"While the Lucian Branch like to scare their captives into talking, the Ekaterina branch prefers gentler methods. For years, the Ekaterinas have been working on mind control. They've developed truth serums and lie-detector tests, but some of their biggest breakthroughs have been in hypnotism. It doesn't work ALL the time, but when it does--WATCH OUT. No wonder other branches run when Ekaterina agents pull watches out of their pockets...."
Top Secret Edit
A page about the course for hypnotism the Ekat does, and reports that one of the volunteers for the course disappeared.