Elizabeth A. Michas, PhD, NBCCH

MindWorks Psychology, LLC

Fort Walton Beach, FL  32547




I'm a Florida licensed psychologist in practice since 1992.  I developed a neuropsychologically informed approach to hypnosis called Brain-based Hypnotherapy using Emotional Pain Intervention (EPI®). A Certified Master Practitioner of  Rapid Resolution Therapy® (RRT) I have over 25 years of experience in using hypnotherapy.

Dr. Michas specializes in the treatment of Eating Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, and PTSD.  I offer hypnosis for smoking cessation, weight issues, addictions, insomnia, compulsive habits, stress-management, and performance-enhancement.

FL Lic. PY4751

Jon Connelly, PhD, LCSW, NBCCH

The Institute for Rapid Resolution Therapy©

Palm Partner's Residential Treatment

Delray Beach, FL 33483

561-741-4181, 800-587-2623



Dr. Jon Connelly is the developer of Rapid Resolution Therapy© (RRT), and the founder and director of IRRT.  RRT eliminates emotional pain and destructive behavioral patterns, and completely resolves the psychological and physiological effects of trauma.

30 years of experience working with individuals and training professionals as well as board certification in psychotherapy, sex therapy, hypnotherapy, behavioral medicine, clinical social work and chemical dependency counseling. 

Areas of Specialty: Individuals and couples dealing with PTSD, anxiety, depression, sexual issues, panic attacks, trauma, rage, grief, insomnia, phobias, compulsions, addiction/dependency, guilt.

FL Lic SW2327

Vanessa M. Dazio, OTD, OTR/L, (D) ABDA, NBCCH

Port Richey, FL 34668

Phone:  727-848-1535  Fax:  727-848-2404


I'm a Doctor of Occupational Therapy: Nationally registered and Florida State licensed Occupational therapist;  Advanced Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist; and Diplomate of the American Board of Disability Analysts.

As an occupational therapist, my specialization has been in geriatric care with an emphasis on reducing or eliminating physical, mental and environmental challenges. I have extensive medical experience in rehabilitation (treatment) prevention (home and work safety) and health promotion (wellness). 

Hypnosis to Stop Smoking; for Weight management; Enhanced Performance in Life Activities (home and work); Aging Challenges, Pain/Stress/Symptom relief; IBS, Fibromyalgia; Asthma; Arthritis; Sleeping improvement; Coping with post-traumatic stress.

FL Lic OT 1068

Lata Sonpal, PhD, FCHT, PA, NBCFCH

Miami, FL 33156



I provide therapeutic services to Individuals, Couples, and Families at all different age group levels.   

I am an NBCCH Fellow, and I specialize in Hypnotherapy, Past Life Regression and Progression Therapy for a variety of issues such as Grief, Loss, Trauma, Abuse, Fears; Phobias; and Panic attacks, Management of Pain, Weight, and Destructive habits, Depression, Low self esteem, Communication and Relationship issues, Fear of Success and Fear of Failure, Stress management and Psychological Factors Affecting Medical Conditions, Obsessive Compulsiveness, Actualizing of Potential and Creativity, as well as Psycho-Spiritual Concerns.

FL Lic PY4437

Deborah A. Harrison, PhD, NBCCH

Naples, FL 34102

Counseling Associates of America




FL Lic PY3967

Mark N. Abrahams, PhD, NBCDCH
North Miami Beach, FL 33179




As an NBCCH Diplomate, I provide  hypnotherapeutic experience in the treatment of phobias, stuttering and specific addictions of adults and adolescents; and the enhancement of academic and athletic performance.

FL Lic MH1412

Kimberly Kazimour, PhD, NBCCH

Gainesville, FL 32607



Specializing in smoking cessation, weight control, habit control, phobias, stress and anxiety reduction, pain management, and insomnia. Also, work extensively with athletes on performance enhancement issues.

FL Lic MH1949 and SS325

Juliana Fiore, PhD, NBCCH

Southcoast Psychotherapy & Medical Associates

Boca Raton, FL 33487

Cell:  (561) 814-9747  Office:  (561) 241-6628


I'm a licensed clinical psychologist with 20 years experience.  My rivate practice treats individuals, couples and groups who present with  anxiety, depression, and substance dependence issues.  I have extensive experience working with patients who experience the full range of symptoms ranging from adjustment disorders to  severe anxiety and depression , as well as PTSD.  Recently trained in Rapid Resolution Therapy ©.

FL Lic PY3106

James J. Mady, Jr. PsyD, NBCFCH

Comprehensive Psychological Services of Brevard, Inc.

Melbourne, FL 32901



I'm a licensed clinical psychologist  and NBCCH Fellow with over 25 years experience specializing in individual and group psychotherapy and hypnotherapy for trauma, pain, PTSD, anxiety, depression, and addiction. Other modalities include Thought Field Therapy.  I am Board Certified in treatment of traumatic stress. 

FL Lic PY8977

Frank G. Stanley, PhD, NBCCH

Jacksonville, FL 32216



Practice specializing in medical psychology and behavioral medicine. Provide biofeedback as well as hypnosis treatment of anxiety, migraine headaches, chronic pain, and depression.  Also conduct research in area of alien abduction.

FL Lic PY3949

Traci J. Seidman, PhD, NBCCH

Associates in Behavioral Counseling

Sunrise, FL 33351




I am a Certified Sex Therapist and Licensed Clinical Psychologist in practice since 1986.  I utilize a holistic approach, combining hypnosis, mindfulness and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy in treating all age groups with many different types of psychological and adjustment problems. I encourage awareness of the mind-body connection, and I am sensitive to individual spiritual needs.  

All hypnosis sessions are recorded and given to the patient.

FL Lic PY4567

Dara Bushman, Psy.D., CRRT, NBCCH

Cooper City, Florida 33026




Clinical Psychologist, Certified Rapid Resolution Therapist, National Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist.  Specializing in health and wellness psychology, eating disorders, athletic performance, maternal mental health, women’s issues, anxiety, depression, and addiction.

FL Lic PY8209

Kristin Keough, Psy.D., CAP, NBCCH

Tampa, FL  33609



Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Certified Addiction Professional

Specializing in Women's Issues, Addiction Issues, Pain Management, Anxiety Disorders, Traumas, Health Issues, Life Coaching, and Hypnotherapy.

Open evenings and weekends.

A holistic approach to recovery.

FL Lic PY8200

Mary T. Bryant, Ph.D., LMFT, LMHC, NCC, NBCCH

Tampa, FL 33618


I frequently use hypnotherapy to treat anxiety and depression and as an adjunct and effective treatment for many other behavioral and emotional problems.   

I have a Ph.D. in psychology and am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. I also hold a number of national board certifications.  

FL lic MT2200

Deborah H. Weir,  Ph.D., LMHC, NBCC, NBCDCH

Clearwater, FL  33755




Specialty areas: Self-esteem, stress management, anxiety problems, eating disorders, gay & lesbian, PTSD, relationships.

Afternoon and evening hours.

Fl Lic MH4055 and OT1376

Lisa Ortigara Crego, PhD, MSW, LCSW, NBCCH

Pembroke Pines, Florida  33024




I hold a Doctorate in Addiction Psychology, I'm a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist in private practice for over a decade.  I specialize in working with individuals who are stuck with food addictions, weight issues, eating disorders, depression, anxiety and low self-esteem. I combine psychotherapy with hypnotherapy.

FL Lic SW5558

Virginia Clark, Ph.D., LCSW, 

The Palm Beach Training Institute for Hypnotherapy & Psychotherapy

Ocala, FL 34477



Trainer and Licensed Psychotherapist and National Board Certified Fellow in Hypnotherapy,  in private practice.

I use hypnosis with most patients. I specialize in Trauma, Depression, Mood Disorders, Phobias, Panic Anxiety, Addiction (certified addiction professional), and offer medical counseling (RN).  I have been using hypnosis  in my practice for 20 years. 

FL Lic SW4146

Tamara Paula, Ph.D., NBCCH

Licensed Psychologist 

Coral Gables, FL  33134



Qualified Supervisor for Mental Health Counseling registered interns.

Dr. Paula specializes in working with professionals, couples, families and groups.  Her theoretical orientation is psychodynamic, with an emphasis on Attachment and Mindfulness-based theories. Along with psychotherapy, Dr. Paula also provides clinical hypnotherapy to support general psychological well-being as well as for the treatment of specific issues such as stress management, depression, anxiety, anger, habit control, self-confidence, pain management, academic and athletic performance enhancement.

FL lic. PY8531, MH7816

Gregg Favereau, DC, NBCCH

Jacksonville, FL 34443




We offer Brief, Solution-Focused, Goal Oriented Clinical Hypnotherapy for Achievement and Peak Performance.

We specialize in areas in achieving career success, memory enhancement, scholastic excellence, ease in public speaking, establishing motivation, personification in sales excellence, financial abundance, confidence building, sports psychology and achieving athletic goals. All of this is accomplished through the power of your own mind, easily and while being completely relaxed.

FL Lic CH9446

Deborah A. Harrison, PhD, NBCCH

Naples, FL 34102

Counseling Associates of America




FL Lic PY3967

Dr. Percival Ricketts, Ed.D, LMHC, NCC, NBCCH

Pembroke Pines, Fl 33024

954-438 5661




Provides Individuals, Couples & Family therapy, marriage, divorce, post-divorce counseling for adults, adolescents & children general Mental Health & Post-Trauma Counseling.  Provides mandatory parenting classes and the Sandcastles program for children of divorce ages 6-17 years.

FL lic. MH6153

Jose L. Rivera, Ph.D., BCPC, SC-C, NBCCH

Orlando, FL  32824



MBSH4U.weebly.com &


I'm a clinical psychotherapist with more than 15 years of combined experience in outpatient, inpatient, and residential settings. My specializations are suicide prevention, trauma (PTSD), substance abuse,  and mindfulness. I'm a Board Certified Spiritual Counselor; Board Certified Professional Counselor, National Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, Certified Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner, Certified Master Life Coach and State Certified DUI Instructor & Evaluator.

FL Lic IMH99704

Barbara A. Barone, PsyD, LCSW, NBCCH

West Palm Beach, FL, 33407

Phone: 561-721-6417  Fax: 561-721-6418



15 years  experience providing evaluations and treatment services to children, adolescents and adults as a Florida Licensed Clinical Social Worker.  I help folks of all ages overcome depression, anxiety and fears. I'm experienced in providing treatment using hypnotherapy to eliminate/decrease compulsive and addictive behaviors such as smoking or drug use, and with treating abuse and trauma survivors to help them move forward and grow from their experiences.

FL lic SW6036

Dr. Efrain Rosario, LCC, NBCCH

Rockledge, FL







I am retired, and see clients on a case by case basis only.    

Roberta Gelber-Shapiro, MEd, LCSW, NBCCH

Miami Beach, FL  33140

305-674-8158 or  305-964-8160




Licensed Psychotherapist and Hypnotherapist specializing in anxiety management, panic disorder, social phobia,  hypnotherapy, anger management, marital therapy and relaxation training. Certified in EMDR, CBT.

FL lic SW177

Mary Gocke RDN, LDN, NBCCH

Jupiter, FL




For over 30 years I have been using an integrative and functional approach to food and nutrition science to teach, treat and heal people with chronic and acute conditions. I incorporate Rapid Resolution Therapy to free people of useless habits, thoughts, and emotions so that they can enjoy a healthy and productive life. 

Antony Chatham, MSW, MPhil, MTh, LCSW, NBCDCH

Office at The Hippocrates Health Institute

West Palm Beach, FL  33411



Licensed Psychotherapist, Wellness Coach, and a Pastoral Counselor. I'm an NBCCH Diplomate, specializing in Clinical Hypnosis, EMDR, Stress Management, Relaxation Training, Pain Management, and Regression Therapy.

I create an audio CD for clients in most sessions, for the continued use of  Progressive Relaxation, Guided Imagery and Affirmations.  I treat people with major medical challenges like Cancer, HIV, Chronic Fatigue, Obesity, Multiple Sclerosis and other debilitative disorders.

FL LCSW 8156

Alexis Cancemi, LMHC, CAP, ICADC, NBCCH

North Miami Branch, FL




Private practice working with couples and adults.

Areas of Specialty:  Substance abuse and dependence, trauma, anxiety, depression, grief/loss, guilt and shame, relaxation training, and life transitions.

I utilize numerous techniques from a strengths based perspective.  I have had great success in treating First Responders such as Police Officers, Firefighters, Correction Officers, and EMTs and Military Personnel with hypnotherapy but also find it particularly helpful for clients struggling with anxiety, depression, and trauma. 

FL lic MH10642

David L. Johns, LMHC, NBCFCH

Debary, FL 32713

I accept insurance




Facebook:  @Therapy7

Brief, solution-focused therapy, NBCCH Fellow in clinical hypnotherapy, Eye Movement Integration, NLP, Qualified Supervisor for Registered Interns, training in Solution-Focused Therapy. All ages. PTSD, Phobias and other anxiety disorders.

In-Office only - mask might be required to protect self, others from COVID infection unless fully vaccinated and boosted. Proof of vaccination will be requested. Photocopy will be part of your clinical record 

FL lic MH1084

Rosario Ortigao, LMHC, MAC, NBCCH

Winter Park, FL 32789

Phone 407-628-1009    Fax:  407-628-3224



I have been utilizing hypnosis and EMDR in my practice for over 10 years.  Trained in Level I and II EMDR.

FL no record of MHC lic

Nell Collins, LCSW, CPC, NBCCH

Jupiter, FL 33458




As a psychotherapist, coach and hypnotherapist, I've shown countless individuals the step by step approach to change.  If you don't like the way you're feeling and behaving, you can learn the principles and techniques for change.  Wanting to change is the first step..

FL lic SW7250

Kelly Annamarie Minor, LCSW, NBCCH

Jacksonville, FL 32223


Virtual and phone appointments


I have 30 years of counseling & related clinical social work experience. I use brain-based psychotherapy which includes hypnosis and other neuroplastic techniques. I have a particular interest in trauma resolution and PTSD. My approach relieves anxiety, depression and other and self-defeating behaviors. My approach is brief, short term & solution-focused. I use a collaborative approach which is welcoming and reassuring.

Jodi Rabkin-Turner, LMHC, MCAP, MAC, NBCCH

Intracoastal Counseling Center

Greenacres, FL 33463



Master Addiction Counselor, Master's Level Certified Addictions Professional and Certified Hypnotherapist with over 14 years of experience in treating addictions and working with trauma.

FL lic MH14798

David Weir, MBA, LMHC (FL), LPC (NC), NCC, NBCDCH 

Clearwater, FL  33755




Private practice working with individuals & couples on issues relating to relationships, careers, grief, personal growth, and anger & stress management. Board Certified in Sex Therapy. Consultant to businesses and organizations. Known as an expert in solution-oriented brief counseling, including Mars & Venus.

Michele Weiner-Davis, author of the best-selling book Divorce Busting, consulted with David when writing her subsequent book, Change Your Life And Everyone In It.

NC Lic MH3268

Adriana Hernandez, LMFT, NBCCH

Bilingual:  English/Spanish

Doral, FL  (Miami-Dade area) 33178




I am a Licensed Psychotherapist and a Qualified Clinical Supervisor in the state of Florida.

FL lic MT22467

Kathryne Arnold, LMHC, NBCCH

Largo, FL 33771


In-office and Teletherapy



I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and have been in the field of mental health, addictions and social services for thirty-six years. I use an integrated, holistic orientation in my counseling sessions, drawing on resiliency, solution-focused and strength-based approaches. I utilize hypnotherapy, often in conjunction with talk therapy, to assist clients struggling with anxiety and panic, depressed mood, trauma, low self esteem, poor performance and self confidence, and diverse health issues. I focus heavily on creating balance in my client’s lives, with an emphasis on looking at the whole person in order to increase understanding of the mind-body-spirit connection.

FL lic  LMHC  MH5695 3/23

Laurie Iglesias LCSW, NBCCH

Oviedo, FL 32765



in-office or teletherapy

I'm a licensed clinical social worker offering in-person and virtual sessions utilizing Cognitive Behavioral psychotherapy and brain-based hypnotherapy.

Rie (Rose) Anderson, LMHC, NBCDCH

Tampa, FL 33617



NBCCH Diplomate in private practice for 20 years.  Semi-retired.  Certified NLP Master Practitioner and Trainer Meta-States/Neuro-Semantics. Available by appointment.

FL lic MH1338

Nicolle M. Bauer, LMHC, NCC, NBCCH

St. Augustine, FL 32084



Hypnotherapy is utilized with other brief therapy modalities such as EMDR and inner child work for trauma recovery, especially sexual abuse/incest/rape, domestic violence, family of origin issues, crime victimization, depression and grief.  Individual, family and group.  A holistic approach for recovery.

FL lic MH6243

Lorraine J. Blum, LCSW, NBCFCH

Delray Beach, Deerfield, Boca Raton, FL



Minister of Spiritual Counseling and NBCCH Fellow in private practice treating individuals, couples, adolescents and families.

Specializing in clinical hypnosis for addictions, grief, loss, phobias and fears, anxiety, divorce and separation, arthritis and pain control.  Also, spiritual emergencies, energy psychology, and relationship building.

FL lis SW1194

Kevin M. Hallinan, LCSW, CAP, SAP, 

Melbourne, Florida 32935


Specializing in stress management and peak performance issues.  In addition to being a National Board Certified Diplomate in Clinical Hypnotherapy, I am also a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, a Certified Addiction Professional, and a Substance Abuse Professional (for the Department of Transportations return to duty process).

FL lic SW6611

Naomi Morgan, LMHC, NCC, NBCCH

Destin FL. 32541

Phone:  850-837-3800  Fax:  850-837-0104


Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor

Certified Institute Rapid Resolution Therapist (IRRT)

FL lilc MH10355

Patricia Challen LMHC, CRC, NBCCH

Jacksonville, FL 32257

Phone:  904-737-7242  Fax:  904-737-7254


Primarily, I help people attain their goals in the present while sweeping away negative memories from the past. Life transitions can be successfully negotiated. Healing is possible when the mind-body-spirit connections of emotional wellness are sought!

I'm trained in Rapid Resolution Therapy.

FL lic MH10044

David Loggans, LMHC, NBCCH

Rejuvinated Mind

Pinellas Park, FL 33781




I treat anxiety, depression, life transitions, and various other mental health concerns, using counseling, NLP, and hypnosis together, with group sessions. I focus on growth and improving relationships.

FL lic. MH13236

Bryan A. Bacher, LMHC, NBCCH

East Bay Counseling & Center for Hypnosis

Largo, FL 33771




Specializing in Psychotherapy and/or Counseling for anxiety disorders, depression, addictions, phobias, pain and stress management, gay/lesbian issues, sports improvement, business skill improvement.

We also provide ongoing nutritional education and support groups for weight management.

FL lic MH2855

Lisa Friedman, LCSW, NBCCH

Plantation, FL 33317

Phone:  954-741-1099  Fax:  954-585-0177



Blog:    toolsandskillsforlife.blogspot.com

Private practice working with individuals, couples, adolescents and adults.

Treating trauma, anxieties, fears, phobias, depression, grief/loss and life transitions. 

Utilize numerous tools to help clients; including hypnosis, Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), and Eye Movement Integration (EMI).

FL lic SW5369

Nicole Deaver, LMHC, LPC, NBCCH

Winter Garden, FL 34787




I specialize in working with adults, teens, and children to address trauma, anxiety, depression, grief, phobias, weight loss, relationship, family and parenting issues.

Licensed and Board Registered Art Therapist

Certified in Rapid Resolution Therapy

Certified Health Coach

Free phone consultation available

FL lic MH14265

Tina A. Pomroy, LMFT, NBCFCH

Port Orange, Florida 32129



An NBCCH Fellow in private practice 23 years specializing in children/adolescents, individuals, couples, and families.  Areas of expertise are mood/anxiety disorders, addiction/ACOA recovery, eating disorders, adult survivors of abuse, grief, stress management, and marital discord.

FL lic MT1359

J. Neysa Buckle, LMHC, CCBT, NBCCH

Sarasota, Fl 34327




Specializing in applied behavior analysis, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and behavioral medicine. Improving mental health and wellness using mind-body interventions to promote relaxation, reduce tension, and lessen the need for medication. Treating adults with anxiety, chronic stress, and compulsive behavior.

FL Lic MH7666

Denton M. Kurtz, M.Ed., LMHC, NBCCH

Altamonte Springs, FL  32701 &

Fulton, MO  65251

Office: 407-629-9003  Cell:  407-234-8878



I am a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist as well as Licensed School Psychologist.  I specialize

 in Brief Therapy techniques for those who wish to make their lives better quickly.  I treat trauma, phobia, fear and anxiety, and poor self-esteem, poor self-image, and depression.  

FL lic MH1400

Sheila E. Katz, LCSW, NBCCH

Davie, FL 33328




25 years experience treating adults for anxiety, depression, and relationship difficulties, as well as working on performance and self-esteem issues related to professional challenges.  Hypnosis for management of chronic illness, pain, and stress reduction.  Hypnosis is also used for increasing adherence to lifestyle changes such as weight control and stop smoking.  In addition, Trained and experienced in EMDR  for reducing the after effect of a traumatic experience.  This can include emotional recovery from a car accident as well as healing from history of child or adult sexual/emotional abuse.

FL lic SW2369, SA8511

Althea Sawyers, LMFT,  NBCCH

North Miami Beach, FL  33179



Specializing in treatment of   individual, couple, and family relationship issues, anxiety, depression, trauma, and more.

FL lic MT2682

Livia Perez, LMHC, NBCCH

Miami, FL 33156




Clinical hypnosis to treat different traumas including sexual, physical, and emotional abuse, grief, abandonment, and vicarious trauma.  Regression hypnotherapy and EMDR for trauma recovery and for the treatment of anxiety, depression, and relationship problems.  Energy and past-life regression hypnotherapy, cognitive restructuring (c), and consciousness-shifting for personal empowerment, love, happiness, and goal achievement.

FL lic MH11940

Fred Williams LCSW, ACSW, NBCFCH

St. Petersburg, Fl. 33707

727-804-0490 or 727-347-3284


In private practice. I'm an NBCCH Fellow, and I use hypnosis, along with other treatment modalities including EMDR and CBT. Specializing in reducing stress, anxiety, depression, and in smoking cessation.

FL lic SW4193

Pamela Albert, LMHC, NBCCH

Rockledge FL

Phone:  321-339-9456

E-mail: PamelaAlbertTherapy@gmail.com

My private practice is in Melbourne. I'm a registered mental health counselor with a Master's in mental health counseling and Bachelor's in social work/psychology.  My areas of specialty include PTSD, anxiety, trauma, anger, and grief.  I'm a certified practitioner of Rapid Resolution Therapy

FL lic MH14902.

Robin E. Richardson, LMHC, NBCCH    Crystal Key Counseling   

Sarasota, FL 34233




Hypnotherapy utilized with other therapy modalities such as: music, light, and sound, vibrasound technology for help with Trauma, PTSD, Depression, Anxiety, Grief, Phobias, Abuse, Stress-management, & Career  Counseling.  Working with all populations and age groups in private practice.

FL llic MH13874

Krystyna j. Piorkowski, LMHC, CRC, NCC, NBCCH

Venice, FL 34285

Phone 941-484-0766 Fax: 941-412-3047


Private practice.  A Certified Rehabilitation Counselor.

Works with adolescent, adults, couples. Treating phobias, fears, anxiety, depression and addictions, stress and anger management Healing past traumatic experiences.

FL lic MH6403

Lorraine Edey, LCSW, NBCCH

Palm Bay, FL 32909

The Emotional Wellness Center



Your challenge may be very specific or it may be more general in nature. Emotional Wellness Center focuses on transforming pain into mental, physical and spiritual freedom through Hypnosis and Emotional Freedom Technique. I am Lorraine Edey, PhD., LCSW. I will listen and focus on the healing I know is available to you. When you tell me where you want to be, together we can work on shifting out of old patterns and beliefs into a new way of seeing and experiencing your life. Freedom is my intention for you. Come journey with me.

FL lic SW2475 3/23; GA LCSW004190 9/22

Sophia K. Greiner, NBDHC

Brooksville, FL



Online appointments

 Currently employed in Citrus County Correction.  Not seeing new clients