Understanding hypnosis: Will the latest findings impact therapeutic techniques?

Monday 4 March 2013

Venue: Royal Society Of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, LONDON, W1G 0AE

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2.15 pm

Registration, tea and coffee

2.45 pm

Welcome and introduction
Dr Peter Naish, President, Hypnosis & Psychosomatic Medicine Section, Royal Society of Medicine

3.05 pm

The cold control theory of hypnosis
Professor Zoltan Dienes, Professor of Psychology, University of Sussex

4.05 pm

Neuroimaging: Does it represent a resolution of the altered state hypothesis?
Professor Giuliana Mazzoni, Professor of Psychology, University of Hull

5.05 pm

Tea and coffee break

5.20 pm

Hypnosis from a clinical perspective
Dr Michael Heap, Clinical Forensic Psychologist

6.20 pm

The emperor's new drugs: Medication and suggestion in the treatment of depression
Professor Irving Kirsch, Professor of Psychology, Plymouth University

7.20 pm

Panel discussion

7.40 pm

Completion of evaluation forms

7.45 pm

Close of meeting

7.50 pm

Optional dinner
For those who have pre-registered

Meeting ref: HYD02

CPD: 4 credits

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