Curriculum & fees
Full course fee £299. Instalment option available - 3 x £100 (contact for details). To book, click the "Register" button at the end of the curriculum. This will take you to the workshop date, where you can register and pay.
Workshop attendance only, with additional reading of online materials and watching videos is equal to 15 hours CPD.
However, if you wish to (for no additional cost) you can complete two case studies and additional exam, in addition to 1-2-1 with Claire. This will count for 75 hours CPD.
During the workshop, we will focus on how to work with children without going into detail about every issue which they might present with. You will have extensive resources and suggested protocols to work with the individual issues in your online resources.
In addition to the live workshop element, this course includes:
Access to online materials for 12 months
Resources (including client intake forms, confidentiality forms etc.)
Optional marked case studies and 1-2-1 tutorial
At the end of the course, you will be able to call yourself a KidsMatters® Practitioner and will be listed as a registered practitioner on our dedicated KidsMatters® website.
Welcome and Introduction
Tailoring Your Approach to Children
Working with Imaginative Flow
How can Hypnotherapy Help Children?
What Age Can You Work With Children
Team Working With Parents
Establishing a Relationship with the Child & Parents
Team Working with Schools
Children, Ethics and the Law
Child Protection and Wellbeing
National and Local Laws
Professional Membership and Insurance
Implied and Informed Consent
Fun and Games
Benefits of Therapeutic Games
Discussing Sensitive Issues
Inner Resources and Solutions
Encouraging Parental Child Interaction
Drawing and NLP
Child Friendly Inductions
Example Personalised Inductions
Quick and Effective Inductions
How to Tell When a Child is Hypnotised
Child-friendly Hypnotic Language, Metaphors & Storytelling
Hypnotic Language Considerations
Metaphors and Storytelling
Solution Focused Approach
The Miracle Question
Accessing Inner Resources
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Thoughts, Emotions and Behaviours
Distorted and Irrational Thinking
Combining CBT with Hypnosis
Revisiting Trauma and Letting Go
What is Mindfulness?
Self-esteem and Self-confidence
Self-Esteem/ Self-confidence Protocol
What is Self-Destructive Behaviour?
Self-destructive Behaviour Protocol
How Bullying Affects a Child
What Causes Bedwetting?
What is Anxiety?
Anxiety Symptoms in Children
Explaining Anxiety to Children
Working with Anxiety & Anxiety Protocol
Types of Eating Disorders
Causes of Eating Disorders
Eating Disorders and Weight Loss
Eating Disorders Protocol
What is Picky Eating
Picky Eating Protocol
What is a Phobia?
What Causes Phobias?
Causes of Exam Anxiety
Hypnosis for Exam Anxiety
Exam Anxiety Protocol
Thumb Sucking and Other Habits
Thumb Sucking and Habit Protocol
Concentration Issues Protocol
What is Chronic Pain?START
How Hypnosis Can HelpSTART
Chronic Pain Protocol
References & Bibliography
Online Journal Articles
Resources and Scripts