NGH Hypnosis Certification Courses

Topics for Certification Courses

The main topics to be covered in the Portland School of Hypnosis' National Guild of Hypnotists' hypnosis certification courses are listed here.

Topics to be covered include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • What is Hypnosis?
  • Suggestibility and Your Clients
  • Influences of Hypnosis
  • Cautions of Hypnosis
  • History of Hypnosis
  • How to Hypnotize
  • Trance Depth
  • Suggestion Management
  • The Conscious/Unconscious Mind
  • Mechanical Aids
  • Additional Inductions
  • Deepening Techniques
  • Miscellany
  • Anesthesia Management
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Weight Management
  • Stress Management
  • Ethics
  • How to Structure a Hypnosis Session
  • Behavioral Assessment
  • Goal Setting
  • Imagery Psychology & Hypnosis
  • Using Scripts and Techniques
  • How to Run a 6-hr Self-Hypnosis Class
  • Age Regression
  • Your Hypnosis Practice

Additional Topics Include:

  • Principles of Hypnotherapy
  • Exploding the Myths about Hypnosis
  • Understanding Psychology
  • Mind Body connection
  • Transpersonal Psychology and Hypnosis
  • Counseling Hypnotism
  • Ericksonian Approaches to Hypnotism
  • Counseling Skills for Hypnotists

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