Hypnotherapy

General articles about hypnosis and hypnotherapy.

Choosing a hypnotherapy training: therapist as wizard or educator-coach?

What type of hypnotherapist do you want to be? Do you want to be the Wizard of Oz? (or more likely the Wizard of Huddersfield!) Or do you want to be an educator, coach, instructor, skills trainer? https://vimeo.com/105652199Video can’t be loaded: Choosing A Hypnotherapy Course (Part 1) – Therapist as Magician or Coach? (https://vimeo.com/105652199)   […]

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Hypnotherapy Training – New Prices on January 7th 2019

We’ve held our prices at the same level since January 2016. Since then we’ve built a lot of additional value into our courses with more support available during and after the course, free mentoring/tutoring/coaching and a whole online resource area with video footage, audio recordings and extra materials available. The price increase will apply to […]

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Why Combine Hypnosis with CBT – part 1

The Historical Connection… “Hypnosis and cognitive behavioural psychotherapy (CBT) are well suited to each other because the historical connection between them and their procedural similarities….. The use of hypnosis in cognitive behavioural therapy is as old as behavior therapy itself… Cognitive and behavioural therapies are especially compatible with the cognitive behavioural approach to hypnosis” – […]

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What is Cognitive Hypnotherapy?

by Mark Davis, December 2018 If you search for the term “Cognitive Hypnotherapy” you are likely to initially come across a range of websites by UK based hypnotherapists and an NLP training school. Also in the search results you will  find books, academic articles and training courses that present a completely different version of “Cognitive […]

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Towards an Evidence-Based Hypnosis: Research Findings

“Very few topics in the whole history of mankind can have given rise to so many absurdities, misunderstandings, and misconceptions. From the very beginning the study of hypnosis has been tied up with fantastic conceptions like animal magnetism, the influence of the stars, and similar tarradiddle.” – Professor Hans Eysenck,  Sense and Nonsense in Psychology […]

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How to succeed as a hypnotherapist – the BIG list for 2017

Make 2017 the year where your therapy business takes off and becomes the business of your dreams! Here’s a rapid fire list of ideas for action in 2017…  Get ready for the flood! None of these things are difficult to do (providing you aren’t a technophobe).However they do require some learning and persistence. They require […]

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NCFE 2017 External Verification “high quality… competent.. enthusiastic”

2017 External Verification Report from NCFE How you can be assured of our quality Each year our student assessment procedures and standards are externally inspected by NCFE, a government regulated national awarding and examining body, who verify our Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapy. We recently had our annual external verification visit and received an outstanding […]

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Email from the Department of Health on the regulation of Hypnotherapy

Email from the Department of Health on European Regulation of Hypnotherapy This was in response to a letter from myself, Mark Davis, to the Dept of Health regarding rumours circulating that there was some vague pending “regulation from Europe” about hypnotherapy. ============================================================ From: <DoNotReply@dh.gsi.gov.uk> Date: 19 February 2013 14:32 Subject: Response to your Query : – […]

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The Hypno-CBT® Toolbox: 35 different therapy techniques

In talking with other hypnotherapists and psychotherapists it’s clear that many have only a small range of techniques and interventions to draw upon.  We believe it’s important that hypnotherapists and psychotherapists have a wide range of interventions (treatment elements) to draw upon to create tailored and flexible treatment plans for each client. Here’s the current list of […]

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