Clinical Hypnotherapy Training in Australia

Why consider hypnotherapy training from Australia’s longest-standing not-for-profit clinical hypnosis organisation? Beyond being a potentially powerful tool to assist others, a hypnotherapy qualification represents a versatile and rewarding job opportunity as demand for alternative therapies increases. In addition, this postgraduate certification is a valuable addition to existing professional healthcare, counselling, or coaching skillset while offering the learner an insightful personal growth experience.

Clinical Hypnosis Training Is Provided by and for Professionals

Founded by registered psychologists, doctors and dentists, the Australian Society of Hypnosis WA Branch Inc has provided postgraduate professional development and education for hundreds of professionals. Only those with associated degrees from recognised providers may apply, assuring the highest standards and regulations. The course comprises 14 live online sessions, with weekend workshops.

Relying on this natural, conscious, yet altered state of awareness can potentially help enable clients to access and build on their inherent coping resources and strengths. So the programme and short courses cover skills to address diverse concerns and goals, including anxiety, addiction, pain management, sexual dysfunction, self-esteem, and childbirth.

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Postgraduate Training in Clinical Hypnosis

The Committee of ASH WA Inc is pleased to announce that registration for the 2023 Postgraduate Training in Clinical Hypnosis Course is now open. Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come-first served basis

ASH WA Postgraduate Training in Clinical Hypnosis Course is run by health care professionals for health care professionals.

The program consist of 14 days of live training on zoom. All workshops are held on weekends.

Session 1.   March 18 – 19, 2023

Session 2.  April 29 – 30
Session 3.  May 27 – 28
Session 4.  July 22 – 23
Session 5.   August 19 – 20
Session 6.  September 9 – 10

Long Case Study Deadline – 5:00 pm (WA time) Monday 30 October 2023
Session 7.  November 25 – 26 . Long Case Study Presentations and overall review of the Course
Graduation Dinner and AGM. December 16

Some of these dates may be subject to change due to availability/unavailability of Lecturers. 
Course fees are payable in full and are non-refundable regardless of whether or not participants complete the course


Registration                    $2890

Secure your place with the non refundable deposit of $690 and the balance paid by 17/03/2023


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Course participants will receive 14 days of practical experiential training from a Training Faculty of National and International Presenters (see Training Faculty) with over 300 years of collective experience.  Supervision and mentoring is provided during the course together with comprehensive course notes and complimentary attendance at the Graduation Dinner

Payment & Booking

For more information please contact the ASH WA Chair  Brian Allen mobile 0449 798 909

Payments should be made by EFT to :

                 The Australian Society of Hypnosis West Australian Branch Inc

                 BSB 086 – 136

                 Account number 01-557-2175

 and EFT Receipt should be Emailed to

Course Details

               THE SYLLABUS

Clinical Hypnotherapy I (An Introduction)

  • The nature, history and theories of hypnosis
  • Myths and misconceptions of hypnosis
  • Client preparation and contra indications
  • Model of Hypnotic Process
  • Traditional induction and deepening techniques
  • Age regression, ideo-motor signalling and Hypnoanalytical techniques
  • Utilisation and conversational inductions
  • Induction and deepening techniques
  • Direct and indirect suggestion
  • Accessing resources and ego strengthening
  • Ethical issues in hypnotic practice

Clinical Hypnotherapy II (Advanced Applications)

  • Hypnosis and strategic therapy
  • The response set, metaphors and story telling
  • Integrating clinical hypnosis into your practice
  • Utilizing hypnosis with children
  • Memory, hypnosis & False Memory Syndrome
  • Applications of hypnosis e.g. addictions, anxiety, depression, habit disorders, pain, trauma, sleep disorders, medical problems, phobias and self esteem


                         Areas of application include but not limited to :

Alcohol Problems


Anger Management


Bed Wetting




Drug Problems

Eating Disorders

Habit Disorders

Exam Nerves


Grief Issues


Labour and Childbirth


Pain Control


Self Esteem

Self Hypnosis

Sexual Dysfunction

Sleep Disorders




Trauma Counselling

Weight Problems


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