Basic Hypnosis With Applications

October 27-29, 2017     St. Petersburg, Florida

The Holistic Mental Health Clinic
6161 Dr Martin Luther King Jr St N., Suite 204, St. Petersburg FL 33703 

FSCH Master Teachers

20 CEU's available, applicable to ASCH certification

The Basic Workshop will prepare participants to take any future workshop
 offered either by FSCH or ASCH (American Society of Clinical Hypnosis)

(This workshop will begin promptly at 5:00 pm with registration from 4:30 to 5:00 pm [no walk-ins].
  We suggest you eat beforehand or bring a sandwich.  FSCH will provide coffee,, tea, and munchies.
  There will be breaks during all sessions.)

   Friday,  October 27, (4 credit hours)  Registration from 4:30 - 5:00 pm
        5 - 9 pm     Introduction, definitions, history, theories, myths and misconceptions; memory.  Assessment; presenting
 hypnosis to the client; hypnotic relationship; informed consent.  Hypnotic phenomena and their
 applications; steps and levels of hypnosis.  Laws and principles of induction; re-alerting; principles
 in formulating hypnotic suggestions.

  Saturday, October 28, (8 credit hours)
8:00 am      Demonstration of 2 inductions.  Small group practice 1.  Video of eliciting hypnotic phenomena.
 Concepts of susceptibility; stages of hypnosis; deepening.  Hypnotic phenomena.
Noon  Lunch break
1 - 5 pm     Uses of hypnosis for relaxation and stress management.  Small group practice 2.   Self-hypnosis.

  Sunday,  October 29, (8 credit hours)
8:00 am      Demonstration of 2 inductions.  Ideomotor signaling.  Use of hypnosis in medicine and therapy.  
  Small group practice 3.
Noon          Lunch break
        1 - 5 pm     Treatment planning; selection of strategies and techniques; managing resistance.  Small group practice 4.
  Ethical issues and conduct; certification.  Integrating hypnosis into the clinical practice.  

  Basic Workshop Learning Objectives
    After taking this workshop, participants will be able to:
   1.        define hypnosis and its major theories, and describe how to present it to a client
   2.describe ethical considerations in the use of hypnosis, including informed consent
   3.demonstrate the ability to do at least 4 basic hypnotic inductions, and 4 deepening methods
   4.describe contra-indications for using hypnosis
   5.use hypnosis for relaxation, stress management, and pain management
   6.discuss hypnosis, memory, and pseudomemory 
   7.identify at least 5 of the phenomena associated with hypnosis
   8.demonstrate understanding of treatment planning and goals appropriate for hypnotic intervention.


Health professionals holding doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry, podiatry and psychology, or doctoral or masters degrees in social work, marriage and family therapy, mental health counseling, or nursing, licensed in the state in which they practice; degree graduates receiving documented clinical supervision toward licensing, and graduate students in eligible disciplines with documentation of their student status from the Chairperson of their graduate program.

Continuing Education Credit
We offer 20 Florida CEU's for licensed psychologists under 490 (Provider #50-774, Exp. 5/18); clinical social workers, mental health counselors, and marriage and family therapists under 491 (Provider #50-774, Exp. 3/19), and all our workshops count toward ASCH certification requirements.  We automatically report to CEBroker.

The workshop will be held at the Holistic Mental Health Center, 6161 Dr Martin Luther King Jr St N., Suite 204, St. Petersburg.  Nearby hotels include the Holiday Inn Express & Suites (2171 54th Ave. N, St. Petersburg, FL 33714, phone 877-320-8457).   

Registration for this workshop is limited, and we are highly motivated to fill the class early.  Therefore, you may take the early discount if you have registered by August 15, either by using Paypal on our Registration page hereor by sending a check that reaches us before August 15.  Registration is not complete until we have received payment and a completed registration page.

Mutter Scholarships are available to 6 student/intern FSCH members who will receive a 40% discount off the registration fee.  Student memberships are $25 and entitle you to student rates at our Spring and Fall workshops as well.  Please call 305-598-9992 to inquire about availability of scholarships.

Tuition Rates:

Non Members
Graduate Students/Intern Members
Graduate Students/Intern Non-Members

Go to the Registration Page by Clicking Here!

Fall 2017 Basic Workshop Program
     The Florida Society of Clinical Hypnosis

Contact us:  305-598-9992,  Our office address: 13705 SW 91 Ct., #C, Miami, FL 33176

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