The Oxford School of Hypnosis
Location: Distance Learning
School of Hypnosis offers a range of approved CPD
(Continuing Professional Development) courses which
count towards the GHR's annual CPD requirement for
The aim of the masterclasses
is to enable qualified hypnotherapists and other
therapists experienced in the application of applied
hypnosis, to add to their existing skills and knowledge.
1. Each CPD course requires the student to
complete a homework assignment after studying the course
notes. This typically consists of an analysis of a
hypothetical case study.
2. The study hours are to be
used as a guideline, and are in addition to the time
required for completing the homework assignment.
Students should only enrol on a CPD course if the topic
has not already been included on their practitioner
4. Maximum time allowed for completion
and submission of a homework assignment is one year, in
order to receive a certificate.
support is available to students enrolling on any of the
listed online CPD courses.
6. The course notes are
comprehensive, and there are no accompanying CDs or
mandatory reading lists.
7. I am
available for teaching CPD courses on behalf of other
training schools and to groups.
Ref No: 2101
Hypnotherapy for Irritable Bowel
Online CPD Course
Syndrome (IBS) is a health problem affecting a
significant percentage of the population in the West.
Research has shown that hypnotherapy proves an effective
adjunct to the IBS treatment protocol. In the UK this is
mainly in the form of "gut-directed hypnotherapy" aimed
specifically at gut activity. In addition, hypnotherapy
can be used to address a host of psychological,
emotional and quality-of-life issues associated with the
Main topics covered:
* What is
* Hypnotherapy as an
adjunct for IBS treatment
* Hypnotherapy intervention
* Physical and mental relaxation
Teaching the client self-hypnosis
* Hypnotherapy for
symptom control - discomfort, diarrhoea, constipation
* Teaching the client behavioural techniques for
* Addressing quality of life issues
associated with IBS, e.g. sleep, confidence issues, body
image, anxiety and stress
* Working towards positive
* Initiating change
* Self-hypnosis for
Study hours: 10