Special Awards Event

Please join SCEH as we honor our colleagues at an online Awards Program, Friday, March 26, 2021 from 4:00 – 5:00 PM EST USA.

Each year, SCEH honors the achievements of those who have made significant contributions to our field.  Please join us as we celebrate the hypnosis community and demonstrate gratitude for the accomplishments of our peers. 

The Awards Program will be held online, via Zoom, and will include SCEH leadership, award winners, members and guests.  The event is free, but advance registration by March 24 is required.

Please join us as we announce and celebrate the winners of the following awards.  Sign up here.


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Each year, at our Annual Awards Banquet, the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis (SCEH) recognizes leaders in the field of hypnosis. 

Our Awards include:

  1. The Henry Guze Award – for the best research paper on hypnosis (since 1970)
  2. The Roy M. Dorcus Award – for the best paper in clinical hypnosis (since 1971)
  3. The Bernard Raginski Award – for leadership in the field of clinical hypnosis (Since 1960)
  4. The Shirley Schneck Award – to a physician who has made significant contributions to the development of medical hypnosis
  5. The Arthur Shapiro Award – for the best book on hypnosis (since 1970)
  6. The Crasilneck Award – for the best first paper presented by a graduate student or young scientist at a SCEH meeting
  7. The Hilgard Award – for the best theoretical paper on hypnosis
  8. The Erika Fromm Award – for excellence in teaching (since 1999)
  9. The Stanley Krippner Award – for efforts supporting the field of hypnosis by students or early career professional (since 2018)
  10. The Presidential Award – for outstanding contributions to scientific and professional hypnosis and for outstanding work on behalf of the Society


Read about our latest award winners in our Focus newsletter.