One of the questions we often get asked from potential students who are interested in our Manchester hypnotherapy training course is ‘How long will it be until I can start practising as a hypnotherapist’. So we thought it worthy of a brief blog to explain.
The answer is – fairly quickly ! Firstly, you can relax, you are in good hands here. Clifton Practice Hypnotherapy Training (CPHT) has been in operation for nearly 25 years, and we have trained a lot of solution focused hypnotherapists in that time ! We have over 20 UK locations at the time of writing up and down the country.
Hypnotherapy Training senior lecturers
Jane and I (Debbie) are your senior lecturers, and we look after you. We remember, how it was when we started training to become solution focused hypnotherapists. In fact, we met on this very same course at CPHT Manchester that you are looking at now. We never thought that one day we would end up full circle. We both are now full time solution focused hypnotherapists with our own busy practices. We love what we do because it’s so positive and helpful to clients. We also love having a captive audience in our teaching to encourage new practitioners in their new careers.
Back to the Question…
So let’s get back to the question… we realise you are keen to get going, and also to recuperate the training costs. The good news is that you can start to practice as a student whilst you are training ! In fact, from month 1, you will be able to confidently practice relaxation on the couch with family and friends as a student practitioner.
Each module builds more knowledge that you can practice outside the teaching room. So, as we add weight management, or phobias, or smoking cessation, and more structure to the sessions, you will be able to go and practice that with your appreciative volunteers. You will also learn psychotherapy skills – you will soon see that it’s not all about what happens on the couch. No swinging watches or old fashioned stage induction tricks here.
Hypnotherapy supervision and support
We provide individual support as needed between weekends and we have group supervision each month. After month 8, and subject to having completed key tasks and approved by your tutors you can start to charge half price to your clients as a student practitioner.
What this means is, by the time you complete the course, 10 months later, you will have had lots of practice. You will have seen the results working with your volunteers, and you may have already started to get word of mouth referrals.
We even give you the tools to measure outcomes with your clients. See this other blog for more information tools to check outcome measures with your hypnotherapy clients
The next course starts in February 2020, don’t miss out, this could be the perfect thing for you. Contact us for details. 07724 855395 www.cphtmanchester.co.uk
With best wishes,
Debbie (right) & Jane (left)