Live Hypnotherapy Training Moved Online

Online Hypnotherapy Training in Sheffield

Since the last blog in February 2020, a lot has changed. The world has been taken over by the Coronavirus pandemic and the UK Government put the country in lockdown on 23rd March. It’s been a scary and worrying time for a lot of people. We have all had to adapt, and luckily for us, we are an adaptable bunch. Maybe it is because we are Solution Focused Hypnotherapists !

We have temporarily moved the teaching to online using Zoom until we can get back into the classroom again. Zoom  video conferencing is the next-best method for delivering our live training, and for keeping in touch with the students.

On our last teaching weekend by Zoom, each day seemed to fly by. We included, as always, lots of individual and group support and discussion of how students are getting on with their volunteers. An important part of the course structure is the way we support practical work outside of the teaching weekends. We believe this is how our students become confident hypnotherapy practitioners.

Last month, in-between teaching weekends, the lecturers of CPHT Sheffield held online teaching sessions on how to use Zoom for hypnotherapy.

The students were guided through how to use the technology, the legalities, and ethics, as well as the practicalities, so they felt confident to continue to see volunteers online.

As you would expect, there are always challenges when learning new ways of doing things, including online working. So, we were really pleased to hear that students had been trying out Zoom for their practical work, and in fact, some reported back that they felt it not so dissimilar to being ‘face to face’. We heard some very encouraging success stories of their experience.

Lecturer presentations this month included research on the efficacy of hypnotherapy in medicine, and looking at how this fast-paced world we live in means we don’t get chance for our brains to have enough downtime, with a discussion of how we can help our clients with these issues.

A major module we covered was how to help clients who come for our help to manage pain. After some detailed pain theory including types of pain, how pain is created, and how pain is transmitted in the body, the students then were able to pair into virtual rooms in Zoom to role-play being the ‘therapist’ and the ‘client’.

All in all, we enjoyed our weekend of teaching on Zoom. Whilst of course, we are looking forward to getting back to the classroom, we are in the meantime, looking forward to the next Zoom weekend of solution focused hypnotherapy training in June.

Our next hypnotherapy training course in Sheffield starts in September 2020. If you are interested in joining us for this fun and lively 10 month course (one weekend per month) please get in touch for a chat, or you can see more on the website at www.cphtsheffield.co.uk

Stay safe and well everybody.

 

 

Hypnotherapy Training in Sheffield

The current group of students are now on Month 6 of their 10 month Solution Focused Hypnotherapy Training course. Over half way through and it is flying by !

If you are reading this and you are doing some research into courses, you may wonder … what is it like to train with CPHT Sheffield?

We are confident that we have a winning formula to produce confident practitioners. In fact, we probably have the best track record of qualified practitioners going into practice, either full time or part time.

The reason our practitioners leave the course confident in their skills, is that we are a very practical course. Students are given the tools and know-how to start getting people on the couch after the very first weekend of the course !

We back up the practicalities of course with the theory. And we keep it interesting and fun. We focus on evidence-based, and research-based theory and techniques. No stage tricks here ! We are therapeutic all the way.

We are of course, externally verified and accredited with the major awarding bodies. This means that you can achieve a respected qualification that is recognised. See the website for the organisations who have endorsed our course as the highest quality.

The lecturers are all experienced and practising solution focused hypnotherapists, and trained supervisors, who completed their training with CPHT. This means they can support you on your journey in your training, and they can also support you as you go into practice.

We include all the necessary help and support on marketing your services, and how to find clients during the course. You are supported every step of the way during the training, and between weekends, and beyond qualification with Continuing Professional Development courses available, and Supervision.

There is a fabulous, positive and supportive community you can join to ensure you are always in contact with other people who are enjoying the rewards of helping others in their practice.

If this sounds interesting, our next course starts September 2020. Apply online at www.cphtsheffield.co.uk and we will be in touch.