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Biography for Begum Uz, CHt

Begum is an Honors Graduate and Alumni from the Hypnosis Motivation Institute in Tarzana, California. HMI garners the distinction of being the nation’s first Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (ACCET and DEAC). The program includes an internship of practical experience under the supervision of staff instructors at the top of their fields.

Begum has a successful practice in helping clients understand the power of their subconscious minds as well as understanding them and their personal needs. She is very passionate about continuously learning and keeping up with recent research to be able to provide the most accurate knowledge and information for her clients.

She has a background and a masters degree in the marketing field originally, enticed by learning about the psychology and traits associated with consumer purchasing habits. She was always fascinated by the mind and body connection and now, she specializes in helping her clients with pain management and understanding the underlying reasons behind their pains.

Begum is also multicultural. She moved to Los Angeles from Izmir, Turkey five years ago. Therefore, she understands the cultural differences, hardships of immigrants and the adaptation process. During the process of her adaptation, she went through different stages of making sense of everything and now, her goal is to help clients understand the true meaning of life experiences.

In addition to her private practice, she is also teaching Self-Hypnosis techniques in private yoga studios and wellness centers throughout Los Angeles, California.

Hypnotherapy Specialties

  1. Anesthesia
  2. Anxiety
  3. Child Birth
  4. Cravings
  5. Creativity
  6. Fertility
  7. Immune System
  8. Improve Health
  9. Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  10. Motivation
  11. Pain Management
  12. Panic Attacks
  13. Past Life Regression
  14. Postsurgical
  15. Presurgical
  16. Skin Problems
  17. Sleep Disorders
  18. Stop Smoking
  19. Weight Loss
  20. Writers Block


Begum specializes in physical discomforts with emotional backgrounds such as immune disorders, pain management, pre and post-surgical anxiety, psychosomatic disorders, pleasant childbirth as well as many other areas such as releasing anxiety, stop smoking and weight loss.


  • Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy with Honors
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy - 818-758-2700
    Date Started: 01/23/2018 - Date Graduated: 01/16/2019
    Total Hours: 720 - Total Weeks: 52 - Total Years: 1

Continuing Education from the American Hypnosis Association

  1. Body Syndromes - 01/2019
  2. Build and Enhance your Hypnotherapy Practice with Group Hypnosis - 11/2018
  3. Doing Time - Rehabilitating the Incarcerated - 05/2018
  4. Ethics and Boundaries for California Therapists - 02/2019
  5. Helping Hypnotherapy Clients with Driving Anxiety - 11/2018
  6. How Forgiveness Impacts Brain Functioning - 03/2018
  7. Hypnosis and the Law of Attraction - 05/2019
  8. Hypnosis in History - 01/2018
  9. Important Dynamics in Creating Successful Relationships - 05/2018
  10. Intimate Conversations with Dr. John Kappas - 11/2018
  11. Kappasinian Hypnosis - 11/2018
  12. Marketing Mastery - The Basics of Building your Practice - 03/2018
  13. Master the Arm Raising - 11/2018
  14. Mindfulness and Hypnotherapy - 05/2018
  15. NLP: Principles and Strategies of Success - 02/2019
  16. Research Articles Course - 09/2018
  17. Spoon Bending - Come to the PK Party! - 11/2018
  18. Taking Positive Psychology to Corporations - 03/2018
  19. The Gifts of Trauma - 02/2019


  • Certified Hypnotherapist
    American Hypnosis Association - 818-758-2700
    Certification Number: 010251
    Certification Valid To: Mar 14, 2025

Certifications from the American Hypnosis Association

  1. Hypnosis and Childbirth - 07/2019
  2. Hypnosis and Pain Management - 09/2018
  3. Hypnosis and Smoking Cessation - 10/2018
  4. Hypnosis and Weight Loss - 08/2020
  5. Past Life Regression Therapy - 04/2018


  • Honors Graduate - Clinical Hypnotherapy Program
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 01/16/2019

Professional Memberships

  • American Hypnosis Association
    Member Since: 2018
  • National Guild of Hypnotists
    Member Since: 2019


Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Turkish

Contact Information

Begum Uz
Los Angeles, California 91325, United States