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Introduction to Clinical Hypnotherapy

Level 1 (CQFW Level 4), 10 Credits.

Available Dates:

This course is currently not being offered in the academic year 2015 - 2016.

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This exciting new course provides an introduction to Clinical Hypnotherapy and engages you to work interactively with the teaching. You will uncover the origins of Hypnotherapy, who uses it and how it works. You will understand how Hypnotherapy can help you in both your personal and professional life.

Learning and Teaching – Course Outline

? Where it all began

? Who uses Clinical Hypnosis?

? How does it work?

? What it can be used for

? Creating and using a hypnosis induction

? The power of suggestion

? Understanding the subconscious mind


Coursework and Assessment

To award credits we need to have evidence of the knowledge and skills you have gained or improved.

The assessment for this course is: Observation and feedback from tutor, reflection at end of course

Our methods are designed to increase your confidence and we try very hard to devise ways of assessing you that are enjoyable and suitable for adults with busy lives.

Reading suggestions

Allen, P. R. (1997) Scripts, Strategies in Hypnotherapy (the complete works)

Hadley, J., Staudacher, C. (1996) Hypnosis for Change

Lieberman, D. J. (2000) Get Anyone to do Anything and Never Feel Powerless Again

Dyer, W. W. (2010) The Power of Intention

 Library and Computing Facilities

As a student on this course you are entitled to join and use the University library and computing facilities. You can find out more about these facilities on our website under Student Information, or by ringing the Centre on

(029) 2087 0000.

Accessibility of Courses

Our aim is access for all. We aim to provide a confidential advice and support service for any student with a long term medical condition, disability or specific learning difficulty. We are able to offer one-to-one advice about disability, pre-enrolment visits, liaison with tutors and co-ordinating lecturers, material in alternative formats, arrangements for accessible courses, assessment arrangements, loan equipment and Dyslexia screening. Please contact the Centre on (029) 2087 0000 for an information leaflet.

 Further Information

A range of further information can be found on our web site or in Choices.  This includes the times and dates of courses and an explanation of accreditation and credit levels.