Qualifications

Shaun Brookhouse

Qualifications: (Academic)

GCGI, Graduateship Diploma in Counselling and Hypnotherapy, City and Guilds of London Institute. Graduateship is equivalent to a first degree at a recognised European University. Thesis: Counselling Skills in the Hypnotherapeutic Profession
MA , Education Studies, Liverpool John Moores University. Dissertation: Hypnotherapy Training in the UK: An investigation into the development of Clinical Hypnosis training post 1971
PGCert, Clinical Supervision, University of Derby.
CertEd , Post-compulsory: Further, Adult and Higher, University of Manchester
Course assignments based in part on hypnotherapy training course written by Shaun Brookhouse
ACoT, Associate Diploma, College of Teachers. Thesis: The Importance of Counselling Skills in the Training of Hypnotherapists
LCGI, Licentiate City and Guilds of London Institute, Training and Development

Qualifications: (Professional)(Selected)

DHyp, Diploma in Hypnotherapy, American College of Clinical Hypnotherapy (1989)
DHyp, Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy, London College of Clinical Hypnosis (1993)
DHP, Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy, Centre Training School of Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy, UK (1995)
PGDHP, Post Graduate Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy, Centre Training School of Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy, UK (1997)
DipProfCouns, Diploma of Professional Counselling, Australian Institute of Professional Counsellors (2002)
CertSup, Certificate in Supervision, Centre Training International School of Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy, UK (2002)
HPD, Hypnotherapy Practitioner Diploma, National Council for Hypnotherapy/NCFE Awarding Body (2002)
DHP(NC) Diploma in Hypnosis and Psychotherapy (Distinction) National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy, UK (2007)
ADHP(NC) Advanced Diploma in Hypno-Psychotherapy, National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy, UK (2007)
DEHP(NC) Diploma in Ericksonian Hypno-Psychotherapy, National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy, UK (2007)
CEHP(NC) Certificate in Ericksonian Hypno-Psychotherapy (Distinction), National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy, UK (2007)
Diploma/Certification in Clinical Hypnotism, National Guild of Hypnotists (2004)
Diploma in Advanced Hypnotherapy, Hypnotism Training Institute of Los Angeles (2003)
Certified Hypnotherapist CH, National Guild of Hypnotists USA, (1993)
Master Practitioner of Ericksonian Hypnotherapy, International Hypnosis Institute USA
Certified Practitioner/Master Practitioner of NLP, NLP Associates UK (1996)
Certified Trainer of NLP, Advanced Neuro Dynamics, USA (1998)
Certified Master Trainer of NLP, National Federation of NLP, USA (2000)
Certified Instructor ,CI, National Guild of Hypnotists USA (2000)
Mind Body Therapist Level 2, Minnesota Institute of Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy (2001)
Board Certified Hypnotherapist BCH, National Guild of Hypnotists, USA (2000)
Master Hypnotist, National Guild of Hypnotists, USA (2001)
Certified Professional Coach, International Institute of Coaching, US (2002)
Certificate in Hypnotherapeutic Supervision, National Council for Hypnotherapy/NCFE National Awarding Body (2003)
Certified Practising Counsellor, Australian Counselling Association (2003)
Certified Five Phase Abreactive Therapeutic Hypnosis Practitioner, Banyan Center of Hypnosis, US (2004)
Board Certified Hypnotist, Omni Hypnosis Training Center/NBHEC (2004)
Certified Master Instructor, National Guild of Hypnotists, USA (2005)
Certified HypnoCoach, National Guild of Hypnotists, USA (2005)
Diplomate, National Guild of Hypnotists, USA (2006)
Diploma in Individual and Couples Mindfulness Therapy, ELK Foundation, UK (2013)
European Certificate of Psychotherapy (ECP), European Association for Psychotherapy Vienna (2007)
European Certificate of Clinical Hypnosis European Association for Hypno-Psychotherapy Netherlands (2007)
Especialista en Psicoterapia e Hypnosis Ericksoniana, Instituto Erickson Madrid, (2009)
Diploma in Hypnotherapy, Hypnosis Motivation Institute, USA (2010)
Diploma in Handwriting Analysis, Hypnosis Motivation Institute, USA (2010)
Accredited Solution Focused Practitioner, UK Association for Solution Focused Practice, UK (2011)
Part 1-4 EMDR Certificate, EMDR Works, UK (2011-12)

Special Awards:

Rexford L North Memorial Trophy, The National Guild of Hypnotists
The Hartland Memorial Awardfrom the National Council for Hypnotherapy
Ormond McGill Chair, (Top Faculty Member at 2005 International Conference The National Guild of Hypnotists
International Visionary Award, The National Guild of Hypnotists
Order of Braid, The National Guild of Hypnotists
President’s Award, The National Guild of Hypnotists
Hypnotherapist Sealah Award, Induction into the International Hypnosis Hall of Fame
Honorary Service Award, International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association,
Special Recognition Award (3), American Board of Hypnotherapy
Hypnosis Research Award, American Association of Professional Hypnotherapists
Special Commendation Award, Centre Association of Psychotherapists

Memberships:

Fellow, National Guild of Hypnotists (US) (Exam)
Fellow, Central Register of Advanced Hypnotherapists (Elected)
Fellow, National Society of Hypnosis, Psychotherapy & Mindfulness (Honorary)
Fellow, College of Teachers (Elected)
Member, International Society of Hypnosis
Member, International Federation for Psychotherapy (Switzerland)
Member, United Kingdom Council of Psychotherapy
Member, EMDR Association UK and Ireland
Member, UK Association for Solution Focused Practice

Professional Activities (Selected):

Director 1989-Present Brookhouse Hypnotherapy
Principal 2007-Present National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy
Principal 1996-Present UK Academy of Therapeutic Arts and Sciences
Chairman 2001-2005 National Council for Hypnotherapy
Director 2000-2005 National Council for Hypnotherapy
Feature Columnist 2001-Present Journal of Hypnotism
Adjunct Faculty 2000-Present National Guild of Hypnotists Annual Convention
Advisory Board Member 2003-Present National Guild of Hypnotists
Tutor 1993-1994 London College of Clinical Hypnosis
Founding Chairman 1998-2001 United Kingdom Confederation of Hypnotherapy Organisations
Advisor 2012-Present, Institute for Complementary and Natural Medicine
Member of Governing Board 1998-1999 United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy
Chairman 1999 & 2008-Present Hypno-Psychotherapy Section, UKCP
Registrar 1996-2004 Centre Training International School of Hypnotherapy & Psychotherapy
Membership Secretary 1996-2002 Centre Association of Psychotherapists
Chair-Elect 2008-Present The European Association for Hypno-Psychotherapy
Director 2002-Present United Kingdom Confederation of Hypnotherapy Organisations
Chair 2010-Present The European Association for Hypno-Psychotherapy
Board Certification Examiner 2003-Present National Guild of Hypnotists
International Affairs Officer 2003-Present National Guild of Hypnotists

Selected Articles Written:

PRACTISE MAKES PERFECT…..BUT MANAGEMENT MAKES A PRACTICE European Journal of Clinical Hypnosis Jan 1994.
STATE OF THE UNION IS NOW IMPORTANT FOR HYPNOTHERAPISTS European Journal of Clinical Hypnosis July 1994.
NON TRADITIONAL EDUCATION FOR NON TRADITIONAL PEOPLE Choices Magazine Dec. 1994
HYPNOTHERAPY AND SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION Cahoots Magazine Publication Date July 1995.
LEGISLATIVE OPINIONS NCP&HR Journal Publication Date July 1995.
A HISTORY OF HYPNOSIS Positive Health Magazine Publication Date September 1995.
A HISTORY OF HYPNOSIS PT2 Positive Health Magazine Publication Date October 1995.
HYPNOSIS-DEBUNKING THE MYTHS Beta Health Publication Date May 1996.
IT’S ALL IN THE MIND(HYPNO-GOLF) Golfer’s Chronicle Publication Date July 1996
HOW TIME LINE THERAPY™ CHANGED MY PRACTICE AND MY LIFE! Time Line Therapy™ Association Journal Vol 10 Winter 97-98
TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME: THE TIME LINE THERAPY™ WAY Centre Journal of Hypnotherapy & Psychotherapy Issue 4 Spring 1998
THE RISE OF THE HYPNOTHERAPY PROFESSION:1957-1997 NCH & NCP Journal Spring 1998
THE NEED FOR FURTHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN CLINICAL HYPNOTHERAPY Empathy Vol2.1
PROFESSIONALISM IN ADVERTISING Hypnogenesis On Line E-Zine 2000 Reproduced in the Journal of the National Council for Hypnotherapy 2000 and The International Hypnotherapist (In Press)
HYPNOSIS IN EUROPE Journal of Hypnotism (In Press)
IT IS TIME TO STOP APOLOGISING FOR WHO WE ARE Journal of the National Council for Hypnotherapy Summer 2000
DEGREES OF VALUE Journal of the National Council for Hypnotherapy Autumn 2000
HYPNOTHERAPY PROFESSION OR TECHNIQUE: Co Author Fiona Biddle, Hypnotherapy Journal Spring 2002

Books Published:

Hypnotherapy Training: An Investigation into the training in Clinical Hypnosis Post 1971. Crown House Publishing Co. Camarthen, Wales. (ISBN 1899836179)
Building a Successful and Ethical Therapy Practice. UK Academy Publishers, Loughborough. (ISBN 09554460405) co authored with Fiona Biddle
Motivational Hypnotism, Co-Author Fiona Biddle (ISBN 0-9544604-1-3)
Hypnotic Coaching, Co-Author Fiona Biddle (ISBN 0-9544604-0-5)
Therapeutic Inspirations Vol 1, Co-Author Fiona Biddle (ISBN 0954460448)

Contributing Authorships:

The Clinicians Complete Reference to Complementary and Alternative Medicine Mosby, St Louis, (ISBN 0-323-00755-4) NLP Chapter
Official Consumer Guide to Hypnotism, NGH Press, New Hampshire, (ISBN 1-885846-06-1) Hypno-Analysis Chapter

Fiona Biddle

BSc (Hons), Computing, Loughborough University

MSc, Medical and Health Sciences (Existential Psychotherapy), Sheffield University

Diploma in Counselling, Exeter College

DipCAH, Diploma in Clinical and Advanced Hypnosis, The Washington School of Clinical and Advanced Hypnosis

HPD, Hypnotherapy Practitioner Diploma, National Council for Hypnotherapy & NCFE National Awarding Body

CertHypSup, Certificate in Hypnotherapeutic Supervision, National Council for Hypnotherapy

CPC, Certified Professional Coach, International Institute of Coaching (US)

ADHP(NC), Advanced Diploma in Hypnosis and Psychotherapy, National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy (UK)

ECP, European Certificate in Psychotherapy, European Association for Psychotherapy

ECCH, European Certificate in Clinical Hypnosis, European Association for Hypno-Psychotherapy

7407 qualification at teaching for post 16 level

EMDR part 1-4