ZALMAN “Zali” SEGAL

                               Hypnotherapist…Trainer…Educator...Author

                                                                        

 

    Zalman Segal is a highly respected and sought-after counselor, trainer and author. He is known for his unparalleled success in inducing clients and students to increase motivation or alter behavior patterns through hypnosis by applying strong analytical, intuitive and interpersonal skills.

    A sought after lecturer and teacher Zali conducts, among others, a “Certification course in Hypnosis” (Hunter College in New York City). “Self Hypnosis for Stress Relief” (The Seminar Center). “Smoke Cessation & Introduction to Hypnotherapy” (Brooklyn College NY). “How to Become a Hypnotherapist” (The Learning Annex).

    Zali is recognized for integrity, “people” skills and a commitment to hypnotherapy excellence. He is the founder and director of the BreakThrough Institute in New York City, where he practices and teaches hypnotherapy.

 

In his spare time Zali likes to explore the Great South Bay on his sailboat or pilot a Cessna (Ask him about his crash survival incident...).

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION and SPECIALIZED TRAINING:

Board Certified Hypnotherapist, National Guild of Hypnotists

Hypnotherapy Instructor, National Guild of Hypnotists

Hypnotherapy Instructor, American Board of Hypnotherapy

Clinical Hypnotherapy, International Association of Counselors & Therapists

Mastery University, Anthony Robbins

Stress Management Consultant, IACT

NLP Master Practitioner, Dynamic Wellness Center

Ericksonian Hypnosis, American Board of Hypnotherapy

Master Practitioner of NLP, the National Federation of Neurolinguistic Psychology

 

 

 

EXPERIENCE:

DIRECTOR, BREAKTHROUGH INSTITUTE, New York, NY              1996 – Present

·         Responsible for the “start up” of an innovative hypnotherapy private practice: consults with patient to determine nature of problem, educating client on the nature and experience of the hypnotic state.

·         Tests subject to determine degree of physical and emotional suggestibility, then induces a hypnotic state using individual methods and techniques based on interpretation of test results and analysis of client’s problems winning rave reviews.

·         Conducts one-on-one and group training sessions in Smoke Cessation, Weight loss and Stress Management.

·         Conducts Hypnotherapy Certification programs at Hunter College New York and Brooklyn College in Brooklyn.

 

 

PRESIDENT, AMERICAN LIQUIDATORS, New York, NY                     1990 - 1997

·         Owner operator of a successful retail store and wholesale company of general   

    merchandise.

 

 

VICE-PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS, BARTER TRADING, INC

(nationally), New York, NY                                                          1983 – 1999

·         Selected to transform a struggling, inefficient barter trading group into a smooth functioning and revenue-producing unit by implementing tight policies, formats, and procedures; personally opened significant accounts in fiercely competitive markets.

·         Recruited, hired, and trained national sales representatives in effective sales and customer service techniques and methodologies.

·         Contributed to generating $5,200,000 in new sales revenues with residuals.

 

SENIOR TRAINING MANAGER, SAVEMART, INC.

(a national chain), Bronx, NY                                               1980 – 1982

·         Originally hired as a salesman of consumer electronics (TV’s, hi-fi’s, computers), then promoted quickly to oversee the sales and product training of 75 retail sales personnel; conducted product sales technique training.

·         Accompanied veteran sales people on difficult sales calls – known as “the closer!”

·         Collaborated in writing a sales training guide, called “The Bible” of the company.

 

 

        MEMBERSHIPS:  

National Guild of Hypnotists,

International Association of Counselors and Therapists,

American Board of Hypnotherapy,

National Federation of Hypnotherapists (AFL/CIO/CLC Local 104),

The National Federation of Neuro-Linguistic Psychology,

New York Toastmasters (Past President Elect).

 

   “I have known Zali for many years and can honestly say that his personal and professional integrity are of the highest standards. His enthusiasm and thorough approach in helping his clients are inspirational and motivational. Zali goes beyond the call of duty. His skill, coupled with his love for his work and genuine concern for humanity, are definitely making a positive difference on this planet.”

                                                                             Dr. George Bien

                                                                             Instructor, International Association

                                                                             of Counselors & Therapists

                                                                                    

        “Zalman Segal is one of the most dedicated professionals I had the privilege to know. I am impressed with his never-ending professional and personal quest for excellence.”

                                                                            Doug O’Brien

                                                                                Instructor, American Board of Hypnosis

                           

 

 

Special Kudos and Thanks to

Our Esteemed Contributors

 

Biographies and Contact Information

(In alphabetical order)

 

 

 Dr. Al Krasner

          A.M. Krasner Ph.D. is the founder and director of the American Institute of Hypnotherapy in Irvine, California. An innovator in the hypnotherapy profession, Dr. Krasner began his private clinical practice in Rhode Island over 20 years ago. He moved to Southern California in the late 1970s where he developed his highly effective hypnotherapeutic methods. Dr. Krasner founded the A.I.H. in 1981, to teach his methods to others. Since then, he has taught thousands of students from all over the world to help other people, using his unique hypnosis techniques. Email address: [email protected]

 

 Dr. Alfred Barrios

          Alfred A. Barrios (B.S. Caltech 1955 in chemistry; Ph.D. UCLA 1969 in psychology) is Director of the Self-Programmed Control. He is the inventor of the Stress Control Biofeedback Card. In 1996, he was nominated for the Norman Cousins Award in Mind-Body Medicine and received the Cancer Federation Award in Psychoneuroimmunology. He is the author of Towards Greater Freedom & Happiness; The Habit Buster and The Stress Test. The latter, rose to number two on the Times best-seller list.  His theory of hypnosis was recently published in Contemporary Hypnosis. Web site: www.stresscards.com. SPC Center, 11949 Jefferson Blvd. #104; Culver City, CA 90230      

 

 Anne H. Spencer, Ph.D.

          Anne H. Spencer-Beacham, Ph.D. Founder: International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association®, a referral service for hypnotherapists and Infinity Institute International, Inc. a state licensed Hypnosis Training School in MI; author of books, tapes, CDs, videos and DVDs; internationally known speaker whose vision is: A hypnotherapist in every health care facility worldwide and staffed by IMDHA members. Hosts Annual Hypnosis and Holistic Living Conference; editor of newsletter Subconsciously Speaking; free email Hypnosis and Holistic Living Journal and a complete web site with on-line store.  Web site:  www.infinityinst.com. Telephone: 248-549-5594.

 

 Dr. Baruch Elitzur

          Baruch Elitzur, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist in private practice in Long Island, NY. He worked for more than ten years as Chief Psychologist with the Nassau County (NY) Family Court Clinic and in his native Israel as Director of the Behavioral Medicine unit of Tel Aviv Medical Center. Dr. Elitzur has published three books (in Hebrew) and many professional articles, on applying hypnosis, mental imagery and relaxation techniques, while treating emotional and physical symptoms. Email: [email protected]

 

 Bill O’Connell

          Bill O'Connell teaches hypnosis to students all over the world through his powerful audio and video home study courses. Many students have written thanking Bill for making the learning process easy and fun.  In addition to his private practice in St. Charles, IL, Bill is the founder and president of Hypnosis Secrets, Inc.  Web site: www.HypnosisSecrets.com  Hypnosis Secrets, Inc. P.O. Box 3544 St. Charles, IL 60174. Tel.:630-452-6986

 

 Brian David Phillips, Ph.D.

          Brian David Phillips, Ph.D., CH, is an Associate Professor at a national university in Taipei, Taiwan. An American expatriate, Dr. Phillips has lived overseas since 1989.  He lives in Mucha with his wife, daughter, three cats, and two hamsters. Email: [email protected]

Web site: http://phillips.personal.nccu.edu.tw/hypnosis/index.html

 

 Bryan M. Knight, MSW, Ph.D.

                                Bryan M. Knight holds a degree in psychology from Sir George Williams University, a Master's in social work from McGill University and a doctorate in counseling from Columbia Pacific University for his dissertation, Professional Love: the Hypnotic Power of Psychotherapy. Dr. Knight is the author of numerous articles and several books, including the People Paradox; Enjoying Single Parenthood; Love, Sex & Hypnosis: Secrets of Psychotherapy; Health and Happiness with Hypnosis. Dr. Knight created The International Registry of Professional Hypnotherapists and The Global Directory of Hypnosis Training.

Email: [email protected],  Address: 7306 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC, Canada, H4B 1R7; Phone (514) 332-7902.   www.hypnosis.org

 

 Calvin Banyan M.A.

          Calvin D. Banyan, as a B.S. and M.A. (Psychology), has worked as a psychologist at the North Dakota State Hospital and as family therapist at Lutheran Social Services. He is the C.E.O. of the Banyan Hypnosis Center for Training & Services, a Minnesota State Licensed School where he teaches hypnotherapy. He is the author of two books, one with Gerald F. Kein, Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy: Basic to Advanced Techniques for the Professional, and is the sole author of The Secret Language of Feelings. He writes a regular column in the National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH), Journal of Hypnotism, as well as having published in scientific and popular publications. He is a Board Certified Hypnotherapist and Certified Instructor with the NGH. His awards include, Certified Instructor of the Year and Educator of the Year. Contact office at (763) 785-3390 or (800) 965-3390. Web site: www.HypnosisCenter.com  

 

 Chuck Mignosa

          Chuck Mignosa is a Certified Hypnotherapist, NLP Master Practitioner, Time Line Therapy and Reiki Master Sensei.  He has lectured and performs around the world. Since 1976, he has worked with Ormond McGill both performing and lecturing. In addition, he is a frequent lecturer at colleges and universities.  He teaches both the art and science of “Hypnosis, Illusion vs. Reality,” and the “Magic of the Mind.” Chuck is a member of the National Guild of Hypnotists, the Psychic Entertainers Association and the Academy of Magical Arts. Address: 4136 Sunston Drive, San Jose, CA. 95136 Web site:  www.reiki.com; Email: [email protected]

 

 Craig Eubanks

          Craig is a dynamic individual who is highly motivated to see his clients reach their maximum potential. A certified hypnotherapist and Master Practitioner of NLP, he applies the understandings of how the subconscious works with his coaching clients to help them develop what he refers to as the "Success Mind."  Craig is the Founder and President of San Francisco Bay Area Hypnosis & NLP practice group, Co-founder and Director of Act Now International L.L.C., Success Coach, author, trainer, and business consultant.

[email protected], www.ActNowLLC.com

 

 Dr. Daniel Araoz

          Dr. Daniel Araoz, Professor of Mental Health Counseling at the C. W. Post Campus of Long Island University in Nassau County, NY, is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis. He is a Diplomat of ABPP in Counseling Psychology and in Family Psychology, of AASECT in Sex Therapy and of ABPH in Clinical Hypnosis. He has written many articles in professional journals and 11 books, some translated into French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese and Chinese. Contact:  [email protected]

 

 Dennis K. Chon & Jennifer Smith Chong MD, MPNLP, CH, RN, PHN

          Dennis and Jennifer have shared a conjoint practice in hypnotherapy and psychotherapy for 24 years. Their practice has also been the basis for their research into the fields of human Epistemology, Ontology, Semantics and Linguistics. They have co-shared their findings with the community of their peers in the scan of papers in journals published in Canada, United States, Britain and Australia. They have also co-shared their discoveries in professional forums that have seen them present in Spain, Belgium, Britain, Italy, Australia, Malaysia, United States, Canada and Malaysia. They have published five books to date of which the first, do not Ask WHY?! is also published in Germany.

Address: 441, Inglehart Street, Oakville, Ontario, Canada, L6J 3J5; Tel: 905 844 0864. Fax: 905 844 3212; email: [email protected]  www.neuro-semanticprogramming.com ; www.dennisandjenniferchong.com     

 

 Don Mottin

          Don Mottin first became interested in hypnosis while stationed in Japan, serving in the United States Marine Corps in 1972. In 1976, Mottin joined the police department and began refining his hypnotic techniques in the field of criminal investigations. Mottin chose to leave the police department and concentrate on hypnotherapy, and teaching others how to use hypnosis. Mottin has gained an international reputation as one of the foremost experts in hypnosis today. Every major hypnosis organization has presented Don with awards for his unique teaching abilities. These include "Educator of the Year,” "Instructor of the Year,” and the prestigious "Ormond McGill Award,” just to name a few. Don Mottin is the only hypnotherapy instructor to ever be named "Educator of the Year" three times. Don has been featured on the cover of the Journal of Hypnotism. He is the author of the book, Raising Your Children with Hypnosis. Contact: Tel. 636-585-2209,

Email: [email protected], Web site: www.donmottin.com

 

 

  Doug O'Brien

          Doug is a Certified Master Practitioner and Trainer by Richard Bandler with The Society of Neuro-Linguistic Programming. He is a Certified Trainer of Hypnotherapy, certified with the American Board of Hypnotherapy.

Doug was a Master Trainer for Robbins Research International for ten years. In the mid-nineties he helped found the Department of Complementary Medicine at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. He has conducted numerous trainings around the country, specializing in the “Sleight of Mouth” patterns of Robert Dilts, NLP certification classes and Ericksonian Hypnotherapy.

His trainers include Robert Dilts, David Dobson, Leslie Cameron-Bandler, Tad James and Wyatt Woodsmall in NLP, and Stephen Gilligan, Carol and Stephen Lankton, Paul Carter, David Gordon, Ernest Rossi, William O’Hanlon, and Eileen Shields in Ericksonian Hypnotherapy.

          Email: [email protected]  Web Sites:www.Ericksonian.com   www.ericksonian.info

 

 

 FrederickCork” Graham

           Frederick "Cork" Graham was born in Port of SpainTrinidad. Cork has lived and traveled extensively throughout Asia, and Latin America,  first as a Third Culture Kid (TCK), and then as an award-winning  journalist. Cork was a guest speaker on NBC, CBS, ABC, PBS and Good Morning America. He lectures on many subjects including Vietnam, political prisons, guerrilla warfare, post-traumatic stress, hypnotherapy and environmental issues. Cork is also the second American trained by the US Navy Seals at the Salvadoran Naval Special Forces School. www.corkgraham.com; email: [email protected]

 

 

 Gerald Kein

          A graduate of Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, Jerry holds a degree in education. He serves as Executive Director of the Florida Society of Professional Hypnotherapists. He is Vice President of Chapter 104 of the National Federation of Hypnotists and is active in legislative protection and creation around the country. He is also a contributing author to The Journal of Hypnotism, serves on the Advisory Board of the National Guild of Hypnotists and on the Certification Board of the National Guild of Hypnotists.

          Gerald F. Kein is the director of the Omni Hypnosis Training Center in DeLand, Florida, where he maintains a highly successful hypnosis practice and professional training center. Having trained thousands of hypnotherapists nationally and internationally in over 30 countries, he is widely recognized as one of this country's leading instructors of clinical hypnotism.

          Jerry had produced many highly acclaimed training programs available on video and cassettes. Jerry is the coauthor of the successful book Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy. Gerald Kein is respected around the world for his valuable contributions to the field of hypnotherapy. He received numerous awards, which he was all too modest to mention. Address: 830 N. Woodland Blvd. Deland, FL  32720   Web site: www.omnihypnosis.com Tel.: 1-800 226-5346 or (386) 738-9188.    Email: [email protected]

 

 Henry Leo Bolduc

          Henry Leo Bolduc has a remarkable 40 years of experience in the field of hypnotherapy. He is the author of five books, numerous audio cassettes and also more than 200 published articles. Henry’s focus is on healing the present through past-live experience. He is a board-certified past-life therapist of the International Board for Regression Therapy. Henry is the recipient of the professional award of Fellow in Clinical Hypnotherapy by the National Board of Hypnotherapists. Web sites: http://www.henrybolduc.com

http://www.creativespirit.net/henrybolduc/

 

 Jerry Valley

          Jerry Valley has appeared all over the world as one of the finest entertainers in show business today. He has been the featured hypnotist on the QE2, Princess, Countess, Sagafjord and Oceanic cruise ships, appearing with Hollywood stars such as Norm Crosby, Steve Allen, Jane Meadows, Barbi Benton, Jim Bailey, Jack Jones, Vic Damone, The Platters, Robert Klein, Phyllis Diller and Robert Vaughan. Jerry has also been the guest star on many television shows such as "Good Day,” "People Are Talking" and on ABC’S “20/20.”

          Jerry has received numerous awards including the prestigious President's Award presented to him by the National Guild of Hypnotists. The International Hypnosis Hall of Fame presented Jerry with the first-ever award for Excellence in Stage Hypnosis. In 1999, the National Guild of Hypnotists presented Jerry with the highest achievement in hypnosis, the Rexford L. North award. Contact Valley Hypnosis, 236 Pleasant St., Methuen, MA 01844, Tel.:1-800-418-9664, email: [email protected],   www.valleyhypnosis.com

 

 Jillian Lavelle

          Jillian R. LaVelle is a certified stress management consultant and a clinical hypnotherapist. She holds a BA in psychology from the University of South Florida. She is the CEO of the International Association of Counselors and Therapists (IACT). The Citizens’ Ambassador Committee in the field of hypnotherapy appointed Jillian special Ambassador to China. In 1999, she was the recipient of the Outstanding Clinical Contribution award by the National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists. In 2001, she was selected to receive the Counseling and Therapy Award of the Year by the International Hypnosis Federation. Tel: (239) 498-9710    email: [email protected].    www.iact.org

 

 Joann Abrahamsen

          Joann Abrahamsen, a certified consultant in hypnosis, was named in 1992, “Person of the Year” by the “Association to Advance Ethical Hypnosis” and received the 2002 President’s Award. Joann is a certified instructor for the AAEH and the National Guild of Hypnotists. In her private practice, she has helped many people achieve their goals by combining her award-winning hypnotic techniques with behavior modification. Joann was interviewed on cable TV for her Great American Smoke-Out program conducted at a local hospital. Abrahamsen has written and published hypnosis booklets and self help articles that have appeared in magazines and newsletters. Email: [email protected]  Web site: www.joannabrahamsen.com; Phone: (914) 476-8131   Address: 9 the Crossway, Yonkers, NY 10701

 

 Dr. Joe Vitale

          Dr. Joe Vitale is the world's first hypnotic writer. He is President of Hypnotic Marketing, Inc., and author many books, including the #1 best-selling book Spiritual Marketing, the #1 best-selling e-book Hypnotic Writing, and the best-selling Nightingale-Conant audio program, The Power of Outrageous Marketing. His latest books include The Greatest Money-Making Secret in History! Adventures Within and The E-Code. He and Calvin Chipman created a software program to help you write sales letters, ads, news releases, speeches and even entire books. It is called Hypnotic Writing Wizard. Joe is considered one of the pioneers of Internet marketing. He has made millionaires and helped create online empires. Web site: http://www.mrfire.com  

Email:  [email protected]

 

 Larry Garrett

          Larry Garrett is a Certified Hypnotist with the N.G.H. He has been in practice since 1968, operating the largest and most sophisticated hypnosis center in Chicago. He received the 1991 Metzinger Award (which has only been presented six times). He received many awards from the N.G.H. for outstanding contributions in hypnosis. For 29 years, Larry instructed hypnosis at Morton College and Wright College. He has lectured and demonstrated hypnosis at over 400 colleges, universities and high schools in over 30 states. He has trained Chicago area police departments in forensic hypnosis. He worked with corporations like Baxter Travenal, R.R. Donnelley, ADP, General Motors, Kodak, etc. He appeared on over three hundred radio and TV talk shows. Larry began using electronic methods of hypnosis in 1973. That enabled him to hypnotize an estimated 60,000 individuals. Larry authored the book, Healing the Enemy, which involves his travels to Iraq to hypnotize an infamous leader. His philosophy is that all can benefit form the uses of hypnosis when applied correctly for each individual. Garrett Hypnosis and Wellness Center. 3020 N. Kimball Avenue, Chicago, IL 60618 Tel. (773) 395-6100, fax (773) 645-7081. Web site: www.garrettwellnesscenter.com ; Email: [email protected]

 

 Marilyn Gordon

          Marilyn Gordon is a hypnotherapist, teacher, healer and author from Oakland CA. She is the director of the Center for Hypnotherapy Certification and the author of the book Extraordinary Healing: Transforming Your Consciousness, Your Energy System, and Your Life. You can contact her at 800-836-0477. Web site: www.hypnotherapycenter.com.   

 

 Marx Howell

          Inspector Marx Howell is a veteran of the Texas Department of Public Safety, a graduate of the FBI National Academy, holds a BS degree in Criminal Justice and served in the United States Marine Corp. He was a state trooper in the Traffic Law Enforcement Division and promoted through the ranks to Captain in the Criminal Law Enforcement Division and then to Inspector. Marx is a T.C.L.O.S.E. approved Law Enforcement Instructor. Marx served on the board of Directors of the International Society of Investigative Hypnosis. He lectures and trains over 2,200 people annually, had trained Texas Rangers in Basic and Advanced Forensic Hypnosis interviewing techniques as well as in Criminal Personality Profiling.   Web site: www.marxhowell.com

 

 Mike De Bruyn

          Mr. De Bruyn has been working in hypnosis work since 1961.  He lives and works in the Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area and focuses primarily in the area of personal growth using hypnosis and NLP.  His operating philosophy is that human potential is unlimited.  Any person can achieve what others have accomplished – and more.  This can be done through the intelligent application of well-tested change techniques such as NLP modeling and hypnosis.  There is no reason to settle for less, “If you can dream it, you can do it.”  He can be reached on the web at [email protected].

 

 Ormond McGill

          Ormond McGill is known as the “Dean of American Hypnotists. He has an international reputation for his books on hypnotism, meditation and mysticism. Prominent in the field of hypnotism for over 50 years, he is author of The Encyclopedia of Genuine Stage Hypnotism; A Better Life Through Conscious Self-Hypnosis; The Art of Stage Hypnotism; Hypnotism and Meditation; Power Hypnosis Hypnotherapy and his autobiography The Secrets of Dr. Zomb: The autobiography of Ormond McGill. P.O.BOX 1103; PALO ALTO, CA 94302

 

 Chaplain Paul G. Durbin, Ph.D.

          Paul is a United Methodist Minister serving as Director of Clinical Hypnotherapy at Pendleton Memorial Methodist Hospital in New Orleans, LA. Making PMMH the first hospital in the USA, to have a Department of Clinical Hypnotherapy. He has been practicing hypnotherapy there since 1982. Chaplain Durbin has been a Chaplain at Methodist Hospital since 1976. Mr. Durbin is a retired Military Chaplain who last served as Army National Guard Special Assistant to the Chief of Chaplain, Army with rant of Brigadier General. Chaplain has had two books published: Human Trinity Hypnotherapy 1993. Access Publishing. Ann Arbor, MI. Kissing Frogs: Practical Uses of Hypnotherapy 1996 (second edition) 1998. Kendall/Hunt. Dubuque, IA.  Email: [email protected] Web site: www.durbinhypnosis.com

 

 Richard A. Neves, Ph.D.

          Richard Neves Ph.D. is a versatile and experienced expert in indirect induction methods, having been in the field of hypnotherapy for 25+ years. Dr. Neves is a Certified NLP Trainer and a Certified Spiritual Counselor, with a rich background in holistic healthcare. Combining elements from many disciplines and modalities enables Dr. Neves to present a multifaceted approach to hypnotherapy. He is known as a conscientious, intuitive teacher who brings out the best in students and clients alike. Dr. Neves is the President of the American Board of Hypnotherapy. Email: [email protected]

 

 Robert Otto

          Robert Otto has worked in the field of Mind Dynamics for over 20 years, having conducted in excess of 4,500 workshops and seminars in 29 states. Mr. Otto serves as convention faculty staff for The IMDHA, NGH, IACT, ABH, NBH, MAHC, NCHS, IHF and ACHE. He is the recipient of numerous awards including the prestigious “Ormond McGill Award” for “Outstanding Faculty Member” in 1997 from the NGH. The 2002 ‘Therapist of the Year’ award from the MAHC, the 1996 Sealah Award from IHHF.

          Robert presently sits on the board of directors for the International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association. In October 2001, Robert was awarded the title of “Diplomat” and in October 2002 was honored to receive the prestigious ‘Pebble in the Pond’ award by the IMDHA. In May 2003, Robert was awarded the “Innovative Therapy” award for his contribution of the “Vertigo” induction by the IACT.

          Robert was a guest on many TV and radio shows. He has been featured in numerous newspapers and magazines, is a regular contributor to professional hypnosis journals and is the producer of numerous programs on behavior modification and human potential. As a pioneer in the profession, he is the first hypnotist to receive a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition listed in the Library of Congress. The Institute of Dynamic Hypnosis, RR #2 Box 2468, Laceyville, PA  18623 Ph: (570) 869-1021, Fax: (570) 869-1249,

Email: [email protected]; Web site: www.RobertOttoHypnosis.com

 

 Roy Hunter

          Roy Hunter was certified by the late Charles Tebbetts. He was inducted into the International Hypnosis Hall of Fame in 2000 for his written contributions to the hypnotherapy profession, and was also the recipient of Charles Tebbetts Award from the National Guild of Hypnotists in 2001 for spreading the light of hypnosis. Roy's two texts (based on the client-centered teachings of Charles Tebbetts) are recommended highly by many hypnosis schools around the world. Recipient of numerous professional awards, he was granted a Fellowship by the A.P.H.P. Web site: www.royhunter.com.

 

 Steve Andreas M.A.

          Steve Andreas has been learning, training, researching and developing NLP patterns for the last 26 years. He is the author of the recent book, Transforming Your Self: Becoming who you want to be, Virginia Satir: The Patterns of Her Magic, and an anthology, Is There Life Before Death. Steve is also co-author (with his wife, Connirae) of Heart of the Mind and Change Your Mind--and Keep the Change. He lives with his wife and three teenage sons in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains near Boulder, Colorado. 1221 Left Hand Canyon Dr. Boulder CO 80302 Email: [email protected]; Web site: www.SteveAndreas.com

 

Steve Boyley

          Steve Boyley is an experienced Licensed Trainer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming and Hypnotherapy. While he lives in BC, Canada, he trains people worldwide and is a successful Trainer, Hypnotherapist, Consultant, Salesman and Entrepreneur. Steve Boyley has a passion for teaching you what works and has been teaching communication skills in sales and business since 1984. His experiences as Trainer, Hypnotherapist, Consultant, Salesman, Entrepreneur and Family Man, are the insights he brings to his training. After training with Steven Boyley, seminar delegates are able to organize information and perceptions in ways that allow them to achieve results that were once inconceivable. The Performance Institute of NLP; Web Site: www.NLPmind.com; US/Can Toll Free: 888-657-6463; 250-964-8676; 3240 McGill Cr, Prince George, BC, Canada.

 

 Susan Fox

          Susan Fox is an internationally known, accomplished and highly respected hypnotherapist, trainer and writer. She is certified by the Hypnotism Training Institute of Los Angeles. Susan writes a column called Hypnotherapy Scripting for the National Guild of Hypnotists, the world’s largest professional hypnosis organization. Susan received the 1998 international Hypnosis Hall of Fame’s Woman of The Year award. She was nominated to receive the 1998 Sealah Award and Induction into the International Hypnosis Hall of Fame. Contact information: Tel. (740) 398-1221, Email: [email protected] 

Web Site: www.sleepwhilesomeoneelsesnores.com

 

 Wendi Friesen

          Wendi Friesen is a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, NLP practitioner and Master Hypnotist since 1995. She is a popular, international speaker for trainings, conventions and shows. In 2002, she was chosen as a speaker at the NGH Solid Gold Convention, which honors the top six award winning NGH speakers in the country. Wendi has appeared on many local and national TV and radio shows. Some of her appearances include “The Man Show” on Comedy Central, “Queen Latifah Show,” “Good Day Sacramento,” Washington Post, GQ magazine, Channels Magazine, Men's Health, “Mike Gallagher Show,” “Darian O'Toole Show,” First for Women, Salon.com magazine, Health and Fitness, Score Magazine, Talk America and more. Wendi is the author of the book Hypnotize Your Lover. Her expertise was used by Market Makers on the Pacific Stock Exchange, Chancellor Media and by a Minister of Foreign Affairs to name just a few. Address: 1216 Suncast Lane #2, Eldorado Hill, California USA 95762, Tel:

916 933 0700, Web site: www.wendi.com