Recognised by the world’s leading experts in Ericksonian Hypnosis

Dr Ernest Rossi – author with Milton H Erickson of The Collected Papers of Milton H Erickson:

“Wow, if it’s possible to condense the evolution of psychotherapy over this century and Milton H Erickson’s legacy with clarity, simplicity and compassion, Stephen Brooks and the art of Compassionate Ericksonian Hypnotherapy surely sets the highest standard”


The British Hypnosis Research and Training Institute

British Hypnosis Research has been qualifying students as Practitioners of Ericksonian Hypnotherapy since 1979 and is one of the most respected and trusted hypnotherapy training organisation in the world. Our courses have been running for more than 40 years in over 23 hospitals and universities throughout the UK and in Canada, Ireland, France, Spain, Belgium, Thailand and Japan. In 2008 we created the first ever one year online Practitioner Diploma training in Ericksonian Hypnotherapy, and to date we have trained over 6000 students, including many of the leading figures in the field such as internationally known hypnosis trainers and authors.

We have created hypnotherapy training materials in association with the University of Sussex and the British Library and our courses are recognised by the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council of Great Britain. BHR continues to push back the boundaries of hypnotherapy training with our latest Practitioner Diploma taught in live streaming format on Zoom combined with weekly online home study.

Stephen Brooks

Your trainer is Stephen Brooks. Over the past 40 years Stephen has become one of the most respected hypnotherapists in the world, well known for his insight, compassion and relaxed conversational way of helping people overcome challenging problems. He has taught many of the biggest names in hypnotherapy today and his courses are at the cutting edge of hypnosis training. He is the subject of the new acclaimed book on Ericksonian Hypnosis.

Bill O’Hanlon – author of Taproots and Solution-Oriented Hypnosis:

“Stephen Brooks not only knows how to do effective Ericksonian Hypnosis he knows how to teach others how to do it.”

”The world’s leading providers of internationally accredited diploma qualifications in Ericksonian Hypnotherapy for over 40 years!”