This course is a six 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.
The Medical Course focuses on medical issues, symptoms, disorders, syndromes, side effects of some medical protocols, and pain management. There is an emphasis on hypnoanesthesia for pain management, advanced and current methods and models of therapeutic hypnosis are introduced, practiced, and studied with volunteers and field trips. Facilities where people need help managing pain, reducing anxiety, recovering from trauma and many other issues are invited to utilize the schools students and classes.
Students are trained to work with the medical community in a professional and complimentary way. Lab work consists of practice, creating scripts for certain criteria of physical problems, studying anatomical charts, and familiarization with some medical language. Demonstrations of proficiency will be observed and assessed by the instructor and a written Final Review will be provided for a final grade.
This class will include (but not limited to) the following:
- Susceptibility Scoring System
- Anatomy and the Nervous System
- Rapid Inductions
- Videos of hypnosis being used in hospital settings
- Each modality taught will be practiced or demonstrated by students
- Interpreting Pain
- Pain Gate Theory
- Dissociation Techniques
- Glove Anesthesia
- Chronic Pain
- Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ)
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Back Pain
- Hypnosis and Childbirth
- and much more
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.