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2017 Conference Registration is Now Open

Registration is now open for our annual conference:
68th Annual Workshops & Scientific Program
October 25-29, 2017
Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza River North and the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL
#SCEH2017  
Join a world class faculty and your colleagues from the mental health and medical communities in Chicago this fall.
For more information about our conference hotel, the Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza River North,please see Site and Accomodations.  
To view meeting details, including agendas and session descriptions, please download our conference brochure.

 
Conference Workshops and Presentations From Leaders in the Field:
Clinical hypnosis has relevance for each stage in the human life cycle. The "Hypnosis for the Ages" conference will feature keynotes, symposia, and workshops on Pediatric and Adolescent Applications of Hypnosis, Current Approaches to Hypnosis in Geriatrics and End of Life Care, and Highlights in the History of Hypnosis. The meeting will also include scientific presentations on the Evidence-Base of Medical Hypnosis.
We are excited about our 2017 conference format and our venue, The Chicago School for Professional Psychology. We will explore some new and varied topics, while providing attendees with an opportunity to earn CE credits, network with colleagues, explore potential collaboration and engage in vibrant debate. 
 
Varied Program for Professionals at All Levels
Our 2017 program features a variety of sessions and workshops.  Workshops are designed to teach attendees hypnotic theory and share practical techniques they can put to  immediate use to helping clients in their professional practice. Lectures, audiovisual presentations, and skill-practice groups are featured.  Our Scientific Program provides a showcase for well known authorities to share the latest research on clinical and experimental hypnosis, including keynotes, research presentations and symposia.
 
Conference Highlights include:
  • 20-credit Introductory Workshop in Clinical Hypnosis
  • 17 Advanced Level Workshops
  • 6 Skills-building/Intermediate Level Workshops
  • 19 scientific research talks, plenaries and symposia, including 6 keynotes
  • Scientific poster presentations
  • Awards Banquet honoring established and emerging leaders in the field
  • Student and Early Career Professionals Luncheon
  • Member Luncheon to learn about the latest Society activities on your behalf
  • Networking Reception with our local colleagues from the Chicago Society for Clinical Hypnosis
  • Opportunity to meet and share insights and questions with other in the hypnosis community
#HypnosisTraining #HypnosisWorkshop #Clinical Hypnosis #HypnosisResearch #SCEH2017  

2017 Conference Registration is Now Open

Registration is now open for our annual conference:
68th Annual Workshops & Scientific Program
October 25-29, 2017
Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza River North and the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL
#SCEH2017  
Join a world class faculty and your colleagues from the mental health and medical communities in Chicago this fall. For more information about the hotel please see Site and Accomodations.
To view meeting details, including agendas and session descriptions, please download our conference brochure.
 
Conference Workshops and Presentations From Leaders in the Field:
Clinical hypnosis has relevance for each stage in the human life cycle. The "Hypnosis for the Ages" conference will feature keynotes, symposia, and workshops on Pediatric and Adolescent Applications of Hypnosis, Current Approaches to Hypnosis in Geriatrics and End of Life Care, and Highlights in the History of Hypnosis. The meeting will also include scientific presentations on the Evidence-Base of Medical Hypnosis.
We are excited about our 2017 conference format and our venue, The Chicago School for Professional Psychology. We will explore some new and varied topics, while providing attendees with an opportunity to earn CE credits, network with colleagues, explore potential collaboration and engage in vibrant debate. 
 
Varied Program for Professionals at All Levels
Our 2017 program features a variety of sessions and workshops.  Workshops are designed to teach attendees hypnotic theory and share practical techniques they can put to  immediate use to helping clients in their professional practice. Lectures, audiovisual presentations, and skill-practice groups are featured.  Our Scientific Program provides a showcase for well known authorities to share the latest research on clinical and experimental hypnosis, including keynotes, research presentations and symposia.
 
Conference Highlights include:
  • 20-credit Introductory Workshop in Clinical Hypnosis
  • 17 Advanced Level Workshops
  • 6 Skills-building/Intermediate Level Workshops
  • 19 scientific research talks, plenaries and symposia, including 6 keynotes
  • Scientific poster presentations
  • Awards Banquet honoring established and emerging leaders in the field
  • Student and Early Career Professionals Luncheon
  • Member Luncheon to learn about the latest Society activities on your behalf
  • Networking Reception with our local colleagues from the Chicago Society for Clinical Hypnosis
  • Opportunity to meet and share insights and questions with other in the hypnosis community
#HynosisTraining #HypnosisWorkshop #Clinical Hypnos #HypnosisResearch

Call for Awards Nominations  

We are seeking nominations for SCEH Awards for 2017.  As a member of the Society, we hope you will consider making a nomination.  

DEADLINE:  All nominations are due by July 15th

ELIGIBILITY PERIOD -- July 1, 2016 through July 1, 2017

Every year, the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis presents a number of awards to distinguished individuals in the world of hypnosis to acknowledge their service and scientific and clinical contributions to our field. We seek nominations from SCEH members and the general community of clinicians and researchers working with hypnosis. Our goal is to encourage the the widest breadth of nominations.

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SCEH Announces Keynote Speaker for 2017 Conference


The Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis is pleased to announce the following keynote presentations and speakers for this year's
conference in Chicago.

 

 

The 2017 keynote speakers are (in alpha order):

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Update on Scientific Program Submissions for the SCEH 2017 Conference

From: Scientific Meeting Co-Chairs: Zoltan Kekecs, PhD and Shelagh Freedman, PhD candidate

New Submission Deadline: March 15, 2017 11:59 pm EST

You still have time to submit your abstracts for presentation to 68th Annual Meeting of the Society of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis.
We extended the abstract submission deadline for scientific papers until March 15 2017 so you can share your cutting-edge research,
knowledge and experience.

We invite researchers and clinicians to submit proposals for research presentations, symposia or posters addressing empirical issues in the
science of hypnosis and related topics, including hypnotizability; mechanisms of hypnosis; applications in medicine and psychotherapy;
placebo effects; mindfulness and contemplative practices. We also invite scientific submissions on applications of hypnosis for each
stage of life. Aside from empirical work, we also invite the submission of abstracts of rigorously conducted case studies, case
series, and critical reviews.





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2017 Call for Papers Extended to March 15, 2017

Workshops, Scientific Presentations & Poster Submissions Invited

The Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis (SCEH) invites submissions for its 2017 Annual Conference as follows:.

68th Annual Workshops & Scientific Program

October 25-29, 2017

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2017 Call for Workshops, Scientific Presentations & Posters

The Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis (SCEH) invites submissions for its 2017 Annual Conference.

Event Details:
68th Annual Workshops & Scientific Program
October 25-29, 2017
Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza River North &
The Chicago School for Professional Psychology
Chicago, IL


Clinical hypnosis has relevance for each stage in the human life cycle. The "Hypnosis for the Ages" conference will feature keynotes, symposia, and workshops on Pediatric and Adolescent Applications of Hypnosis, Current Approaches to Hypnosis in Geriatrics and End of Life Care, and Highlights in the History of Hypnosis. The meeting will also include scientific presentations on the Evidence-Base of Medical Hypnosis.

We are excited about our 2017 conference format and our venue, The Chicago School for Professional Psychology. We plan to explore some new and varied topics from the leading minds of hypnosis, while providing attendees with an opportunity to earn CE/CME credits, network with colleagues and engage in vibrant debate on the leading issues of the day.





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Due to high demand, we are pleased to announce that we have been able to extend the deadline for our discounted room rate to September 16th (was 9/5).


HOTEL RESERVATIONS


We have secured a special discount rate at the Hilton Boston Dedham for the duration of our conference.**

Update! Room Block Deadline Extended:  Due to high demand, we have been able to extend the deadline for our discounted room rate to September 16th (was 9/5).





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SCEH 2016 Conference -- Benefits of Attending

  • Earn CE and CME credits to satisfy licensure requirements

  • Become a better, more effective clinician

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SCEH Launches Mentorship Program

Program Will Promote Research-Driven Careers in the Field of Hypnosis.

 
 
SCEH is the research home for clinicians, researchers, and scholars studying hypnosis. The Society is devoted not only to accommodating accomplished clinical and experimental researchers, but also to fostering the next generation of scientists in our field.

In order to boost the professional growth of early career professionals engaged in research within the society, SCEH is proud to present its newly developed Mentorship Program. This members only program will connect early career professionals looking for guidance with senior members of the Society intent on supporting new talent. The Mentor-Mentee pairs will be matched based on their research interests, needs and expertise.

The SCEH website will feature a list of available Mentors, linked to an online profile, allowing Mentees to select a preferred Mentor. Please note this list will be expanded and updated as we roll out this new initiative and add program participants.  

Matching Mentors and Mentees

Participating in the SCEH Mentorship Program is voluntary for both Mentors and Mentees. Mentees submit applications online via an online form on the SCEH website.  Mentees should be aware they may not be accepted by their preferred Mentor.

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Register Now for our 2016 Annual Conference in Boston This October



67th Annual Workshops and Scientific Program


The Future of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis in the Era of Health Care Reform        

October 6-10, 2016

Hilton Boston/Dedham & William James College (just 20 minutes outside Boston)

Details: www.sceh.us/2016-conference



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SCEH 2016 Keynotes Announced for 
67th Annual Workshops & Scientific Program 

 


The Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis (SCEH) has announced their conference keynote speakers for their 2016 meeting in Boston. The Society's 67th Annual Workshops & Scientific Program will take place from October 6 to 10, 2016 at the Hilton Boston/Dedham Hotel (Dedham, MA) and William James College (Newton, MA).  The theme for the conference is The Future of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis in the Era of Health Care Reform.

 

The keynotes for 2016 are: 


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Call for Papers - Deadline Extended One Week

 

The Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis invites proposals for Advanced Workshops, Scientific Papers, Panels, Symposia and Posters for our 67th Annual Workshops and Scientific Program. (See details below.)

The submission deadline has been extended one week to March 22, 2016.

Learn more about our submission and approval process and access the submission forms using the links below.

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SCEH Scholarship Program

In 2016, SCEH will offer a limited number of competitive scholarships. Students are encouraged to apply early

If you are a student and wish to apply for a Scholarship, we ask that you submit a Scientific Paper for this year's conference.  (See details below.)  Please be sure to submit your complete Scientific Paper proposal before you complete the scholarship application.

Full-time students who are enrolled in Masters or doctoral programs in: psychology; counseling; marriage and family therapy; medicine; dentistry or nursing, as well as interns at qualified medical and psychological training institutions, are eligible to apply for a Professional Development Scholarship for the 67th Annual SCEH Conference. Priority is given to those who are first authors of a paper accepted for the Scientific Program who will present that paper at the meeting. 

The scholarship provides a waiver of registration fees.  A limited number of stipends ($250) may be awarded for travel, lodging, and/or meals based upon scientific merit of presentation proposal.  Learn more about the SCEH scholarship program and access the scholarship application here.

 

Call for Papers

 






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Call for Papers now underway.  

 

The Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis invites proposals for Advanced Workshops, Scientific Papers, Panels, Symposia and Posters for our 67th Annual Workshops and Scientific Program. (See details below.)

The submission deadline is March 15, 2016.

Learn more about our submission and approval process and access the submission forms using the links below.

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Come together with leading thinkers in the field of clinical and experimental hypnosis over Columbus Day Weekend in New England. Our conference site and hotel are conveniently located just 20 minutes from downtown Boston.
More details will be announced as they are confirmed.  Meanwhile, please mark your calendar and plan to attend.  
We are pleased to announce information about our 2016 conference as follows:

 

67th Annual Workshops and Scientific Session 

The Future of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis
in the Era of Health Care Reform

October 6-10, 2016

Hilton Boston/Dedham Hotel & William James College

Dedham and Newton, MA (just outside Boston)

Thinking of submitting a presentation or poster?  Our Call for Presentations and Posters is coming soon.
View more conference details, including advance notice of our special hotel rate for attendees at: 2016 SCEH Conference in Boston

 

Registration is now open for our annual conference:





Hypnosis for the Professionally Curious


September 30 - October 4, 2015
Rosen Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Florida

 






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iew meeting details, including agendas and session descriptions in our conference brochure.


Varied Program for Professionals at All Levels

As is our tradition, this year's program features a wide variety of sessions and workshops.  Workshops are designed to teach participants hypnotic theory and practical techniques for immediate use in professional practice. Lectures, audiovisual presentations, and skill-practice groups are featured.

Join us as internationally known authorities share the latest research on clinical hypnosis, including keynotes, research presentations and symposia.

 

Keynote Speakers
  • Deirdre Barrett, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and Past President of the International Association for the Study of Dreams and of the American Psychological Association’s Division 30
    TOPIC: Fantasizers and Dissociaters: Two Types of High Hypnotizables

  • Paul F. Dell, PhD, ABPP, Past President at the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation and Director of the Trauma Recovery Center in Norfolk, Virginia
    TOPIC: Why the Hypnosis Field and the Dissociative Disorders Field Really Need Each Other

  • Maximilian Muenke, MD, DABMA, Chief & Senior Investigator of the Medical Genetics Branch of the National Institute of Health
    TOPIC: The Genetic Basis of Hypnotizability
        Saturday Banquet Address
  • Amir Raz, PhD, ABPH, Canada Research Chair in the Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University and Director of the Clinical Neuroscience and Applied Cognition Laboratory at the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research at the Jewish General Hospital
    TOPIC: Hypnosis, Meditation and Placebos

Highlights include:

  • 20-credit Introductory and Intermediate Workshops tracks

  • Choose from 16 Advanced Workshop sessions (earn up to 15 CE/CMEs)

  • 17 scientific talks, plenaries or symposia (earn up to 15 CE/CMEs for Scientific Program)

  • Sessions taught by experts and leading minds in the global hypnosis community

  • Presentation topics include:  ♦ hypnosis for PTSD   hypnosis for skin disorders  hypnotic regressions  
    ♦ hypnotic relaxation therapy for hot flashes/sleep   ♦ hypnosis and willpower   ♦ hypnosis for dissociative disorders  
    ♦ an immersive case-based hypnosis training model for healthcare professionals   ♦  ego-strengthening
    ♦ pain management and Eastern philosophy   • hypnosis and biofeedback in pain management  ... and more.


CE/CME Credits: 










































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Call for Papers - Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis 66th Annual Workshops & Scientific Session

NEW!   Submission deadline extended to Monday, May 25, 2015.

 

The Society for Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis (SCEH) is now  accepting proposals for Workshops, Scientific Papers and Posters for its 66th Annual Workshops and Scientific Session.  Deadline for submissions is May 25, 2015 (new extended deadline).  This year's event is being held at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in Orlando, Florida, from September 30 through October 4, 2015.

The Society has held more than 65 annual events, and boasts a rich history in hypnosis training and research. Each Annual Conference comprises a Workshop track as well as a Scientific Session that features the latest research on clinical and experimental hypnosis. The Society includes some of the most advanced clinicians and researchers on hypnosis in the world among its membership.  Conference sessions are led by leading experts in clinical and experimental hypnosis.


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