Online Class

The Advanced Practitioner Course

Advanced Course Outline

Official Criteria of the Advanced:

  • Models of Hypnosis

  • Factors that facilitate or impede change

  • Advanced questioning and recognising opportunity

  • Handling awkward situation, clients and questions

  • Advanced Clinical Approaches

  • Academic Skills and Critical Thinking

  • Social and Scientific Research

  • Ethical Considerations and debates in Clinical Practice

  • Growing as a Hypnotherapist

  • Specific Options of specialism

In-Person Course & Workbook Content

Three Weekends, Six Days to Completion

Weekend One 

Workbook One: Q1 & Q2

  • Dealing with The Client

  • Asking the right questions & getting the right answers

  • Getting Commitment and dealing with resistance

Workbook Two: Q3, Q4, Q5, Q6, Q7

  • Understanding the development of Hypnotic Practice

  • Science and Clinical Evidence of Hypnosis

  • Therapeutic Factors and Beyond: Personalising the Session

Weekend Two

Workbook Three: Q8, Q9, Q10, Q11, Q12

  • Which technique for which client?

  • Examining theories of hypnosis – and finding your own

  • Creating your professional opinion through research and critical thinking

  • Crafting your pretalk and intervention approach in specific client scenarios

  • Using your ethical approach and professional integrity in tricky situations

Workbook Four: Q13, Q14, Q16, Q17

  • Online experiences and awareness of conduct

  • Abreactions, Medical Emergencies and contraindications

  • Who is the client here, responses and responsibilities

  • Official efficacy – when has it worked and when has it not?

Weekend Three

Workbook Five: Q18, Q19, Q20, Q21, Q22

  • Dealing with dependency

  • Scientific approaches and its advantages – and disadvantages

  • The benefit of connection with peers and progressive learning

  • The many faces of bias and how to deal with them

  • Suitability of approach and adapting your technique


Workbook Six: Q23, Q24, Q25, Q26, Q27, Q28, Q29

  • Examining the power of group therapy

  • Primary gain and the others, with examples in life

  • Real life Malingering and how to spot it

  • Recognising the different forms of thinking and modification

  • Citing, quoting, researching and understanding the science of clinical trials

  • Becoming the Group Leader; leading your peers to success

  • Group Disadvantages and how to avoid

  • Tricky and trickier – how to manage the complex and controversial

Bonus Weekend

This content is only available to those on the in-person course.

  • Personality Typing and Profiling System: Enneagram

  • Micro Expressions Facial Recognition

  • Human Lie Detection (Visual and Linguistic)

  • Mesmerism and Magnetism

  • Non-Verbal Techniques

  • Rapid Inductions

  • Deep Trance Phenomena inc. Past Life Regression

  • Kabbala Energy Systems and Patterning

  • Quantum Healing Techniques