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Online Certification Courses and Seminars from the American Hypnosis Association are an excellent way to expand your knowledge and continue your education in the growing and exciting field of Hypnotherapy.


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  1. Hypnosis for Test Anxiety and Success - Online Certification Course

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  1. NLP Practitioner Certification - 10-Day Online Certification Course

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  1. Emergency Hypnosis - Online Course

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  1. Dr. Kappas Atlanta Series - Graduate Course

Free CEU Seminars

  1. Emotional and Physical Sexuality 1
  2. Emotional and Physical Sexuality 2
  3. Hypnosis in History - Free Online Seminar
  4. Mental Bank Seminar

$109 Specialty Certification Courses

  1. Healing the Inner Child - Online Certification Course
  2. Hypnosis and Sports Performance - Online Certification Course
  3. Trauma Recovery Hypnosis - Online Certification Course

$159 Specialty Certification Courses

  1. Advanced Handwriting Analysis - Online Certification Course
  2. Advanced Imagery - Online Certification Course
  3. Handwriting Analysis - Online Certification Course
  4. Hypnosis and ADHD - Online Certification Course
  5. Hypnosis and Childbirth - Online Certification Course
  6. Hypnosis and Grief Recovery - Online Certification Course
  7. Hypnosis and Pain Management - Online Certification Course
  8. Hypnosis and PTSD - Online Certification Course
  9. Hypnosis and Seniors - Online Certification Course
  10. Hypnosis and Smoking Cessation - Online Certification Course
  11. Hypnosis and Tinnitus - Online Certification Course
  12. Hypnosis and Weight Loss - Online Certification Course
  13. Hypnosis for Anxieties and Fears - Online Certification Course
  14. Hypnosis for Clients with Cancer - Online Certification Course
  15. Hypnosis for Immune Disorders - Online Certification Course
  16. Hypnosis for Insomnia and Sleep Disorders - Online Certification Course
  17. Hypnosis for the Caregiver - Online Certification Course
  18. Past-Life Regression Therapy - Online Certification Course
  19. Pre and Post Surgery Hypnosis - Online Certification Course

$268 Specialty Certification Courses

  1. Hypnosis and Weight Loss Package - Certification Course and Case History Series

$295 Specialty Certification Courses

  1. Ericksonian Hypnosis - Online Certification Course
  2. Therapeutic Imagery Facilitator - Online Certification Course
  3. Therapeutic Imagery Master - Online Certification Course

$425 Specialty Certification Courses

  1. Imagery Facilitator Package - Online Certification Course

$995 Specialty Certification Courses

  1. Therapeutic Imagery Training - Full Online Program

$20 Continuing Education Seminars

  1. 2023-09-30 / Sep 2023 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Hypnosis Falsely Blamed
    • Introduction to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
    • HMI Student and Graduate Tips for Creating More Ease and Success
  2. 2023-05-13 / May 2023 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Is Our Soul a Secret Problem Solver?
    • Mindfulness, Intention, and Meditation
    • Taming the Critical Inner Voice
  3. 2023-02-25 / Feb 2023 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Extreme Self Care: Feed Your True Needs, Say Goodbye to Cravings
    • Psychosynthesis: Creative Imagination and the Expansion of Consciousness
    • Why Your Hypnotherapy Website is so Important!
  4. 2022-10-15 / Oct 2022 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Numerology - The Language of Numbers as a Tool for Success!
    • Conversations with Ghosts and Gods: Imaginal Dialogue in Therapy
    • The Art of Wish-Making
  5. 2022-08-20 / Aug 2022 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • The Eel and the Blowfish: A Graphic Novel of Dreams, Trauma, and Healing
    • Create a Professional Zoom Group Experience
    • Mental Bank Magic
  6. 2022-05-21 / May 2022 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Truly Mindful Coloring
    • Parts Therapy – A Powerful 4 Step Process to Changing Lives
    • Hacking Happiness Hormones
  7. 2022-02-19 / Feb 2022 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Make Your Hypnotherapy Material Look Professional
    • Why Can’t Anyone See My Website?
    • When the Calling to Help Becomes the Obstacle
  8. 2021-03-27 / Mar 2021 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Hypnosis for Past Life Regression Therapy
    • Introduction to Professional Podcasting
    • Wisdom of the Body-Mind in Hypnotherapy
  9. 2020-11-07 / Nov 2020 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Super Power Style: Dressing with Intention
    • Making Fast and Permanent Change
    • Emotional Resiliency and the Actor
  10. 2020-02-22 / Feb 2020 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • The 12 Steps of AA and Hypnotherapy
    • Transcendent Aspects of the Human Experience
    • Tapping the Subconscious through Conversational Hypnosis
  11. 2019-11-16 / Nov 2019 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • The Decision Factor
    • Ericksonian Hypnosis and Therapeutic Metaphors
    • Aging Well: Staying Sharp with Hypnotherapy
  12. 2019-08-17 / Aug 2019 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Introduction to Applied Suicide Intervention Skills (ASIST)
    • Teens - Managing Stress in this Fast-Paced Competitive World
    • Uplifting Depression - How Hypnotherapy Can Help
  13. 2019-05-11 / May 2019 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Getting Comfortable with Silence
    • Ericksonian Hypnosis and Trance Phenomena
    • Making the Unconscious Conscious
  14. 2019-03-23 / Mar 2019 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Superbrain Yoga and Pranic Healing
    • Business Basics: Tools to Get, Retain and Help More Clients
    • Sacred Breath and the Human Potential
  15. 2019-02-16 / Feb 2019 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Ethics and Boundaries for California Therapists
    • NLP: Principles and Strategies of Success
    • The Gifts of Trauma
  16. 2018-11-10 / Nov 2018 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Build and Enhance your Hypnotherapy Practice with Group Hypnosis
    • Helping Hypnotherapy Clients with Driving Anxiety
    • Spoon Bending - Come to the PK Party!
  17. 2018-06-16 / Jun 2018 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Stress Relief Techniques
    • Sigil Magic Imagery - Draw your Way to Success
    • The Enneagram as the Gateway to Hypnotic Trance
  18. 2018-05-12 / May 2018 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Mindfulness and Hypnotherapy
    • Doing Time - Rehabilitating the Incarcerated
    • Important Dynamics in Creating Successful Relationships
  19. 2018-03-24 / Mar 2018 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • How Forgiveness Impacts Brain Functioning
    • Taking Positive Psychology to Corporations
    • Marketing Mastery - The Basics of Building your Practice
  20. 2018-01-20 / Jan 2018 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Embracing Your Shadow Self
    • Social Media Marketing from Your Smartphone
    • The Power of Colors
  21. 2017-10-28 / Oct 2017 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Body/Mind Imaging - Creating Powerful, Personal Presence
    • So you want to write a book?!
    • Hypnotic Remedies for Three Productivity Poisons
  22. 2017-08-26 / Aug 2017 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Hypnosis and Anxiety
    • The Client Drought, A Shift in Perspective Can Shift Your Experience
    • Is it Intuition, or is it NLP?
  23. 2017-07-29 / Jul 2017 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Hypnotherapy and Rehab: An Inside Look
    • Cancer: The Path of Diagnosis to Hypnosis
    • Clearing up Traumas at the Energy Level
  24. 2017-02-25 / Feb 2017 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • The Incredible Power of the Mind/Body Connection
    • The Insider Secret to Generating and Retaining New Clients
    • Working with Children and Children on the Autism Spectrum
  25. 2017-01-28 / Jan 2017 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Say What?! Using Radio, TV, Writing and Talks to Build Your Practice
    • The Basic Understanding and Principles of NLP
    • Creating Easy and Effortless Hypnosis Workshops
  26. 2016-10-29 / Oct 2016 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Make Anxiety Your Best Friend
    • Therapeutic Creative Journaling
    • Crystal Singing Bowls and Hypnosis
  27. 2016-08-27 / Aug 2016 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • How Not to Give into Naysayers
    • Healing Developmental Trauma and Adaptation with Hypnosis
    • Transformation: Tools for Changing Behavior
  28. 2016-07-30 / Jul 2016 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • 5 Powerful Ways to Launch, Market, and Grow Your Hypnotherapy Practice
    • Help Your Clients Overcome Writer's Block
    • Spiritual Tarot: Hypnotic Applications for the Archetypes of Tarot
  29. 2016-06-25 / Jun 2016 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Hoarding: How It Can Harm, How You Can Help
    • Using Hypnosis in Dealing with Change
    • Empowered Speaking for Success
  30. 2016-04-30 / Apr 2016 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • How to Release Self-Limiting Beliefs
    • The Art of Positive Thinking
    • Shadows, Sabotage and Subconscious Success
  31. 2016-02-27 / Feb 2016 AHA Conference - Online Course
    • Healthy Boundaries
    • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Hypnosis
    • The Empty Leash - Hypnosis and the Loss of a Beloved Pet

$75 Continuing Education Seminars

  1. Advanced Law and Ethics
  2. Advertising and Promotion 1
  3. Advertising and Promotion 2
  4. Advertising and Promotion 3
  5. Advertising and Promotion 4
  6. Advertising and Promotion 5
  7. Biofeedback 1
  8. Biofeedback 2
  9. Body Syndromes - Online Course
  10. Business Practices
  11. Child Hypnosis
  12. Clinical Case Presentation Volume 2
  13. Clinical Case Presentation Volume 3
  14. Clinical Case Presentation Volume 4
  15. Clinical Case Presentation Volume 5
  16. Clinical Case Presentation Volume 6
  17. Clinical Case Presentation Volume 7
  18. Clinical Case Presentation Volume 8
  19. Counseling and Interviewing
  20. Creating a Professional Zoom Room - Online Course
  21. Crisis Intervention
  22. Dream Therapy
  23. Emotional Freedom Technique
  24. Ericksonian Hypnosis
  25. Ethics in Therapy 1
  26. Ethics in Therapy 2
  27. Family Systems
  28. Fears and Phobias
  29. First Consultation
  30. General Self Improvement
  31. Habit Control
  32. Handwriting Analysis
  33. HMI Book Club with Marc Gravelle, CHt - Online Course
  34. Hypno-Diagnostic Tools A
  35. Hypno-Diagnostic Tools B
  36. Hypnosis for Managing Chronic Health Conditions - Online Course
  37. Hypnotic Modalities
  38. Hypnotic Regression/Past Life
  39. Intuitive and Energy Healing
  40. Kappasinian Hypnosis
  41. Law and Ethics
  42. Low Blood Sugar
  43. Medical Hypnosis
  44. Neuro Linguistic Programming 1
  45. Neuro Linguistic Programming 2
  46. Sexual Dysfunction - Online Course
  47. Substance Abuse
  48. Therapeutic Imagery 1
  49. Therapeutic Imagery 2
  50. Therapeutic Journaling

$109 Continuing Education Seminars

  1. Clinical Case History Package 1 - Dr. John Kappas - Online Course
  2. Clinical Case History Package 3 - HMI Instructors - Online Course
  3. EFT Basic - Emotional Freedom Technique - Online Course
  4. Explode Your Practice with Phone and Skype Sessions - Online Course
  5. Healing Power of Hypnotic Scripts - Online Course
  6. Healthy Boundaries - Online Course
  7. Hypnosis and Weight Loss - Case History Series - Online Course
  8. Intimate Conversations with Dr. John Kappas - Online Course
  9. Introduction to Biofeedback - Parts 1 and 2 - Online Course
  10. Love, Sex and Intimacy - Online Course
  11. Master the Arm Raising - Online Course
  12. Rapid and Instant Inductions - Online Course
  13. Stage Hypnosis - Demonstrational Techniques - Online Course
  14. The ABC's of Success - Online Course
  15. The Power of Releasing Guilt and Shame - Online Course
  16. Thirteen Breaths to Freedom - Online Course

$159 Continuing Education Seminars

  1. Advanced Advertising and Promotion - Online Course
  2. Business Practices - Online Course
  3. Counseling and Interviewing - Online Course
  4. EFT Advanced - Emotional Freedom Technique - Online Course
  5. Hypnosis and the Law of Attraction - Online Course
  6. Imagery for Life Passages - Online Course
  7. Metaphysical Imagery - Online Course
  8. Mythic and Archetypal Imagery - Online Course
  9. Podcasting for Your Hypnotherapy Practice - Online Course
  10. Psychosynthesis Transpersonal Workshop
    Integrating Spirituality into Your Life and Work - NEW Online Course

$195 Continuing Education Seminars

  1. Clinical Research Articles Course - Online Course
  2. Hypnosis 101 - Foundations in Hypnotherapy - Online Course

$224 Continuing Education Seminars

  1. Advanced Advertising and Promotion Bundle - Online Course

$595 Continuing Education Seminars

  1. Staff Class with Dr. John Kappas - HMI Vintage Series Lessons 1-78

AHA Pay-Per-View Comments

Hypnosis in History
2024-04-12 at 17:09 Pacific Time

I found it very interesting, and informative.
E.O. from Fishers, Indiana, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-12 at 14:54 Pacific Time

Very interesting information. I learned a lot I didn't know.
R.F. from San Francisco, California, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-12 at 13:59 Pacific Time

I love it, every bit of it. The video and the workbook. I learned a lot and am excited to learn more. Thank you!
M.C. from Miri, Sarawak, MY


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-12 at 12:18 Pacific Time

It was interesting to learn about the history of hypnosis.
M.H. from Lincolnton, North Carolina, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-12 at 09:58 Pacific Time

I found the lesson very intriguing. It was very easy to follow and keep my attention throughout. I love that you give an option to read through the workbook and/or follow in a video format.
C.L. from Sharonville, Ohio, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-12 at 08:14 Pacific Time

Absolutely amazing course I can’t wait to see what the future brings.
J.R. from Saint Augustine, Florida, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-12 at 08:10 Pacific Time

It was interesting. It's fascinating how far back hypnosis goes.
V.S. from Riverside, California, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-11 at 02:46 Pacific Time

Learned a lot about history. Very informative.
G.B. from Colombo, LK


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-10 at 22:37 Pacific Time

Very impressive content and I was so happy to get to know about all this.
G.B. from Pannipitiya, Colombo District, LK


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-10 at 19:04 Pacific Time

I enjoyed learning about the history in a concise time frame. The overview piqued my interest to dive deeper into the history. I did miss out on the mention of Carl Jung, my personal hero. Cheers!
N.J. from Covington, Kentucky, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-10 at 14:53 Pacific Time

I loved it. It was very eye opening and interesting but mostly educational!
J.B. from Bend, Oregon, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-10 at 11:14 Pacific Time

Thank you. I appreciate the opportunity to retake this quiz. I feel more confident now.
R.P. from Nutley, New Jersey, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-09 at 22:10 Pacific Time

This was very interesting!
K.M. from Webster Groves, Missouri, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-09 at 19:02 Pacific Time

It was great and useful, I feel excited to learn more.
K.M. from Kenosha, Wisconsin, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-09 at 13:38 Pacific Time

I found the information extremely eye-opening and useful. I am eager to dive deeper into what I learned in the video!
A.B. from Fortson, Georgia, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-09 at 13:05 Pacific Time

This was super interesting! Definitely the best hypnosis history video I've ever seen.
T.M. from San Antonio, Texas, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-08 at 21:45 Pacific Time

It was very interesting to learn the history.
A.C. from Sacramento, California, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-08 at 12:13 Pacific Time

Well done, informative, and enjoyable.
E.E. from Lacey, Washington, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-07 at 19:43 Pacific Time

It was very informative, I liked it.
M.G. from Sarasota, Florida, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-06 at 22:41 Pacific Time

NICE lesson! I liked it. Hope to learn more.
Q.Y. from Huanggang, Hubei, CN


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-06 at 19:38 Pacific Time

Love it! It was fascinating and informative. Entertaining as well.
B.S. from Lake Stevens, Washington, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-06 at 18:45 Pacific Time

Great, learned a lot about the history of hypnosis.
S.H. from Saint Louis, Missouri, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-05 at 21:31 Pacific Time

Very informative, thank you.
E.P. from Westlake Village, California, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-05 at 08:20 Pacific Time

I like this lesson, it is very informative. I have reviewed already the history of hypnosis prior to this test and book with my AI so I was a bit familiar with some facts. Thank you.
I.T. from Ft Walton Bch, Florida, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-03 at 18:41 Pacific Time

Great, I loved learning about the origins of Hypnotherapy.
E.P. from Santa Monica, California, US


Dr. Kappas Atlanta Series
2024-04-03 at 16:30 Pacific Time

Great class, thank you! I love the Atlanta Series.
K.F. from Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-03 at 10:40 Pacific Time

I enjoyed it. It was informative and concise. It is a good introduction to the history of hypnosis for someone who has no real foundational knowledge.
A.S. from Saint Johns, Arizona, US


Hypnosis and Smoking Cessation - Online Certification Course
2024-04-03 at 05:46 Pacific Time

I really enjoyed this program and learned a lot.
M.B. from Melbourne, Florida, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-02 at 23:15 Pacific Time

It was interesting seeing the progression of hypnosis. I found the idea that Sigmund Freud's rejection of it led to its less mainstream reach to be especially fascinating.
G.A. from Newbury Park, California, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-02 at 22:28 Pacific Time

Great to understand the evolution through time to understand the technique.
D.H. from West Hollywood, California, US


Hypnosis and the Law of Attraction
2024-04-02 at 14:31 Pacific Time

This was an AMAZING COURSE! So Grateful for Joe, and everyone who made this possible. So much valuable information. I will absolutely be watching this again!
J.R. from Bailey, Colorado, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-02 at 09:46 Pacific Time

That was an awesome excursion into the history of hypnosis.
M.B. from Lexington, Massachusetts, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-02 at 03:03 Pacific Time

I enjoyed learning the history. Very interesting.
K.M. from Torrington, Connecticut, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-01 at 16:12 Pacific Time

Loved it. It's so interesting and knowledgeable. I enjoyed every minute of learning and can't wait to register.
M.P. from Lowell, Oregon, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-01 at 12:25 Pacific Time

I liked this lesson very much, the use of storytelling was effective.
J.P. from Sherman Oaks, California, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-04-01 at 09:34 Pacific Time

It was great! Very informative and interesting!
C.W. from Henderson, Texas, US


Hypnosis and the Law of Attraction
2024-03-31 at 14:51 Pacific Time

I have to say the instructor felt like a friend and it was sad to say goodbye, he had great anecdotes and stories to inspire us, good energy and he lives what he teaches. Thank you so much!
V.P. from Majadahonda, Madrid, ES


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-31 at 08:31 Pacific Time

this lesson was so fulfilling and informative. Very fun as I love history. Very exciting to think that I may have the chance of becoming a student of your institution.
B.S. from Lawrenceville, Georgia, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-30 at 00:01 Pacific Time

The class was very historically informative and eye opening.
J.C. from Titusville, Florida, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-29 at 21:55 Pacific Time

Cleverly engaging. Thank you, it was great.
D.G. from Beirut, LB


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-29 at 20:59 Pacific Time

I enjoyed it more than I expected. It was entertaining.
D.D. from San Antonio, Texas, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-29 at 18:00 Pacific Time

It was very informative. Interesting how one person can take the theory of hypnosis and translate it into something different. I would like to see where Hypnotherapy goes from here.
R.C. from Menifee, California, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-29 at 12:40 Pacific Time

I learned a lot of fun facts regarding a serious topic. Cool!
M.R. from Kissimmee, Florida, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-29 at 08:43 Pacific Time

I enjoyed the portion of Dr. Sigmund Freud, Emile Coue, and the history portion of how long hypnosis has been around. I appreciate how the video describes many doctors becoming fascinated with hypnosis process but then how easy it was for people to discredit it. I believe that hypnosis can help an individual go within themselves and heal without medication that only helps with the symptoms but not the main problem.
J.D. from Saint Johns, Florida, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-28 at 20:10 Pacific Time

This lesson contained fascinating information!
L.G. from Greenwood, Indiana, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-28 at 19:09 Pacific Time

I enjoyed the lesson very much.
A.E. from San Bernardino, California, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-28 at 19:04 Pacific Time

It was interesting! I enjoyed learning about how hypnosis has progressed overtime.
I.O. from Portland, Oregon, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-28 at 15:36 Pacific Time

Great course, very interesting and informative.
N.B. from Houston, Texas, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-28 at 15:22 Pacific Time

It was thorough. The teaching of the subject matter through a chronology of salient ideas adopted from ancient times to the present was an effective way to teach the subject matter.
R.R. from Hallandale Beach, Florida, US


Hypnosis in History
2024-03-28 at 10:21 Pacific Time

It was very interesting to see the history of hypnotherapy.
L.B. from Bonner Springs, Kansas, US


Hypnosis in History Online Seminar

Hypnosis in History

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