It is important to learn where and how the self hypnosis originated. There are many experts and pioneers claiming the discovery of self hypnosis. Most of them are related to the discovery of self hypnosis but not to the people who discovered. It is believed that a Scottish physician named James Braid discovered and developed the self hypnosis way back in 1894. It is also known about James Braid that he did not implement the self hypnosis on himself until he tried it on many of his clients. His theory of self-hypnosis states that feeling is the very truth once you tried to use it when dealing with physical or mental problems.
It was in the early 20th century that a doctor named Emile Coue became famous with his developments and findings about self-hypnosis. He is one of the main influential figures related to self hypnosis. His theory was on conscious autosuggestion which became famous all around the world. It was the best effective self help system. He then passed his theories to his fellow followers like Charles Baudouin, who is the most renowned pioneers of the modern hypnotherapists.
Jonathan Schultz, a German psychiatrist also became famous in the field of Self-Hypnosis. He became famous for his development of autogenic training. This was specialized for the relaxation of mind. It came to public notice only in the year 1932. A fellow German hypnotist named Oskar Vogt had actually persuaded Schultz to this development.
How can you benefit from self hypnosis?
It is proved by experts in the field that self hypnosis can benefit everyone who undergoes stress in life. This method can be used for motivation or to increase performance in all activities. One of key reasons for this method to be so successful and famous is that it can be formed and performed by individuals at their ease. This process can be learned by extensive research and through CDs.