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PROFESSIONAL HYPNOSIS TRAINING & CERTIFICATION

FOR THERAPISTS, COACHES, HEALTH & WELLNESS PRACTITIONERS, AND ASPIRING HYPNOTISTS

Wouldn’t you like to help your clients get better results from the services you provide? What if you could DISCOVER how to engineer emotional and behavioral breakthroughs (in yourself and others) on a regular basis?

Imagine how much more ENJOYABLE and SUCCESSFUL your professional life would become. Meristem Therapy Academy now offers innovative, intensive training to help you master subconscious communication. With more than 20 years of experience, your instructor, Cheryl Otterbein (RTC, HT) is a clinical counseling hypnotherapist, Reiki Master, and Master Hypnosis Trainer through the International Association of Counselors and Therapists (IACT).

Cheryl has designed a unique Training Program to help students and health professionals offer the best possible services to their clients.

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At the Meristem Therapy Academy, we cannot stress enough that not only will our programs educate you in the use of hypnotherapy, but will change the way you experience your life, behavior, and what you see as daily results.

While our classes make use of traditional teaching methods, we also create experiential learning. These types of experiences are not necessarily appropriate for everyone and therefore, just as you the student needs to choose the right school for you, we must also choose those students who are best suited for our programs.

 

We are more than happy to discuss our school, programs, and fees with you, but the first step in this process is to fill out our online application form. Answering these questions helps us to determine whether our programs will be a good fit for you. Rest assured that there is no obligation by filling out this form and your information will be kept completely confidential.

Meristem Therapy Academy is here to meet the demands of those seeking professional recognition. Highly qualified instructors have been selected based on expertise, devotion, knowledge, and desire to share the skills they have mastered. An IACH accredited school.

Meristem Therapy Academy is now offering continuing and advanced educational opportunities to members of various professional organizations.

As a result of its rapid acceptance, career opportunities are ever-increasing in the area of alternative health.

Again, welcome to the wonderful world of hypnosis. Thank you for being a part of our family here at the Meristem Therapy Academy.

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 Choose Your Course

 

Hypnotherapy Certified Training Course

Our Certified Hypnotherapy course Is a combination of Online training self-paced, as well as, live training.

This course is 329 hours plus the practicum /supervisor hours.

Live online Class time includes instruction, demonstration, and practice. This allows learning as well as integration and development of technique and application within a safe and supervised setting. Each student has the opportunity to see as well as experience hypnosis and hypnotherapy as an observer and as a participant. Although some classes are structured, we allow students to explore some of their interests as well. Here are just a few of the many topics we include:

  • Hypnotic Inductions
  • Basic Counselling and Hypnotherapy
  • Taking what the client brings and creating a hypnotherapy session
  • The beginning, middle, and end of a session
  • Tone and Pacing
  • Metaphors and Stories
  • Abreactions
  • Self-care for the therapist & Ethics

All of our courses are designed for a client-centered approach.

Our courses are designed for everyone who wants to learn. We start from the basics.   If you are new to the field, or have some knowledge of hypnotherapy and want to learn more.  You are in the right place.

Our courses include basic counseling which allows the students to go through a step-by-step process from start to finish with your client, helps build a better relationship and helps to discover root cause issues on a basic level.

You will also have the opportunity to practice your skills in a practicum to which is mandatory for all of our students to graduate.

Program requirements:

  1. Successful completion of all course assignments
  2. Reading all required texts and manuals
  3. Completion of a total of 60 client sessions (3 sessions video recorded and submitted)
  4. Attending and participating in live class training.

Successful completion of exams.   Minimum of 80% to pass

At the end of this course, you will have earned a certificate of hypnotherapy.  Should you want to expand your new career into more of a clinical counseling aspect of hypnotherapy we encourage you to apply to our diploma course.

Cost of Course: $1985 + $130 for books ($150 Admin. fee. is applicable)

Clinical Counselling Two-Year Hypnotherapy Diploma Course.

Our online Hypnotherapy Certification Diploma course is 787 hours.  This does not include practicum hours. This is a combination of online and self-paced learning through distance education. Classes are ongoing, and students may start at any time. Included are live online classes through Zoom one weekend per month.

This program prepares the student to be proficient in hypnosis and counseling in a clinical setting. Graduate students receive a clinical counseling diploma.

Did you know that we offer Interest-free payment plans are available for all students?  We make it easy to learn from anywhere.

This course can be taken from anywhere in the world with an internet connection and you can start at any time (courses are ongoing) through our live online Zoom classes.

This program is for students who are interested in professional clinical hypnotherapy with a counseling diploma.

Should you wish to advance your skillset, we recommend after your diploma program to take our advanced counseling program which allows you after successful completion to apply to ACCT ( Association of Cooperative  Counselling Therapists of Canada) for a membership.

This course can be taken from anywhere in the world with an internet connection and you can start at any time (courses are ongoing) through our live online Zoom classes. Students are required to attend a minimum of six live online class weekends (about one per month).

Also, our students are welcome to apply to the International Association of Counseling Hypnotherapists (IACH) for student membership if they choose to do so.

Program requirements:

  1. Successful completion of all course assignments
  2. Reading all required texts and manuals
  3. Completion of a total of 60 client sessions (3 sessions video recorded and submitted)
  4. Successful completion of exams. Minimum of 80% to pass.
  5. Attending and participating in live class training

Cost of Course: $4200 + $300 books ($150 admin. fee is applicable)

Advanced Counselling Training I

This self-directed course covers: Abnormal Psychology, Family Therapy, and Ethics in Counselling. These are required courses by A.C.C.T. if you choose to proceed with a membership with them.

Cost of Course: $998 + books ($100 admin. fee is applicable)

The Advanced Counselling courses can be taken as a package ( like all courses for 998.00 as advertised)  OR they can be taken individually as $398.00 each + admin. fee.

Advanced Counselling Training II

This Self-directed course covers: DSMV, Group Therapy & Supervision. These are required courses by A.C.C.T. if you choose to proceed with a membership with them.
Cost of Course: $998 + books ($100 admin. fee is applicable) 

 

 Trauma and Recovery

Is a Self Directed Hypnotherapy Clinical Diploma Course along with the Advanced Counselling Training I, II, and Trauma and Recovery, are the requirements of ACCT and ACTA in order for you to apply for their membership.

Cost of Course: $398 + books ($100 admin. fee is applicable) 

 Basic Supervision

Basic supervision is taught through indirect supervision of student-conducted practice sessions. Students will conduct sessions with actual clients (Total of 30 sessions) and video-record one session. The instructor will evaluate the session.

The student's hypnotherapy and counseling skills will be critiqued for further refinement and accuracy. Students will also be required to observe a variety of role-playing and actual sessions on video conducted by the instructor.

Cost of Course: $450 + $100 Admin. fee.


Clinical Supervision

Supervision is taught through student conducted practice sessions. Students will conduct an additional 30 sessions with actual clients and video record two more sessions for evaluation. The instructor will supervise progress as it proceeds by communicating with the student through telephone, Skype, Zoom, or e-mail.

The student's hypnotherapy and counseling skills will be critiqued for further refinement and accuracy. Students will also be required to observe a variety of sessions on video conducted by the instructor and others.

Cost of Course: $450 + $100 admin. fee

Reiki Level 1

Learn about Reiki, universal energy that has been used successfully all over the world to heal emotional, physical, and energetic imbalances.

Discover how to help yourself & others with Reiki energy. This is a self-directed course.

Are you drawn to energy work but just not sure how to begin or refine your existing practice?

Are you looking for a Reiki healing course with a vibrant community, real integrity & internationally recognized certification

Form lifelong kindred bonds & friendships with a like-minded global community

Have increased confidence as a Reiki Master because you have the tools you need to perform effectively Reiki sessions and teach and attune other students

Have the potential to earn an income doing something you absolutely love

In Level I of this course you will learn about the history of Reiki as a healing modality and tool for enlightenment. You will explore how Reiki works and begin practicing using this amazing energy with yourself.

 

Cost of Course: $398 + $100 Admin. fee.

If you want to do Reiki Level 1 & 2 together, the cost would be $750 + admin fee.

If you want to do all three levels of Reiki the cost would be $1000 + admin fee.

 

 

 

Reiki Level II

In Level II of this course, you will learn how to perform Reiki from a distance as well as how to use aspects of the Reiki energy to clear unwanted habits and manifest your goals. This is a self-directed course.

 Cost of Course: $398 + $100 Admin. fee.

Reiki Master III

In Level III, you will learn how to teach and perform attunements on others wanting to utilize Reiki for themselves. This is a self-directed course.

You will receive a comprehensive manual as well as additional worksheets. You will have the choice to connect with other like-minded individuals in an active online group which you can access even after you have completed the course.

You will receive distance attunements for all three levels from your Instructor/Master. You will also receive a traditional certificate (pdf format) from your Instructor/Master once you successfully complete this course.

This course can be used as a way to enhance personal growth and/or work on any imbalances within yourself or those around you. Individuals wanting to add Reiki to their current practice or wanting to begin their own Reiki practice will benefit highly from this course. Also, individuals wanting to teach Reiki to others will have the material they need to do so once they have completed this course.

 Why take this course?

  • Every part of this course meets the highest levels of integrity
  • This curriculum is endorsed and reflects best practice
  • You can use your internationally recognized certification as soon as you graduate

This course is comprehensive and detailed. With over 8 hours of video lectures as well as a 160-page manual, you will have the tools you need to start using Reiki on yourself and in your life as well as with others on a personal and professional level.

Unlike in-person courses, you can take the time you need to work through the material while having continuous access to ask your Certified Reiki Master/Teacher questions. You also have lifetime access to the course materials and any updates that are made.

 

You will be given manuals in addition to the course manuals that you can edit and use for your own Reiki practice and teaching. This course is always being added to, and with your lifetime access, you can access the new information whenever you choose.

 

Unlike other online Reiki courses that provide automatic attunements for all students at a set time, in this course you will set a specific time and date for your distance attunements that your Instructor will perform with you specifically.

You will also receive a unique and authentic Traditional Reiki certificate (pdf) via email once you have completed the course. You can use this beautiful certificate for display purposes with your clients.

Cost of Course: $398 + $100 Admin. fee.

 

Interest-free payment plans are available.   E-Transfers allows for no extra fees.  Visa and Mastercard and American express will have extra fees added per transaction.

International Students will require a $1000 administration fee instead of the regular admin. fee.

Learn How to Become a Registered Hypnotherapist Today!

 

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