2018 Conference

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2018 SCEH Annual Conference -- Save the Date!

69th Annual Workshops & Scientific Program

Hypnosis in Integrated/Integrative Healthcare: Collaborative, Connected and Creative Approaches

October 10-14, 2018

Embassy Suites by Hilton Convention Center Las Vegas
Las Vegas, Nevada

Introductory, Skills and Advanced Workshops plus Scientific Session.

Workshops meet accepted Standards of Training in Clinical Hypnosis.

Registration will open in June 2018.

Call for Papers now underway.

Conference Theme

The 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis will celebrate the place of "Hypnosis in Integrated/Integrative Healthcare".  The 2018 Annual Meeting for the Society of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis will highlight the expanded integration of hypnosis into medical and mental healthcare settings. In addition, the meeting will showcase the collaboration between hypnosis practitioners and the complementary healthcare practitioners. The meeting will also include scientific presentations on the "Evidence Base of Clinical Hypnosis."

Who Should Attend

Our meeting brings together top experts in the field of hypnosis to share the latest in both research and clinical applications of hypnosis. The program is designed for Psychologists, Physicians, Social Workers, Licensed Counselors, Dentists, Chiropractors, Master’s level Nurses and Clinical Nurse Practitioners, other Master’s level licensed mental health and healthcare professionals, and clinical and experimental researchers in the field of hypnosis.

Session topics are varied, and in the past have included topics like the following: providing a definition of hypnosis; reviewing clinical applications of hypnosis; reviewing the latest in hypnosis research; medical hypnosis and its uses; hypnosis for pain management, hypnosis for ADHD, PTSD, hypnosis treatment for hot flashes, anxiety and substance abuse; using hypnosis in health care settings; reviewing clinical applications of alert hypnosis; hypnotizability; hypnosis and mind-body communication, mindfulness; and meditation; reviewing ego state therapy, trance, virtual reality hypnosis; hypnosis and dissociation; hypnosis and mind-body approaches.  Workshops and training is offered at the introductory, intermediate and advanced levels.

Conference Hotel

Embassy Suites by Hilton
Convention Center Las Vegas
3600 Paradise Road | Las Vegas, NV 89169
Main: 702-893-8000 | Fax: 702-893-0378

We have arranged for a discounted room block for the SCEH 2018 Annual Conference at a room rate of $119.  Be sure to menton "2018 SCEH Conference" when making your reservation.

Your room includes: *Spacious 2 room suites *Complimentary Cooked to Order Breakfast *Evening Manager’s Reception

View Site and Accommodations details (coming soon).

Make a reservation online.

Conference Committee

SCEH wishes to express its gratitude for the planning work of our Conference Committee.  The Committee invites your participation in this year's program and looks forward to a very successful event.
  • Overall Meeting Chairs: Janna Henning, JD, PsyD  and Carolyn Daitch, PhD
  • Scientific Meeting Co-Chairs: Zoltan Kekecs, PhD and Shelagh Freedman, PhD candidate
  • Introductory Workshop Co-Chairs: Eric Willmarth, PhD and Paul Larson, PhD
  • Skills /Intermediate Workshops Co-Chairs: Don Moss, PhD
  • Advanced Workshops Co-Chairs: Ciara Christensen, PhD and David Reid, PsyD