Registration is now open for our annual conference:

Hypnosis for the Professionally Curious

September 30 - October 4, 2015
Rosen Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Florida


iew meeting details, including agendas and session descriptions in our conference brochure.

Varied Program for Professionals at All Levels

As is our tradition, this year's program features a wide variety of sessions and workshops.  Workshops are designed to teach participants hypnotic theory and practical techniques for immediate use in professional practice. Lectures, audiovisual presentations, and skill-practice groups are featured.

Join us as internationally known authorities share the latest research on clinical hypnosis, including keynotes, research presentations and symposia.


Keynote Speakers
  • Deirdre Barrett, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and Past President of the International Association for the Study of Dreams and of the American Psychological Association’s Division 30
    TOPIC: Fantasizers and Dissociaters: Two Types of High Hypnotizables

  • Paul F. Dell, PhD, ABPP, Past President at the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation and Director of the Trauma Recovery Center in Norfolk, Virginia
    TOPIC: Why the Hypnosis Field and the Dissociative Disorders Field Really Need Each Other

  • Maximilian Muenke, MD, DABMA, Chief & Senior Investigator of the Medical Genetics Branch of the National Institute of Health
    TOPIC: The Genetic Basis of Hypnotizability
        Saturday Banquet Address
  • Amir Raz, PhD, ABPH, Canada Research Chair in the Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University and Director of the Clinical Neuroscience and Applied Cognition Laboratory at the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research at the Jewish General Hospital
    TOPIC: Hypnosis, Meditation and Placebos

Highlights include:

  • 20-credit Introductory and Intermediate Workshops tracks

  • Choose from 16 Advanced Workshop sessions (earn up to 15 CE/CMEs)

  • 17 scientific talks, plenaries or symposia (earn up to 15 CE/CMEs for Scientific Program)

  • Sessions taught by experts and leading minds in the global hypnosis community

  • Presentation topics include:  ♦ hypnosis for PTSD   hypnosis for skin disorders  hypnotic regressions  
    ♦ hypnotic relaxation therapy for hot flashes/sleep   ♦ hypnosis and willpower   ♦ hypnosis for dissociative disorders  
    ♦ an immersive case-based hypnosis training model for healthcare professionals   ♦  ego-strengthening
    ♦ pain management and Eastern philosophy   • hypnosis and biofeedback in pain management  ... and more.

CE/CME Credits: 

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Call for Papers - Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis 66th Annual Workshops & Scientific Session

NEW!   Submission deadline extended to Monday, May 25, 2015.


The Society for Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis (SCEH) is now  accepting proposals for Workshops, Scientific Papers and Posters for its 66th Annual Workshops and Scientific Session.  Deadline for submissions is May 25, 2015 (new extended deadline).  This year's event is being held at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in Orlando, Florida, from September 30 through October 4, 2015.

The Society has held more than 65 annual events, and boasts a rich history in hypnosis training and research. Each Annual Conference comprises a Workshop track as well as a Scientific Session that features the latest research on clinical and experimental hypnosis. The Society includes some of the most advanced clinicians and researchers on hypnosis in the world among its membership.  Conference sessions are led by leading experts in clinical and experimental hypnosis.

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