When: Tuesday, 28th March 2017
What Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
Where: Online - join via your computer!
Your Host: Leon Cowen
CPE: 1.5 points
To provide an arena for clinical hypnosis and clinical hypnotherapy to be explained in relation to the practice of natural therapies. The presentation will include topics of common myths, how hypnosis occurs in everyday life, psychosomatic illness, placebo effect, meditation and mindfulness, the integration of hypnosis into a natural therapy practice for anxiety/stress, insomnia, pain, eating disorders, weight loss and Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
1. Identify the relationship between clinical hypnosis and natural therapies.
2. Have a basic understanding of the application of clinical hypnosis in natural therapies.
About your presenter...
Leon W. Cowen is arguably Australia’s most experienced clinical hypnotherapist and clinical hypnotherapy educator. He is acknowledged as a leader in the profession having over 40 years as a therapist, 30 as an educator and a PhD in clinical hypnotherapy education (School of Medicine – University of Western Sydney). Leon is a member and supervisor of many professional associations such as the Australian Hypnotherapist Association, Australian Society of Clinical Hypnotherapists, Psychotherapists and Counsellors Federation of Australia, Australian Counselling Association and the Australian Integrative Medicine Association.
As the Executive Director of the Academy of Applied Hypnosis he brings his experience into the Academy’s training. He lectures at various universities, hospitals and conferences on specialist hypnotherapy techniques, was the inaugural Chair of the Hypnotherapy Council of Australia Educational Advisory Board and has served as a Director of the ATMS.