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Stewart A. Zelman, PHD, NBCDCH

Centers for Motivation, Inc. 

Bethesda & Columbia, MD


Fax 410-531-1725

I have 30 years of professional practice as a Clinical Psychologist.  I'm a master hypnotherapist and NLP practitioner.  I work with individuals, couples, families and children.  My methods direct individuals and groups to master business relationships and personal excellence.  I consult with senior executives and community leaders.  My skills improve productivity, reduce wasted time and improve communication.  As a trainer I provide programs dealing with stress management, leadership, relationships and time management.

MD PSY 01970  5/24


Manassas, VA, 20112


Over 35 years’ experience in the provision of mental health treatment services. Specialize in treating adults with PTSD and adult victims of traumatic exposure including adult victims of childhood trauma, MVAs, assault, and combat veterans. Also specialize in treating an array of mood disorders such as anxiety, depression, and OCD. Interventions include a selective blend of solution-focused, goal-oriented CBT and DBT as well as Mindfulness techniques, EMDR, sensorimotor techniques, and Ericksonian clinical hypnosis. All applied with sensitivity to the diversity of patient’s ethnic, cultural, sexual/gender orientation, and religious/spiritual beliefs.

MD LCSW-C04163 Exp 10-31-23

Jacquiline Grantland, PhD, LCPC, NBCCH

California, MD 20619


Telehealth and In-Office appointments

Accept Insurance

I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with over 20 years of experience.  I employ an integrative theoretical approach incorporating theories of EMDR, CBT, CPT, Hypnotherapy, and TF-CBT. My specialty areas include trauma, PTSD, and Eating Disorders.

I'm a Board-approved supervisor in Maryland, National Certified Counselor (NCC) 86515, Certified Sex Offender Treatment Provider (CSOTP), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapist (TF-CBT) ,EMDR Certified Therapist (EMDRIA),Certified Shame Informed Treatment Specialist (CSTS) 128950, Prepare/Enrich Provider, Certified Integrative Mental Health Professional (CIMHP) 394292, and Precision Nutrition Level 1 Certified Nutrition Coach.

MD LCPC  LC4189 Exp 1/24

Louis E. Kopolow, MD, DFA, PA, NBCCH

Director, Potomac Grove Psychiatry and

Potomac Grove Clinical Research Center

Gaithersburg, MD 20877


As a Board Certified psychiatrist for 25+ years, my training in medical hypnosis, psychotherapy, and medication management lets me thoroughly assess your physical health, emotional state, and social well being. An evaluation of your symptoms from a comprehensive perspective can help you make sense of your condition and give you information that leads to finding treatments from a wide range of options that  work. 

I offer Integrative treatments:  Hypnosis for control of  IBS, chronic pain, smoking cessation, and weight control, preparation for surgeries, pregnancy delivery, and dental procedures, and hypnotherapy for anxiety, phobias, and enhancing test performance.

My therapeutic style is active, collaborative, and solution focused. 

MD lic D16788

Angela Gilbert, PsyD, NBCCH

Washington, D.C.  and  Silver Spring, MD


Brief outcome-oriented psychotherapy,  Hypnosis, and Behavioral Medicine for

Trauma Recovery,

Life Transitions,

Pre-surgical psychological screening,

and personal & professional coaching.

Clinical training and supervision.  Human resource development and organizational consulting.

MD lic 03134 3/22

David D. Grow, PsyD, NBCCH

Westminster, MD 21157



Hypnosis for Weight Control, Smoking Cessation, Stress Management, Habit Change, Phobias, and Anxiety. Psychological services for children, adolescents and adults.

MD lic 04600 3/22

Charles M. Citrenbaum, PhD, NBCCH

Charles M. Citrenbaum, PhD & Assoc.

Owings Mills, MD 21117

Phone: 410-363-4428

Counseling/Psychotherapy and Clinical Hypnosis for most issues including sports enhancement, treating adolescents and adults.

Lic. MD 00897

Rocky L. Cole, LGPC, NBCFCH

Liamsville, MD 21754


My Master's degree is in counseling psychology from Marymount University.  I believe in treating every client as a unique individual via a person-entered approach.  My training in psychodynamic, cognitive, and rational therapy is augmented by the use of clinical hypnosis.  I specialize in working with adults and teens suffering from anxiety and depression.  I also help victims of sexual assault and harassment.  I've worked with clients on the autism spectrum and with families and couples dealing with relationship issues. I believe that through active, non-judgmental support and guidance, long-lasting growth and cure can be achieved.

MD LGP 13412 Exp 12/31/24

Kendra Jackson-Ralph, LPC, NBCCH

Serenity Counseling Service

Annapolis, MD 21401


Teletherapy, in office for hypnosis

I accept Insurance

I offer Training and Supervision

I'm a licensed professional counselor in DC, MD, and VA. I decided to take a collaborative and alternative approach to healing by studying methods used in different cultures and regions in the world to heal with/without the use of pharmaceutical and became Mental Health Integrative Provider and a Hypnotherapist to treat the body as a whole to heal. In addition, for years I’ve advocated against domestic violence and have treating the survivors and batterers. In addition, I work with individuals, couples, and use group therapy seeking to address sexual dysfunctions, sexual empowerment, love/sex and infidelity. Call now to 443-333-9340 to schedule a free consultation.

MD LC4153 1/31/25

DC PRC14199  12/31/24

VA 0701008157 6/30/23

Tanisha Tiana Richardson, LISW-S, NBCCH

Medical Hypnosis Center for Wellness

Ohio, Washington DC, MD, VA.



Accepts Insurance

Hello, I'm so honored you made it to this part in your journey. I would love to be a part of the continued healing. I'm a Clinical Licensed Therapist certified in Hypnosis, and Meditation. I believe these modalities are helpful in the holistic approach to enhancing self.

OH LISW-S I.2102634-SUPV

Chia-May Chai Dougherty, PhD, LCPC, NCC, DCC, NBCCH

Distance Credentialed

Bethesda, MD


Bilingual:  English/Mandarin

I provide mindfulness-based and integrative psychotherapy with an integration of body, mind, heart, and spirit to illuminate and pursue self-knowledge.  I specialize in anxiety/depression phobias, career/life transitions, adjustment issues/relationship issues, stress coping/relaxation training/guided imagery, psychological adjustment in immigration process, self and cultural identity/cultural consultation, and personal/spiritual growth.

MD lic LC1548 1/23

Nancy K. Montagna, PhD, NBCDCH 
Silver Spring, MD 20910


I'm an NLP Master Practitioner, Certified in EMDR and CBT, and an Authentic Happiness Coach for individuals and couples.  Providing coaching and solution-focused psychotherapy, realizing potential for success and satisfaction, self-esteem, mind/body health, habit change, good relationships, relief from anxiety and depression.

MD lic 00993 3/23

Aparna Ramaswamy, PhD, LCPC, NCC, DCC, NBCCH

Darnestown, MD 20874


I follow an integrative healing tradition based on principles of ashtanga yoga that promote mental and emotional well being.  Natya Yoga therapy is based on my research and lifetime practice of Natya Yoga. Natya Yoga Therapy combines dance, music and meditation with counseling to create inner harmony. 

MD lic LC2220 1/22

Jennifer Manning-Plassnig LCSW-C, ACht, BCD, NBCFCH

Woodstock, MD 21163


I take an Integrative Holistic approach to therapy, integrating East-West methods of healing. I have trained with world renowned holistically-minded teachers who have the knowledge, skill and wisdom to integrate a range of complementary healing psychotherapies into my practice.

I make available to children, adolescents and adults, traditional counseling as well as CBT, Hypnosis, EMDR, EFT, Play therapy, Relaxation and Visual Imagery Techniques, Meditative and Breathing Techniques. We may address existential considerations such as hopelessness, meaninglessness, isolation and death. When appropriate spirituality can be a component of the techniques used in therapy and a way to address the existential beliefs, feelings and issues.

MD LCSW 094411 Ex 10/23

Roman Ostrovsky MD, NBCCH

Bilingual:  English/Russian

Baltimore, MD 21215

and Elkridge, MD 21075


I have over 30 years experience as a Psychiatrist and Hypnotherapist.  Over my long career in Psychiatry, both in the United States and Russia, I have been trained in the best of American and European treatment methods.

I offer various types of psychotherapy, hypnotherapy, medication  and various techniques focusing on mindfulness. This approach centers around the autogenic technique  or  teaching  my patients self- hypnosis.

I specialize in anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder, phobias, weight reduction.  I also focus my practice on life coaching; marital problems, professional problems.

MD lic D51563

Candice Richardson Dickens, LCPC-S, LCAD, NBCCH

CRA Counseling & Consulting Agency

Catonsville, MD


"My Specialty is Helping You Get the Life You Deserve."

MD lic LC0686 1/24

Jennifer S. Molinari, LCPC, NCC, HBCE,


Progressive Counseling & Hypnosis

Columbia, MD 21044


MD lic LC1988 1/23

Courtenay J. Culp, LCPC, CDCH,  NBCCH

Garrett Park, MD (near Grosvenor Metro)

DC (near Dupont Circle Metro)


Healing the wounded child within; becoming empowered and full of one's own spirit; ridding oneself of energy taxing anxiety and depression; and finally, moving toward wholeness with confidence and ease.

MD lic LC0184 1/23

Kristine M. Hitchens,  PhD, LCSW-C, LCADC, CCDC, NBCCH

A Change Would Do You Good, LLC

Most Insurance Accepted

North East, MD 21901

Mobile:  443-945-9663  Fax:  410-287-5210

Licensed Certified Social Worker #11558, Board of Social Work Examiners Approved Supervisor, Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor #LCA219, Certified Chemical Dependency Counselor #1343.  EMDR Basic Training via EMDRIA.  With over 20 years of experience as a therapist, I have been able to master a variety of techniques.

Therefore, therapy is individually tailored for each of my clients. I specialize in mental health, trauma, addiction & family therapy.

MD lic LCA219 1/23

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