditions since 1992.

Using this item

Medical Hypnosis

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Kerryn Pollock, 'Alternative health therapies - Psychological therapies', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 April 2024)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 6 Apr 2018