Industry alert: upcoming courses

The IHMDP is running courses for dental professionals in dental hypnosis
Dental Hypnosis 1:  Technical Foundations     16th October 2012 – Central
Dental Hypnosis 2:  Applied Clinical Skills        17th October 2012 – Central
Technical Foundations Course (1 Day)
This course can be taken by dentists and staff working in contact with
patient in a dental practice.
It  covers skills in using hypnosis both formally and informally in
interactions with patients to alleviate anxiety and experience of pain
and facilitate giving treatment to anxious patients, both adults and
The course includes the following main topics:
Alleviate dental anxiety and phobia in patients
Ease pain and discomfort in patients
Improve patient compliance for dental procedures
Boost attendance for check-ups and cleaning
Reduce/ eliminate needle phobia
Increase patient satisfaction
Improve staff well-being due to increased cooperation of patients
This course delivers the highest service and training to dental staff. Therefore
early booking is encouraged to avoid disappointment.
Date: 16th October 2012
Venue: Central London
Cost: £150
Applied Clinical Skills Course (1 Day)
Graduates  of the foundation course or with previous hypnodontics
training are eligible to attend the advanced course to increase their skills in
dental hypnosis.
The course includes the following main topics
Hypnoanalgesia for anaesthetic averse patients
Reduction/elimination of pain and discomfort during and after dental
Improvement of haemostasis during dental procedures
Hypnosis for dental patients with severe dental anxiety and phobia
Stress management for dental personnel
Hypnosis to reduce/ eliminate gagging
Hypnosis for bruxism
Date: 17th October 2012
Venue: Central London
Cost: £150
There is a discount for booking both courses.
Book your seat today. To book your course please fill in the online registration
form here, phone 0207 385 1166 or send an email to, stating your  name and
telephone number and a team member will contact you as soon as  possible.


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Chris Barrow

Chris Barrow has been active as a consultant, trainer and coach to the UK dental profession for over 20 years. As a writer, his blog enjoys a strong following and he is a regular contributor to the dental press. Naturally direct, assertive and determined, he has the ability to reach conclusions quickly, as well as the sharp reflexes and lightness of touch to innovate, change tack and push boundaries. In 2014 he appeared as a “castaway” in the first season of the popular reality TV show “The Island with Bear Grylls”. His main professional focus is as Coach Barrow, providing coaching and mentorship to independent dentistry.