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In Portland, Oregon.

New C.Ht. Class begins MAY 15, 2016 in Portland, Oregon.
Advanced Hypnotherapy/NLP Mastery Certification (eight 3-day week-ends).

Learn many approaches to Hypnotherapy, as well as the newest NLP processes, EFT, Mindmapping, and Accelerated Learning in a supportive environment. Our focus is on safe, experiential training with materials and classes that will delight and entertain you, as well as instilling knowledge to multiple learning styles. Guest speakers add new perspective, including NLP Somatic exercises, instant hypnosis, script-writing, and many unique techniques. Rich and Cat have been training students in our Portland NLP and Hypnosis Training in  Portland, Oregon / Vancouver area since 1990. We encourage a collaborative environment, and offer students an opportunity to return for 3 free classes after graduation. (Accepted by OHA, NGH, NLP) Ask about both workshops: “NLP Master Practitioner” and “C.Ht. Certification.”

Trainers: Rich Aanrich,BA, M.NLP,C.HI, ACMC and Cat Wilson,BA, M.NLP,C.HI., ACMC as well as Guest Speakers. Cat Wilson is the Winner of the NLP World Community Award and past President of Portland National Guild of Hypnotist group.

Hypnosis Training in Portland Oregon

Time: Friday 4 – 7 pm, Sat/Sun 10:00 am – 6:00 pm – Location: APOSITIVA Training Center, 037 SW Hamilton St., #1, Portland, OR 97239 – Contact: Rich Aanrich or Cat Wilson, Price: 2695.00, Call 503-525-0595 or 503-525-0594. $400 Discount for prepay. Scholarships available.  (PS  Can you sign up after it starts? Call Rich… he’s got the answers.)

New Class begins May 15th, 2016.
NLP Practitioner Trainin
g in Portland Oregon
Imagine walking up to a peaceful waterfall and stepping into a small, friendly group where the emphasis is on collaboration and an experiential journey where you grow as you learn Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP). Welcome to Apositiva! Trainers Rich Aanrich and Cat Wilson are unique in that they introduce you to NLP with real-life examples in life, business, and healing. Using stories, enhanced and unique materials, we offer training to meet multiple learning styles that instill new knowledge and confidence in a fun, supportive environment. – Time: Friday 1 – 8pm, Sat/Sun 10am – 6pm  Begins May 15th, 2016.  10 week-ends – Sign Up Now- – Location: APOSITIVA, 037 SW Hamilton St., Ste. 1 – Contact: Rich Aanrich or Cat Wilson at 503.525.0595 – Price: 2695.00, Course includes all materials, manuals, and light refreshments. (Uh, Oh. Did  you miss registration in October? Ask Rich if you can sign up late.)

Call for Upcoming Classes

Advanced Timeline
How to make fast, effective change!  It is time, using your timeline, isn’t it? Save a seat and register as space is limited. Not on the schedule, Call Cat and ask.

For more information, feel free to contact Rich Aanrich at [@encode@ email=”rich.aanrich@apositiva.com” display=”Rich Aanrich”]  or 503.525.0595.

Coming 2016 – Portland, Oregon
Pediatric Hypnotherapy & Coaching

Are you a therapist, counselor or hypnotherapist working with children? Then this workshop will enhance your understanding, practice, and experience. Class uses actual video, discussion, and exercises.
Book with scripts provided to graduates for E-Tablets and i-Pads for Pediatric Workshop after class upon request. Workshop includes refreshments.  Cat Wilson and Rebecca Hufford are instructors. Naomi Cutshall (mother of 5) will be a special guest presenter.  (Ask about Pediatric Coach Videobook)

Tuition: $345.  Enrollment is now open to Hypnotists, Hypnotherapists, Nurses, Counselors, Doctors, Teachers, and Students currently enrolled in learning Hypnosis:
Location: Apositiva, 037 SW Hamilton Street, Ste. 1, Portland, OR 97239 – Contact:  Cat Wilson at 503.525.0595

Spring, 2016 – Portland, Oregon.
Mindmapping – Goals & Creative Planning.

Discover the secret to your “Inner Creativity.” Learn techniques to create spontaneous maps to reach your goal, Practice Ways to Overcome blocks, Tap Inner Power and Intution and much more! Our mindmapping workshops have been attended by employees from Trimet, Intel, Tektronix, Creatives, Medical Professionals, Lawyers, Writers, and people ready to unlock creative wizardry. Mindmapping will be enhanced by intriguing processes in Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP). Get ready to have fun! – Time: Saturday 10am – 6pm – Location: APOSITIVA, 037 SW Hamilton Street, #1, Portland, OR 97239 – Contact: Call Rich Aanrich & Cat Wilson at 503.525.0595 Price: 125.00, Price includes book, pad, pens and delightful entertaining experience. Mention this ad and receive $30 discount!

Coming 2016  – Portland, Oregon.
Life Scripting Journey

Share Ideas - Illustration by Cat Wilson

Share Ideas – Illustration by Cat Wilson

Refresh, Enliven, Enjoy! You know what you don’t want… if only you could change the old script. How? What does it take? Are you ready to begin now or later? Sign up and walk out with a new Life Script. Cat Wilson and Becca Hufford lead you through a journey, guiding you to create a plan to change what’s not working and give you what you want to get moving forward! Space is limited. Sign up now!

“Discovery” 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
“The Shift” 3:00 pm – 7:00 p.m.

Price: $55.00 per session or do both for only $95, Bring a Friend and Receive a Free Gift.

For more information, feel free to contact Cat Wilson at [@encode@ email=”cat.wilson@apositiva.com” display=”Cat Wilson”]  or 503.525.0595.
(Note: this class is based on demand. Call to request us to schedule.)

Begins April 8-10th, 2016 – Portland, Oregon

Snapshot of 2014

My thoughts = My Life – Photo by Cat Wilson

Portland NLP Master Practitioner Training

Achieve your Certification as an NLP, Master Practitioner and step onto your pathway to Mastery on the Genius track. This training is current to the certification courses of NLPU, and still generative. Genius and Creativity strategies are emphasized for use in life, business, and healing enhancement. Master Practitioner students will gain the upgraded skills through course lectures, learning aids, demonstrations, exercises, and modeling processes with class colleagues. Develop a high level of competency through an understanding of NLP techniques and strategies, communication levels, and representational systems to guide you to your goals. Students will gain a sense of how to coach and guide a client to the desired behavior. – Time: Friday 1 – 8pm, Sat/Sun 10am – 6pm Six week-ends of training – Location: Apositiva, 037 SW Hamilton Street, Ste. 1, Portland, OR 97239 – Contact: Call Rich Aanrich or Cat Wilson at 503.525.0595 Call for Cost, Discounts,

Come to Apositiva Institute (formerly A Positive Change), the oldest NLP/Hypnosis Training Center in the Portland / Vancouver area. We offer in depth training, meeting multiple learning styles that instill new knowledge and confidence in a fun, supportive environment. Get processes for yourself or helping others to tap into more focus power, and vitality now! (Accepted by OHA, NGH, Int’l NLP) – Time: Friday 4-8pm, Sat/Sun 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Location: APOSITIVA Training Center, 037 SW Hamilton St., #1, Portland, OR 97239 – – Contact: Rich Aanrich or Cat Wilson, Apositiva – Price: Call 503-525-0595 or check website. Ask about discounts and scholarship.

You deserve to prosper… Begin in your mind.

Coming in 2016
A Prosperous Mind … Courage to Prosper
!

In a safe environment, discover the underlying limited beliefs hindering you from moving forward and find out how to change them. Open your mind to a healthier flow of thinking so that you can recapture or create the belief that, “if others can… so can I!” Expand your thinking. Be more open to knowing possibilities as they begin to show up. This is a great personal development coaching workshop! It’s your time to move forward!  Includes: Intro day and 2-day workshop, book, refreshments, and two follow-up calls after class.  $345.00.  NGH and OHA Members and Apositiva clients/students receive special discount.   Time: Friday 7-9pm, Sat/Sun 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Location: APOSITIVA Training Center, 037 SW Hamilton St., #1, Portland, OR 97239 – – Contact: Rich Aanrich or Cat Wilson, Apositiva – Price: Call 503-525-0595