The Leading institute of the HK hypnotherapy courses
The Distance Learning course

The Hong Kong Institute of Clinical Hypnosis (HKICH) is the only institute in Hong Kong offering the international approval Clinical Hypnotherapy Diploma Course. Student completes the course (past all practices, examinations and tests), may receive the diploma issued by the Hong Kong Institute of Clinical Hypnosis.
Our courses are accredited by Universities and can be exempted for degree courses and students can sit for the examination for the official approval working licences from the Government of People's Repubilc of China.

Distance Learning Course
The following subjects - and far more - are all covered in detail:
‧ What hypnosis can and cannot do
‧ What hypnosis is - and what it is not
‧ How to be have a successful professional hypnotherapy career
‧ The difference between the stage hypnotist and the hypnotherapist
‧ How to hypnotise almost anybody - including yourself
‧ Choosing the best induction
‧ How to recognise when somebody IS hypnotised
‧ How to effect safe release from the hypnotic state
‧ Direct and indirect therapeutic intervention
‧ How to get to the the 'roots' of problems
‧ An overview of Past Life Regression
‧ Working with pain and physical illness
‧ Dealing with stress and anxiety
‧ Successful client management
‧ Instant understanding of personality types
‧ Working with cause, rather than effect

How to complete the course:
Distance Learning (home study)
An eight module course, covering almost exactly the same subject matter as the In House programme but allowing you to study at your leisure. Modules are normally despatched at monthly intervals, though the period can be longer if you wish.

Lifetime Support
The 8 months hypnosis instruction course is comprehensive enough for you to be able to go successfully and competently with your new hypnotherapy career into private practice as soon as you are qualified, safe in the knowledge that you have the lifetime support of the principal and staff of the Hong Kong Institute of Clinical Hypnosis. At any time you need professional help or advice, we are here to answer your queries. And that support is completely free (some schools and colleges charge as much as HK$400.00 per part hour for this service) The tuition programme is conducted in a modular fashion and covers literally all that you need to know in order to start finding success just as soon as you are qualified. It is impossible to show you everything that is covered, so there is just an overview here.

Here is just some of what you will learn
Hypnosis. Literally everything you need to know... how to induce it and how to use it effectively and safely, every time. Personality. You will learn about the three main personality groups and how to recognise each one instantaneously. You will be astonished at how quickly others become 'transparent' to you... and so will your family and friends!

Fears, Phobias and other symptoms. How to easily tell the difference between a fear and a phobia, and why it is important; what a phobia really is; how to find the root of your client's problem fast, and how to easily assess the best method of hypnotherapy for any individual. Anxiety. The dilute of fear, the root cause of most emotional difficulties; neurosis - the hard evidence of psychological conflict; anxiety and sexuality; the fight or flight reflex; the importance of discovering the Initial Sensitising Event. The power of suggestion. Dealing with habits, smoking, weight control, nail-biting, exam fears/nerves, speaking in public, concentration and study, etc.; how to write and use hypnotic suggestions and posthypnotic suggestions; embedded commands and how to use them; ensuring that your suggestions 'take' - every time; limitations and contra-indicators. Client management. Learn how to get it absolutely right from start to finish - every time; ensuring that every client becomes a healthy, happy and satisfied client who refers others on to you for years to come. Techniques and practice. Writing your own scripts; self-hypnosis; harnessing the amazing power of visualisation; creating and using posthypnotic 'triggers'; understanding and using modalities; somnambulism; spontaneous hypnosis; suggestibility tests; twenty signs of hypnosis; how to make sure you apply exactly the right sort of hypnotic technique.

As well as all of the above, there are also detailed overviews of:
In addition to everything shown on the previous page, when you pass the Certificate of Skills exam, you will receive a free 'graduation pack' which includes:
‧ 'How to Build a Successful Practice' manual from HYPNOSENSE, containing full details of how to be the most successful therapist you can be - even be a 'high flier' if you want to.
‧ A handsome and personalised diploma for your consulting room!

"What will I be able to do?"
You will be properly equipped to go into professional practice just as soon as you receive your qualification diploma from the Hong Kong Institute of Clinical Hypnosis. You will be competent enough to work effectively with most issues with which you are likely to be presented, including:
Quitting Smoking Dealing with Habits Anxiety and Stress
Personal Problems Phobias and Fears Weight control
Pain Relief Most Depressions Test/exam Fears
Unresolved Grief Work Related Stress Confidence Problems
Sleeping Difficulties Poor Self Image Career Enhancement
Goal Achievement Relationship Problems Public Speaking
Psycho-sexual Problems Concentration Memory Enhancement

At the end of your studies, you will be arrange to take the final examination by HKICH and if successful, will receive your diploma and graduation pack shortly afterwards.

The Distance Learning program costs HK$17,600 Again, there is the option to pay per module, at HK$2,200. Purchase of one or more modules places you under no obligation or pressure to purchase more. (If you pay in one installment, the total fee will be HK$16,000 only)
Fees may be paid by cash, cheque or into our bank account.

Exam Passes and qualification students will receive:
‧ 'DHP' (Diploma in Hypnotherapy - approx. equal to the US 'Cht.')
‧ 'LGHP' (Licentiate of the Hong Kong Guild of Hypnotherapist and Psychotherapist)
In the event that you should fail the final exam, you will be able to retake it after a suitable period of further study at home.

"When can I start?"
Distance Learning options, then you can start whenever you feel ready. Entry onto either course is simple - just complete the student application form and either mail or email it to the address shown on the form.
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