Course Description

Online Distance Learning Program

How Courses Work


New Directions in Hypnotherapy
with Tim Brunson PhD

You may begin this course at anytime and work at your own pace.

Lesson 1: Peaking Beyond the Horizon
  • Grasp the significant influences on current practices of hypnosis.
  • Learn the role of science on the future of the field
  • Explore current trends.
  • Discover four major influences on the future of hypnotherapy.

Lesson 2: Enduring Lessons of the Past
  • Find out which historical approaches meet scientific criteria.
  • Review the importance of a universally accepted definition of hypnosis.
  • Evaluate the relevance of hypnotherapeutic competency.

Lesson 3: The Implications of Artificial Life and Intelligence
  • Explore objective ideas from AI researchers.
  • Consider how a programming model of the mind affects hypnotherapy.
  • Find out what AI research tells us about human learning and transformation.

Lesson 4: The Future of the Mind
  • Look at how the Internet is permanently changing the human mind/brain.
  • Discover ways that clinicians can shape the Internet Mind.
  • Learn ways that antithetical conditions and perceptions create deliberate change.

Lesson 5: A Reunion of Energy
  • Look at energy from ancient and futuristic perspectives.
  • Find out how we manipulate biophysical energy with our minds.
  • Discover the role of hypnosis is energy manipulation.

Lesson 6: Hypnosis in the Age of Spirituality
  • Consider what quantum enigma tells us about the transpersonal dimension of hypnosis.
  • Learn techniques to affect transpersonal change.
  • Explore the implications of choice and destiny.

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