Consulting Hypnotist Certification
A + Academy of Hypnosis – A Nebraska State Licensed School
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Hypnosis is rapidly becoming the most sought after modality of self help today and its rapid growth over the past decade has resulted in a legal definition in the U.S. Department of Labor Directory of Occupational Titles(D.O.T.079.457.010) Hypnosis. “Hypnosis – Includes hypnotic state in client to increase motivation or alter behavior pattern through hypnosis. Consults with client to determine the nature of problem. Prepares client to enter hypnotic state by explaining how hypnosis works and what client will experience. Tests subject to determine degrees of physical and emotional suggestibility. Induces hypnotic state in client using individualized methods and techniques of hypnosis based on interpretation of test results and analysis of client’s problem.
Training in Hypnosis could change your life in many positive ways. With the general public becoming more health conscious, the need for Consulting Hypnotists increases every year.
This innovative program is designed to give the participants a working understanding of hypnotherapy. The course is practical and down-to-earth, concentrating heavily on the how-to-do-it aspects. Students are not simply taught all about hypnosis.
International Association of Counselors and Therapists= Professional Hypnosis Certification Course from basic to advanced.
Hypnosis Certification Classes Details:
You Will Learn… How to hypnotize
An overview of the profession of hypnosis
Fundamental principles of success
The role of the Consulting Hypnotists
How to property explain hypnosis to clients
How to establish rapport
Factors that influence suggestibility to hypnosis
Laws of Suggestion
Practical Hints for Hypnotic induction
Recognition of the depth of the Hypnotic State
Authoritarian and Permissive Induction Techniques
Rapid Induction Techniques
Hypnosis for Smoking Cessation
Hypnosis for Stress Reduction
Hypnosis for Weight Loss
How to set up your practice and build your clientele
Non-therapeutic applications (learning, stage fright, confidence, selling, relaxation, etc.)
Precautions in the use of hypnosis
And much more
By means of supervised practice sessions, you will be trained to actually produce the hypnotic state and use it skillfully and effectively. Well thought out, tested-and-true, this course will help you to master your hypnosis skills and increase your results.
Upon completion of all class hours plus hands-on practice and independent study, students will be eligible for examination leading to graduation as a Certified Consulting Hypnotist. The internationally recognized core-curriculum is reviewed, annotated and upgraded annually by the International Association of Counselors and Therapists and is further enhanced by their personal knowledge and experience of your instructor.
Topics of this comprehensive course will include Suggestibility Testing/Hypnotic Induction Techniques
The purpose and types (authoritarian and permissive) are discussed, demonstrated and practiced. Scripts will be provided for all of the induction procedures. Practical hints that influence hypnotic suggestibility. Supervised practice by class members.
Recognition and Classification of Clients 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.
Favorable and Unfavorable influences and Dangers of Hypnosis
In this segment, we discuss the influences of light and color, of temperature, of odors, of music and sound, of quiet and the influence of emotions and its effect on inducing hypnosis.
How to Hypnotize
A three-step classical hypnotic induction procedure is introduced and demonstrated. Participants practice and are critiqued.
Methods of Awakening
Ordinary and gradual awakening methods are shown. Participants practice a self-hypnosis induction and awaken themselves
Depth Stages of Hypnosis
Participants are introduced to the six depth stages of hypnosis and the criteria for judging trance depth.
Participants will learn the rationale for using self-hypnosis and how it can influence all phases of their lives. In addition, they will be introduced to the world of “suggestion”, and learn six important criteria for formulating action suggestions.
Mechanical aids and post-hypnotic suggestion are introduced. Deepening techniques and topics such as negative word traps and unethical posthypnotic suggestions are discussed.
Advanced Induction Techniques The eight steps necessary to perform an effective progressive relaxation induction are demonstrated. Instantaneous, indirect and waking hypnosis techniques are shown and practiced.
A Hypnosis Practice and How It Should Be Structured be taught with hands on training in our hypnosis wellness center.
The varied possibilities and options open to enhance a profitable hypnosis practice are explored. This includes marketing one’s private practice. The methodology and structure developing a far-reaching practice, and marketing one’s hypnosis programs to the corporate world are analyzed. Ethical and legal considerations are also discussed.
All classes are conducted using the International Association of Counselors and Therapists core-curriculum and teaching materials a 220 hour course.