Real hypnotists, as well as state regulators, understand the need for licensing: BECAUSE HYPNOSIS IS DANGEROUS IF YOU DO NOT KNOW WHAT YOU ARE DOING.
L Ron Hubbard did not know, nor did he care, that he did not know what he was doing.
L Ron Hubbard was the most unethical hypnotist in history and he has made a group of fanatics who follow in his footsteps. He taught Scientologists that he was not even hypnotizing people, and they believe him.
The practice of Scientology is a danger to society and licensing should be applied to them just as it is applied to everyone else in order to protect the public from ignorant and unethical hypnotists.
Why state regulators who license hypnotists have never done anything about Scientology is beyond me.
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