FAQs Hypnosis Training at NYHTC

Q: Why should I choose to train with NYHTC?

A: The curriculum is State approved and is based on effective evidence-based techniques in the field of hypnotism.

We keep our classes small, so you get a great deal of individual attention, and the training provides you with the opportunity to work on your own self-improvement in the class, as well.

Many students are amazed that they not only learn to help others, but their own lives improve by practicing the techniques they learn. Small groups encourage a bonded community within your class, providing additional support for you.

When you complete the program, you’ll have the tools to begin working in the field immediately.  You will also have the opportunity to gain more expertise by attending advanced classes offered throughout the year.

NYHTC classes are held LIVE online and provide you with a professional successful environment in which to learn as well as to fashion your own office.

NYHTC graduates receive continuing support and advice from their instructor via email, webinar, social media, text, and phone to help them advance their careers.

You will receive training in marketing as well as the legal and ethical aspects of practicing hypnosis in your State.

Q: Do I need a license to practice hypnosis?

A: Although you will be attending a licensed school, hypnotism is not a licensed profession in most states. Please check the requirements in your state at www.ngh.net. You will receive an NGH Certification and an NYS Dept of Ed-approved NYHTC Certification.

Q: What will my certification enable me to do?

A: After you have successfully completed your training, and you have earned your status as an NGH Certified Consulting Hypnotist or Hypnotherapist, you are entitled to earn your living, if you wish, in these fields, in accordance with the laws in the state or country where you reside and practice.

Q: What kind of organization is the National Guild of Hypnotists?

A: The National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH with over 12,000 members worldwide), is the largest and most prestigious worldwide hypnosis-certifying organization. It offers regular educational conferences in Marlborough, Massachusetts and Las Vegas, Nevada with well over 1500 participants attending annually.

Additionally, the Guild is highly supportive, having a lending library of videos and audio recordings, referrals, legislative support, regular local meetings, and much more.

Q: What are the annual re-certification requirements?

A: All CEUs for the NGH are calculated hour for an hour (1 hour = 1 CEU) You need 15 CEUs per year. The NGH provides opportunities to earn your CEUs at no cost.

Q: What kind of exam must I pass?

A: There is an open-book exam. Class participation will also be evaluated and factored in. After one year of practice, you may take the NGH Board exam which will entitle you to “Board Certified” status.

Q: How long does it take to get certified?

A: 75 hours of face-to-face “classroom” instruction and supervised practice and we expect you to accomplish 25 hours of practice as a homework assignment.

Q: Can I train online?

A: Absolutely! Learn more about LIVE Online training.

Q: Are the courses tax deductible?

A: Yes. Treasury Regulation 1.1625 permits an income tax deduction for educational expenses – including registration fees, tuition, travel, meals, and lodging – for courses taken to improve or maintain skills required in employment or business. You will be provided with your NYHTC tuition receipt which contains our EIN number. You will need it when you file your tax return.