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About AusHealth College of Hypnotherapy

Happiness equals HARMONY at all LEVELS

Harmony at all levels means total wellness 

  A person's Happiness and wellness may be affected at various levels
such as physical, mental, emotional, social,
environmental, occupational, intellectual and spiritual. 

Vimla Rao and Deborah Germain believe in a balanced and holistic approach to creating  happiness and wellness. at all levels. Vibrant Therapies Pty Ltd has been established to  empower those who approach for help achieve Harmony, through education, treatment and mentoring, with love and respect.

AusHealth College of Hypnotherapy (AHCH) is one of the teaching wings of Vibrant Therapies to train, guide and mould those individuals who are searching for a modality that is able to address wellness at all levels. Hypnotherapy is a modality which has the ability to empower clients and can be incorporated with any modality to enhance further healing.

Our courses start with General Hypnotherapy to the advanced level of Clinical Hypnotherapy. 

Advanced workshops have been developed to allow students who are interested to pursue their career and their spiritual journey in order to further transform lives through Past Life Regression Therapy and Spiritual Hypnotherapy.

AHCH offers professional face-to-face training in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with small classes up to a maximum of 10 students. The emphasis of training is on providing our graduates with up to date knowledge and enough practical skills for them to be able to enhance and tailor their treatments to help clients at all levels.

We welcome students from all walks of life and are committed to providing well-structured, easy to understand and practical oriented courses.



AusHealth College of Hypnotherapy offers the following courses.

  • Diploma of Hypnotherapy
    - Graduates can apply for membership with the International Institute for Complementary Therapists

  • Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy
    - Graduates can apply for membership with the Australian Society of Clinical Hypnotherapists at Senior Associate Level


Training is provided in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with small classes to allow for individual attention. Students are assessed at each level and given extra support, if required.

The Certificate of Hypnotherapy course is required to be able to complete the Past Life Regression Therapy and Spiritual Hypnotherapy courses which are a great addition for those wishing to add a complementary modality to their existing career.


The Diploma of Hypnotherapy and Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy extends this learning for those wishing a full career within the hypnotherapy field.

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Certificate of Hypnotherapy

The Certificate of Hypnotherapy covers Level 1 and Level 2 of the full Diploma of Hypnotherapy course and is designed as practical hands-on training for those starting out on a hypnotherapy career. Each level includes 4 days of face-to-face training.

Level 1

At the end of Level 1, students will:

  • understand:

    • the history and origin of Hypnotherapy;

    • the theory of mind;

    • the theory of suggestibility;

    • what is a hypnotic state?’; and

    • why and how an individual gets into a hypnotic state;

  • be able to:

    • conduct an interview with a client to know their issues;

    • determine whether a client is a physically suggestible or an emotionally suggestible person;

    • put a willing person in a hypnotic state through the arm-raising induction method;

    • use one or two fast induction methods;

    • use deepening techniques;

    • use awakening techniques;

    • use the self-hypnosis techniques for themselves; 

    • help others do self-hypnosis and use suggestions for
      self-development; and

    • help address behavioural issues of an individual through hypnosis such as stress reduction, self-confidence, focus and concentration, self-esteem and goal accomplishment.

Level 2

At the end of Level 2, students will:

  • understand:

    • the various hypnotic modalities;

    • the basics of Ericksonian hypnosis; 

    • indirect suggestions;

    • the basis of Kappasinian hypnosis;

    • the various hypno-diagnostic tools and their uses;

    • the basics of dream therapy;

    • hypno drama and how to utilise it;

    • different stages of development;

    • the life script and to change it;

    • about body syndromes;

    • the procedures for hypnotic extinction of fears and phobias;

    • the procedures for hypnotic extinction of anxiety; and 

    • the medical model of hypnosis.

Diploma of Hypnotherapy

The Diploma of Hypnotherapy follows on from the Certificate of Hypnotherapy course consisting of Levels 3 and 4 and is designed for those wishing a career as a hypnotherapy practitioner. Each level includes 4 days of face-to-face training.

Level 3

At the end of Level 3, students will:

  • understand:

    • child hypnosis; 

    • the medical model of Hypnosis; 

    • the duty of care and obligations of a hypnotherapist;

    • the scheduling of Hypnotherapy sessions;

    • different approaches for interviewing clients;

    • family systems; 

    • functional families and traits of dysfunctional families; 

    • the roles of children in dysfunctional families; and

    • the inner child;

  • be able to:

    • manage pain through Hypnosis;

    • help clients with inner child issues.

Level 4

At the end of Level 4, students will:

  • understand:

    • couple’s therapy;

    • the sex and cycle days for the physical sexual (PS) client and emotional sexual (ES) client;

    • the multicultural consideration in counselling;

    • the five stages of loss;

    • when and how to perform cord cutting under hypnosis;

    • reasons for drug and alcohol abuse;

  • be able to:

    • determine the physical sexuality (PS) and emotional sexuality (ES) of a client;

    • provide relationship counselling and negotiation;

    • use the family systems approach to understand the issues of a client;

    • address the issues of low blood sugar, eating disorders, sexual dysfunction, weight control, habit control, smoking, substance abuse and suicide.

Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy

The Diploma of Clinical Hypnotherapy follows on from the Diploma of Hypnotherapy, completing the full course at Level 5. This level includes 4 days of face-to-face training.

Level 5   

At the end of Level 5, students will:

  • understand:

    • crisis intervention;

    • motivation and how to motivate;

    • defence mechanisms;

    • use of the Mental Bank;

    • the 5 “P”s of marketing;

    • confidentiality in maintaining records;

    • advertising and promotion of hypnotherapy; and

    • setting up a successful practice;

  • be able to:

    • use NLP and its techniques to help clients;

    • address depression;

    • address explosive personality disorder; and

    • address memory enhancement.

Our First Level 1 Class in Penrith

The course provides a good and thorough explanation of the workings of the mind and the effective method to help address subconsciously stored issues which may be impacting the physical/mental health and well-being of people.

I am personally benefiting from being supported to deal with a deeply ingrained event/reaction which was negatively impacting my current life. I hope to benefit others similarly. (GA - Penrith)

By learning different hypnosis procedures and formulating proper suggestions guided by the suggestibility questionnaire, I will achieve great results helping others. (VD - Penrith)

I’ve learnt the depth and transformative influence hypnosis can have on someone’s life and soul. I’d never experienced hypnosis before and now, having experienced it for myself and witness to others, it’s beautifully magical. I can see, think and feel the hypnotic process helping myself and my clients to a healthier state of being, quicker. It excites me and feels right in my soul and being. (JP - Penrith)



Vimla Rao
Professional Member of AHA
Senior Associate Member of ASCH
Senior Executive Member of IICT

VImla Rao is a very friendly and enthusiastic therapist and instructor, practicing various modalities in order to give a vibrant life-style to all those who seek help.

Vimla was born and brought up in Fiji but, in 1985, chose to make Australia her home. She had been employed at various universities as a physics technical officer until 2003 when her thirst for working in the health care industry led her to the role of Home Care worker during which time she built an amazing rapport with her elderly, sick and disabled clients. Her passion led her to the Bowen Therapy world when, in 2005, she completed her Diploma of Bowen Therapy and started on her new journey of helping clients through their various physical and emotional ailments. She pursued this career further and, by 2010, became an international instructor of Bowen Therapy, teaching in Australia, Fiji, India and Pakistan.

While on the path of healing, Vimla realised that there was a subtle aspect beyond the physical and the emotional. Her search lead her to Dr Yogesh Choudhary, the founder and Director of the Indian Institute of Hypnotherapy, where she mastered Clinical as well as Spiritual Hypnotherapy. Under Dr Yogesh Choudhary’s Guidance, Vimla learned about talking to the organs and systems of the Body as well as treating clients with issues due to the presence of spirit in their vicinity.

Vimla now runs a very successful clinic and helps people at various levels according to their individual needs. She practices Clinical Hypnotherapy, Spiritual Hypnotherapy, NLP and Bowen Therapy and is able to bring all her knowledge gained over the years into her work as an instructor for AusHealth College of Hypnotherapy. 

Vimla’s message to mankind is:

“Help yourself live a vibrant life to keep yourself and all in your contact happy with total fulfillment, contentment and inner peace".


Upcoming Course Dates

Sydney - Penrith

NK Centre, 450 High Street, Penrith NSW 2750

Level 1 (4 days over 2 weekends)

17-18 April 2021 and 24-25 April 2021

Level 2 (4 days over 2 weekends)

15-16 May 2021 and 22-23 May 2021

Level 3 (4 days over 2 weekends)

19-20 June 2021 and 26-27 June 2021

Level 4 (4 days over 2 weekends)

24-25 July 2021 and 31 July 2021 to 1 August 2021

Level 5 (4 days over 2 weekends)

4-5 September 2021 and 11-12 September 2021

Sydney - Penrith

NK Centre, 450 High Street, Penrith NSW 2750

Level 1 (4 days over 2 weekends)

2-3 October 2021 and 9-10 October 2021

Level 2 (4 days over 2 weekends)

6-7 November 2021 and 13-14 November 2021

Level 3 (4 days over 2 weekends)

4-5 December 2021 and 11-12 December 2021


Venue - To be confirmed

Level 1 (4 consecutive days)

28 to 31 May 2021

Level 2 (4 consecutive days)

6 to 9 August 2021​​

Level 3 (4 consecutive days)

17 to 20 September 2021​

Level 4 (4 consecutive days)

29 October to 1 November 2021

Level 5 (4 consecutive days)

Dates to be Advised


Venue - To be confirmed

Level 1 (4 consecutive days)

3 to 6 October 2020 (October Long-weekend)

Level 2 (4 consecutive days)

20 to 23 November 2020​

Level 3 (4 consecutive days)

9 to 12 April 2021

Level 4 (4 consecutive days)

4 to 7 June 2021

Level 5 (4 consecutive days)

20 to 23 August 2021

Past Life Regression (4 consecutive days)

12 to 15 February 2021

Spiritual Hypnotherapy (4 consecutive days)

15 to 18 October 2021


Venue - To be confirmed

Level 1 (4 consecutive days)

19 to 22 November 2021

Past Life Regression - Penrith

NK Centre, 450 High Street, Penrith NSW 2750

Past Life Regression Therapy 
(4 consecutive days)

Dates to be Advised

Our First Graduates of Past Life Regression Therapy in Canberra




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South Penrith NSW 2750



Vimla Rao              +61 415 483 459

Deborah Germain +61 411 480 079