25 06, 2017

Faaaast Clinical Hypnosis – Empowering Dreams

By |2017-06-25T14:52:20-08:00June 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Faaaast Clinical Hypnosis – Empowering Dreams

What if hypnosis was not slow? Does clinical hypnosis have to be relaxing and take us deeper?  Or can we go higher and do it faster? This week at the Las Vegas Master Class we explored the ideas of backwards hypnosis, and changing our metaphors. As I took some time to reflect this morning, [...]

12 06, 2017

Laws and Regulations for Hypnosis Practice

By |2017-06-18T13:13:16-08:00June 12th, 2017|Categories: Learn Hypnosis|Comments Off on Laws and Regulations for Hypnosis Practice

One of the top questions I get is, “What are the laws about practicing hypnosis in my state?” In the United States, no state has licensing for hypnotists or hypnotherapists, and only three states require registration. What is most important is that this is unlikely to change. There are two reasons hypnosis licensing will [...]

4 06, 2017

Hypnosis Phenomena is the Heart of Hypnosis

By |2017-06-04T21:29:22-08:00June 4th, 2017|Categories: Learn Hypnosis, Uncategorized|Tags: |Comments Off on Hypnosis Phenomena is the Heart of Hypnosis

Imagine contrasting these two hypnosis sessions: Session A: In this session, the hypnotist uses mental imagery of the beach, coupled with passive muscle relaxation and then a deepener. During the session, specific suggestions are made which are alternative actions to the presenting problem. The client is then asked to signal when a commitment to [...]

1 06, 2017

2017 IMDHA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner: Dr. Richard Nongard

By |2017-06-01T16:11:18-08:00June 1st, 2017|Categories: Announcements and Special Events|Comments Off on 2017 IMDHA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner: Dr. Richard Nongard

Have you ever been to an awards banquet, and known that there are many worthy winners, but also felt it was highly unlikely that you would win an award?  This past month I attended the IACT/IMDHA annual convention (which has always been my favorite hypnosis convention), and at the annual awards banquet I was [...]