SASH Course 2023

Applications welcome from healthcare practitioners eligible for AHPRA registration

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Course Dates

Confirmed Course Dates for 2023: 25 & 26 Feb;18 & 19 March; 29 &30 April; 17 & 18 June; 29 & 30 July; 26 & 27 August; 21 & 22 October (Student Presentations)18 or 19 Nov (Viva/Practical Assessment).

Course Program

Course days are held on weekends only. 

Practical Components in Hypnosis

Day 1 – Introduction to Clinical Hypnosis: Ethics, hypnotisability, consent, seeding, 4 steps of hypnosis

Day 2 – Introduction to Clinical Hypnosis: Abreaction management, Yes sets, setting up ideomotors, Lived in imagination 

Day 3 – Introduction to Clinical Hypnosis: Spiegel and other inductions, body dissociation, self hypnosis  

Day 4 – Introduction to Clinical Hypnosis: Indirect techniques and metaphor

Applications of Hypnosis Topics Include

Day 5 Anxiety

Day 6 Maternity Care 

Day 7 Pain 

Day 8 Depression

Day 9 Children

Day 10 Advanced Techniques: Affect Bridge

Day 11 Cancer, Smoking & Dentistry

Please note: Content may change subject to teaching faculty availability


  • 10 short case studies 
  • Student Presentations
  • Long Case Report
  • Students Viva and Practical Assessment 

Short Case Studies and Long Case Reports 

June – Final date for submission of first 5 short case studies

August  – Final date for review of your long case report by SASH (if required)

September – Final date for submission of your long case reports to SASH

October – Final date for submission of last 5 short case studies to SASH (Total of 10 short case studies required)

Complete supervision/mentoring hours, to give a minimum total of 50 hours.
Please note each study day includes 4 hours of supervision and practice of hypnosis techniques, plus 1 hour at end of most course days.

Course Venue:

  • Robinson Research Institute, Ground Floor, Norwich Centre, 55 King William St, North Adelaide SA 5006

Course Fee

$4,950 (GST Incl)

Course Fee includes:

  • Face to face lectures and practical supervision
  • Student Handbook: Introduction to hypnosis and suggestion from the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis
  • Access to the student and member sections on our website, including PowerPoint presentations, video downloads of hypnosis techniques and teaching sessions from previous courses (over 500 hours of video training materials).
  • Access to the SASH library
  • Lunch and light refreshments at morning and afternoon tea
  • Membership of the South Australian Society of Hypnosis (SASH) for the duration of the course (Trainee membership) & then another 6 months full membership .
  • Assessment: Student Presentations Weekend; Viva and Practical Assessment 
  • Graduation Dinner and award of Full membership of SASH on successful completion of the SASH Postgraduate training in Clinical Hypnosis

Course payment details

Step One: Pay the course deposit of $500 
This will confirm a place on the course for AHPRA registered eligible applicants

Step Two:  Course Fee

Pay the full course fee of $4,450 before 14th February 2023
(Total Course Fee: Deposit $500 + $4,450 = $4,950)

Please Note: All fees include GST

SASH Bank Details:
South Australian Society of Hypnosis
BSB:  805050
A/C No:  100025728
Reference: (Your Name/course)

Please email when you have made a transfer.

Course participants who have registered for the Clinical Hypnosis Course and have paid the deposit before
1st November receive complimentary registration to attend the Introductory Day in November at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital.

For any queries related to the Clinical Hypnosis Course please contact the Director of studies


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