Harnessing the power of positive thinking

Harnessing the power of positive thinking.


Hypnotist says changing thought patterns will reduce problem behaviors

RAYNHAM — If this is the year that you really mean to stick with your New Year’s resolutions, you may want to enlist the services of Lisa Evans.

Evans is a certified consulting hypnotist who works at The Body Maintenance Place, 575 South St. West in Raynham. A licensed massage therapist, Evans says she “fell into” hypnotism about seven years ago, as she was dealing with her own anxiety and depression after the death of her husband.

“I had some benefit from healing a broken heart — it helped with sadness and worried thoughts,” she says, adding that her own positive experience led her to explore hypnosis further