Education & Training
AUSTRALIAN SOCIETY OF HYPNOSIS (VICTORIA) DIPLOMA OF CLINICAL HYPNOSIS TRAINING COURSE 2017
The course consists of five face-to-face training days, plus online Training Modules; homework exercises completed between training days; and a Follow-Up Day
The Basics of Hypnosis
1.In their own time, candidates complete two online Training Modules: “Understanding Clinical Hypnosis” and “Phenomena of Hypnosis”
2.Candidates complete the online Training Module: “Assessment of Hypnotic Capacity.” This Module should be viewed several times, focusing on: (a) overall procedure; (b) subject’s behavioural responses; (c) subject’s subjective report of trance experiences; & (d) scoring procedure.
3.Candidates practise the assessment protocol, to develop competency and familiarity with the standard test.
4.Candidates carry out at least three (3) assessments, using professional colleagues or friends as subjects. Candidates advise subjects that they are learning clinical hypnosis and that no therapy accompanies the standard test.
5.Candidates submit three written reports detailing their assessments of hypnotic capacity, using the pro forma issued by ASH Victoria.
Upon completion of these homework assignments, candidates receive a Certificate of Competency, Component I
Applying Clinical Hypnosis
Face-to-Face Training Day – Saturday 22 April 2017
Morning Session Introduction to the Clinical Hypnosis Training Course
Review of learning principles from online Training Modules
Trance Inductions (demonstrations)
Afternoon Session Practice of induction techniques
Practice of assessment of hypnotic capacity
Following this training day, candidates complete the following online Training Modules: “Induction, Deepening and Re-alerting Procedures” and “Contraindications to the Use of Hypnosis and Difficulties in Trance.”
Certificate of Competency, Component II issued.
Scripts for Trance Induction and Guided Imagery
Face-to-Face Training Day – Saturday 13 May 2017
Morning Session Review of learning principles from online Training Modules
Review of induction principles
Review of contraindications to hypnosis
Afternoon Session Practice script writing (selection of client; preparation of script containing induction and imagery)
Presentation of scripts to group
Following this training day, candidates complete the following online Training Modules: “Hypnosis Integrated with CBT”; “Hypnosis in Self-Esteem and Ego-Strengthening” and “Hypnosis Scripts for Relaxation and Stress Management.”
Homework Exercise – having completed these online Training Modules, each candidate:
1.Selects three (3) of their clients and prepares a written script for each. Each script must contain: (a) induction script; (b) at least two CBT techniques; (c) at least two ego-strengthening techniques; & (d) de-induction.
2.Candidates submit a brief client history and script (from 1. above) for assessment.
3.Candidates then use the script with each of the three clients and submits a written report on the efficacy of each.
Certificate of Competency, Component III issued upon completion of homework
Component IV - Applications of Hypnosis (Part 1)
Face-to-Face Training Day – Dr Doris Brett - Saturday 3 June 2017
Indirect Techniques: Why and How to Use Them - Practice
Using Hypnosis with Medical Issues
Hypnosis and Pain Management
Hypnosis and Metaphor
Component IV - Applications of Hypnosis (Part 2)
Face-to-Face Training Days – Dr Doris Brett - Saturday 24th June 2017
Psychological Issues in Medicine
Hypnosis and Pain Management
Indirect and Eriksonian Techniques
Story-Telling and Metaphors in Hypnosis
Saturday 29 July 2017
Each student presents a 30-minute case presentation, detailing hypnosis work with a selected client (using pro forma)
Certificate of Competency - Component IV - issued upon completion.
Preparation for the Diploma
Each student must complete:
1. Twenty (20) hours of supervised individual and/or small group supervision;
2. Submit two (2) case reports detailing trancework with clients (2000-3000 words limit); and
3. Complete a thirty (30) minute viva with two Members of ASH Vic
Candidates then receive the Diploma in Clinical Hypnosis (ASH Victoria).
Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
The course is designed to meet the criteria for CPD (approx 100 hours, comprising online Training Modules; face-to-face supervision; homework exercises; and follow-up presentation).
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Course Cost and How to Register
The Course cost is $2,970.00 (incl $270 GST)
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