O. Identify 2 hypnotic interventions for the patient with low back pain and two interventions with headache.
8 am Introduction, format for the day
8:15 – 9:30 Group hypnosis. Fundamentals for a Mind-Body Orientation, clarifying confusion about what is a mind body/integrative orientation, characteristics of the clinician that activate self-healing resources. How this can inform formulating hypnotic suggestions
9:30 – 10:30 Essential concepts: Psychoneuroimmunology, brain structure, central sensitization syndrome, autonomic nervous system dysregulation, polyvagal theory, psychophysiological patterns. Utilizing hypnotic suggestions that reflect these concepts
10:30 – 10:45 BREAK
10:45 – noon The opioid crisis. Chronic pain and dissociation. Addressing the problem of normal dissociation. How opiate medications worsen this problem. Using hypnotic strategies that focus attention either toward or away from the symptom.
Noon – 1 PM LUNCH
1:00 – 2:00 Opiates, somatic dissociation, affect regulation and hypnosis. How to formulate suggestions that effectively address these problems in the treatment of chronic pain
3:15-4:00 Case examples, working with the difficult, complex chronic pain patient on opiates.
4:00-4:30 Integration, pulling it all together, applications in your practice
4:30 WORKSHOP ENDS
This workshop is appropriate for Licensed Health and Mental Health Professionals such as: Physicians, Nurses, Social Workers, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists, Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselors, Psychologists & others holding a license to practice independently, or graduate student currently enrolled and under the supervision of a licensed professional. Master's level clinicians practicing in a non-profit setting under the supervision of a licensed professional. Students and non-licensed professional are required to submit proof of their status and supervisor.
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