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Recent Workshops

 

EFT [Emotional Freedom Technique]

The New Technology for Immediate Healing and Vitality!

May 10th, 2014
Featuring
DR. LEE PULOS, PhD, ABPP
and
DR. HEATHER FAY, MD

DON’T MISS THIS EXTRAORDINARY OPPORTUNITY!

EFT is one of the most powerful and effective therapeutic tools in the world for creating remarkable and impressive personal change and growth. It can be utilized for a broad spectrum of personal issues including eliminating phobias and fears, healing trauma, panic attacks, stress and anxiety, addictions, sleep dysfunction, belief change, etc., and is one of several approaches of Energy Psychology. The seminar will be 80% experiential and 20% lectures. This powerful one-day experience is open to healthcare professionals and to the public.

TIME & LOCATION

Saturday, May 10th, 2014
Registration- 8:30 am: Workshop 9 am – 4 pm

Centre for Peace at the Canadian Memorial Church
1825 West 16th Ave., Vancouver, BC

Seminar Information

Advance Registration is Encouraged
Take advantage of Early Bird Rates prior to April 15th

CSCH Member $125 (Early Bird) $150 (after April 15th)
Non-Member $150 (Early Bird) $175 (after April 15th)
Students $75

 

TWO DAY CLINICAL HYPNOSIS WORKSHOP
February 8 & 9, 2014
UBC Robson Square, 800 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC


This workshop will providethe basic skills of clinical hypnosis, including demonstrations and practice sessions for those who wish to add hypnosis to their repertoire of therapeuticskills.
Simultaneously, intermediate/advanced skills in hypnosis·utilization will be provided to the experienced hypnotherapist in areas such as·hypnosis for traumatic experiences, relationships, stress, pain, visualization techniques to enhance hypnosis, rapid induction techniques for emergency·medicine and dentistry, and much more. ··Details and registration form to follow.
EXCITING TOPICS INCLUDE
Acute and Chronic Pain ManagementHypnosis for Traumatic ExperiencesBetter Sex Through HypnosisAge Regression and ProgressionWomen’s Health - Common Conditions and Hypnotic Treatments·Mind – Vagal Interaction in Chronic Medical Conditions: Latest FindingsTeaching Self-Hypnosis to Clients· to Improve the Outcome of TherapyConsolidating Hypnosis In Your Professional Practice

 

 

INTEGRATING HYPNOSIS AND ATTACHMENT DISORDERS

led by Harvard Psychologist, Daniel Brown, PhD

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

9 am to 5 pm (registration 8:30 am)

Paetzold Education Centre, Vancouver General Hospital

Dr. Brown is Director, Center for Integrative Psychotherapy, Newton MA,· Associate Clinical Professor, Harvard Medical School; taught hypnotherapy for 41 years. His 14 books include 3 books on hypnosis style. He spent 40 years studying Buddhist meditation and contributed to 2 books of East-West dialogues in psychology with H.H. The Dalai Lama. His current research is on the contribution of early attachment to complex trauma.·

Sophisticated assessment tools are available to identify attachment pathology in adults. Less attention, however, has been paid to the development of effective treatment protocols. This workshop is specifically about state-of-the-art, effective ways to treat insecure attachment pathology, primarily in personality and dissociative disorder patients.·Teaching format: lecture, demonstration, and case presentation. Hypnosis training recommended but not required. · ·

Download brochure and register by cheque

Register online by credit card

Members· -· Early Bird $125, after Nov. 8th $150
Non-Members· - ·Early Bird $150, after Nov. 8th $175
Students· -· $75

 

HYPNOTIC ESSENTIALS - EXPERIENCE & PRACTICE

with Dr. Leora Kuttner, Dr. Mavis Lloyd, Dr. Harry Stefanakis

Saturday, June 1st, 2013

This one-day workshop is designed to introduce you to, or review for you, the key features that make clinical hypnosis effective. Through demonstrations, group and individual practice experiences you’ll gain and refine your abilities to apply this broad-based clinical approach. You’ll leave the training with confidence and supporting handouts to immediately incorporate these skills into your clinical practice. 

Space is limited to 40 participants -Book Early! Brochure and Registration Details

 



THE POWER OF VISUALIZATION
Featuring
Dr. Lee Pulos PhD, ABPP
Take Home Techniques for Health, Healing and Goal Setting!

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Centre for Peace at the Canadian Memorial Church ,1825 West 16th Ave., Vancouver, BC
Professional & General Public Welcome

Many psychologists are now recognizing imagery and visualization as among the most powerful tools in cognitive psychology.

The earliest visualization techniques ever recorded are from over 4,000 years ago. This workshop will open the mind’s eye to the rich inner world of our imagination, integrating ancient and modern techniques for creating and achieving goals, optimizing health, identifying subconscious road blocks, developing intuition and creating our most optimal,healthy and fulfilling future possible.


CANCELLED for 2013 (Dates for 2014 - February 8 & 9)
February 23 and 24 , 2013,
Two Day Clinical Hypnosis Training Workshop

This workshop will provide the basic skills of clinical hypnosis, including demonstrations and practice sessions for those who wish to add hypnosis to their repertoire of therapeutic skills.
Simultaneously, intermediate/advanced skills in hypnosis utilization will be provided to the experienced hypnotherapist in areas such as hypnosis for traumatic experiences, relationships, stress, pain, visualizationtechniques to enhance hypnosis, rapid induction techniques for emergency medicine and dentistry, and much more.
EXCITING TOPICS INCLUDE:
·········
History & Types of Trance; How to Introduce Hypnosis ; Diagnosis
Neuroplasticiy and the Use of Metaphors
Rapid Induction Techniques for Health Professionals
Cave of Brahma – A Powerful Intrapsychic treatment Technique
Acute and Chronic Pain Management
Treating Anger and Aggression with Hypnosis
Better Sex Through Hypnosis
Age Regression and Progression
Women’s Health - Common Conditions and Hypnotic Treatments
Mind – Vagal Interaction in Chronic Medical Conditions: Latest Findings
Teaching Self-Hypnosis to Clients· to Improve the Outcome of Therapy
Consolidating Hypnosis In Your Professional Practice 
 
 
Saturday November 17, 2012
Bruce H. Lipton, PhD
The Science of Personal and Global Transformation
9am – 5 pm
Doors open at 8:30am
 
at the Paetzold Education Centre, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC

Join Bruce H. Lipton, PhD, for a day of insight and enlightenment as he presents how we are in the midst of an incredible evolutionary event. A revolution in science provides new awareness that will help us navigate this turbulent period in our planet’s history and reveals how each of us can actively participate in this global evolutionary shift. Based on his bestselling books, The Biology of Belief and Spontaneous Evolution, Bruce presents frontier science that illuminates the hidden connections among biology, psychology, spirituality and our imminent evolutionary upheaval. This dynamic presentation on the nature of how consciousness interfaces biology reveals how our thoughts, attitudes and beliefs create the conditions of our body and our place in the world.
Rich in detail, yet accessible to the layperson, Bruce’s presentation offers new awareness that can facilitate our evolution from passive victims to responsible co-creators, while simultaneously offering the opportunity to heal ourselves and the planet.
Bruce H. Lipton, Ph.D., a pioneer in the new biology, is an internationally recognized leader in bridging science and spirit. He is the bestselling author of The Biology of Belief and the more recent Spontaneous Evolution, co-authored with Steve Bhaerman. Bruce received the 2009 prestigious Goi Peace Award (Japan) in honor of his scientific contribution to world harmony. Leading edge sciece is shattering old myths and rewriting the fundamental beliefs of human civilization. Cell biologist and bestselling author, Bruce H. Lipton offers a “new” biology that takes us beyond economic collapse, climate change and religious extremes to reveal that such chaos is a natural step in an unfolding process, rather than the tragic end to a broken planet.
This event is sure to sell out!! Pre-sales opportunity for MEMBERS ONLY:
Tickets will be available, at the Early Bird Rate of $125 (after October 15th , tickets will be $150) until September 1st at Banyen Books: 3608 W 4th Ave, Van. or by phone: 604-737-8858
  
Emotional Freedom Technique Workshop
·
Featuring Dr. Lee Pulos, PhD, ABPP & Dr. Heather Fay, MD
Saturday·May 5, 2012
Centre for Peace, Canadian Memorial Church, Vancouver
·
EFT is one of the most powerful and effective therapeutic tools in the world for creating remarkable and impressive personal change and growth.· It can be utilized for a broad spectrum of personal issues including eliminating phobias and fears, healing trauma, panic attacks, stress and anxiety, addictions, sleep dysfunction, belief change, etc., and is one of several approaches of Energy Psychology. Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity!·
 
Two-Day Clinical Hypnosis Training Workshop
·Saturday & Sunday February 18th and 19th 2012

·UBC Robson Square, Vancouver
This workshop will provide the basic skills of clinical hypnosis, including demonstrationsand practice sessions for those who wish to add hypnosis to their repertoire of therapeutic skills. Simultaneously, intermediate/advanced skills in hypnosis utilization willbe provided to the experienced hypnotherapist in areas such as hypnosis for traumatic experiences, relationships, stress, pain, visualization techniques to enhance hypnosis, rapid induction techniques for emergency medicine and dentistry, and much more.The faculty has extensive experience in various areas in the field of hypnotherapy and each will be present on one or both of the days of the workshop.
EXCITING TOPICS INCLUDE:
  • History & Types of Trance; How to Introduce Hypnosis ; Diagnosis
  • Neuroplasticiy and the Use of Metaphors
  • Cave of Brahma – A Powerful Intrapsychic
  • Treatment Technique ·······
  • Acute and Chronic Pain Management
  • Treating Anger and Aggression with Hypnosis
  • Better Sex Through Hypnosis
  • Ritual Formation· for Challenging Life Transitions
  • Women’s Health Common Conditions and Hypnotic Treatments·
  • Mind – Vagal Interaction in Chronic Medical Conditions: Latest Findings
  • Teaching Self-Hypnosis to Clients· to Improve the Outcome of Therapy
  • Consolidating Hypnosis In Your Professional Practice
·Click here to download·brochure and registration form
·
 
Hypnosis and Trauma: Integrating Hypnosis into the Treatment of Traumatized Children and Adults
With Dr. Julie Linden
October 29th and 30th 2011
Registration:  8:30 am   Workshop: 9am - 4:30 pm
This workshop will provide a conceptual framework for understanding why hypnosis is particularly suited to the prevention, assessment and treatment of trauma. A review of the current understanding of neuroplasticity, attachment, hypnotic rapport and dissociation will provide a foundation for hypnotic work. There will be attention to how hypnotic language can be modified for prevention and treatment of trauma. There will also be video examples of cases and experiential exercises to facilitate learning. Participants will be able to
  • conceptualize a new framework for their hypnotic work with children & adults
  • perform at least 3 hypnotic techniques for treating traumatic symptoms
  • explain the relationship between therapeutic play & hypnosis
  • integrate these new techniques into their practices for the benefit of their clients  patients.
The training workshop will be held at
Vancouver General Hospital,
Paetzold Health Ed. Centre
Jimmy Pattison Pavillion-1st Floor,
899 West 12th Ave.
Vancouver, B.C.

Click here to download brochure
and registration form
 

Hypnosis for Children and Teens Workshop
With Dr. Leora Kuttner
April 16th 2011

Registration: ·8:30 am·· Workshop: 9am - 4:30 pm
This one-day intensive is for clinicians working with children or teens who have anxiety, habit disorders, fears, pain, or who are living with medical conditions. Through watching DVD demonstrations, you will have an opportunity to see the use of different forms of hypnosis with children of different ages for a variety of problems.· These problems will include: enuresis, OCD, asthma, thumb sucking, headaches, abdominal pain, insomnia, nightmares, sleep terrors, and needle phobia.
This workshop is for pediatric professionals or graduate students who have already have some understanding of hypnosis at the introductory or intermediate level.·
The training workshop will be held at
Vancouver General Hospital,
Paetzold Health Ed. Centre
Jimmy Pattison Pavillion-1st Floor,
899 West 12th Ave.
Vancouver, B.C.

Click here to download brochure and registration form

2-day Clinical Hypnosis Training Workshop
February 12 & 13th 2011

Exciting Topics Include:
  • EFT and The Biology of Belief;
  • Anxiety and Learning Disabilities in Children & Adolescents;
  • Building Confidence & Self-Esteem;
  • Different Imagery for Different Types of Pain;
  • Better Sex Through Hypnosis;
  • Mind-Immune Interaction in Chronic Medical Conditions;
  • Women’s Health Common Conditions and Hypnotic Treatments;
  • Ideomotor Exploration of the Subconscious & Trance Training;
  • Integrating Hypnosis Into Your Dental/Medical Practice
This workshop will provide the basic skills of clinical hypnosis, including demonstrations and practice sessions for those who wish to add hypnosis to their repertoire of therapeutic skills.
Simultaneously, intermediate/advanced skills in hypnosis utilization will be provided to the experienced hypnotherapist in areas such as hypnosis for traumatic experiences, relationships, stress, chronic pain, visualization techniques to enhance hypnosis, rapid induction techniques for emergency medicine and dentistry, and much more!
The faculty has extensive experience in various areas in the field of hypnotherapy and each will be present on one or both of the days of the workshop.
The training workshop will be held at UBC Robson Square,
located at 800 Robson Street in Vancouver.
Click here to download the brochure and registration form

2010 Fall Workshop

Hypnosis for Mind-Body Healing & Pain Management: Psychoneuroimmunology, Neurobiology, & The Power of the Healer's Beliefs
Featuring Dr. Mark Weisberg, Ph.D., ABPP
We are pleased to present an experiential learning opportunity with Dr. Weisberg. Dr. Weisberg has been involved in clinical practice, teaching, and consultation in integrative mind-body medicine for the last 20 years. He is a Clinical Health Psychologist in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is a Community Adjunct Professor in the Center for Spirituality and Healing, in the Academic Health Center, University of Minnesota. He is Board-Certified in Clinical Health Psychology, American Board of Professional Psychology and a Fellow of the American Psychological Association. Additionally he is a Fellow and Vice President of the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis.
In this workshop, Dr. Weisberg will conduct numerous experiential exercises and will address how to use hypnosis to treat numerous pain syndromes. Participants will learn how to conceptualize an integrative medicine approach to understanding & treating mind-body healing, and will learn at least 5 new hypnotic strategies. Participants will also gain a clearer understanding of their own beliefs that either limit or enhance clinical effectiveness.
Fundamentals for powerful & effective mind-body interventionsPsychoneuroimmunology & Hypnosis: How & Why Mind-Body Medicine Works Neurobiology: Brain Structure, Mind-Body Interactions and Hypnotic StrategiesAn Integrative Approach to Chronic Pain and Digestive PainMastering Obstacles to Treatment: Better Results with the "Difficult Patient"
  • Fundamentals for powerful & effective mind-body interventions
  • Psychoneuroimmunology & Hypnosis: How & Why Mind-Body Medicine Works
  • Neurobiology: Brain Structure, Mind-Body Interactions and Hypnotic Strategies
  • An Integrative Approach to Chronic Pain and Digestive Pain
  • Mastering Obstacles to Treatment: Better Results with the “Difficult Patient”
  • Integration, bringing these skills into your practice