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Biography for Amelia Fortes

Amelia Fortes

Amelia Fortes graduated the Hypnosis Motivation Institute with the highest honors and has over a decade of professional experience in finance, entrepreneurship and public speaking.

She graduated from New York University with a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Computer Engineering and worked on Wall Street as a Financial Analyst in New York City for nearly 10 years.

After graduating college, working on Wall Street, and running her own online skincare business, Amelia decided to take her corporate and business skills, mix it with her passion for teaching, performing, and entertaining, and create a brand new lifestyle for herself. She realized following the status quo wasn’t the best way to the creative and passionate life of freedom she desired so she followed her dreams to sunny Los Angeles, California.

She founded her company, Self Love Hypnosis, through which she assists hundreds of private clients in achieving their personal goals in such areas as habit modification, stress reduction, overcoming fears and performance anxiety, increasing self-confidence and self-esteem. Each year, she conducts seminars and workshops across the United States for thousands of students and professionals assisting attendees in achieving their personal goals in such areas as money and finance, relationships and intimacy, business and career, and success mindset.

As a proud member of the Hypnotherapists Union Local 472 and the American Hypnosis Association (AHA), she enjoys helping her clients receive what they truly desire with ease and grace. She enjoys creating a safe space for her clients to express and learn the best of who they really are.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Hypnotherapy Specialties

  • Career Success
  • Death or Loss
  • Dreams
  • Fears
  • Forgiveness
  • Improve Sales
  • Insecurity
  • Past Life Regression
  • Perfectionism
  • Public Speaking
  • Reach Goals
  • Relationship Enhancement
  • Self Awareness
  • Self Confidence
  • Self Esteem
  • Self Expression
  • Self Forgiveness
  • Self Hypnosis
  • Self Image
  • Stop Smoking


  • Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy with Honors
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy - 818-758-2747
    Date Started: 05/25/2016 - Date Graduated: 04/12/2017
    Total Hours: 720 - Total Weeks: 52 - Total Years: 1
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering with Honors
    New York University - 646-997-3600
    Date Started: 08/25/2001 - Date Graduated: 05/25/2005
    Total Years: 4

Continuing Education

  • Into the Depths: Ritual and Facilitation Mastery for Spiritual Healers
  • New Peaks, The Millionaire Mind Experience
  • The Meaning Institute, 1 year Mystery School with Dream University
  • Chopra Center for Health and Wellbeing
  • Public Speaking Master Training
  • Momentum Education Basic Workshop
  • Momentum Education Advanced Course
  • Momentum Education Leadership Program
  • Momentum Education Masters Course
  • Momentum Education Coach and Workshop Leader

Continuing Education from the American Hypnosis Association

  • Coping with Loss - 01/2017
  • Creating Easy and Effortless Hypnosis Workshops - 02/2017
  • Empowered Speaking for Success - 06/2016
  • Explode Your Practice with Phone and Skype Sessions - 01/2017
  • Hoarding: How It Can Harm, How You Can Help - 06/2016
  • Hypnosis in History - 05/2016
  • Jumpstart 2017 Jamboree! - 01/2017
  • Release Technique - 01/2017
  • Say What?! Using Radio, TV, Writing and Talks to Build Your Practice - 02/2017
  • The Basic Understanding and Principles of NLP - 02/2017
  • Therapeutic Imagery Training - Imagery for Life Passages - 05/2017
  • Therapeutic Imagery Training - Metaphysical Imagery - 05/2017
  • Therapeutic Imagery Training - Mythic and Archetypal Imagery - 04/2017
  • Using Hypnosis in Dealing with Change - 06/2016

Certifications from the American Hypnosis Association

  • Hypnosis and Smoking Cessation - 04/2017
  • Past Life Regression Therapy - 10/2019
  • Therapeutic Imagery Facilitator - 03/2017
  • Therapeutic Imagery Master - 06/2017
  • Therapeutic Imagery Training - Advanced Imagery - 04/2017


  • Honors Graduate
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 04/12/2017
  • Director's Award
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 04/12/2017
  • Clinical Achievement Award
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 04/12/2017
  • HMI Founders Club
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 12/05/2016

Professional Memberships

  • American Hypnosis Association
    Member Since: 2016
  • Hypnotherapists Union Local 472
    Member Since: 2016
  • Marketing Mastery with Heartcore Business
    Member Since: 2016
  • The Spiritual Voice Alliance
    Member Since: 2016
  • The Meaning Institute with Dream University
    Member Since: 2016
  • Toastmasters International
    Member Since: 2017


Contact Information

Amelia Fortes
Self Love Hypnosis
Huntington Beach, California 92647, United States