The New York Society of Clinical Hypnosis (NYSCH), founded in 1974, is a component section
of the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH). NYSCH is a not-for-profit society of
licensed health-care professionals. The society provides training to eligible professionals in the use of hypnosis in
clinical settings .
NYSCH offers participants workshops that can help them become proficient utilizing hypnosis. Our workshops offer information about the most recent scientific findings about hypnosis and the newest clinical approaches in the utilization of hypnosis. These offerings are shared in a wonderful and informal collegial atmosphere.
NYSCH offers workshops on all levels of training needed to become proficient in utilizing HYPNOSIS. We offer, throughout the year, Beginning, Intermediate, and/or Advanced workshops at our Sunday evening programs. NYSCH also offers to all our colleagues up-to-date SCIENTIFIC DATA along with various new approaches in the utilization of clinical hypnosis. These offerings are shared in a wonderful and informal collegial atmosphere.
ASCH will apply credit for all training provided by NYSCH toward basic certification in Clinical
Hypnosis and advanced certification as an Approved Consultant.
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more about the Society and upcoming training programs.
Board of Directors and Officers of NYSCH:
Marlene L. Levy, PhD, DAAPM
Herbert Feldman, M.D., DABFM, DAAPM
Ita O'Sullivan, RN, NP
Diane Haber, MS, RN, CS
Richard M. Tuck, PsyD
Susan Lee Bady, LCSW, BCD
Representative to ASCH Board of Governors
Phyllis Gildston, PhD
About NYSCH Membership
Benefits of Membership
• Cost: $60.00 per year for professionals ($35 for students)
• Four two-hour training courses per year [total of 8 ASCH credits]
• Peer Consultation
• Public Education
Click Here for our 2013-2014 Membership Form
NYSCH consists of members qualified under the guidelines of ASCH as well as those in the health professions who are duly licensed to practice their profession and have at least the lowest academic degree consistent with licensure in the State of New York.
a) Individuals holding doctorates in Medicine, Dentistry, Podiatry, Chiropractic, Psychology or Education (with psychology or counseling as the major field of study); b) Individuals holding a masters level degree in Nursing, Social Work, Speech-Language Pathology, Mental Health Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy, Psychoanalysis, or Art Therapy who are duly licensed to practice that profession in the State of New York; c) Individuals having completed 20 hours of ASCH approved training in hypnosis.
a) Individuals who meet all of the criteria listed for full membership above but do not have 20 hours of approved training in hypnosis. b) Participants who complete 10 of our 2 hour lecture/workshops for a total of 20 hours will automatically receive one year of non-voting free membership in our society.
Individuals actively enrolled in an accredited institution in a program leading to a degree that would make them eligible for full membership.