Presented By: George J. Kappas, MA, LMFT, CCHt
Listening to the client’s subconscious is as important, if not more, than the giving of hypnotic suggestion. Understanding dreams provides us that opportunity and more. HMI provides an approach to Dream Therapy that is simple, powerful and effective. Presented in his unique style of humor and metaphor, HMI Director George Kappas, M.A., M.F.T., outlines his inviting style and strategy for Dream Therapy.
Presented By: John Melton, CCHt
A Hypnotherapist can never have too many tools to assist clients in reaching their goals. HMI Staff Therapist John Melton, C.Ht., shows you how to incorporate Erik Erikson’s Stages of Development into your hypnotherapy practice. Plus, learn how and when to use tools such as a biofeedback machine, hypno-disc, pen-light and pendulum in conjunction with hypnotic techniques.
Presented By: Tanya Nord, MA, CCHt
Tanya Nord, M.A., C.Ht., introduces the use of “Hypno-Diagnostic Tools,” a phrase HMI coined to describe a collection of techniques designed to give the subconscious mind a voice, helping to reveal the underlying beliefs that shape the emotional responses and automatic behavior of the client. Through her guidance and demonstration you can begin exploring these fascinating tools with both yourself and your clients.
Presented By: Elaine Perliss, CCHt
Another pioneering concept by Dr. John Kappas was his extensive use of handwriting analysis as an “ideomotor response” that provides valuable insights to the client’s subconscious behaviors and personality traits. In this lesson Elaine Perliss, C.Ht., will introduce you to the art and science of Handwriting Analysis, demonstrating the most important elements to immediately begin analyzing your handwriting as well as your client’s.
Presented By: Susie Kappas, CCHt, EFT Master
Certified EFT Trainer Susie Kappas, CCHt, introduces Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) and how to use it as an extraordinary addition to your hypnotherapy practice. EFT is like acupressure for the emotions. It uses gentle tapping on the body's energy meridians while tuned into an issue. It balances your energy around that issue and releases negative thoughts, events, pain, fear, stress, cravings and so much more.
Presented By: John Kappas
This clinical case features Dr. John Kappas working with Holly, a female in her early forties, wanting to lose weight, build up her confidence and stop smoking.