Hypnosis courses for the dental team

The Institute of Hypnotherapy for Medical and Dental Practice (IHMDP) is running courses for dental professionals in dental hypnosis.

These are:
• Dental Hypnosis 1: Technical Foundations  22 February 2012 – Central London
• Dental Hypnosis 2: Applied Clinical Skills  23 February 2012 – Central London

Technical Foundations Course (1 Day)

This course can be taken by dentists and staff working in contact with patient in a dental practice.

It  covers skills in using hypnosis both formally and informally in interactions with patients to alleviate anxiety and experience of pain and facilitate giving treatment to anxious patients, both adults and children.

The course includes the following main topics:
• Alleviate dental anxiety and phobia in patients
• Ease pain and discomfort in patients
• Improve patient compliance for dental procedures
• Boost attendance for check-ups and cleaning
• Reduce/eliminate needle phobia
• Increase patient satisfaction
• Improve staff well-being due to increased co-operation of patients

This course delivers the highest service and training to dental staff. Therefore, early booking is encouraged to avoid disappointment.

Date: 22 February 2012
Venue: Central London
Cost: £150

Applied Clinical Skills Course (1 Day)
Graduates  of the foundation course or with previous hypnodontics training are eligible to attend the advanced course to increase their skills in dental hypnosis.

The course includes the following main topics:
• Hypnoanalgesia for anaesthetic averse patients
• Reduction/elimination of pain and discomfort during and after dental procedures
• Improvement of haemostasis during dental procedures
• Hypnosis for dental patients with severe dental anxiety and phobia
• Stress management for dental personnel
• Hypnosis to reduce/ eliminate gagging
• Hypnosis for bruxism

Date: 23 Feburary 2012
Venue: Central London
Cost: £150

There is a discount for booking both courses.

To book your course, call phone 0207 385 1166 or send an email to [email protected], stating your  name and telephone number and a team member will contact you as soon as  possible.

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