What is NLP?

Neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) is a part of the psychotherapy modality. It explores the interrelationship between an individual's communication, behaviour and thinking style. NLP practitioners assist people who are dealing with issues such as:

  • Stress
  • Addiction
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Fear
  • Victim mentality
  • Schizophrenia
  • Learning difficulties
  • Self-sabotaging thoughts
  • Insomnia and other sleep issues
  • Low confidence and self-esteem
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

The NLP Association of Australia (NLPAA) is the peak body for NLP practitioners in the Adelaide region. 

Should you study NLP?

Are you interested in learning more about how communication and emotional patterns influence an individual's health and wellbeing? If you answered yes, a course in NLP will allow you to explore and even answer this question. Furthermore, many people who pursue a course in NLP decide to progress to fulfilling a full-time career in this area. Some of the skills and attributes that they possess include:

  • Clear and articulate verbal and written communication skills to be able to explain to clients how to overcome negative mindsets and limiting behaviour.
  • High emotional intelligence as a way to build trust and develop a strong relationship with clients.
  • High attention to detail when recording information about a client's medical history and symptoms.
  • High levels of confidentiality since you will be dealing with client’s sensitive personal and medical information.

If this sounds like you, continue reading to learn more about your NLP course and career options in Adelaide.

What are the course and study options for NLP practitioners in Adelaide?

If you are interested in learning more about NLP and the work that NLP practitioners do, you should register for a seminar or workshop. After completing either one of these courses and you decide that NLP is your desired career path, you will need to progress to enrolling in an NLP Practitioner certification course. You can complete this face-to-face, online or through a blended learning system depending on the pace that you want to take.

These courses will allow you to learn more about NLP and are taught by industry experts who have had years of experience in the field. They will go over brain processes, psychotherapy, language and communication in neuro-linguistic programming. Furthermore, these courses also include a practical work experience module where you get first-hand experience putting into practice everything you learned by working with clients.

This page will provide you with all the different NLP courses in Adelaide. For further information about delivery modes, study streams and fees, you can get in touch with the specific course provider directly.

What happens after you complete your NLP course?

After you complete your initial training, you are able to join the NLP Association of Australia (NLPAA). This will open up the doors to working in a range of different professional work settings such as an NLP-specialised or complementary health clinic.

Additionally, you also have the option to start your own private NLP practice after a couple of years when you have gained more experience. This will give you a greater degree of control over how you run your practice. You will also be able to list your face-to-face NLP services or online consultations via the Natural Therapy Pages practitioner listing page.

Additionally, if you want to increase your job prospects and employment opportunities, you have the option of completing more NLP certification courses as the NLP Master Practitioner or the NLP Trainer Certification.