Eve and Evil. Hypnoanalysis of Demonic Possession. A Case-Study.


Eve & Evil. Hypnoanalysis of Demonic Possession. A Case-Study.


József P. Vas MD

H-+527. Soltész Nagy Kálmán u. 1. 1/5, Miskolc, Hungary.


International Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine

A woman, named Eve, has been possessed by Evil. She is continuously tortured by host of visions and cursed by demonic voices. She has a miscarriage and commits suicide several times. The therapist builds up a Jungian type of hypnotherapy and hypnoanalysis based upon Eve’s fairy tale experiences come from her childhood. The patient’s absolute good and evil self- and object representations develop in a mutual relationship each other in the form of miscellaneous symbols. Finally, a prolonged struggle of good and bad symbols arrives at a neutral point of rest. Since the therapist is not afraid of Eve’s experiences he wants to take part in them, which leads to a mutual experience of tandem hypnosis shared by both the patient and the therapist. Facing together with Evil the therapist becomes as a devil in a symbolic way while the devil is made gentle as an uncle of Eve’s life. Finally, the patient’s psychosis is healed.


Keywords: demonic possession, hypnotherapy, hypnoanalysis, good and evil symbols, tandem hypnosis

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József P.Va. Eve&Evil Hypnoanalysis of Demonic Possession. A Case-Study.International Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine 2018, 3.12. DOI: 10.28933/ijtcm-2018-10-2301


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