2 Day Hypnosis for Trauma and PTSD Certificate Course - DVD

(12 hours and 1 mins)
William Wade and Carol Kershaw
PESI Publishing and Media 2018
ISBN 2467709190247


Your clients have endured stressful and traumatic experiences which often results in less ability maintain health and to fully provide self-comfort. This course is designed to help you understand more the neurological and psychological patterns that create PSTD symptoms. This course will focus on developing strategies to help traumatized clients heal by changing these patterns.

Hypnosis is a powerful tool that you can add to your clinical toolbox for treating trauma. When it's used with the brain in mind, hypnosis provides effective interventions to help clients interrupt negative patterns, live more in joy with the ability to self-motivate, and accomplish life goals.

During this course, special emphasis will be given to understanding how trauma affects the brain and can lead to symptoms such as anxiety, depression, panic, insomnia, obsessive-compulsive behavior and difficulty handling anger. You will learn how to treat these symptoms with the use of hypnosis.

Watch hypnosis experts and trainers, Carol Kershaw and Bill Wade, as they demystify and simplify hypnosis so you can start using it with your traumatized clients immediately. They will break down the research that supports hypnosis for trauma and teach you how to implement it into your clinical work. You will learn through demonstration, case- examples, lecture, experiential exercises and hands-on experience.

This is a course you don't want to miss!

1. Breakdown the basics of clinical hypnosis to incorporate into your practice.
2. Analyze the research on hypnosis as it relates to the clinical treatment of trauma.
3. Describe advances in mind/body research as it relates to trauma.
4. Determine the efficacy of focused attention on alleviating symptoms of trauma and PTSD.
5. Analyze the neurophysiology of trauma in relation to assessment and treatment planning.
6. Integrate three hypnotic strategies to facilitate trauma- symptom resolution with clients.
7. Demonstrate how deep hypnotic states can help calm a client's anxiety, panic and reactivity.
8. Describe how trauma symptoms may act as negative hypnotic trances and how that may affect therapeutic outcomes.
9. Intervene on emotional instability with three hypnotic protocols to improve client level of functioning.
10. Describe how you can alter client's emotional states with hypnosis to help reduce trauma symptoms.
11. Determine how the differences among secure, ambivalent, anxious and disorganized attachment categories can better inform clinical assessment of trauma.
12. Modify attachment patterns with hypnosis to help move clients forward in clinical treatment.

Bill Wade, M.Div., LPC, LMFT, is a psychotherapist, marriage and family therapist and a professional counselor and co-director of the Milton Erickson Institute of Houston. He is co-author of Brain Change Therapy: Clinical Interventions for Self Transformation (2012 WW Norton) and co-author of The Worry Free Mind (Career Press). Dr. Wade is a clinical member and approved supervisor with the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and is a member and approved consultant with the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis. He is an international trainer and has taught extensively in the states on cutting edge neuroscience approaches to change. He has taught meditation and given Dharma lectures at various Buddhist temples.

Carol Kershaw, Ed.D., is a licensed psychologist and co-director of the Milton Erickson Institute of Houston and co-author of Brain Change Therapy: Clinical Interventions for Self Transformation (2012 WW Norton), co-author of The Worry Free Mind (Career Press) and author of The Couple's Hypnotic Dance (Brunner/Mazel). She is board certified in Neurofeedback, a member of the American Psychological Association, and approved consultant for the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis. She is an international trainer and is a frequent presenter in the states on the most cutting edge interventions based in neuroscience and hypnosis.

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