AUTOHYPNOSIS By N., Sam M.S. - 1 n. a type of self-induced hypnosis. It may occur spontaneously or be intentionally achieved through training in autosuggestion. AUTOHYPNOSIS: "A person hypnotized him- or herself via a process called autohypnosis." Related Psychology Terms CHARCOT, JEAN-MARTIN (1825- 93) SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Developing a Case Study Dissociative Identity Disorder FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) Diagnosis and Treatment Planning DISCIPLINE (literally, “to learn”) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY OVERPROTECTION (“Momlsm”) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "AUTOHYPNOSIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/autohypnosis/ (accessed December 5, 2021).