USING HYPNOSIS TO HEAL THE SLAVE AFTER ABUSE. Sometimes the handlers "TRADE DOWN" the symptoms that result from abuse so that the slave will heal quicker, others attempt to remove the symptoms immediately. For burns, the hypnotist can suggest cooling. For other injuries, suggestions for warmth are applied. For bleeding suggestions for stopping blood flow are used. REINFORCING THE PROGRAMMING WITH A DECOGNITION PROCESS The programmer has gotten the results that he wants via drugs, torture, hypnosis, and deception. Now he must build in back-ups to insure the programming holds up. The decognition process has 3 steps.