DIPLOMA IN CLINICAL HYPNOTHERAPY
To make our training accessible to as wide a range of participants as possible we offer two types of training format, the part time flexible weekend or the intensive format.
The Part time weekend course runs over 9 intermittent weekends, spread over 9 month period. The course is divided into 3 modules and each module consists of 3 weekends training.
The Intensive course runs over three weeks - Monday to Friday.
This is probably one of the best, in depth courses in Clinical Hypnotherapy in Britain. Consisting of a mixture of theory and practice, the course explores all the main aspects of hypnosis - providing a very solid and broad base and techniques for treating a very wide range of disorders. The material is presented simply with a lots of scripts for use. About half the time on each day is spent practising techniques.
Altered states. The unconscious. The stages of hypnosis. Progressive relaxation. Ego-strengthening. Principles of induction. The voice. Stages of a session. Eye-fixation induction. Law and principles of suggestion. Suggestibility tests. Ocular activity. Permissive / Authoritarian. Individual differences in imagining ability. The nature of Hypnosis. Hypnotic phenomena. Elman's Induction. Deepening. Arm Levitation. Variety of Deepenings. Eye catalepsy. Arm catalepsy. Contra-indications. 5-4-3-2-1 Induction
The art of listening. Pre-Induction interview. Resistance and how to deal with it. Defences. Erikson's confussional technique. Incorporating distractions. Hand closing induction. Use of Imagery, metaphors, story telling. Erikson's 1-20 induction. Ideo-Motor Signals (I.M.R.). Utilization of Ideo-signals. Deepening staircase method. Abreaction. Direct suggestions. Double induction. Odds and evens induction. Client's detail's form and questionnaire. Stopping smoking script. Suggestions for weight loss.
Post hypnotic suggestions. Post hypnotic re-inductions. Somnambulism phenomena. Stress management. Medical aspects of hypnosis. Approaches to Pain Management. Communication with pain. Creative Visualization. Manipulation of symptom. The Control Panel method. Correct / Incorrect induction. Children's induction. Open-ended suggestions. Self-confidence script. Healing light. Emergency hypnosis. Gestalt therapy and Gestalt Dream work.
General psychology module. Areas relevant to hypnotherapy will be stressed. Wart cure. Comfortable childbirth. Age regression. Transference, counter-transference. Conversion, secondary gain. Self-hypnosis. Dealing with habits. Driving - test anxiety script. Parts therapy.
This weekend provide some significant hypnotherapeutic techniques for dealing with several conditions, including bulimia, obsessive-compulsive disorders, gastro-intestinal problems, skin disorders. Introduction to NLP. Autosuggestion. Emile Coue the prophet of autosuggestion. Inner child.
Anxiety and stress. Panic disorders. Unwanted habits, including smoking. Alcohol and drug abuse. Eating disorders. Nail biting. Phobias and fears. Allergies. Insomnia. Depression. Questionnaire for depression.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (I.B.S.). Enuresis. Hypnosis for children. Blushing. PMT. Pre-menstrual tension script. Psycho-sexual problems including Impotence, Premature Ejaculation, Discomfort, Frigidity, Vaginism, Vulvadynia, Infertility problems. Abuse. Learning problems. Memory enhancement. Public speaking. Examination nerves. Enhanced sports and music performance
Automatic writing and drawing. The Meta model. The outcome frame. Hypnotherapy in pain control. Anesthesia. Hypnotic pain control is covered in surgery, cancer, obstetrics and dentistry. Dealing with emotional pain (grief, bereavement) as a result of lost one. Perceptional Position and Dissociation.
The six principals of Analytical Hypnotherapy. Free association. Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprogramming (EMDR). Gestald therapy. The Milton model. Interpersonal technique. Pre-birth experience. Mind body therapy. Obsessive Compulsive Disorders (OSD), questionnaire for clients with OCD. Anger management. Dealing with insomnia, snoring. Setting up in practice and marketing skills.