BRAID'S STRABISMUS

n. in hypnotherapy, refers to a form of strabismus wherein a hypnotic trance is induced by causing the patient's eyes to turn inward and upward. First introduced by Scottish physician-surgeon James Braid (1795-1860). See hypnosis- also strabismus.

BRAID'S STRABISMUS: "Braid's Strabismus induces a person into hypnosis by fixating both the mental eye (thought) and the visual eye (vision). "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BRAID'S STRABISMUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/braids-strabismus/ (accessed October 18, 2019).
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