CPD - Seminars

UNDERSTANDING & WORKING WITH OBESITY

Saturday 16th September 2017 - Bournemouth

 

In the UK we are experiencing an obesity crisis, research suggest that more and more of the population will die from diseases related to obesity. 

When people think of the type of work Hypnotherapists do, weight loss is one of the first things that they think of. In fact weight loss hypnotherapy is complex and can often be difficult to achieve good outcomes. 

The key to success in this area is to have a through understanding of obesity and the many elements involved in offering a hypnotherapy weight loss program.

Our one day seminar will enable you to gain that understanding of obesity and equip you with the knowledge to develop your own hypnotherapy weight loss program, diverse enough to accommodate each client's individual requirements. 

 

The seminar is suitable for qualified & student Hypnotherapists 

You will learn: 

Definitions of Obesity, Measurement and Prevalence

Causes & Consequences of Obesity

Contributors to obesity

Prejudice’s

Health Consequences   

Co-Morbidities 

Contributing Factors

The Problems of Yo-Yo Dieting 

Super Morbid Obesity - what is SMO

The differences in working with SMO clients

Responsibilities of Hypnotherapists working with Obesity & Super Morbidly Obese clients

Multi Modal approaches

Client assessment

Overview of the Hypnotherapy techniques to help your clients reduce weight

Client Tasking

 

Full course materials and certificate of attendance will be provided

Date - Saturday 16h September 2017. 9.15 am - 5.15pm

Tea and coffee provided 

Location

Marsham Court Hotel, 3 Russell-Cotes Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset BH1 3AB

https://marshamcourthotel.co.uk

Cost

One Day Obesity Seminar -  £99 

Members of The Professional Hypnotherapy Network - £89  

 Payment may be made by Bank Transfer, Paypal, or Credit/Debit Card. 

Places are limited

To book your place please contact:

lindsay@lindsayshepherd.co.uk


An Introduction to Working with Children & Teenagers

Sunday 17th September 2017 - 9.15am - 5.15pm

Is Hypnotherapy suitable for Children and young people? 

Yes, absolutely! 

However, because of the different considerations when working with children & teenagers, many Hypnotherapists are wary of doing so.  

Our one day seminar is an introduction to understanding what you need to know and how to start to build your knowledge of adapting your skills to working with this growing client group. The day  will enable you to gain that understanding & equip you with the knowledge to begin to develop your own children’s hypnotherapy programs to accommodate each client's individual requirements. 

The seminar is suitable for both qualified and student hypnotherapists

You will learn

Consent & safeguarding 

Communication  

When & how to work with parents 

How to explain your work to your young clients

Client Tasking

What to look out for

Typical presenting issues

Adapting interventions for children


Date - Sunday 17th September 2017. 9.15 am - 5.15pm

Tea and coffee provided 

Location

Location

Marsham Court Hotel, 3 Russell-Cotes Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset BH1 3AB

https://marshamcourthotel.co.uk

Fee

One Day ‘Introduction to Working with Children and Teenagers Seminar’ -  £99 

Members of  The Professional Hypnotherapy Network - £89

Payment may be made by Bank Transfer, Paypal, or Credit/Debit Card. 

Places are limited

To book your place please contact:

lindsay@lindsayshepherd.co.uk


Your Trainer

Lindsay Shepherd

Lindsay runs a very successful practice in Bournemouth, she specialises in Obesity, Habit Reversal and Paediatric Hypnotherapy. 

In recent years Lindsay has seen a growing number of younger clients, for issues ranging from fears, phobias, selective eating,  OCD, Tics & habits, anxiety and confidence and self esteem. She noticed that many collegues were referring thise clients to her rather than working with them themselves. She has developed the Introduction to working with children and young people to help hypnotherapists feel more confident with these clients

As a former marketing director she also helps therapists develop their businesses. She was a runner up in the 2013 Venus Business Awards. She is also a senior tutor with The Anglo European College Of Therapeutic Hypnosis. she is a founder member & Business Development Director of The Professional Hypnotherapy network

Lindsay has successfully reduced her own weight by several stones, she did this by experimenting with many hypnotic techniques, developing her own methods & self hypnosis. She researched obesity and weight loss extensively, took advice from Doctor’s, nutritionists and fitness experts and created her own personal program, which she has now developed for her clients. Lindsay has worked with fitness expert Jessie Pavelka and was an ambassador for the  ‘Pavelka Health Revolution’

Lindsay is an expert in working with clients who are classed as Super Morbidly Obese, one  of her clients has reduced her weight by 17 stones, another by 15 stones! She regularly works at residential bootcamps helping clients develop their mental strength, motivation & self esteem. 

Please do get in touch if you have any questions.

lindsay@lindsayshepherd.co.uk