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Advanced Neuro-Noetic Hypnosis Certification

Certification is available through The International Hypnosis Research Institute, which will award the Advanced Certified Clinical Hypnosis (ACCH) designation upon completion of the program. Candidates may enroll in individual courses through the Institute by visiting or enroll in the complete program by using the Institute's course registration form. The cost of the certification is $1,299. (Four month payment plan is avaiblable.) IHRI members receive a $408.00 discount. You may learn more about joining the Institute by clicking here.

This is the most advanced hypnosis certification available today. The theory is based upon sound scientific evidence. However, the techniques are surprisingly simple and easy to master. This certification program includes 12 online courses with a total of 84 lessons.

The Neurology of Suggestion course is the initial course required for this certification and can be used for this certification as well as the Mind/Body Integration Certification Program. All of the Mind/Body Integration certification courses listed above are included in this certification. Those students who have earned the Mind/Body Integration certification can transfer all 36 course hours into this program.

Although we recommend that certification candidates take the courses in the sequence shown below, there will be considerable flexibility allowed as to the order completed.

Additionally, there will be a 10 double-spaced page writing assignment required prior to graduation from this program.

Once the final certification course is completed, students will then be allowed to apply for graduation. After a brief audit of course completion information, a certificate will be mailed to the student. A small auditing and processing fee will be charged upon final certification.




How do I get started?

Simply enroll in one of the courses. As you complete each course, your student record will reflect your progress.

Upon completion of the Advanced Neuro-Noetic HypnosisTM certification, students will be awarded the Advanced Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist (ACCH) designation. There will be a six hour annual continuing education requirement to maintain the certification. This requires the certificant to take one additional course per year in order to assure that they are relevantly up-to-date with current concepts and developments.

The are twelve courses included in the ANNH certification. These courses are listed below.


The International Hypnosis Research Institute, LLC is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEPTM) and may offer NBCC-Approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.

A total of 84 NBCC CE Clock Hours are available through this program. CE is awarded incrementally upon completion of each lesson. One lesson equals one hour, which includes lesson video, demonstration, exercise, assignment, and posting your results to the moderated student forum.

ANNH Certification Courses

These courses may be taken individually through The International Hypnosis Research Institute.

The Neurology of Suggestion - 6 Lessons

Neurology of SuggestionOver the past several decades, research into neurology, physiology, artificial intelligence, and quantum theory have presented new realities into how the mind and body are integrated. By applying these findings one can gain an increased understanding how suggestion and imagination can be effectively used to harness the power of the brain and begin discovering how the mind affects the body. Implications for improving performance, resolving mental concerns, and improving physical healing rates are startling. Whether you are a medical professional, a success coach, hypnotherapist, psychologist, or trainer, this course will provide you specific techniques that you can use today to improve your skills. This course also serves as an introduction to the new field of Advanced Neuro-Noetic HypnosisTM.

Integration: Innovations in Mind/Body Therapies - 10 Lessons

IntegrationAllopathic medical doctors, dentists, nurses and technicians are increasingly aware that the mind and body must be treated as a whole. More and more we are noticing how psychology and medicine should be integrated.

Relying upon recent discoveries and innovative techniques, this course provides an increased understanding and a multitude of techniques which all clinicians can immediately use to enhance their healing abilities.

Elman Hypnotherapy: Beyond the Basics - 10 Lessons

Often regarded as the forgotten hypnotic master of the twentieth century, David Elman offered some of the most efficient and elegant techniques available. Although well-schooled in classical hypnosis, this son of a stage hypnotist taught thousands of medical and dental professionals how to rapidly attain the necessary level of trance for pain relief and surgery. A rival of the famed Dr. Milton Erickson, Elman’s popularity waned after the AMA approved hypnosis. However, after his re-discovery in the 1980’s numerous clinicians have successfully employed his simple and effective methods.

Embracing Ambiguity: The Worlds of Ericksonian Hypnosis - 10 Lessons

Erickson HypnosisRegarded my most clinicians as the "Father of American Hypnotherapy", the unique skills of Dr. Milton Erickson were probably the most profound hypnosis innovations during the last century. He expertly weaved hypnosis and therapy into a very respectful and powerful (but easily mastered) set of skills.

This course brings you comprehensive instruction into the core concepts of this system. Whether you are healer or a business person, when you learn these tools your communication skills will reach new heights.

Healing the Body: Somatic Transformation through Suggestion and Imagination - 6 Lessons

healing the bodyAlthough often considered anecdotal in medical schools and investigational by health insurance companies, there is a rapidly growing body of evidence supporting the use of suggestion and imagination for somatic healing.

Going far beyond unexplained remissions and the survival of seemingly terminal illnesses, this course explores mainstream research and presents numerous protocols designed to adjunctively enhance physical healing.

Enhancing Performance: Unleashing your True Human Potential - 6 Lessons

enhanciing performance Our minds and bodies contain tremendous potentials just waiting to be released.

The physical prowess of top athletes and the prodigious abilities of savants give us just a small preview of what awaits us when we unleash the other 95% of our capabilities.

This course will present both theory and provide specific exercises designed to help us turn our unused mental capacity into genius-level performance.

Healing the Mind: Advanced Hypnotic Interventions for Anxieties, Phobias, Impulses,
and Habits - 6 Lessons

healing mindThe human mind too often becomes programmed with disorders and dysfunctional patterns. To some people this means frequent suffering and unhappiness is avoidable provided that they have the correct skills and assistance.

This course is intended to provide clinicians with the skills to short circuit many mental problems, to diminish the impact of mental anguish, and to substitute new patterns for broken ones.

Clinical Hypnotherapy Fundamentals - 6 Lessons

clinical hypnotherapy fundamentalsThis is the ultimate how-to course for anyone planning to practice hypnotherapy as a main profession or as an additional skill for their practice. This course starts the participant with the basics of effective pre-talk and intake procedures and then moves into protocol design regarding three major areas, the five basic intervention tools, and more.

Learn how to develop intervention strategies by completing an effective intake. You'll discover how easy it is to make your pre-talk part of the therapy and you'll learn how to weave multiple techniques into your session. Finally you'll design effective sessions using the five basic ANNHTM tools.

Neuro-Linguistic Programming Basics - 6 Lessons

NLP basicsThe elegant NLP methods for information processing and modeling have revolutionized the areas of mental health, business management, and performance coaching. This course is designed to give clinicians sufficient background to use several NLP concepts and ideas in their practices.

Master the NLP communication model and quickly go beyond rapport as you expertly integrate communication at multiple levels. You'll learn how to develop proficiency with multiple NLP techniques.

Space/Time-based Interventions - 6 Lessons

space time based interventionsOne of the major ways that humans sort memories is by place and time. The impact of past events on our personalities, our health, our performance, and our association with others is tremendous. The ability to access these memories and to understand and fix them has been the focus of therapeutic tools such as progression and regression, hypnoanalysis, and even the controversial topic of past lives.

This course explores the power of memories and provides clinicians with various time-based techniques that they can immediately use in their practice.

The Application Transformation Theory - 6 Lessons

transformationOrganisms, social structures, and businesses are organized into patterns. These patterns resist change even though they are intended to adapt when necessary.

Clinicians deal with bad patterns, resistance, and transformation everyday.

This course will help you understand the fundamentals of how patterns work, how transformation occurs, and how you can be a catalyst for effective change in your patients and yourself.

New Directions in Hypnotherapy - 6 Lessons

new directions in hypnotherapyHypnotherapy is a professional and academic discipline, which is integrated with physiology, psychology, physics, spirituality, and philosophy.

In order to maintain relevance, the hypnotic skills of the clinician must continually adapt to the ever-changing world. This course will start with the rediscovery of ancient wisdom and move into some of the most leading edge fields of mind/body integration.




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