004: Hypnotherapy — The Basics for Clinical Practice

DAY
August 06, 2014
Time & Place
8 a.m.-3:50 p.m.
Level
Introductory
CE Credits
7
Enrollment Limit
50
Description
This introductory workshop presents the principles and applications of hypnotherapy for integration into clinical practice. Foundational theory of hypnotherapy will be provided as well as methods of hypnotic induction and utilization. Participants will learn a session-by-session approach to hypnotherapy including how to assess hypnotic abilities in clinical settings. In addition, the empirical research on hypnotherapy interventions will be discussed along with implications for effective treatment of a range of disorders such as anxiety, chronic pain, sleep disturbance and hot flashes among breast cancer survivors.
Learning Objectives
1. Summarize basic hypnotherapy theory and technique.
2. Observe demonstrations of hypnotic technique and methods.
3. Discuss principles of hypnotic inductions and formulation of suggestions.
4. Observe demonstrations of assessment of hypnotizability.
5. Discuss clinical applications of hypnotherapy in treatment of stress and pain.
6. Observe clinical applications of hypnotherapy for sleep disturbance and hot flashes among breast cancer survivors and postmenopausal women.
7. Practice hypnotic technique in dyads.
Instructor(s)
Gary R. Elkins, PhD, Baylor University
Pricing

Enrollments are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Advance: April 15-June 30, 2014

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $110 $130
Half day (4 hours) $130 $160
Full day (7 hours) $220 $260

Regular: July 1-Aug. 5, 2014

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $130 $160
Half day (4 hours) $160 $200
Full day (7 hours) $275 $335

On-site: Aug. 6-10, 2014

Member Non-member
Half day (3 hours) $160 $190
Half day (4 hours) $190 $240
Full day (7 hours) $330 $410
Co-sponsor(s)
Workshop 004 is cosponsored by Div. 30-Society for Psychological Hypnosis.