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Newport News, VA 23606


I treat adolescents and adults. My 14 years of clinical experience is in treating women's issues, depression/anxiety, trauma/PTSD, loss of infant/child/spouse, and pet bereavement, Dissociative Disorders, critical Incident debriefing and evaluation for Psychiatric referral. I am an NBCCH Diplomate and I use hypnotherapy, EMDR, CBT, psychomotor therapy, and psychodynamic (family history)  approaches.  

Ages treated:  Children 10 and older and Adults

Format:  Individual, Couples, Family

Treatment Approaches:  Hypnotherapy, EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Guided Imagery

VA LMFT/LPC 223185 Exp 6.23

Catherine B. Smith, EdD, LPC, NCC, NBCCH

Intuitive Counseling and Hypnotherapy Services, LLC. 

Fredericksburg, VA. 22401

I Accept Insurance

I Offer Training

I offer Supervision



I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and the owner of Intuitive Counseling and Hypnotherapy Services, LLC. I offer mental health counseling as well as trained in hypnosis/hypnotherapy. I have been trained and certified as a Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming and have been successfully treating traumas, phobias, anxiety and PTSD. I treat adolescents-adults. I am also a Marine Corps Veteran.

VA LPC 0701008017 6/22

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

Denise Powell, LCSW, NBCDCH


I am an LCSW and an NBCCH Diplomate located in Chattanooga, TN in private practice. I have been training in clinical hypnosis since 2008. I work with adults dealing with trauma, anxiety, depression and addiction. I provide in-person sessions as well as telehealth. I have found that integrating hypnotherapy into my treatment has had profound results for those clients that I see.

TN LCSW4444 Exp 4-30-23;

VA LCSW 0904001640 Esp 6-30-23

Michael H. Brown, EdS, LPC, LMFT, NBCFCH

Counseling and Human Resources Consulting

Richmond, VA 23231

Phone:  804-222-0483  Fax:  804-222-8823

In-office and Teletherapy

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, National Board Certified Fellow in Clinical Hypnotherapy. With three degrees in counseling, I have a Transpersonal orientation. I am trained in Psycho-synthesis and have expertise in techniques of mental imagery and symbolic (mandala) art. I have been conducting individual, family, couples, and group counseling since 1972.

VA LMFT 532  6/30/23, LPC 1696 6/30/23


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.

VA LCSW LC50081197 Exp 7-31-23;

Goldye P. Donner, LCSW- BCD, NBCFCH

Springfield VA. 22150

Phone:  703-569-6492


I am also Master Practitioner of NLP.  I specialize in PTSD especially for adults traumatized developmentally as children,  including adult children of dysfunctional families.  Additional specialties include: anxiety disorders, stress management, depression, smoking cessation, and weight control.

VA LCSW 0904000068 Exp 6/23

Meredith Adams, MS, NCC, RC, NBCCH

Fairfax, VA 22030


Telehealth and In-Office appointments

Accepts Insurance

Hi there, my name is Meredith and I received my Masters degree in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Bachelors degree in Animal Science from the University of Florida. I have experience working with clients that are struggling with anxiety, depression, stress management, trauma/PTSD, grief, relationship issues, life transitions, and career changes. I enjoy working with young adults, adults, and couples. My therapeutic approach is client-centered with a positive psychology and strengths-based perspective in addition to other evidence-based practices such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), attachment-based, hypnotherapy, and mindfulness

VA RC 0704014286 Exp 9/27/24

Kimberly W. Tolson, LCSW, CSAC, NBCCH

Hypnotransformations, LLC.

Family Counseling Center for Recovery

Richmond, VA 23226

Phone:  804-419-0492  or  804-419-0500

Over 15 years treating chemical dependency  and dual diagnosis therapy. Extensive experience with individual, family and group therapy. Owner of Hypnotransformations, LLC. Hypnosis CD's and mp3's available online at the web address.

VA LCSW 23112 6/22

Michael Deninger, PhD, LPC, CCT, NLP,  NBCCH

Phoenix Counseling and Hypnotherapy

Bilingual: English/American Sign Language

Alexandria, VA 22304


Brief, solution-focused approach for
adolescents and adults using hypnosis and NLP.  Individual and couples therapy. Depression, trauma, anxiety, phobias, substance abuse, life/career changes, mind/body/spirit connections.

Gretchen Dorr Horst, LCSW, DAPA, NBCCH

The Dorr Center, LLC

Reston, VA 20191

703-391-7380, Ext. 1

I work with individuals, couples, families and groups.  I am certified in EMDR, trained in Emotional Transformation Therapy (ETT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Thought Field Therapy (TFT) and Voice Dialogue Therapy. 

I hold workshops, classes, and retreats. 

I am also a Reiki Master and a Transpersonal Counselor with a ministerial license in Virginia.

VA LCSW 20191 6/22

Daniel H. Decker, LPC, LMFT, NBCFCH

Integrated Treatment Systems, LLC

Manassas, VA 20109

Phone:  703-369-2643   Fax:  703-257-7569

I am a Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified Gerontological  Counselor, an American Psychotherapy Association Certified Diplomate, and an NBCCH Fellow.

I provide Individual, Family, and Marital Therapy utilizing Cognitive Behavioral treatment methodologies, Clinical Hypnosis, NLP, Biofeedback, EEG Neuro-Feedback and Family Systems Therapy.  I am also a consultant utilizing principles of behavioral science with government agencies and businesses.  I specialize in Family Governance Models for family owned corporations, Organizational Development, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Business Planning, Executive Development, Negotiation and Mediation. 

VA LMFT 20109 6/22

Deborah Rotter, LCSW, BCD, NBCCH

Burke Professional Center

Burke, Virginia 22015


In my general therapy practice, I also employ hypnotherapy in the treatment of depression, anxiety, phobias, chronic pain, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, eating disorders, smoking cessation, childbirth preparation, pill swallowing, and more.

VA LCW 22039 6/22

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