Our annual convention is the largest and friendliest of its type and attracts members from around the world to share ideas, philosophies, experiences, and friendships. Add to that our mid-winter Solid Gold conference, local chapters for year-round networking, and NGH Social Media sites (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+) for member discussions and networking. You will make new friends and establish professional contacts.
Year-round continuing education seminars and workshops on a wide spectrum of subjects are scheduled for our members at locations around the country. Specialty Certifications earned through live, hands-on workshops. Member-only DVD rental library of hundreds of workshops and seminars. You will increase your knowledge and skills. If you are already certified by organizations with comparable certification requirements, you may be eligible for certification by reciprocity. Include all information about your training and/or certification when you apply for membership.
The Journal of Hypnotism® has been acclaimed as the leading quarterly magazine of its type. This and the e-zine HYPNO-GRAM® newsletter are available only to our members. You will be informed.
The National Guild of Hypnotists was commended in the May 11, 1993 and December 11, 2014 issue of the CONGRESSIONAL RECORD for its accomplishments and we are acknowledged, even by other professional hypnotism groups, as #1 in the field. You will be proud to share in this recognition.
Coursework and Instruction
The course includes 100 hours of instruction, self-study,
one-on-one practice, and demonstration
75 hours of classroom plus 25 hours home study
Classes follow a mixed format of Live Demonstrations, Techniques, and voted most important by past classes
one on one, hands-on experience starting in your first
A great amount of comprehension is gathered from
working with each other in class.
Besides working with each other, greeting your first one
on one client in class allows you to know what you
From direct supervision during sessions combine with
reviews after each session in
A Q&A approach allows you to discover how more than
one answer fits a question.
1. What is Hypnosis?
2. Suggestibility and your clients
3. Influences of Hypnosis
4. Cautions of Hypnosis
5. History of Hypnosis
7. How to Hypnotize
8. Trance depth
9. Suggestions management based on
10. The conscious /unconscious mind
11. Mechanical aids
12. Additional aids
13. Additional Induction’s
14. Deepening techniques
16. Anesthesia management
17. Smoking cessation
18. Weight management
20. Session Structure
21. Behavioral Assessment
22. Goal Setting
23. Imagery Psychology and Hypnosis
24. Additional Scripts and Techniques
25. How to run a Six-hour
self Hypnosis course
26. Age regression
27. Your Hypnosis practice
28. Written exam: We will work together in making this seamless in building
"Join with us. Learn with us. Grow with us. Let us bring you closer to the heart of this wonderful profession!"
Principles of Hypnotherapy
Study Exploring myths about Hypnosis
Study Understanding Psychology and Hypnosis
Study Mind/ Body
Study Transpersonal Psychology and Hypnosis
Study Consulting Hypnotism
Study Ericksonian Approaches to Hypnotism
Study Counseling Skills for Hypnotists
Center For Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy
NGH members receive:
Join us in our Hypnosis educational
conference held each year in New England.
Ask us about our payment plan
National Guild of Hypnotist Certification offers Graduates an opportunity to utilize hypnosis as a career or as an adjunct to an existing professional career either Part Time or Part time in medicine, mental health, teaching or counseling.
medical health care professionals or alternative health care professionals. Upon successful completion of this course and the required assignments or practicum, you will be awarded your NGH Hypnosis Certification.
You'll have the independence in your choice of hours and days to work combined with the ability to work Part time or Full time at your profession While working with clients you have the added value of strengthening your own belief system from the work your performing
There’s never been a better time to become a Certified Consulting Hypnotist. You have the option to develop your own scripting, techniques, and courses while building your client's database Support continues after graduation
Other Modalities you can study and add to your skill sets, Neuro-Linguistics Programming (NLP), Life Coaching, Myers Briggs Testing, Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT), Clinical vs Spirituality approaches, Dowsing for answers. It's unlimited as you can work with individuals, groups, and corporations.
For some, it becomes a profession, others blend Hypnosis into their existing practices. Email Us
This has proven to be very successful for accelerated learning and the
students enjoy the process.
Member Benefits at NGH
All NGH members are guaranteed the following as a part of NGH:
Strength: Established in 1950, the Guild has grown to over 18,000 members, with over 100 local chapters in 89 different countries. A growing percentage of our members have academic credentials in other fields, including medicine, psychology, counseling, and nursing.
The National Guild of Hypnotists has been acknowledged, even by other professional hypnotism groups, as the number one association in the field. We invite you to share in the prestige and recognition membership brings, by joining the nation’s premier hypnosis organization.
Resources: As a member, you’ll have access to the largest library of hypnosis related DVD’s/CD’s/MP3’s. You’ll be entitled to substantial discounts on books, DVD’s, and audio CD’s, equipment and seminars. To help educate your clients, we’ve prepared a series of pre-printed informational brochures on a number of relative topics.
Information: Educating and providing information to our membership is our most important service. To ensure members stay informed of all issues affecting their profession, all receive the HYPNO-GRAM® e-zine newsletter and the acclaimed Journal of Hypnotism®publications.
Year-round continuing education seminars and workshops on a wide spectrum of subjects are scheduled for our members at locations around the country. Opportunities are presented to sharpen skills, not only in the art and science of hypnotism but also in the areas of marketing and managing successful practices.
Opportunity: Our staff handles a multitude of calls and emails from prospective clients and media professionals from around the world, seeking referrals to local Guild-certified hypnotists. We have referred many clients, and many writers and TV and radio producers directly to appropriate Guild members.
Integrity: The Guild maintains standard codes of conduct and a strict code of ethics for all individuals and organizations in the field of hypnotism. A peer ethics committee exists to investigate any complaints. We strive to achieve harmony, mutual trust and cooperation among practitioners, and respect within the community.
Recognition: As a professional, certified member of the Guild, you will receive an impressive 11″ x 14″ certificate and an NGH Membership ID card, indicating your credentials and membership in the prestigious NGH. Certified Membership requires a minimum of 100 hours of training. (Equal to 2 college semesters)
Insurance: Certified members of NGH are eligible to apply for professional liability insurance for their practice as certified hypnotists. Malpractice protection at reasonable rates!
Credibility: Our staff works on your behalf 7 days a week, protecting, promoting and advancing the art, science, and philosophy of hypnotism. The Guild continues to make progress in establishing the profession of hypnotism and receives the highest accolades and commendations from various state and national government offices.
Certification: NGH offers a hypnotism certification core-curriculum which is taught by certified instructors (CI’s) throughout the world. Minimum requirement for certification is two semesters of hypnotism training. 15 hours of continuing education credits are recommended annually to maintain active certification, a separate board has been created to administer exams for Board Certification at three higher levels of academic and practical experience. BCH, FNGH, DNGH
Certified Hypnotist: A membership for professional hypnotists. Receive an initial 11″ x 14″ Certified Hypnotist certificate suitable for framing, annual Renewal 8″x 10″ certificate, and embossed membership card.
Your impressive Certified Hypnotist Certificate and Membership ID card convey a professional image to all who see them. You will be proud to display your credentials.
If you are not in the field professionally, but have a general interest in hypnotism and would like to join as a non-certified Associate Member, you will receive an Associate Member certificate, embossed membership card, the Journal of Hypnotism® and HYPNO-GRAM® subscription, discounts, and member-rates at special events.
Click here to apply or phone us at (781) 924-5454.
Members receive discounts on hypnotism-related books, CDs, DVDs, MP3’s, equipment, and seminars. We also have a Hypnotism Continuing Education DVD Library, professional liability insurance available to members. Members also receive referrals through NGH's computer database and national Public Relations programs. They have access to an Internet web site with downloadable features. There is a close affiliation with NFH #104 OPEIU AFL/CIO CLC for legislative lobbying. And prompt professional service by a friendly staff which works on behalf of our members. Savings from these benefits virtually pay your dues in just the first few months.
If you have any questions feel free to call 800-446-2778 or email us. If you'd like an informational meeting with your instructor Larry Quemere to review the information and answer any questions just let us know. We'll set a time to review the information by coming into the office, Skype or Zoom conferencing.
National Guild of Hypnotist Certification Course
A small selection of titles your clients will be asking help with
Children Staying in their own bed
Going to the Dentist
Learning Enhancement and Memory
Imagination and visualization
Learn to let go
Weight a partial list of what clients come to us for