The only hope of attending such gatherings without being affected is to be the Buddha and allow no positive or negative emotions to surface. Conversion Tactic 2: A schedule is maintained that causes physical and mental fatigue. Decognition Process Once the initial conversion is effected, cults, armed services, and similar groups cannot have cynicism among their members.
They do. Every hour that you spend watching the TV set you become more conditioned.The techniques and staging will vary from church to church. In using the device, you don't hear or see a thing; it is applied to the skin, which Pat claims is the source of special senses. Subconsciously, they recall their state of mind from previous services and respond according to the post-hypnotic programming. However, my participants are fully aware of the process and what they can expect as a result of their participation. It is also used by many lawyers, several of whom are highly trained hypnotists, when they desire to entrench a point firmly in the minds of the jurors. Next, the fire-and-brimstone preacher will come out. The high percentage of the viewing audience that naturally attains a somnambulistic-depth could very well accept the suggestions as commands -- as long as the commands did not ask the viewer to do something contrary to his morals, religion or self- preservation. People don't look for allies when they love, but they do when they hate or become obsessed with a cause. For some, the healing may be permanent. Decognition Process Once the initial conversion is effected, cults, armed services and similar groups cannot have cynicism among their members. Six Conversion Techniques Cults and human-potential organizations are always looking for new converts.
They are followers, not because of a desire for self-advancement, but because it can satisfy their passion for self-renunciation! In the early 's, as a teenager, Pat was listed as one of the top scientists in the world by Life magazine.Decognition Process Once the initial conversion is effected, cults, armed services, and similar groups cannot have cynicism among their members. When you go into an altered state, you transfer into right brain, which results in the internal release of brain opiates: enkephalins and Beta-endorphins, which are chemically almost identical to opium. There isn't. Catharsis is a purging of repressed emotions. Think about the potential political implications of hundreds of thousands of zealots programmed to campaign for their guru. Some human-potential movements are far too clever to ask their graduates to join anything, thus labeling themselves a cult - but, upon close examination, you'll find that their devil is everyone who hasn't taken their training. All cults are composed of true believers.
Recent tests by researcher Herbert Krugman showed that, while viewers were watching TV, right-brain activity outnumbered left-brain activity by a ratio of two to one. In most revivalist gatherings, "testifying" or "witnessing" usually follows the fear-based sermon.
First, let me give you an example of distracting the left brain. These techniques are everywhere.
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