Chapter Five Verbal suggestion The method of oral suggestion. - Experience Lippoltu. - What is achieved by this method? - Sleep and suggestion. - The second session. - The end of the second session. - Memory is subject to suggestion. METHOD OF ORAL suggestion. Now we look at the most currently used method for hypnotists, his first published Dr. Lippolt school of Nancy (France). Lippolt calls this method "verbal suggestion". His observations, opinions and experiences were later published by one of his students, Dr. Bernheim, in his work entitled "Suggestion and its healing effects" (therapeutics of suggestion). Imagine yourself for a while in the role of Dr. Lippolta and assume that he was visited by a patient to be treated by hypnotism a nervous breakdown. The doctor takes the patient's hands and turns to him with a few questions. Following a statement by the patient that he has bad headache, the doctor asks him to sit down in a comfortable chair.