Hypnosis 101

Principles of Hypnosis 101

Total clock hours: 40

Diploma: Hypnotist

Objective:  This program gives participants a broad based understanding of hypnosis and the role of the hypnotist in producing hypnotic states of mind. In this program participants will learn to induce a hypnotic trance, to deepen trance states, to give direct suggestions, and to terminate trance states.

Program content:

  • Introduction to Hypnosis
  • History of Hypnosis
  • Nature of Hypnosis and Levels of Consciousness
  • Developing Client Rapport and Trust
  • Suggestibility Testing
  • Pre-induction Interview and Client Intake
  • Induction Techniques
  • Deepening the Hypnotic State
  • Formulating Suggestions for Successful Therapeutic Change
  • Develop and Utilize Visual Imagery for Repatterning The Subsconcious Mind
  • Explore the Use of Post-Hypnotic Suggestions
  • Learn the Benefits of Post-Hypnotic Re-induction
  • Terminating the Hypnotic State
  • Learn How to Teach Self-hypnosis To Clients
  • Demonstration
  • Conduct an Entire Hypnotherapy Session by the end of this program. Participants will learn to formulate suggestions for script writing and cassette tape/CD production
  • Demonstration and Supervised Practice

A state of the art manual is provided with each program. These manuals give valuable step-by-step hypnosis processes that can be immediately applied. Participants will receive word-for-word scripts and processes to guide them in the development of therapeutic skills.