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Test Phobia: Using Hypnosis for PMP Exam Prep Equals Career and Financial Success

In NATIONAL HYPNOSIS by James Arvantes

Connie Jackson never had trouble taking a test until she encountered the PMP (Project Management Professional) certification. Connie took the test for the first time in December of 2012 and again in January of 2014 and failed both times, developing a deep-seated fear of the four-hour test in the process. “It became a phobia,” says Connie, a government contractor. “I let it run my life. I did not want anything to do with the PMP again. But I knew that in order to move my career forward and to be competitive, I needed that (PMP) certification.” Connie decided to take the test a third and final time. And although she spent many hours studying, her anxieties took over as the test date approached, creating a profound mental block that threatened to sabotage her efforts. On the day before the test, Connie took a chance and contacted Cynthia Miles, co-owner of …