March 2013 Meeting

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Karen Schwarz, “The Myths and Magic of Hypnosis”
Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 7 PM
DeWitt Library at Shoppingtown Mall

The Talk
Karen Schwarz will speak about the myths and magic of hypnosis and hypnotherapy. Karen will discuss the issues for which hypnosis is useful as well as those for which it is not, what makes someone a good – or bad – candidate for hypnosis, the history of hypnosis, why hypnosis has a “bad rap”, and more. Karen welcomes questions.

The Speaker
Karen Schwarz is a practicing psychotherapist with twenty-eight years of experience in the private and public sector. She received 210 hours in hypnosis training at the American Hypnosis Training Academy in Maryland, is a National Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, and has been using hypnosis in her practice, along with traditional therapy, since 2006. She is also a recipient of hypnosis and credits it with helping her win a 1987 National Powerlifting Championship.