Professional Series
of Hypnosis Courses

Pre-requisite for Advanced Classes: Certified Hypnotherapist or Currently Enrolled in Clinical Hypnosis Institute.

All classes are offered through Clinical Hypnosis Institute a Michigan state licensed school. There are 10 courses in the Professional Series.  We have designed these courses so that a certified hypnotherapist with 120 hours of training from a state licensed hypnosis school may enter this program. These courses begin every other year and the program may be entered at any time.  Classes may be taken consecutively or one at a time.

A  14” by 11” Certificate of Completion for the PROFESSIONAL SERIES OF HYPNOSIS COURSES occurs when all 10 courses have been completed. All of our courses include detailed manuals supplied on computer disk as well as in print with session by session formats, hypnosis programs, forms and processes. Classes consist of lecture, demonstration and practicum.


Course Descriptions

Classes with – C.H.I. after the title are included in the Clinical Hypnosis Institute’s Hypnosis Certification courses.

Working Through Relationships 

In this (2) day course you will learn the most thorough and advanced technique in the industry for working through relationship difficulties.  Learn to help your clients understand and identify patterns and pitfalls of unhealthy relationships. 

  • Uncover the cause of attracting negative relationships
  • Learn how to attract positive relationships
  • Recover from the pain of rejection
  • Put the spark back in a current relationship
  • Establish confidence, empowerment and self worth
  • Unlock the secrets of successful dating

Resolution & Integration: Learn to resolve the causes of the unhealthy habits and integrate the healing.  Included in your manual and disk are numerous word for word processes to guide your client to resolve the past and integrate the healing process.

NLP: Learn how to smoothly incorporate NLP with hypnotherapeutic processes.

Instructors: Cheryl Beshada, C.M.Ht. & Frank Garfield, C.M.Ht.

Healing Through Grief

Karen and Cheryl will take you through the hypnotic and healing techniques that will enable you to work with clients going through the grief and loss process. In this (1) day course you will learn about:

  • The Stages of Grief
  • Helping Clients Who Experience the Loss of a Child
  • Sudden Death
  • Long Illness
  • Alzheimers Disease
  • Working With Clients Who Are Terminally Ill
  • Higher Self Communication
  • Loss of Job
  • Loss of Relationship

This Course Includes Numerous Programs and Processes

Instructors: Karen Webb, ACSW, LMSW, LMFT, C.Ht.  and Cheryl Beshada, C.M.Ht.

Sports Performance

Help your client’s get the leading edge in sports performance.  Learn how to create a hypnotherapy program for any type of sport.  Hypnosis, Self Hypnosis, and N.L.P. are just a few of the processes included in this (1) day course. A detailed manual with numerous programs and a session by session format is included.

Examples Will Be Given From a Variety of Sports: Baseball, Golf, Tennis, Gymnastics, Hockey, Body Building, Bowling, Wrestling, Skating, Basketball, Running, and Martial Arts.

Instructors: Cheryl Beshada, C.M.Ht. & Frank Garfield, C.M.Ht.

Creating and Using Metaphors

Metaphors are teaching stories or parables that guide the client to reach their goals in a positive way. Story telling is the oldest form of teaching known to mankind and was used in many ways throughout history. In this (2) day course you will learn how to formulate a story and embed hypnotic suggestion in a non-directive way.

Instructors: Cheryl Beshada, C.M.Ht. & Frank Garfield, C.M.Ht.

Waking Hypnosis

Learn the art and science of effective communication to produce trance states and hyper-suggestibility without a formal hypnotic induction, in this (1) day course. This process helps one to gain rapport through the client interview and to initiate the therapeutic process.  Waking hypnosis is also used in emergency situations to alleviate pain, nausea, and anxiety.  Programs include detailed word for word processes that are formulated for maximum impact.

Dream Therapy

Learn how to guide your clients to remove blocks and resolve problems through Dream Therapy and Healing. In this (1) day class, the role of the hypnotherapist is to ask questions to allow the client to understand the dream and its relationship to his/her life. You will learn numerous process including the Dream Incubation Technique, Guided Re-Entry Technique, and  Sharing a Dream with a Partner or Group.  A Dream Dictionary is included as well as numerous hypnotic programs and excerpts from Frank Garfield’s book titled “Dreams, Unlock the Key to Your Subsconscious”

Instructor:  Frank Garfield, C.M.Ht.

Past Life – In-Between and Surrogate Hypnosis

This (2) day class expands upon the Clinical Hypnosis Institute’s curriculum.

Your Sessions can take on a higher dimension of awareness and healing when you incorporate Higher Self Communication.  Notice a shift of Consciousness when you access the wisdom of Higher Self, that infinite part of each individual that is all wise and all knowing.  Each individual’s Higher Self always has their best interest in mind and loves them unconditionally.  Through the Higher Self you can guide in-between life times to gain insight and understanding at a deeper level of consciousness.  Learn how to guide your client in learning about their true purpose; in problem solving, and also in healing situations with others.  Learn word for word processes that have proved successful with numerous clients.  Cheryl will be sharing diverse case histories as well as hypnotherapeutic programs to bring about profound insights and resolutions to many client issues  We have also added a new component titled Surrogate Hypnosis.  This process allows for one person to stand in for another  It is done with permission and ethically allows for deeper work for certain issues and for certain individuals who may qualify for this type of work.

Instructor:  Cheryl Beshada, C.M.Ht.

Anxiety, Fears & Phobias

Help your client’s alleviate anxieties, fears and phobias through this (2) day program.  Learn how to create a hypnotherapy program for any type of anxiety.  Hypnosis, Self Hypnosis, Hypnotherapeutic Desensitization, and N.L.P. are just a few of the processes included in this course.   A detailed manual with numerous programs and a session by session format is included.

Programs with Word for Word Processes for the Following Topics are Included: Fear of Flying, Fear of Driving, Social Phobia, Fear of Public Speaking, Fear of Insects (Bees, Spiders, etc.), Dentophobia (Fear of Dentists), Needle Phobia, Fear of Water, Agoraphobia, White Coat Syndrome, Fear of Heights, and Fear of Animals.

Instructors:  Cheryl Beshada, C.M.Ht. & Frank Garfield, C.M.Ht.

Taking Care of Business (C.H.I.)

Can you imagine what it would be like to get 50% more of your hypnosis phone inquiries to actually make the appointment and be there!  You may or may not, notice the satisfaction you get from learning the finer details of customer service from the first phone call to the final visit.  This (1) day class covers all of the finer details of business.  You will learn how to register your business as well as how to create a business plan.  Learn how to set up your business office efficiently and economically.  Learn how to market your business, conduct group presentations and network with other professionals.  Frank Garfield shares numerous techniques and processes that he and Cheryl continue to use in their private hypnotherapy practice at Clinical Care Network.  A “Letters and Forms Manual is provided with samples of business letter, and forms for networking as well as insurance forms and letters and the suggested protocol for business conduct.

Instructors:  Frank Garfield, C.M.Ht.

Hypnosis for Test Anxiety and Super Learning

Learn how to work in the field of Accelerated Learning.  In this (1) day course you will learn numerous techniques to help people of all ages and from all of walks of life to improve memory, study skills, focus better, overcome test anxiety and improve confidence.  Hypnotic processes are specifically formulated in order to enhance both hemispheres of the brain for maximal learning. Numerous Super Learning programs include; Hypnosis for Learning Foreign Languages, Alleviate Test Anxiety, Super Learning, Creating Amnesia to Enhance Memory, Hypnotic Intervention for A.D.D., Self Hypnosis for Hypnotic Super Learning, just to name a few.  These programs are included in the manual as well as on computer disk for easy access on your computer.  Learn how to teach your clients how to record their study material on audio cassette tapes.  Strategically activate your voice, tone and timing for maximum memory retention.

Teach your client how to study at a level of self hypnosis for maximum focus and memory retention. Test taking can also be more productive when the client enters this level of hyper focus and deep relaxation.

Instructors:  Cheryl Beshada, C.M.Ht. & Frank Garfield, C.M.Ht.


2021-2022 Class Schedule

Professional Series Classes
Jan. 16, 2021 Hypnosis & Dream Therapy
Jan. 24 Taking Care of Business (C.H.I.)
Mar. 20 Test Anxiety & Super Learning
Apr. 17-18 Anxiety, Fears & Phobias
May 15 Sports Hypnosis
May 22 Taking Care of Business (C.H.I.)
June 19 Waking Hypnosis
Aug. 21 Hypnosis for Grief and Loss
Oct. 16-17 Working Through Relationships
Jan. 15-16, 2022 Creating Hypnotic Metaphors
Feb. 19-20 Past Life, In-Between Surrogate Hypnosis

More Information

  • To Register: Contact Clinical Hypnosis Institute at (586) 899-9009 or email cbeshada@hotmail.com
  • The investment for each advanced course class is $200.00 per day – 2-day courses are $400.00
  • Clinical Hypnosis Professional Group members fee is  $175.00 per day – 2-day courses are $350.00
  • CHI graduates may repeat these classes for a fee of $50.00 per class day, includes new manual and updated compter disk
  • Personal Checks, Cash, VISA and MasterCard are accepted
  • You will receive a certificate for each course that your pass
  • 8 Ceu’s for one day class  –  16 Ceu’s for a 2 day class
  • In addition to the class manual, you will receive the manual on a data disk for entry into your computer, iPhone, iPad, Kindle, etc. for easy reference
  • Upon completion of all 14 of the above courses that lead to the Medical Series, you will receive certification as a Certified Medical Hypnotherapist (C.M.Ht.) through the Clinical Hypnosis Professional Group