Hypnosis Training

About the Banyan Hypnosis Center

Here at the Banyan Hypnosis Center, we have been training hypnotherapists for over ten years. When you come to our hypnosis school, you are attending a nationally and internationally renowned hypnosis training center. We have trained Hypnotherapists from across the country and from 24 different countries as far away as Singapore, New Zealand, South Africa, and more.

About the Instructor

Cal Banyan - Hypnotherapy Instructor
Cal Banyan (left) accepting the Charles Tebbett's Award for "Spreading the Light of Hypnosis" from NGH President Dr. Dwight Damon (right).

Calvin D. Banyan has proved time and again why he is the nationally recognized leader in hypnosis and hypnotherapy training. He has received numerous awards and recognitions, including:

Cal created the hypnosis and hypnotherapy processes 5-PATH® and 7th-PATH Self-Hypnosis®, which are at the core of our unique and intensive NGH certification program.

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Hypnosis Training Courses


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Here is why hundreds of people like you choose our hypnosis and hypnotherapy training programs to begin their careers, or to obtain essential advanced training:

  • NGH Approved Hypnosis Training and one year membership.
  • Basic and advanced training in one course including 5-PATH® and 7th Path Self-Hypnosis®.
  • Condensed leaning format so that you can get your certification quickly.
  • Condensed format also creates an environment of accelerated learning.
  • Course is designed to create Hypno-1%’ers who are among the best in the profession.
  • Unsurpassed support after you graduate including, fast telephone support, email support, exclusive email group on Yahoo for our grads only, live online study group, and optional support materials such as books, CDs, DVDs and more.
  • The opportunity to expand your practice by becoming a Certified Professional Hypnosis Instructor when you qualify.*

NEW!  Read interview articles in which Cal Banyan interviews some of our successful grads!

NGH Approved Hypnotherapy Certification with 5-PATH® & 7th Path Self-Hypnosis®

Begin a highly rewarding, new career in hypnosis and hypnotherapy! Banyan Hypnosis Center For Training & Services trains individuals using the National Guild of Hypnotists professional hypnosis training course; plus you will learn the 5-PATH® and 7th-Path Self-Hypnosis® systems of advanced hypnotherapy and self hypnosis.

After you graduate, we continue to help you succeed. You can join our free online community of graduates, so you can continue to learn more and share experiences.

"Course content comes alive at the hands of a master teacher...."
Cory Davis, Psy.D. (Licensed Clinical Psychologist)

"I loved every moment and feel honored to be among the first to be trained in this ground-breaking approach [5PATH]."
Samadhi Wright, Ph.D. (Licensed Clinical Psychologist)

Our curriculum is designed to provide a complete approach to hypnosis which enables you to immediately become a practicing Hypnotherapist working with weight loss, stop smoking and stress problems for both individuals and groups. Upon completion of the Level I and Level II (5-PATH®) hypnosis training, you will be able to help clients deal with fears and anxieties, self-confidence and esteem issues, sports performance, sales performance and most problems presented to Hypnotherapists.

In addition to learning the basics, you will learn the unique "Banyan Hypnosis Center" approach to hypnotherapy, 5-PATH® (Five Phase Advanced Transformational Hypnosis). This is a thorough multiphase approach which was designed to uncover and overcome subconscious issues. In this system you will utilize some of the most powerful hypnotherapeutic tools, including Direct Suggestion, Age Regression, Forgiveness Therapy and Parts Mediation Therapy, applied together in a systematic, reliable and highly effective process.

"Excellent course, great presentation..."
Mark Smalley, LSW (Licensed Social Worker)

"I am very thankful for the opportunity to retake this course.... This time the course was 10 times more powerful for me..."
Margarita Videnova-Lett (Certified Hypnotherapist)

"This class has transformed me as a hypnotherapist..."
Lynda Malerstein (Certified Hypnotherapist)

Special hypnosis training and experience will be available using 7th Path Self-Hypnosis®, a series of self hypnosis techniques designed to remove old blockages to success, before attempting to give yourself suggestions. This new approach has received highest praise from both students and clients. Note that 7th Path Self-Hypnosis® is a holistic Mind-Body-Spirit approach that far surpasses classical approaches to self hypnosis.

Your Hypnotherapy Certification includes:

  • 5-PATH® Hypnotherapy training
  • 7th-PATH Self-Hypnosis® teacher training
  • NGH certification

More information about this hypnosis training.

Online Hypnosis Training
Learn about taking this live hypnosis course online.

7th Path Self-Hypnosis® Classes

A class that enables the students to experience hypnosis first and then learn how to do self hypnosis to make important changes in their lives. Students will learn to hypnotize themselves in a fast, safe and effective manner. You'll learn how to give yourself productive hypnotic suggestions that can help you to lose weight, stop smoking, feel more relaxed or more self-confident, and much more. This class is offered about once a month and is about 7-8 hours long.

"A beautiful, intriguing experience of the brain and mind. Makes one want to study and learn more."
Michael Vandall, MD

"Very impressed."
Brenda Spriggs

"Cal is great and informative and willing to answer any question."
Jane Swanson, BS

"Just what I learned today will be of great benefit.... Thank you."
Walter Wicks

More information about this self hypnosis class.

5-PATH® and 7th Path Self-Hypnosis® Credentials Explained

In order to become a Certified Professional Hypnosis Instructor (CPHI) you must have a minimum amount of experience conducting hypnosis session, and using 5-PATH® as you primary modality, and undergo CPHI training.  Additional information is available upon request.