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Emergency hypnosis

Emergency hypnosis

8 July 2022 | Face-to-face event | This event is RCEM accredited for CPD

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+ Event summary

Event summary

Hypnosis is an evidenced technique for improving quality of care for patients and staff wellbeing. For clinicians, it increases relaxation, wellbeing and prevention of burnout. There is benefit for the patient as an adjuvant in managing a wide variety of ailments. This day will introduce you to some simple relaxation and hypnosis techniques you can start to use immediately.

Learning objectives:

  • To have the option of experiencing a light hypnotic trance
  • To develop awareness of where and when hypnosis might be used in the emergency department the indications and contraindications
  • Consider the structure of hypnotic language and ways to incorporate it into daily practice
  • Awareness of techniques for increasing staff wellbeing, including hypnosis.
  • An awareness of the potential applications of hypnosis in anaesthetic practice, including anxiety management, pain, obstetrics, paediatrics, phobias
  • To have awareness of informal techniques that will benefit patients.

SLOs covered:

  • SLO 1
  • SLO 4
  • SLO 6

Syllabus areas covered:

  • CC1 – History Taking
  • CC8 – Team Working
  • CC12 – Communication
  • CC15 – Communication with Colleagues
  • CC16 – Health promotion
  • CAP23 – Pain
  • MHP4, NeuC4

GMC domains covered:

  • Domain 1
  • Domain 2
  • Domain 3
+ Fees

RCEM Member: £127

RCEM Member nurses/students: £87

Non-member: £201

+ Venue
This event will take place at Octavia House. View directions to the venue.
+ Who should attend?
  • Clinical/Research/Teaching Fellow
  • Consultant
  • FY1/2
  • Nurse
  • Paramedic
  • Physician Associate/Advanced Clinical Practitioner/Advanced Nurse Practitioner
  • Specialty doctor/SAS Grade
  • ST1-3
  • ST4-7
  • Student
+ Programme + Contact us

If you have any questions about this event, please get in touch with us by emailing or calling 020 3931 0700.

+ Terms and conditions

Please read our terms and conditions in their entirety before making your booking.

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