Washington Licensing Overview for a Hypnotherapist

Licensing for a hypnotherapist in Washington is controlled by the Washington State Department of Health.

General Guidelines for a Hypnotherapist in Washington

Specific requirements to perform hypnotherapy can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?


General requirements for a hypnotherapist license?

Washington requires hypnotherapists who are unlicensed to register with the state health department. You must also complete HIV education prior to registration – that course may be completed online.

What’s the state licensing site for a hypnotherapist?

Washington State Department of Health

What are some training programs available for a hypnotherapist?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Renews annually.

What are fees associated with licensing?