Basic Hypnosis and
HAVE YOU EVER WANTED TO LEARN HYPNOSIS OR GUIDED
Who is this course for?
- Those who want to become an expert or develop a strong professional practice in Hypnosis
or Guided Imagery.
- Individuals in the helping or medical professions that would like to add the ability to
use Hypnosis and Guided Imagery as one of their therapeutic tools or interventions.
- Everyone interested in learning Hypnosis, Guided Imagery and Self-Hypnosis for self
improvement and programs which can be applied to private or corporate clients.
- Anyone interested in learning and being able to use hypnotic language patterns in sales,
marketing or persuasion.
What Comprises A Comprehensive Hypnosis Training
Hypnotherapy methodology has two major categories: suggestion therapy
and uncovering methods. ALL STYLES (i.e. Ericksonian, Alchemical, Advanced Regression Therapy, etc.) of
hypnotherapy breakdown to be a form of one, or a combination of both.
Suggestion therapy is basically, saturating the mind with the right thinking to bring
about behavior modification, i.e. stop smoking. Uncovering methods are for the discovering and healing of the
subconscious "cause" of the problem. While this is a simplification, there are dozens and dozens of methods for
accomplishing either category. And you simply won't be prepared to help people address all problems by attending a
basic, brief and superficial training program that does NOT provide you with comprehensive instruction in both
What Comprises A Comprehensive Guided
This certification program provides a strong base in understanding
and practicing a variety of imagery techniques. The Training will give you all the basic tools to help clients
It also includes a foundation of information with a glance into the
use of imagery throughout the ages, using different kinds of imagery and how imagery relates to the Mind/Body
You will learn when to use imagery for a variety of issues such
How to prepare clients for imagery.
How to get clients to visualize when they claim they can't.
How to help clients use their own inner guidance system.
How to develop hypnotic suggestions from the imagery process.
There are plenty of experientials, demonstrations, and practice, so you will feel ready and confident to use
imagery with clients!
Three Things to Consider In Choosing A Training
1) What is the curriculum? Is everything included that you need to learn? How in depth is the
2) Who is the Instructor/Trainer? Are they an
expert? Do they have real world practical knowledge or are they just a great instructor? You should choose a
training with an instuctor that is still seeing clients.
3) There are no state or government certification agencies.
Certification is not a legal requirement in order to practice hypnosis or guided imagery. Certification is
strictly a voluntary process that many individuals seek to establish an aura of confidence in their
credentials. There are many certification agencies out there. Many certification groups have official sounding
names that would lead you to believe they are government agencies. They are not.
Upon completion of this course you will be able to:
· Own your own business helping clients
who are seeking qualified professional hypnotherapists.
· Hypnotize your clients using
classical and rapid induction techniques
· Test for appropriate level of
hypnosis, and use modern deepening techniques
· Help your clients to change
habits, overcome fears, improve mood and performance, reduce stress and anxiety, make breakthroughs in therapy,
and teach self-hypnosis.
You Will Learn:
· What Hypnosis is
· The difference between hypnosis,
visualization, guided imagery, and progressive relaxation
· How to conduct the first session
with a client
· Influences and dangers of
· The six depth stages of
· How to hypnotize- a 3 step
classical hypnotic induction
· How to properly form and phrase
hypnotic suggestions for maximum effectiveness
· When to use direct vs. indirect
· How to formulate and use
· Simple methods of self-hypnosis
for self improvement
· A method of insuring trance
· 8 steps necessary for an effective
progressive relaxation induction
· Specific applications for hypnosis
with clients- including proven and tested programs for smoking cessation, goal achievement, stress management,
and weight loss.
· You will learn , and special
emphasis will be given to training participants in the Goal Image Focusing Technique (GIFT), a proven modern
behavioral program for changing habit patterns.
At the successful completion of this course, you will have
learned a complete classical approach to hypnosis which will enable you to immediately become a practicing
Hypnotherapist, specializing in stop smoking, stress management, habit patterns and goal
What is Hypnosis? A complete technical and simple explanation of hypnosis is explored. Concepts of primary
and secondary suggestibility are introduced.
Hypnotherapy? Learn how hypnosis can change lives in ways
that willpower alone cannot.
Tests. The purpose and types, (authoritarian and permissive)
are discussed, demonstrated and practiced.
Recognition and Classification of
Subjects. An in-depth discussion of the qualification of subjects,
including common fallacies we encounter, occupational susceptibility, age and susceptibility of highly
impressionable and emotional people.
Hypnotic Miscellany. Mechanical aids, post-hypnotic suggestions as convincer, deepening techniques and topics such as
negative word traps, are discussed.
Techniques. Confusion Inductions. Indirect Inductions. How to
work with clients that "can't be hypnotized"
Assessment, Goal Setting and
Reinforcement. This lesson introduces-through interactive
discussions and application exercises-the methodology to develop a treatment plan for most presenting
problems. Participant s will learn the BASIC assessment model and a format for developing goal-setting skills
and reinforcement scripts.
Techniques. The rationale for using regression techniques
is discussed and demonstrated, through the use of a series of videotaped sessions of a client undergoing
hypnotherapy. Demonstrations include Affect-Bridge, Date and Age Regression, Parts Therapy and Direct
Your Hypnosis Practice-How it should be structured.
The varied possibilities and options open to enhance a
profitable hypnosis practice are explored. This includes how to start, expand and market one’s private
practice. The methodology and structure of developing a teaching practice, and marketing one’s hypnosis
programs to the corporate world are analyzed.
How to Hypnotize. A three-step classical hypnotic induction procedure, plus rapid and instant inductions will be
taught and explained. The techniques are demonstrated by the instructors and practiced by the
Methods of Emerging for
Hypnosis. In addition to learning how to emerge the
subject from hypnosis, additional techniques are shown that can make this the most powerful part of the
Depth States of
Hypnosis. Participants are introduced to the six depth
stages of hypnosis and the criteria for judging trance depth.
Training. Several methods will be demonstrated
and participants actually construct their own system for teaching a complete program. How to use self
hypnosis so your clients are more successful.
Hypnosis. Through case studies, role play activities and
illustrations, the practical applications of using imagery in conjunction with proven ego-strengthening
techniques are explored and practiced.
Dangers of Hypnosis. The types of things to you absolutely must avoid. Common misconceptions.
The First Session with a
Client. The timing and structure of the first hypnosis session
with a client is outlined and practiced. How to explain hypnosis to the client and which induction
method to use as well as how to incorporate suggestibility testing and/or depth testing will all be
Session Two, Three and Four with a
Client. Students are taught to structure all additional
sessions with clients, including the development of actual treatment plans.
You will receive:
Two text books (578 pages and 426 pages)one of which is
out of print. A complete manual/binder. A complete collection of scripts for hypnosis and guided
imagery to use with all possible problems. A complete collection of inductions you can use until
you develop your own style and confidence.
A complete program on how to market your
Pay For Hypnosis Certification
Pay For Hypnosis Certification