Michael R. Nash, Ph.D.
Michael R. Nash, Ph.D. is Professor of Psychology and clinical Psychologist at the University of Tennessee where he teaches courses in psychotherapy, research design, and patient care. He has published three books and hundreds of scientific papers on what hypnosis is, how it works, and how it can be used with patients suffering from pain and other afflictions. He has received many awards from the American Psychological Association Division of Psychological Hypnosis, the Society of Clinical and Experimental hypnosis, and the International Society of Hypnosis. He was Editor in chief of the International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis. Dr. Nash’s most recent book with Amanda Barneir has been cited as the definitive work on the science and applied aspects of hypnosis. His article in Scientific American is widely available on the internet.