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SHSS Faculty Presents on Hypnosis and Spirituality

Douglas Flemons, Ph.D.

Douglas Flemons, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) presented a workshop on hypnosis and spirituality at the Spirituality and Psychotherapy Virtual Conference, held Feb. 14-18. His talk, entitled “Only Connect!” explored parallels between the healing made possible through hypnosis and the wholeness experienced through spiritual rituals.

In addition to his faculty work, Flemons is the Co-Director of the NSU Office of Suicide and Violence Prevention. He is the author of books on writing (Writing Between the Lines), hypnosis and therapy (Of  One Mind), psychotherapy and Eastern philosophy (Completing Distinctions), and suicide assessment (the forthcoming Therapeutic Suicide Assessment, co-authored with Dr. Len Gralnik), and he is also co-editor, with his wife and colleague, Shelley Green, of a book on brief sex therapy (Quickies).