NGH Certification Program

Program Overview

Beginning Hypnosis (H101) - 30 academic hours

This course is designed to give students fundamentals of hypnosis as a science and working understanding of hypnosis.It is practical down-to earth training, concentrating heavily on the principles behind the how-to-do-it aspects. By means of supervised practice students will be trained to actually produce the hypnotic state and use it skillfully and effectively. Students will know how to unlock the secret to the human mind, rules of the subconscious and how effectively use them to become successful hypnotist while remaining confident, calm, and relaxed. Students will also get an introduction in the ways of dealing with pain, anxiety,boost self-esteem as well as learn the business aspects of a successful practice.

Topics Include:

  • History of hypnosis and present day attitudes, application of hypnosis in various parts of the world.
  • Hypnotherapy as a sub-set of Medical Qigong.
  • Conscious and sub-conscious mind in classical Hypnosis
  • Theory of Hypnosis state as alter state of mind
  • Physical, Psychological and Energetic Aspects of Hypnosis
  • Self-Hypnosis for self-relaxation, self-centering and grounding
  • Emotional and physical susceptibilities and suggestibility test
  • Recognition of the depth of the Hypnotic State
  • Discuss a list of situations where Hypnosis can be helpful: smoking cessation, weight management, stress reduction, rising above phobias, overcome anxiety and anger, sales, sports.
  • Discuss career Opportunities
  • Roles and Responsibilities of NGH Certified Hypnotist/Hypnotherapist.

For this course every student will get:

  • 2 Workbooks covering all material with all suggestions for further studies _ A packet of hypnotherapeutic scripts
  • A marketing packet that you can use as the basis of your own professional mailing
  • A Device to Monitor Hypnotic State
  • A one year free membership in National Guild of Hypnotists
  • A free session of Past Life Regression
  • 2 general hypnotherapy sessions
  • Professional Pendulum Reading

Intermediate Hypnosis (H102) - 35 academic hours

This course is focused on in-depth understanding of the principles of hypnotic trances and their integration into hypnotherapy applications. Students will learn 6 important elements of a successful hypnotherapy session which will make them feel confident practitioners.

Students will also get “ready-to-use-step-by-step” blueprints for a number of different hypnotherapy sessions such as nail biting, smoking cessation, stress management, self-confidence, sports performance, and sales success - just to name a few.

Upon successful completion of Intermediate Hypnosis Course students will be eligible to enroll into our Graduate Certification Course.

Topics Include:

  • Introduce mechanical and electronic aids
  • Hypnotic words and language
  • Discuss 5 basic components of hypnosis session
  • Establishing Rapport
  • Pre-Induction Talk
  • Induction
  • Deepening Techniques
  • Post-Hypnotic Suggestions

Hypnotic techniques: - Visualization - Association - Rehearsal - Reframing - Behavioral Assessment of a client: reading verbal and non-verbal message - Authoritative and Permissive approach - How to formulate suggestions: direct and indirect approach - Practical Hints on how to set up Hypnotist practice and build clientele

Graduate Hypnosis (H103) - 35 academic hours

Upon completion of the Graduate course followed by examination students will receive internationally recognized NGH Certification of Consulting Hypnotist. This course covers script writing, image psychology, instantaneous inductions, assessment techniques for immediate problem solving, life regression, advertising and marketing instruction, how to get referrals, and much more. The truth is that there are many places where you can learn hypnotic techniques. However in this unique program we go an extra step to give our students all major principle of energetic hypnosis. And even though at first it may not seem as important, as you go through the training, you will realize more and more that this knowledge is the extra important key to the true skill.

Topics include: - Discuss Age Regression Technique - Hypnotic Logic - Breaking behavioral cycle – hypnosis to overcome addictions - Emotional and Energetic Binding and Un-binding - Introduction to bio-field manipulation - Hypnosis for overcoming stress and tension - Hypnosis for rising above fears and phobias - Hypnosis for goal setting and motivation

Participants who pass written and practical tests will obtain a formal status of “Certified Consulting Hypnotist” from the National Guild of Hypnotists. They will receive a certificate suitable for framing and display, which carries the Guild logo, and they may mention this certification in advertising and promotion. Zhi Ya Li Holistic Center is pleased to offer the professional Hypnotherapy Certification program approved by National Guild of Hypnotherapists (NGH) and the Illinois Board Of Higher Education.

Hypnotherapy Certification Program is a training for someone who is interested in adding new hypnotherapeutic skills to another profession and/or wishing to develop a practice in hypnotherapy. This innovative training goes beyond the required curriculum, infused with extra knowledge of Medical Qigong energy-healing techniques, the classes provide unique perspective that gives an edge to our students.

Furthermore, at Zhi Ya Li we prepare our students physically, mentally and emotionally for the excellence in practicing hypnosis. Students do not get just theory, allowing plenty of time for building confidence and experience in our students. The course is presented in the universally understoodformat for students of all levels of education and experience.

Upon completion graduates will have the knowledge, skills to provide hypnotherapeutic sessions with great level of confidence.

Upon successful completion of the program, the student is eligible to take National Guild of Hypnotists certification exam. Students with passing grade will receive NGH certificate and will be eligible to practice as NGH Certified Hypnotist.

The scope of practice in hypnotherapy goes along a legal definition in the U.S. Department of Labor Directory of Occupational Title. National Guild Certification by a state licensed school means that student have been trained with a professional curriculum and earned certification with the older, largest, and most respected international organization of its kind in the world. The National Guild was recognized as number one in the field of hypnotherapy in the Congressional Record on May 11, 1993.

Program Objectives

  • Demonstrate knowledge of principles of hypnosis
  • Adhere to NGH Code of Ethics
  • Utilize self-hypnosis and meditation for preparation to conducting hypnotics session with the client
  • Consult client to determine the nature of the problem
  • Prepare client to entry hypnotic state
  • Produce hypnotic state to a client
  • Perform appropriate induction techniques
  • Formulate corrective suggestions that were discussed with client
  • Establish Hypnotherapy practice

Upon completion of the Graduate course followed by examination students will receive internationally recognized NGH Certification of Consulting Hypnotist.

Program Cost: $3,800

Program Approvals and Disclosures

Approved By Illinois Board Of Higher Education

Program is designed by US National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH).

Certificate of approval to operate issued by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the Illinois Board of Higher Education. Zhi Ya Li School is not accredited by the U.S. Department of Education

Accreditation Contacts:

Address: Illinois Board of Higher Education Private Business and Vocational Schools Division
1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333 Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377
Phone: (217) 782-2551
Fax: (217) 782-8548
TTY: (888) 261-2881
National Guild of Hypnotists
P.O. Box 308 Merrimack, NH 03054-0308
Phone: 603.429.9438
Fax: 603.424.8066

Alumni and Current NGH Certified Practitioners

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