This course is a ten week program and provides 50+ hours of training, a passing grade in a Final Review, and a Certificate of Completion upon a demonstration of qualifying skills in what you have learned. It is the objective of this school that you are a qualified, educated, trained. professional hypnotherapist who will be self-employed, or utilizing this training as ancillary to a current profession, or for personal informational use upon completion of this course. The instruction offered leads to the achievement of the learning objectives of this course. PLEASE NOTE: Your homework for each week’s class will be reviewed and graded by the instructor or director and you will receive a critique and coaching, if needed, on your accomplishments. All courses meet once weekly with specific course subject and content to teach you new modalities and techniques and information that is discussed and demonstrated for proficiency by the student in the following week. Each student is paired with a classmate and given feedback by the classmate as to his/her proficiency as well as being observed by the instructor. The instructor will critique each student’s demonstration and offer suggestions for improvement if needed.
Advanced Hypnotherapy is a course that focuses on metaphor, which is the language of the subconscious mind and students create a description and/or drawing in a symbolic or metaphorical way to show what negative thoughts or self sabotaging thoughts may look like, create inductions and visualizations, learn rapid induction techniques including metaphor for transformation which are practiced. Continued practice with metaphor interventions include the completion of a questionnaire to discover client’s anxieties, fears and phobias and each student is assigned a program to develop for group participation. You are observed and assessed by the instructor so you become even more professional and confident. Due to constant new material that the school introduces, assignments may vary.
The Advanced Course is an introduction to various models of hypnotherapy, techniques and inductions to provide the student with modalities that will add to his/her professionalism and expertise. It includes:
- Metaphor in Hypnotherapy
- Techniques for Transformation
- Metaphor Intervention
- Developing Support Groups
- Neuro-Linguistic Programming
Owner and lead instructor for Palo Alto School of Hypnotherapy. Hypnotherapist, speaker, program developer, intuitive counselor, radio host, and developer of GEMT (Guided Empathy Meridian Tapping).
Instructor for the Palo Alto School of Hypnotherapy since 2005 in curriculum: Hypnotherapy 101, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Advanced Hypnotherapy. Also teaches workshop and course, Ericksonian Hypnosis which David Wilson developed and instructs.
Spanish Hypnotherapy Instructor
She has a private practice in Santa Clara and has been teaching professional hypnotherapy in Spanish at the Palo Alto School of Hypnotherapy since 2009.
Arleen is a Master Hypnotist and is the Neurolinguistic Programming teacher for PASOH. She's also a HypnoBirthing Practitioner and Regression Hypnotherapy Specialist.