George Bien -
World's First
Recipient of the
NGH President's Award
Cover Story

George Bien conducting an hypnosis session

A highly emotionally-charged hypnosis session by George Bien

George - cover story of the American Board of Hypnotherapy

A dynamic hypnosis demonstration by George Bien

George Bien demonstrating hypnotic suggestibility testing

George Bien
featured in Gary Null's Best-Seller!

Gary Null's Encyclopedia of Natural Healing.

George Bien was
featured in Gary Null's
Encyclopedia of Natural Healing with audio excerpts from the radio show that featured the actual testimonials.

Hypnotic suggestibility testing

George Bien
featured in the "Best-Seller"
Just A Breath Away
by Rev. Ed Tabbitas.

George Bien conducting an hypnosis seminar for the Somnambulistic Sleepwalkers

Three needles inserted in hand and subject feels absolutely nothing!!

Needle Anesthesia with Hypnosis

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Below: A modern medical miracle facilitated by hypnosis.

Lennie and George
Lennie & George

George Bien's hypnosis graduate Lennie (above), was casually sitting on one of those large exercise balls, she slipped back and hit the top of her spinal column in such a way (one shot in a million) that her head was literally disconnected from her spinal cord. If she had moved a fraction of an inch in any direction, her head would have literally disconnected completely!

Read more about this extraordinary event!


George Bien recommends these useful links:
America 's Relationships Expert, Elena Bien, offers great suggestions for finding a life-partner, and/or bettering your present love relationship. An extensive website, filled with a lot of info, including videos, and a monthly ezine. And yes, Elena is George Bien's wife!
Another great Love Relationships website from Certified Relationships Specialist, Elena Bien. It's filled with love advice that you can listen to, love letters, study programs, even love poems. Lots of great advice to help keep your love relationships on tract.
The International Association of Counselors and Therapists, headed by the New Breed of CEOs, Robert and Linda Otto, is one of the largest Complementary Health Care and Hypnosis organizations, and has members and Chapters throughout the world. Note: IACT and IMDHA are now "Sister Organizations". Dr. George Bien conducts IACT's Dynamic "Train-the-Trainer" Program.
The International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association, founded by Dr. Anne Spencer, is now headed, along with IACT above, by the New Breed of CEOs, Robert and Linda Otto, and is a great resource for educational material. It has licensed schools worldwide. Note: IMDHA and IACT are now "Sister Organizations".
The International Alliance of Professional Hypnotists is the parent company of the International Association of Counselors and Therapists and the International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association. IAPH is soon to be the world's largest resource for hypnosis-related material. Their web site presently houses more than 70,000 pages of Hypnosis-related Articles, Research and Studies.
The National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH) is the oldest and one of the largest hypnosis organizations. George Bien was the principal trainer for NGH for many years. He was honored as the world's first recipient of the NGH President's Award.
The American Board of Hypnotherapy, founded by Dr. Al Krasner, has affiliates all over the world. Dr. Krasner and Dr. George Bien were ABH's sole trainers during the mid 90's.

Many of George Bien's former students have distinguised themselves as authors, innovators and award-winners who have risen to the top of the field.

Below are a number of these exceptional professionals:

Dr. Barry Seedman
Dr. Barry
Dr. Barry Seedman is one of the best known hypnotherapists in the world. His courses are presently being taught in eight countries. He has been featured in scores of newspapers and magazines, and numerous TV and radio programs, including the Montel Williams Show, the Sally Jessy Raphael Show, Eye to Eye with Connie Chung, Dateline NBC, America’s Talking “Alive and Wellness,” and “State of Mind,” the Charles Perez Show, and Good Day New York. Dr. Seedman is the recipient of the most coveted awards in the field and is the Founder and President of Albert University.
Dr. John Gatto
Dr. John
Dr. John Gatto has distinguisted himself as one of the top hypnotherapists and hypnosis trainers in the United States. He is the founder and president of the National Association of Certified Hypnotherapists, president of the New Jersey Chapter of the International Association of Counselors and Therapists, and the former president and the current delegate from New Jersey to the Council of Professional Hypnosis Organizations (COPHO).
Dr. Anthony DiMarco
Dr. Anthony
Dr. Anthony F. De Marco is a member of the Board of Directors of the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey, a founding member of the Association of Professional Hypnotherapists, chief-advisor to the National Association of Certified Hypnotherapists. He is the president of the Professional Hypnosis Organizations of the United States and Canada, and the originator of "Hypno-Addictionology", a program of hypnosis treatment for addictions.
Dr. De Marco is the president of the Council of Professional Hypnosis Organizations (COPHO).
Dr. Jaime Feldman Dr. Jaime
Dr. Feldman is one of the most respected hynnotherapists in the world.  He is the Director of the Institute of Hypnotherapy , and is the Vice-Chairman of the Council of Professional Hypnosis Organizations. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Council of Professional Hypnosis Organizations, the International Medical & Dental Hypnotherapy Association, the International Hypnosis Federation..  His awards are too numerous to list, some of which include: Diplomat of Hypnotherapy (2004. IMDHA), Educator of the Year (2003, IMDHA), Educator of the Year (2002, IHF), Fellow in Hypnotherapy (2001, IHF).  Dr. Feldman is a frequent guest on radio and television.
Dr. Helene A. Feldman Dr. Helene A.
Dr. Helene A. Feldman is the former President of the International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association. She was the Director of Special Education, City of Newark, NJ. Dr. Feldman is the former Principal of East New York Family Academy High School, and a Crisis Intervention Trainer/Director. Her credentials are too numerous to list, and include: Diplomat - International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association; Fellow - International Hypnosis Federation; Honorary Service Award - International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association; Educator of the Year - International Hypnosis Federation. Dr. Feldman is the Director of the The Institute of Hypnotherapy and the Association of Professionals for the Advancement of Therapeutic Hypnosis, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Council of Professional Hypnosis Organizations, IMDHA, IHF, PBH (Canada).

Dr. Billy Kueek Dr. Billy
Dr. Billy Kueek holds a degree in Organizational Psychology, a Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA) and a Doctorate degree in Business Administration.  He is author of the audiobook “Unleash Your Potential” and author of “Creating Sales MAGIC” and “Using Psychological Techniques in Selling”. His latest book “Inspiring Excellence” is written for Leaders and is scheduled for release this year. Billy holds seminars and workshops in 20 countries and he delivers his Train-The-Trainer Masterclass quarterly in 5 Asia countries.
Dr. Casey Chua Dr. Casey
Dr Casey Chua, MDiv, PhD, CH, CI, BCH, MNCH(UK), brings with him over 25 years of experience as a Hypnotherapist. Trained in Psychology, he first taught psychology at the then University of Coventry ( UK ) and in various institutions of higher learning in the UK , Hong Kong , Malaysia , Australia and Singapore . Dr. Chua founded and directs one of the most successful hypnotherapy centers covering the regions of Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and that of other South East Asian countries by a team of 18 professional hypnotherapists.
Major K.S. Rajan

Major (Retired)
K.S. Rajan
During his career spanning over three decades, Major Rajan served as a teacher with the MOE, a Battalion Commander in the Singapore Artillery and as an Air Force Pilot in the Republic of Singapore Air Force . After his early retirement from the military he joined a US MNC where he rose to become its Group MD, Asia Pacific; serving in Singapore, Australia and Japan for a total of 9 years. Major Rajan is a highly successful international entrepreneur. In 2002 he chose to retire to pursue his passion to transform the lives of others.  Currently he conducts NLP based leadership and motivational training for schools, corporations and one-on-one personal life coaching.
Dr. Lawrence Galante
Dr. Lawrence
Dr. Galante is best known for his book Tai Chi, the Supreme Ultimate and as a senior student of the great tai chi teacher Master Cheng Man-Ch’ing. He is also known in the healing arts as one of the founders, directors, and teachers of the Atlantic Academy of Classical Homeopathy. He a Certified Instructor for the National Guild of Hypnotists, the International Association of Counselors and Therapists, and the National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapy.
Yan Nurindra
Yan Nurindra is the President of the Indonesian Board of Hypnotherapy (IBH), and is the Premier Hypnosis Trainer in Indonesia. He has taught Hypnosis & Hypnotherapy to more than 5,000 people in Indonesia, from all levels of life and profession, including Psychologists and Medical Practitioners from all specialization. Mr. Nurindra has developed Alpha PowerTM, a method that combines spiritualism tenets with the dynamics of modern lifestyles. He also teaches HypnoSellingTM in a form of In-House and Corporate Training, especially for the companies oriented to retail businesses.
Ted Benton
Ted Benton, M.Ed., ACH, is a national and international hypnosis instructor. He holds numerous certifications for advanced hypnosis training. This includes training approved by the American Psychological Association. He has published over 30 articles on hypnotherapy, and works with over 500 new patients each year at Winchester Hospital. Mr. Benton has been featured on numerous television programs, including: CNN, PBS, and the Discovery Channel.
Tom Vitale
Mr. Vitale was nominated for excellence at the International Hypnosis Hall of Fame. In 2001 he received an Award for Exceptional Performance from the National Guild of Hypnotists.. His extremely busy schedule also includes conducting hypnosis programs in the corporate world and hospitals throughout the United States. Mr. Vitale co-teaches with the renowned hypnotist, Jerry Valley.
Dr. Zulkifli Bin Alias Dr. Zulkifli
Bin Alias
Dr. Zulkifli Bin Alias is the President of the Malaysian Board of Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy (MBHH). He heads an innovative group of professionals who constantly stretch the creative boundaries of the art and science of hypnotism, whether it be demonstraing the effectiveness of hypnosis, or utilizing it in a specific healing capacity.
Zalman (Zali) Segal
Zalman (Zali)
Founder and director of The BreakThrough Institute,Mr. 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. He is the author of the acclaimed text book “Hypnotize This!”
John Petrocelli
Founder of the largest hypnosis study intensive and learning group in the U.S.A.   Known for his work as a trainer with the Silva Mind Method in NYC as well as individual instruction in both the entertainment business and with top athletes. John is also trained in the Humanistic Approach to Hypnotherapy.
Captain Simeon N. Cumberbatch
Simeon N.
A retired City of Hoboken New Jersey Police Captain, Simeon was the department’s first African-American to attain the supervisory/command ranks of sergeant, lieutenant and captain.  Captain Cumberbatch was exclusively designated to serve as Acting Police Chief and was similarly handpicked as Incident Commander during Op Sail 200 the Millennium Celebration and the September 11th 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center .
Joshua Singer
Joshua Singer is the Director of the Peak Hypnosis Centers in NYC, Cleveland and Denver. Using his unique, cutting-edge hypnosis techniques, Joshua's AbsolutePeak Hypnosis Centers have helped thousands change their lives quickly--even after the first session. Joshua is also a master Hypnomarketer who teachers other hypnotherapists how to create high six-figure yearly incomes.
Eric Zeisler
Certified New York City Hypnotist Eric Zeisler specializes in weight-loss hypnosis, stop-smoking hypnosis, stress management hypnosis, hypnosis seminars and workshops. His popular "Weight Loss Hypnosis Workshop" has been featured in the Learning Annex. He is the author of numerous Hypnosis CD programs.
Scott Hoye
Scott is a Certified hypnotist and presenter with a background in spirituality, holistic health, neurolinguistics and hypnosis. He holds workshops, lectures, and private sessions in the area of hypnosis and change modalities. He is co-founder of New York Dental and Medical Hypnotists, and the founder/proprietor of Hypnosis Healing Arts. Scott is also an actor and has appeared in a number of movies.
John Peter DiBianco
John Peter
John Peter DiBianco has been in the Counseling field for the past 12 years, is a Master Clinical Hypnotherapist, and holds an MA in Counseling Psychology with a background in Addictions Counseling. He has studied extensively at the Institute for Advanced Neuro-Research and Education, as well as at The Albert Ellis Institute for Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy.
Marc Carlin
Marc Carlin is a noted author of numerous articles on hypnotherapy and NLP that pertain to enhancing performance. He is a sports pro, teacher and coach for more than 25 years. Recently elected to the Education Committee of the prestigious, Professional Ski Instructors of America, Marc is also the Director of Health Resources for Earthsave L.I. He holds degrees in Psychology and Social Sciences from CUNY and Queens College.
Jeffrey Rose
Jeffrey Rose is New York City's leading doctor-referred clinical hypnotist, who specializes in the use of hypnosis to help people identify old, ineffective patterns and replace them with healthier habits, and enhance self-image and self-confidence. He is an expert in the fields of health and nutrition and is the Health/Fitness columnist for Recover Magazine, the Lifestyle Magazine for Anyone Living With Addiction.
Patricia Gilmore
Patricia Gilmore is the founder of PAWHA - the Pan American Whole Health Alliance bringing complementary healthcare training into poor rural areas of North, South and Central America and the Caribbean islands. An author and active teacher and dynamic speaker, Patricia has taught thousands of people the skills and techniques to reach and maintain wellness. She does this internationally through her seminars and workshops.
Ms. Gilmore has been featured in Woman's World and First For Women Magazine, the Women's Pages, Boston Globe, Pulse, the Integrative Medical Alliance News Journal, Boston Business Journal, Massage Magazine, and interviewed on numerous television and radio programs.
Roxanne Louise Roxanne
Roxanne Louise is a best-selling author, and one of top hypnosis trainers in America. She lectures internationally, and has taught classes in HypnoReiki, a Mind-Body Healing course with hypnosis techniques geared to physicians, Reiki practitioners and Pranic healers. She has also taught Pendulum Workshops throughout all of India. Ms. Louise was featured in a full-page article in the New York Times in June, 1998, and has been nominated for the prestigious Sealah Award by the International Hypnosis Hall of Fame.
Ken Owens Ken
Ken is a human potential consultant in the areas of motivation, persuasion, and sales consulting.  He has been called: "America's Dynamic Human Potential Consultant." He has over 18 years of corporate, small business, and non-profit organization management experience and is a corporate annual $1 millions producer! Ken is a Certified Stress Management Consultant, Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, Certified Advanced Master Clinical Hypnotherapist, and Certified Stage Hypnotist. He has a great stage show!
Elena Beloff Elena
Elena is a model, actress, hypnotherapist and Master NLP Practitioner who has gained an Award-Winning reputation in the field of hypnosis, with her transformational CD programs and entertaining stage shows. Elena says, "Our mind has programs for anything we want in Life. You can activate them naturally. Think of hypnosis as an installation of an Antivirus program in to your mental drive that will help you deal with the external events much more effectively without being frustrated. All changes are possible with hypnosis."
Shauntay Williams Shauntay
Shauntay is a Performance Specialist, specializing in Stage Fright, Weight Loss and Feminine Issues. Besides being prominent in the acting community, Shauntay spent many years as a Social Worker, working with battered and abused children. She is a former staff clinical hypnotherapist for the New York 'franchised-chain' hypnosis clinic - Dynamic Changes, where she worked 4 years full time seeing 10 clients a day.
Michael Anthony Hurley Michael Anthony
Michael was 36 years in law enforcement, and retired with the rank of Police Captain. He's a Board-Certified Advanced Clinical Hypnotherapist, Certified Ericksonian Hypnotherapist, Master Neuro-Linguistic Programmer, and Certified EFT Practitioner. He was the "Chief Hypnotherapist" at Dynamic Changes (since DC opened, they were New York's largest hypnosis centers), and while there, worked with over 2,000 clients. He's added at least 1,000 more since then. That's more than most hypnotherapists see in a lifetime! They don't come any better than Michael!
Franka Fiala Franka
Franka Fiala is one of New York's leading Advanced Certified Clinical Hypnotists. In Vienna, Franka had her own holistic cosmetics business and worked as an actress and director. Since her move to NYC she has written, directed, produced and composed music for numerous plays.
In 2005, a life-changing incident confronted Franka with her true life-path mission. She has since devoted her life to guiding and helping others help and heal themselves with the powerful modality of hypnosis. Franka conducts sessions in English, Spanish and German.
NSK Nugroho NSK
An instructor for the Indonesian Board of Hypnotherapists, NSK Nugroho gives numerous hypnosis trainings to various professions including doctors, psychiatrists, psychologists, artists, lawyers, sports professionals, and others, including VIPs. He has trained more than 4000 students. He conducts extensive hypnotherapeutic intervention sessions with men, women, and children, for motivation, self-esteem, slenderizing, stress, depression, relationship, phobia, trauma, addiction, and more, at his clinic "HypnoCare".
KC Johnson KC
KC Johnson is a Certified Hypnotist (since 1994) and Master Life Coach, specializing in motivation, sports hypnosis and hypno-counseling. He is a distinguished member of the IACT and ABH and is the founding Director of the Paradox Agency for Hypnosis, through which he has transformed the lives and careers of many athletes, bodybuilders, corporate/business top management and youth leaders. KC teaches his clients how to reach their goals by applying the proven methods of highly successful people, and how to apply, utilize and maintain effective thought patterns in all areas of life. His uniquely tailored, customized hypnosis programs have received much acclaim, and continue to serve as models for other hypnotists to emulate.
T.J. Lane T.J.
T.J. Lane is one of New York's most successful Life Coaches and Hypnotherapists. He holds a degree in Psychology, graduating Summa Cum Laude, and accomplished the same with his NLP and Hypnotherapy training, again graduating with Highest Honors! T.J. also had graduate training in Social Work and Doctoral Level training in Psychology. He is an Ordained Minister and is completing his Doctoral work in Metaphysics. T.J. says, "We are all students of life. I believe that life is a classroom, and that every moment is filled with tremendous opportunity for positive change, growth, and transformation." As a professional Life-Coach, T.J.'s creative use of NLP, Hypnosis, Transpersonal Psychology, Life Skills and more, attracts clients from around the country.
Dr. Oscar Gillespie Dr. Oscar
Dr. Oscar Gillespie has been working in the healing and personal development fields for over 25 years and teaches internationally. He holds a B.Sc. (Honors) Degree from Queens University Belfast Northern Ireland and a Ph.D. in Psychobiology from SUNY Stony Brook. He is the Past-President of the NY Milton H. Erickson Society for Psychotherapy and Hypnosis, Inc., and has taught Ericksonian Hypnotherapy for over 15 years. Dr. Gillespie wrote the Hypnotherapy Section for "The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Body-Mind Disciplines", Rosen Publishing Group. He also created the first hypnosis audio recording for use with Cardiac transplant and bypass surgery patients at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Gillespie is a former Faculty Member at Fordham University, Lincoln Center, NYC, and former Director of Behavioral Medicine for The Hapworth Centers, NYC. He has appeared on Oprah, McNeil-Lehrer Report, David Susskind the Phil Donahue show and numerous national radio shows.

Dr. Marianna Lead Dr. Marianna
Marianna Lead, PCC, Ph.D., is one of the leading hypnotherapists and life coaches in the United States. She designed and taught numerous courses for NYU's School of Continued & Professional Studies, and is on the faculty of New York University, teaching Coaching Skills courses at NYU's Master's Degree Program in Department of Leadership as well as at the NYU's Coaching Certificate Program. She is also a co-designer of Competitive Advantages of Women in Leadership program at Columbia University, and has designed and taught numerous courses for NYU's School of Continued & Professional Studies. Dr. Lead is the creator/host of Life Coach TV - a prime-time cable talk show in Manhattan, and has frequently been featured on national TV (including NBC morning news) & radio, in magazines such as Fitness, Natural Health, Time Out and documentaries. She is also a classically-trained pianist, member of the Screen Actors Guild, and a former stand-up comic. Dr. Lead maintains an active coaching tele-practice with clients across the U.S., as well as a New York City based hypnotherapy practice.

Rena Greenberg Rena Greenberg
Rena Greenberg is the President of Wellness Seminars, Inc. Since 1990, Wellness Seminars have been offered to the public and to employees of over 75 Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Michigan hospitals and privately to employees of over 100 major corporations and city governments.

Rena is an Author, Speaker; Weight Loss, Health & Rapid Personal Change Hypnosis Expert. She is a certified Hypnosis and NeuroLinguistic Programming Trainer, and has a Master’s Degree in Divinity from the University of Spiritual Healing and Sufism. Rena is the Author of The "Right Weigh: Six Steps to Permanent Weight Loss used by over 100,000 people" (Hay House Publishing 2006), and "The Craving Cure: Break the Hold Carbs and Sweets Have Over Your Life" (McGraw-Hill 2007). She has been featured in over 35 television news stories and almost 100 newspaper and magazine success stories.
More than 100,000 people have used Rena’s smoking cessation and weight control programs to achieve their goals and transform their lives.

Eli Bliliuos Eli Bliliuos
Eli Bliliuos was inspired to pursue a career in hypnosis 25+ years ago. Initially, he started his professional journey as a Sales & Marketing Executive, eventually finding his vocation in public speaking and coaching, where his listening/personal interaction talents benefited him. As a result of his personal spiritual journey, Eli studied various holistic healing techniques that led him toward the path of a career in hypnosis as a practitioner and trainer. Eli Bliliuos is a Hypnosis Specialist and Certified Hypnosis Master Trainer. He is a highly endorsed Leading Hypnosis Trainer, a Neural Linguistic Programming Practitioner, and a hypnotist consultant. He is New York's leading physician-referred hypnotist.
Marie "Mickey" Mongan Marie "Mickey" Mongan
Marie Mongan, M.Ed., M.Hy., is an award-winning hypnotherapist, who brings to her classroom over thirty years' experience in education and counseling on the college level and in the private sector. She is a former college dean who, early in her career, was named one of five outstanding educational leaders in New Hampshire and was awarded a Ford Foundation Fellowship to Harvard University.

Marie (best known as "Mickey") is licensed by the State of New Hampshire as a counselor and is certified as a hypnotherapist, hypnoanesthesiologist, and instructor of hypnotherapy. She holds several awards for distinguished service and achievement in the practice of hypnosis and is the 1995 recipient of the National Guild of Hypnotists President's Award. In 2000 she was presented with the coveted NGH Charles Tebbetts Award for her contribution in "shedding the light" and advancing the awareness of hypnosis. In 2005 she became the first woman in the world to receive the highest award given by the National Guild—the Rexford L. North Memorial Trophy (the "Oscar" or Hypnosis)!

Her book, HypnoBirthing®—A Celebration of Life, was written in 1989; her latest book, HypnoBirthing®—The Mongan Method, is now available in leading book outlets, and through the HypnoBirthing® Institute.










































































































































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