BSCAH National

Medical Hypnosis for Healthcare Professionals. (WEEKEND - November)

When: 20/11/2021


About the training:

Medical Hypnosis for Healthcare Professionals - Module 1 Weekend

Self directed study plus face to zoom sessions: Sat 20th & Sun 21st November 2021

Closing date for bookings:  Saturday 13th November 2021

Course fee: £250 or £200 if a BSCAH member Join BSCAH here

Cancellation policy: Full refund if cancelled up to 4 weeks prior to event; 50% refund if cancelled 2-4 weeks before the event, no refund if cancelled after this time.


Morning session: 10.00am - 12.30pm

Afternoon session: 2pm - 4.30pm

What is covered in the course?

Learning Outcomes:
1. To understand the history and theories of hypnosis.
2. To identify nocebic language and how to utilise language to reduce anxiety.
3. To be aware of the safety aspects of hypnosis and how to prepare the patient for hypnosis.
4. To know how to build rapport, induce hypnosis and give positive suggestion effectively.
5. To be able to use anchoring and self-hypnosis.

Module 1 will provide a solid, practical foundation in clinical hypnosis.
You will learn the basics, the theories and common applications of hypnosis.
You will also learn how to induce a hypnotic trance in your patients and how to utilise the trance for therapeutic goals.
This two day training gives you the basic skills you need to integrate hypnotic techniques into your clinical work to help both you and your patients with anxiety and stress. Learn about the neuroscience behind the hypnotic response and how words can influence the outcome of any interaction you have with your patients.


How will the course be delivered?

You will be given guided access to curated online resources (available for three months) which cover all aspects of the Core Curriculum for Module 1.
There will be experiential learning and practice in breakout rooms supervised by an experienced hypnosis practitioner.
This course is made up of self directed study and organised face to zoom sessions and breakout rooms.
All tutors are Healthcare professionals with experience of integrating clincial hypnosis within their area of specialism.

Specialist Modules
Once you have completed Module 1 you may decide to undertake further training in your speciality. Details to follow. 

Feedback from Pilot course:

"Very informative and enjoyable course feel I benefited from a personal level and regularly practice self hypnosis as well as on a professional level thanks" (Nurse)
"Thank you thoroughly enjoyed the course and feel it has benefited me personally and has and will continue to use for benefit of others." (Nurse)
"Thank you for providing this training and making it as personalised as possible via the internet. The team were very supportive and worked together through any small technical glitches". (Community Practitioner)
"Really enjoyed the training in particular the groups and the knowledge and experience of the tutors. It was a good balance of time spent on each topic.I really hope to be able to keep in touch with the tutors". (Mental Health Nurse)
"Thank you so much for such a wonderful training" (Mental Health Liason Nurse)

Please note that the closing date for this event is: Saturday 13th November 2021


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