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May 1, 2024

Yapko can be with you 24/7

People have often asked whether they could take Michael home with them… Well , “Yes”, at least metaphorically.  In this newsletter we focus on two resources that allow you to benefit from Michael’s perspectives and approach any day, any time of day. 

  • The On Demand (13 Hour) Hypnosis Course – Foundations of Clinical Hypnosis: A practical guide to improving treatment outcomes. Offered by Psychotherapy Networker and their parent company PESI.
  • The claria mindset health digital health app.  Manage anxiety, depression and life’s stresses with this skill based  five-week program. Life is challenging. Thrive with Claria.

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March 14, 2024

On-Demand Hypnosis Course with Yapko

  • Michael has created a new online On-Demand Hypnosis Course – Foundations of Clinical Hypnosis: A practical guide to improving treatment outcomes.
  • This course is being offered by Psychotherapy Networker and all the details along with the introductory offer are in this newsletter.

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March 6, 2024

Hypnosis & Depression: Special Journal Issue, Webinars & Claria, the Digital Program

  • Michael was honored to be asked to serve as a guest editor for a special 2-part issue of the American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis (Volume 66, Isues 1 & 2) on the topic of “Hypnosis in Treating Depression: Applying Multidimensional Perspectives.” 
  • Two webinars in March are announced in this newsletter 
  • More information about claria™

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February 29, 2024

Webinar March 8 and CLARIA is here!

  • Join me on Friday, March 8th for a 90 minute webinar on depression and the integration of hypnosis into treatment. Sponsored by The Society for Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis.
  • Get to know claria, the new digital mental health program created with Mindset Health.

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February 14, 2024

It’s finally here – Claria for Mental Health!

  • A digital hypnosis program for overcoming and managing life’s challenges
  • Empower yourself with 12 essential skills using hypnosis and other scientifcally validated approaches
  • Health care practitioners and claria are a good team

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October 7, 2023

Upcoming Events and 5 million views!

  • End of year webinars in November & December you don’t want to miss
  • Michael’s depression presentation has reached 5 million views on  youtube!
  • Diane shared more photos from our OZ trip

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September 7, 2023

Free Social Media Resources, New Upcoming Webinars, OZ update

  • Free Resources on the Influence of Social Media on Mental Health are
  • Announcing Upcoming Webinars in September
  • Diane shared some photos from our OZ trip

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July 20, 2023

Back to OZ: In-Person Workshop Melbourne Australia
August 29-30

  • Announcing the First In-Person Workshop that Michael is doing since the beginning of COVID. In collaboration with Mindset Health the workshop will be on August 29 & 30 in Melbourne, Australia.
  • Announcing the New Digital Mental Health Program coming soon to Mindset Health created by Michael. 
  • Announcing our new refreshed website coming in August.

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May 31, 2023

Social Media & Youth Advisory, Special Journal Issue

  • U.S. Surgeon General’s Advisory on Effects of Social Media on Mental Health in Young People 
  • Yapko will be guest editor of two special issues of the American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis on Hypnosis and the Treatment of Depression – A Sneak Peak …
  • 2024 Online 100-Hour Clinical Hypnosis and Stragegic Psychotherapy Training begins in January. Register Now.

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May 2, 2023

Have We Been Mislead About Antidepressants – A Free Yapko/Kirsch Webinar

  • Link to Youtube video of a free webinar with Drs. Michael Yapko and Irving Kirsch hosted by MindsetHealth.
  • Invitation to join us for our 2024 Onine 100-Hour Training
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March 22, 2023

Free Kirsch-Yapko Webinar, CDC Study and more…

  • A New Study from the CDC regarding high school students during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Announcing a webinar with Dr. Irving Kirsch and Dr. Michael Yapko entitled, Rethinking the Treatment of Depression: Have We Been Misinformed About Antidepressants?
  • Announcing a 3-Hr webinar  on april 22, 2023 with Michael on The Discriminating Therapist
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March 14, 2023

Announcing our 2024 Online 100-Hr Course

  • This entire newsletter contains information about our 2024 Online 100-Hour Clinical Hypnosis and Strategic Psychotherapy Training.
  • Links to video description of the course, course brochure, more information and registration.



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March 6, 2023

Podcast, Research & Webinar

  • Research on exercise as a first line approach in mental health
  • Announcing a podcast with Drs. Michael Yapko & David Burns 
  • Announcing a 3-hr webinar in April on The Discriminating Therapist
  • Open Registration for the 100-Hr training beginning in January 2024


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February 9, 2023

New Trainings & What About Antibiotics?

  • Research on antidepressants’ Negative Impact on Antibiotics
  • Announcing a 9-Hour Webinar on Process-Oriented Hypnosis: Utilizing Generalities Specifically
  • Announcing a 3-Hour Webinar on Hypnosis and Mindfulness 
  • Open Registration for the 100-Hr training
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January 13, 2023

Free Mediation Summit & Next Live Webinar

  • Announcing a Free Online Event “The Power of Meditation”
  • Excerpt from an “op-ed” piece Michael wrote for the International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis
  • Announcing a 9-Hr Webinar on Process-Oriented Hypnosis



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January 2, 2023

First Webinar of 2023 – January 7th

  • Announcing an upcoming online event on January 7th: Two 90-Minute SEssions on the Topoic of Depression.