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Choose a hypnotherapist that takes his studies seriously.

Alan Barsky, C.M.H., C.Ht.
Certified Master Hypnotist,

Certified Hypnotherapist, since 1999


Credentials, Degrees, Certifications, and Professional Experience


Alan Barsky, MH, CHT, Certified Master Hypnotist and Certified Hypnotherapist, has a Degree in Education and works with private clients as a Clinical Hypnotherapist in the San Francisco/Marin County California area. His education and training includes the following: Hypnotherapy Training Institute; Certification: Certified Master Hypnotist, trained by Churchill, Mulder, & Ormond McGill. International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association; Certification Hypnotherapist & Adjunct Teaching Member. New Life Clinics; non-profit, lose-weight, quit-smoking group seminars, trained by Errol Strider. American Institute of Hypnotherapy; Certification: Certified Hypnotherapist; trained by Dr. Al Krasner. International Hypnosis Federation; elective credits trace-induction, weight-loss by hypnosis, and Seminar Leader.

   Alan has been honored as a Adjunct Teaching member at both The International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association, as well as the National Guild Of Hypnotists. He has also led seminars at conferences for both Associations, as well as for the International Hypnosis federation and the Hypnothoughts Conference in Las Vegas and across America. Alan is privileged to have been personally trained by Dr. Michael Ellner and Dr. Gerald S. Cohen in hypnotic healing modalities and the process of hypnotherapy. Plus receiving extensive personal NLP training by such masters as; Don McMillan, Dr. Fred Haddock, Steve Lankton and other NeuroLinguistic Programming trainers. He has also studied natural healing, earning certification in Reike; Second Degree. Usui Shiko Ryoho, Japanese System. Alan earned a Degree in Education from Michigan State University’s Oakland University.

    Alan's myraid of life experience contributes to his understanding of client's real problems. He has far more experience than his hypnotherapy practice. This wide variety of background includes; a twenty-year career in business communications and creative and persuasive writing,  spanning a myriad of business marketing companies, agencies, research firms and studio experience. Alan is the former Executive Director of the National Consumer Education Bureau; national health-care education marketing. Partner in Lord & Bentley Agency, where many of his clients have been in the Health Care and Weight Loss field.  5 years in Market Opinion and Research, where he ran crews of door-to-door researchers. He started Information Services, Inc., which grew to 45 employees with five offices in two states. He has been elected to public office in Michigan. He conducts "Less Stress and More Motivation" Seminars for Law Firms, as well  as Creativity Hypnosis sessions for start-ups. He speaks frequently to businesses and non-profit organizations.

    Alan has traveled to 33 cities, on 5 continents, outside the US, living in three of them. He has owned a nightclub in Jerusalem. He has been a credentialed High School teacher, both in inner city Detroit, as well as in a Juvenile Hall (a high school inside a jail) in California. He has served as a mentor and adult supervisor to teen organizations. He has served on the board of directors of charities and organizations.

    Alan is a mesmerizing Story Teller, with a unique ability to on-the-spot blend the private client’s experiences into life changing personal hypnotic stories and trances with NLP, for his clients to change seamlessly. Alan’s unique methodology and insightful sense of humor with his resonate and powerful hypnotic voice, has proven effective at moving clients past stuck points, getting them back on track to reach their goals and keep them. 

• Mill Valley, Marin County, California, USA
• San Francisco, San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA

“I am Blessed to have studied with some of the Great Teachers in Hypnotherapy and healing.”   
Alan Barsky

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Alan Barsky and his co-author Michael Ellner have written books on How To Get Unstuck and IBS Relief, published by Quantum Focusing Media

HOPE Coaching​

Alan Barsky and his co-authors Kelly Woods and Michael Ellner have written books on Chronic Pain Relief. Their manual for practitioners wh work with Chronic Pain is found on Amazon Books in paperback form

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