Hypnosis & Psychosomatic Medicine Section


Next section meeting

Words: The importance of the right choice of language for effective therapeutic communication
Date: Monday 13 March 2017

Section AGM

Date: Monday 8 May 2017
Time: 4.00 pm
Venue: Naim Dangoor Auditorium, RSM 

courses of interest

MSc Hypnosis in research, medicine and clinical practice
Date: September 2017
Organised by:  Bournemouth University
To register your interest for this one year course, please email: hypnosis@rsm.ac.uk

External events of interest

Training in Clinical Hypnosis for Healthcare Professionals
 Saturday18 and Sunday 19 February,
Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 March
Organised by: Northen Counties Branch, British Society of Clinical and Academic Hypnosis

XIV European Society of Hypnosis (ESH) Congress: Hypnosis - unlocking hidden potential
Wednesday 23 to Saturday 26 August 2017
Organised by: British Society of Clinical and Academic Hypnosis

About this section

Are you interested in mind body relationships?

Do you seek to explore the profound influences they have on each other  and to help people to modulate them?

If so, this section is for you, whatever your core specialism may be.


To promote the knowledge and understanding of hypnosis and psychosomatic medicine.

Section members:

All Section meetings and events are open to anyone with an interest in hypnosis or psychosomatic medicine, however Section membership comprises professionals who fulfil the eligibility criteria. Training meetings are open only to professionals or students who fulfil the eligibility criteria.


"Those eligible to join this section must hold a first or higher degree in a relevant discipline such as medicine, dentistry or fields related to psychology and be employed in, or retired from, a health related field such as medicine, psychology, dentistry, nursing, etc." 

Applications are invited from those registered with, for example, the BABCP, GMC, GDC, NMC, HCPC and University-based Academics.

The Hypnosis and Psychosomatic Medicine Section is a constituent society of the European Society of Hypnosis. We support and endorse its Ethical Guidelines, and which all applications for membership of the Section will need to abide by. 

If you are a member of the RSM and wish to join the Section, please email hypnosis@rsm.ac.uk

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.

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How might we fix it? An exploration in treatment options
How might we fix it? An exploration in treatment options

Monday 18 September 2017, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street

The programme for this day meeting will be available soon. To be notified when registration is open please contact Verity Cotton on hypnosis@rsm.ac.uk

Half Day | Registration: 17:30 | Organised by: Hypnosis & Psychosomatic Medicine Section |
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