Introductory Hypnosis & Hypnotherapy Course (2 Days) - LEEDS

Starting on September 12, 2020

This course introduces you to the basic concepts of hypnosis and hypnotherapy. You will learn about the history and theories of hypnosis and the current therapeutic approaches which make up the practice of hypnotherapy. In addition, you will learn and experience hypnotic communications and techniques, that will allow you to effectively hypnotise someone and safely manage their hypnotic trance experience. You will also learn self hypnosis and how you can use this in your daily life to help you with your own personal self development.

Completing this introductory course module will provide you with enough information to help you understand and experience hypnosis. Some students enrol in this module as an introduction to the subject,  which allows them to decide whether or not they want to pursue further training in hypnosis and hypnotherapy. What you learn from this module will be useful and beneficial to your own personal development, which you can apply throughout your everyday personal and professional life.

Course Dates: 12 - 13 September 2020

Module Components:

Classroom Practical Hours: 14

Includes Online Lifetime Course Access

Topics Covered:

Hypnosis & Hypnotherapy Defined

History & Theories of Hypnosis

Modern Perspectives

Laws of Suggestion

Mind States & Memory

Trance States & Depths

Hypnotic Phenomena

Therapeutic Approaches

Direct Suggestion Hypnotherapy

Indirect (Erickson) Hypnotherapy

Psycho-dynamic/Analytical Hypnotherapy

Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapy

Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP)

Energy Healing Hypnotherapy

Hypnotic Process

Hypnotic Voice

Patient Treatment Sessions

Handling Distractions

Post Hypnotic Suggestions

The Therapeutic Intervention

Patient Awakening Process

Therapeutic Alliance & Rapport

Persuasive Communications

Suggestibility Tests

Mirror, Pacing & Leading

Ideomotor Responses

Ego Boosting Techniques


Authoritarian Inductions

Permissive Inductions

Post Hypnotic Inductions

Simple Relaxation Induction

Fractionation Inductions

Tactile Inductions

Eye Roll & Eye Fixation Inductions

Rapid Induction Techniques

Simple Inductions

Arm Levitation Induction

Trance Deepening

Countdown Deepening

Favourite Place Deepening

And Now Cue Deepening

Combined Deepening Techniques

Self Hypnosis


  • Tod Cury | BSc PGCert (Dist) PDCHyp PDCBHyp GQHP FHEA

    Tod Cury | BSc PGCert (Dist) PDCHyp PDCBHyp GQHP FHEA

    ICCHP Programme Director