STATE THEORIES OF HYPNOSIS By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 This theory says a hypnotic induction evokes a unique altered state of consciousness in the participant. You can compare non-state theories of hypnosis. STATE THEORIES OF HYPNOSIS: "The state theories of hypnosis looks at a unique altered state." Related Psychology Terms DRIVE-REDUCTION THEORY ANIMAL HYPNOSIS NEODISSOCIATIVE THEORY LEADERSHIP THEORIES ECSTATIC TRANCE EXPANDED CONSCIOUSNESS ROLE-ENACTMENT THEORY BASE STRUCTURE, DEEP TRANCE DREAM SUGGESTION SPORTS HYPNOSIS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STATE THEORIES OF HYPNOSIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/state-theories-of-hypnosis/ (accessed January 12, 2020).