Note:  Workshops marked * have been presented a number of times on an annual basis

 

2014 Oct    *National Pediatric Hypnosis Training Institute, Minneapolis

    3-day annual workshop for Pediatric Health Practitioners

 

2014 Feb   Universidad de Iberoamerica, San Jose, Costa Rica

    3-day congress (with Dr. Mark Jensen) on Psychological Treatments for Pain Management in Adults, Teens, and Children

 

2013 Jun   Swiss Pediatric Society "Kinderartze" (Zurich), Brunnen, Switzerland

    2-day workshop on Hypnosis (Intermediate)

 

2012 Jun   Swiss Pediatric Society "Kinderartze" (Zurich), Brunnen, Switzerland

    2 2-day workshops on Hypnosis (Beginners) and Hypnosis (Intermediate)

 

2011 Jun    Canadian Clinical Hypnosis Society, Vancouver, BC

    2-day workshop on Hypnosis for Children and Teens

 

2010 Sep    Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)

   2-day Intensive Seminar for Pediatric Professionals: Hypnosis and Imagery Techniques for Children’s Pain Management

 

2010 Jun    *Children’s Medical Center, Minneapolis

   Pediatric Pain Master Class: Hypnosis in Pediatric Pain Management I & II

 

2010 April   Swiss Pediatric Society, Bern, Switzerland

   2-day Intensive Seminar for Pediatric Professionals: Hypnosis and Imagery Techniques for Children’s Pain Management

 

2010 Mar   *Canadian Clinical Hypnosis Society, Vancouver, BC

   2-day annual workshop for Health Practitioners

 

2009 Sep   Society for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, Portland, OR

    3-day workshop: Hypnosis with Children

 

2008 Oct    AO Meyer Children’s Hospital, Florence, Italy

    Latest Research Findings to Improve Pediatric Palliative Care

 

2008 Oct    Bremen, Germany

   2-day Intensive Seminar for Pediatric Professionals: Hypnosis and Imagery Techniques for Children’s Pain Relief

 

2008 Jul     Children’s Hospital of Orange County, CA

    2-day Intensive Pain Management Training

 

2008 May   University of Minnesota Medical School & Minnesota Hypnosis Society, MN.

    2-day workshop: Embracing Life: Hypnosis and Palliative Care

 

2008 Feb   BC Children’s Hospital, Child Psychiatry, Vancouver, BC

    4-week course: Chronic Pain Management (10 hours)

 

2007 Dec    Children’s Hospital of Orange County, CA

    2-day second level Intensive Pain Management Training

 

?2007 Oct   University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

   Year 4 medical students: Pediatric Palliative Care

 

2007 Jun    Children’s Hospital of Orange County, CA

    2-day Intensive Pain Management Training

 

2006 Apr    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

  Hope and Spirituality--a Doctor, Patient & Society course for  2nd year medical students

 

2006 Mar    Minneapolis Children's Hospital, MN

    2-day workshop: Pediatric Palliative Care

 

2006 Feb    Dutch Clinical Hypnosis Society, Utrecht, The Netherlands

   3-day Intensive Follow-up Workshop: Hypnose in de Kinderschoenen (Using hypnosis in a pediatric medical setting)

 

2005 Feb    Dutch Clinical Hypnosis Society, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  3-day workshop: Hypnose in de Kinderschoenen (Using hypnosis in a pediatric medical setting)

 

2005 Jan    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA

  1-day workshop: Children's Pain--Techniques for Relief

 

2004 Sept   Society for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, Chicago

    3-day workshop: Hypnosis with Children

 

2004 Jun    Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, ON

  2-day workshop: Children's Pain--Techniques for Relief

 

2004 Mar    Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA

  2-day seminar: Pediatric Pain (with Dr. Rick Solomon)

 

2003 Dec    Children's Medical Center of Dallas, TX

  2-day seminar: Pain Management (with Dr. Rick Solomon)

 

2003 Sept   Society for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, Pittsburgh, PA

   3-day workshop: Hypnosis with Children

 

2003 Jun    New Zealand Society of Hypnosis, Auckland

   2-day workshop: A Child in Pain: How to Help

 

2003 Jan    Canadian Clinical Hypnosis Society, Banff, AB

  2-day Annual Training Workshop: Pediatric Hypnosis

 

2002 May    Canadian Pain Society Annual Conference, Winnipeg

    Hypnosis for Pain Control

 

2002 Mar    AO Meyer Children’s Hospital, Florence, Italy

    2-day intensive seminar: Pediatric Pain Treatment (with Dr. R. Solomon)

 

2001 Sept    Boston Children’s Hospital, MA.

  2-day symposium: Behavioral Interventions for Pain  Management

 

2001 Mar    AO Meyer Children’s Hospital, Florence, Italy

   Pediatric Palliative Care Training (for Palliative Care Physicians & Staff)

   2-day workshop and two 3-hour refresher courses: Pediatric Pain Treatment (with Drs. R. Solomon and S. Weisman)

 

2000 Nov    Burnaby General Hospital Palliative Care Unit, Burnaby, BC

   Two 4-hour workshops: Grieving Children in Palliative Care

 

2000 Sept  Society for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, Providence, RI

    3-day workshop: Clinical Hypnosis

 

2000 May   Carillion Children’s Hospital, Roanoke, VA

  2-day professional course: Pediatric Pain Management (with Dr. R. Solomon)

 

2000 Mar   Primary Children’s Medical Centre, Salt Lake City, UT

  2-day professional course: Pediatric Pain Management: Creating an Ouchless Environment (with Dr. R. Solomon)

 

2000 Feb   1st Pediatric Integrative Medicine Workshop, Tucson, AZ

   Acupressure for Headache Relief

 

1999 Oct    BC Children’s Hospital, GI Division, Vancouver, BC

   Easing Pain Away

 

1999 May  Helsinki Children’s Hospital, Finland

   2-day professional course: Pediatric Pain Management (with Dr. G. Walco)

 

1998 May  Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle

   National Cancer Institute 2-day course: Beyond Just Talking

 

1998 Mar  Tel Hashomer-Pediatric Department, Tel Aviv, Israel; Rambam Pain Clinic, Haifa, Israel; Sha’are Tzedek Pain & Palliative Unit, Jerusalem, Israel; and Schneider Children’s Hospital, Petach Tikvah, Israel

  Four 4-hour seminars: Pain Management

 

1998 Feb   Association for the Care of Children's Health Convention, FL

    1-day workshop: Helping Children’s Pain to Go

 

1997 Sept  Society for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, Boston, MA

    3-day workshop: Hypnosis

 

1997 Jun   Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario, Toronto, ON

    Stop Me Hurting: Pain Control

 

1997 Apr   Justice Institute of B.C.

   4-hour workshop for Firefighters & Ambulance Attendants: How to Help a Child in Pain

 

1997 Apr   Professional Course, Phoenix, AZ

   2 ½ day course: Pediatric Pain Management (with Drs. Solomon & Tarbell)

 

1997 Feb   BC Children’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC

  Professional Development Series: Exploring How  Acupuncture Can Be Helpful in Healing

 

1996 Sept   UCSF Hospital, San Francisco, CA.

    3-hour seminar: Pediatric Pain Management

 

 1996 Sept   Society for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, San Francisco, CA

    3-day workshop: Hypnosis

 

 1996 Sept   Annual Review for Family Physicians, Vancouver, BC

   Lecture & Workshop: Update on Pain Management

 

1995 May     Frontiers of Hypnosis, Banff, AB

   Hypnosis with Children (with Dr. Karen Olness)

 

1994 Dec    Faculty of Medicine, University of Auckland, New Zealand

    1-day workshop: Pain Management for Children and Teens

 

1994 Dec    Christchurch School of Medicine and The Musculo-Skeletal Pain Management Centre, Christchurch, New Zealand.

    Seminar and 1-day Workshop: Pain Management for Children and Teens

 

1994 Oct    Children’s Hospital of Orange County, CA

  1-day workshop: Children in Pain: What Every Health Care  Professional Should Know

 

1994 Sept   Society for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, Minneapolis, MN

    3-day workshop: Hypnosis

 

1993 Nov   Denver Children’s Hospital, Denver, CO

   Speaker for Pain Awareness Day  +  1-day Workshop: Pediatric Pain Management

 

1993 Sept   Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON

   Pediatric Grand Rounds   +   workshops for Oncology Staff,  Nurses and Psychologists

 

1992 Sept   Society for Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, St. Louis, MO

    3-day workshop: Hypnosis

 

1992 Jun    Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY

    3-day workshop: Hypnosis in Hospital

 

1991 Sept   Society for Behavioral Pediatrics, Baltimore MD

    3-day workshop: Pediatric Hypnosis

 

1991 Jun    BC Children’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC

    Helping the Child and Family Cope with Fearful Situations

 

1990 Sept   Society for Behavioral Pediatrics, Denver, CO

    3-day workshop: Hypnosis

 

1990 Jan    Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, Cleveland, OH

    3-day workshop: Pediatric Hypnosis & Pain Management

 

1989 Oct   Canadian Pain Society Conference: Banff, AB

    Hypnotic Strategies for Pain Control   +   Empowering Family Members to Cope with Pain

 

1988 Oct   Society for Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis, Asheville, NC

    3-day workshop: Pediatric Hypnosis

 

 1988 Oct   BC Children’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC

    Cranial-Facial workshop: Helping your Child (for Parent    Group on Pain Management)

 

1988 May   U.S. Army Hospital, Madigan, Washington

    2-day workshop: Pediatric Pain Management

 

1987 Oct   Society for Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis, Los Angeles

   Advanced Workshop: Hypnosis for Pain Management

 

 1987 Oct   BC Children’s Hospital & community pediatric staff

   National Cancer Institute 2-day course: Pediatric Pain Management (with Dr. Solomon.)

 

1987 Jan    B.C. Boundary Health Unit: Community Health Team

    Providing Immunizations Painlessly

 

1987 Jan   BC Children’s Hospital, Radiology Division, Vancouver, BC

   Using Psychological Approaches to Ease Children’s Distress During Radiological Procedures

 

1986 Oct  UBC Medical School: Family Practice Unit, and B.C. Psych-ological Association Annual Convention, Vancouver, BC

   Psychological Pain & Anxiety Reduction

 

1986 Apr   Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis, Vancouver, BC

    Hypnosis for Pain Control in Children with Cancer

 

1986 Mar   American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, Seattle, WA.

    Advanced Workshop: Hypnosis & Children

 

1986 Mar   BC Children’s Hospital, Emergency Department, Vancouver, BC

  Intervening Effectively in Situations of Pain & Anxiety

 

1985 Apr   Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis, Vancouver, BC

  Clinical Hypnosis for Children in Pain

 

1985 Jan   Candlelighter’s: Parent Open Forum Discussion & Vancouver WestEnd Mental Health Team.

   Imagery to Enhance Coping Skills

 

1984 Sept  Victoria Hospital, Oncology Division, Victoria, BC

  New Concepts in Pain Control

 

1982 Apr   BC Children’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC

   Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Children with Tummy Pains