Healing in The Space Between The Words


Heal in the Space Between the Words; Exploring the intersection of Hypnosis, Brainspotting, Ego State Therapy, Neurobiology, and Quantum Physics        

12 CEs

Dates: Dec 8-9, 2022 or March 9-10, 2023

Day 1: 9-6 ET, Day 2 9-1 ET

On Zoom.US

Ericksonian Hypnosis, NLP and Social Psychology teach us the importance of meta-communication and the power of tone, tempo, and numerous other para-verbal elements.  This seminar will focus on a particular element of meta-communication; silence. Silence as it occurs within the context of speech and within context of our sessions.  In attending this seminar, participants will experience new ways of thinking about, eliciting and utilizing silence drawing from elements of Ericksonian Hypnosis, Brainspotting™, mindfulness, quantum physics, interpersonal neurobiology, and somatically oriented therapies. 

Attendees will be encouraged to rethink their relationship to the space between words and to develop techniques that enhance their own palette and that of their clients; amplifying effectiveness both in and between sessions.

Key Words:

Metacommunication, Experiential, Neurobiology, Silence, Somatic, Ego State, Brainspotting, Quantum Physics

Teaching Objectives

Attendees will:

1.    Be able to differentiate between structured and unstructured silence and demonstrate two ways to utilize them within the context of Clinical Sessions.

2.   Expand their understanding of how silence can be used to promote relationship both between therapist and client and within the client system (ie: between ego states).

3. Be able to identify three techniques that can be utilized to facilitate accelerated healing and articulate why they are effective. 

4. Be able to articulate the diagnostic implications of a client's need to speak vrs work in silence.

5. Be able to explain how neuroscience and quantum physics help explain the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions and the role of silence.


Day 1



Acknowledgements, introductions; What is the space between the words; Observations and research related to silence


Exercise with dyad debrief


Group Debrief




Framing/Reframing Silence


Structured vrs unstructured Silence; Unpacking the elements with experiential exercises




What Neurophysiology contributes to our understanding of the importance of Silence


How quantum physics contributes to our understanding of the importance of Silence, and the efficacy of therapeutic interventions




Entanglement Exercise, Debrief


Embroidering the Experience, drilling down, utilizing case material and experiential exercises

Day 2



Review and Q & A


Further exploration of key elements and embroidery and how to introduce concepts to our clients

11-11:15 Break



Case review and Wrap Up

To Register for the course please use this link: 

The registration process is not complete until you pay for the training by sending in payment, as noted below: 

Once we receive notification of your registration and payment we will send you a confirmation letter with more details.    

Early Bird Registration: $ 375 USD - Register 3 months before the course  

Standard Registration:  $ 400 USD - Register before up to 1 month before the course 

 Later Registration:         $ 425 USD - Registration 1 month or less before the course

Student Registration: $ 225 

Interns working toward licensure, $330 up to one month before the class and $360 afterwards

To Register: https://form.jotform.com/22139...

Cancellation policy: Refund of Fee minus $100 if canceled prior to one month before the training. We ask that should you need to cancel after that time that you either reschedule the training with this trainer at a later date or find someone to fill your spot.

To pay, you may use Zelle and send the money to [email protected] or to phone number 201-747-6789. If you prefer to pay by check, please reach out to me for the address and if you wish to pay using a credit card, you may do so using Paypal but there will be an additional 4% service fee added to the cost or I can send you a square invoice.  

NOTE: Attendees must either be a student in an accredited program in counseling, psychotherapy, psychology, coaching, ministry or medicine or have graduated from an accredited program.

Additional Information: CEs are pending via NASW NJ and NASW National (for 46 states) for a maximum of (16) CE Hours. 

Satisfactory Completion: Participants must have paid tuition fee, signed in, attended the entire seminar, completed an evaluation, and signed out in order to receive a certificate. Failure to sign in or out will result in forfeiture of credit for the entire course. No exceptions will be made. Partial credit is not available.

Certificates documenting the CEs will be sent to you automatically following your successful completion of the training.


Susan Pinco, PhD Trainer


Susan Pinco, PhD, LCSW is in private practice in NYC and New Jersey, and teaches internationally, offering courses in powerful, somatically-informed, experiential modalities that promote healing by bridging the gap between mind and body. Susan is a certified Brainspotting (BSP) consultant and trainer, and a member of David Grand's NY supervision group since 2001 and has worked with him as he developed Brainspotting. She is also an ASCH certified Hypnotherapist/Consultant and an EMDR certified consultant. Susan is currently working on a book that encourages therapists to utilize silence to facilitate integration and healing.  She can be contacted at [email protected], via www.coherentself.com or 201 747-6789

For Grievances or Questions Call Susan Pinco at 201 747-6789 or email her at [email protected]


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