12th October 2019 – Hypno-Oncology – Hypnotic Interventions for the Cancer Journey

CPD Event title: Hypno-Oncology – Hypnotic Interventions for the Cancer Journey

Brief Description Of Event: This certification masterclass will demonstrate how hypnotherapy is an essential complementary intervention to assist in the patient’s cancer journey. Emotional and psychological support can be beneficial at all stages of the journey.

Hypnotherapy can be a useful addition in preparing for pre-surgery as well as assisting with post-surgery healing and pain control.

Other common areas experienced such as insomnia, anticipatory nausea, dysgeusia, dietary issues can often be helped with hypnotherapy.

Common areas that you can successfully work with will be highlighted, and techniques and approaches discussed.

Current research will be examined. You will be shown how to work with the patient to address and help them control their symptoms, (in conjunction with other treatments given).

Learning Objectives: This certification masterclass will give an overview of cancer and the cancer journey, it is essential to understand the process, journey, terminology and treatment being undertaken to be able to communicate effectively with patients and the medical profession.

On completion of the workshop, you will have the knowledge to be able to:-

Effectively communicate and work with cancer patients, having an understanding of the physical and psychological aspects of cancer

Ethically work with cancer patients, knowing what you can legally say and work with.

Create hypnotherapy treatment plans through having a knowledge of the patients’ cancer journey.

To provide appropriate psychological support to both patient and carers.

To assist the patient in controlling their symptoms and side effects.

Utilise and understand the potential benefits of Psychoneuroimmunology (PNI)

Course Structure: Introductions, learning outcomes, background, ethics, some introductory techniques, Case studies, tips and techniques.

Overview of cancer, creation, development, staging and grading. Sub modality demonstration.

Likely issues, sessions and approaches, communication, Pretalks, Release Authoritarian Parts Technique and NLP Blue Printing explanation and demonstration. Technique troubleshooting.


Cancer treatments and potential side effects, scripts for side effects.

Pain control, demonstration of pain control techniques, review of pain control scripts.

Working remotely with cancer patients, group sessions.

Script review, Research, Introduction to psychoneuroimmunology, case studies, further research, the future, taking care of you.

Date of event: 12th October 2019

Venue for event: North Wales and Chester Clinical Wellness Centre

Name of trainer: Garry Coles

Website: https://www.clinicalwellness.co.uk/academy/hypno-oncology-event/

Cost of Course: £195 Early Bird

Full price £595

There is an early bird rate for the first ten, then the price goes up £50 for the next ten. It rises in increments based on time and numbers.

Additional information/requirements: Course designed for qualified hypnotherapists only.

Private Facebook group with further resources, (written, audio and video), videos of techniques demonstrated and further mentoring.