What's the difference?

Many people have asked what's the difference between a Hypnotist and a Hypnotherapist?  Below is a guideline of the minimum hours of training for each level of professional.

Certified Hypnotist  
Certified Master Hypnotist  
Certified Hypnotherapist  
Clinical Hypnotherapist with Honors  
  Min. Hours of Training
  24 (Obtained over 2 weeks or 1 month)
  72 (
Obtained over 1 to 2 months)
  144 (
Obtained over 3 to 6 months)
  288 (
Obtained over 6 to 9 months)
  576 (
Obtained over 9 to 12 months)
  720 (
Obtained over 12 to 18 months)  

Tom Zegan received his diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy with Honors from HMI the oldest and the first accredited Hypnotherapy School in the US.  He was also the recipient of both the "Academic Achievement Award" and HMI's "Directors Award."


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*Some issues may require a psychological or medical referral

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