Hypnotherapy

General articles about hypnosis and hypnotherapy.

What makes a good hypnotic subject?

It’s a relatively popular belief that if a person is easily hypnotised, it is a sign that they’re gullible and weak willed… But in fact, the opposite is true! “…it is not a sign of instability or weakness to be capable of being put in a hypnotic trance, but that, quite on the contrary, a […]

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News Release: Self-hypnosis for children – skill for the future

We’re really excited to announce that our press piece about our project with Great Ormond Street Hospital was released today! Read the news release below… A new hypnosis training programme for hospital psychologists and psychotherapists working with children reaches completion this week. Having learned the skills of using hypnosis techniques with children, these paediatric specialists […]

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Can you really train online in hypnotherapy? (Recorded Webinar)

HOW TO BECOME A COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL HYPNOTHERAPIST – FROM HOME! With Mark R. Davis and a special panel. Mark is joined by a panel of three recent graduates from the Online Diploma Training programme: Opera Singer Ed Lyons, Executive Coach Mark Austin and Human Resources Manager Nicola Galiano. All three recently completed the Online Diploma […]

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Study and Retraining Opportunities during Lockdown

Here in the United Kingdom we are facing another period of lockdown until December 2nd and possibly for longer. I do believe that clouds can have silver linings; I delight that the grit in the oyster gets turned into a pearl. While for some this is going to be an extremely challenging time  – for […]

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Hypnosis Fact & Fiction: Revisisted

This blog post is an updated version of the original Fact and Fiction blog post made more than 10 years ago! “Very few topics in the whole history of mankind can have given rise to so many absurdities, misunderstandings, and misconceptions.” – Hans Eysenck, Sense & Nonsense in Psychology (1957) The above statement from Hans […]

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How to succeed as a hypnotherapist in 2020

Despite the global turbulence so far, you CAN become a successful therapist in 2020. This article is a rapid-fire list, updated from 2017. Although it was written in a  “pre-COVID-19 world” and we don’t know when things will return back to “normal” – or quite what that new normal will look like – this advice […]

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Why we are not sleeping at this time

In recent times, a lot of us have been experiencing difficulty sleeping – waking up a lot, waking up early or having poor quality sleep. It’s no surprise our sleep has been disrupted – the way we operate on a day to day basis has completely shifted. We’re going through massive changes in the way […]

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Our training courses during the Covid-19 crisis

Announcement about our training courses In light of the UK government’s latest advice, we have made the very difficult decision to no longer run our upcoming training courses live in a classroom until the end of 2020. It may be longer than this – we will keep you updated.  This applies to all our courses […]

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What exactly is Hypno-CBT®?

One of the most commonly asked questions we get is: what exactly IS the Hypno-CBT® model? So I thought I’d answer that question – and explain a bit about why it is so effective and how we teach it as an integrative approach. So, what is Hypno-CBT®? Whilst the Diploma training introduces students to other […]

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“It opens doors to things you didn’t imagine you could possibly do” – student interview with Anja Henderson, Occupational Psychologist

We spoke to Anja Henderson, an occupational psychologist, after she completed the classroom training part of her Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapy. Hear what Anja has to say about how she plans to integrate the skills she learnt into her coaching practice, the prevalence of anxiety in today’s society, and how techniques taught on the […]

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