GHSCGHR

News

Bulletin: February 2024

21st February 2024

Article of Interest (but definitely not to be tried at home!)

 

Electrically stimulating part of the brain makes people more susceptible to hypnosis, which has shown promise for treating conditions such as chronic pain (New Scientist, 4th January 2024)

 

To read the whole article please visit:


https://www.newscientist.com/article/2410815-zapping-the-brain-with-electricity-makes-us-easier-to-hypnotise/#:~:text=Previous%20studies%20suggest%20that%20people,former%20region%20increases%20this%20connectivity
.

 

…………………………………………………………………………….

 

UK Confederation of Hypnotherapy Organisations (UKCHO) – Calendar ‘24

 

We have been requested by UKCHO to distribute the following calendar dates for this year and to request that should our Registrants have any articles etc concerning any of the listed topics that they please share them with UKCHO for PR purposes. Also, if any practitioner has a relationship with their local Media, radio or newspaper, that they may be able to help them with their pieces. Please contact UKSCHO AT https://ukcho.co.uk/contact-ukcho/ 

 

March

University Mental Health Day   

International Self Harm Awareness Day   

World Sleep Day   

Emetophobia Awareness week   

Mother’s Day

April

Stress Awareness Month

Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week

World IBS Day

May

UK Mental Health Awareness Week

Cleft lip/palate Awareness

M.E/C.F.S. Awareness week

June

International Father’s Mental Health Day

International Day Against Drug Abuse

Father’s Day

August

International Overdose Awareness Day

September

World Suicide Prevention Day

October

Stoptober

PHE campaign Every Mind Matters

World Mental Health Day

Domestic Abuse Awareness Month

OCD Awareness week

November

National Stress Awareness Day

Alcohol Awareness Week

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day

Anti-bullying week

Diwali

Black Friday

December

Anger awareness week

Christmas

 

…………………………………………………………………………….

 

Integrative & Personalised Medicine Congress 2024

6-8th June 2024 QEII Centre, Westminster, London UK

 

Join 2000+ healthcare professionals at the IPM congress, incorporating a cutting-edge conference, international exhibition and CPD approved workshops designed for medical & healthcare professionals focusing on whole-person, patient-centred care.

 

Taking place at the prestigious QEII Centre in the heart of London, the congress welcomes healthcare professionals representing conventional, integrative, functional, lifestyle, environmental, complementary and holistic medicine. During the three days, highly acclaimed healthcare professionals will present the latest evidence-based research and case studies during three cutting-edge conferences (Whole-person Health conference, Integrative Mental Health conference, the College of Medicine’s Food on Prescription conference).

 

By sharing clinical experience, knowledge and ideas, doctors, therapists and practitioners will gain a greater understanding that a multi-disciplinary team and whole-person approach can provide the patient with the best possible outcomes.

 

The GHR and GHSC are acknowledged supporters of the Congress and as such members and affiliates can register to attend the conference at the discounted ‘members rate’ using the code: GHR-20 (20% discount off the standard price to attend). Conference prices start from £149 and workshop & exhibition prices start from just £25 per day.

 

Find out more: www.ipmcongress.com

 

……………………………………………………………………………

 

Native Language Speaking Practitioners Sought

HypnoSOS podcast – Seeking native language therapists to translate and voice non-English language version.

 

Ursula James, ex Visiting Professor of Clinical Hypnosis, started hypnoSOS during Covid to help frontline workers access a quick and easy resource to destress and reduce their anxiety. It consists of short (10 to 15 minutes duration) hypnosis audios. It proved to be very popular and currently has around 150 episodes and a million downloads.

 

She is seeking individuals who are native language speakers in the following languages, German, Dutch, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Hindi. If you have other languages, do get in touch anyway for future iterations. All of the original transcripts will be provided for you to translate and it will be professionally produced and uploaded under the hypnoSOS title. You’ll also be given any support and guidance on technical issues should you need them.

 

If you fit the criteria and are interested in having a new way of promoting your practice, do please get in touch on kevin@ursulajames.com

 

…………………………………………………………………………….

 

The Administration Team

 

Views expressed within the above material and any conclusions reached are those of the author/s

and not necessarily shared by the GHR or the GHSC

©General Hypnotherapy Register

back