Diploma of Clinical Hypnosis and Strategic Psychotherapy

The 10791NAT Diploma of Clinical Hypnosis and Strategic Psychotherapy qualification from The Institute of Applied Psychology (IAP) is designed for a diverse group of individuals who are interested in enhancing their professional abilities, exploring new career paths, or starting their own business with a focus on helping others. It is ideal for:

  • Those looking to shift their career or venture into a new profession.
  • Professionals with over five years of experience in any field who are eager to enhance their expertise and knowledge, either in a new field or within their current industry.
  • Individuals seeking recognition for their existing skills and knowledge.
  • Current therapists, medical professionals, and allied health workers aiming to acquire additional skills.

This government-accredited 10791NAT Diploma of Clinical Hypnosis and Strategic Psychotherapy provides comprehensive instruction in research-backed skills and knowledge encompassing non-script Neo-Ericksonian hypnosis and contemporary strategic psychotherapy techniques. The course will teach you how to use hypnosis to treat various conditions such as anxiety disorders, phobias, substance abuse problems, weight issues, undesirable behaviours and habits, pain management and psychological issues, amongst others. 

You'll learn how to:

  • Master effective interviewing techniques for quick rapport building and identifying client issues through strategic questioning
  • Learn modern Ericksonian hypnotic inductions, which are more effective than traditional scripted hypnosis
  • Acquire a variety of proven hypnotic techniques for managing pain, addictions, and physical impairments
  • Utilise modern Strategic Psychotherapy for treating procrastination, stress, anxiety, phobias, and other emotional challenges
  • Understand the exclusive Gordian Pillars of Psychotherapy, a simple and effective framework for addressing client problems
  • Gain insights into the essential do's and don'ts of marketing and strategies for building a successful career in the field

This program comprises ten units of eLearning along with 16 live and interactive facilitated practical days, fostering the development of individuals into adept and secure Clinical Hypnotherapists.

10791NAT The Institute of Applied Psychology (IAP)
Career FAQs
  • Awarded by

    The Institute of Applied Psychology (IAP)

  • Qualification

    Diploma, VET

  • Study mode


  • Payment options

    Payment PlanUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 18 months

  • Start date

    Enquire now for upcoming start dates

  • Course fee

    Price may vary

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.