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Biography for Begum Uz, CHt

Begum Uz, Certified Hypnotherapist

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.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Turkish

Hypnotherapy Specialties

  • Anesthesia
  • Anxiety
  • Child Birth
  • Cravings
  • Creativity
  • Fertility
  • Immune System
  • Improve Health
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Motivation
  • Pain Management
  • Panic Attacks
  • Past Life Regression
  • Postsurgical
  • Presurgical
  • Skin Problems
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stop Smoking
  • Weight Loss
  • 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 - 818-758-2747
    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

  • Body Syndromes - Jan 2019
  • Build and Enhance your Hypnotherapy Practice with Group Hypnosis - Nov 2018
  • Doing Time - Rehabilitating the Incarcerated - May 2018
  • Ethics and Boundaries for California Therapists - Feb 2019
  • Helping Hypnotherapy Clients with Driving Anxiety - Nov 2018
  • How Forgiveness Impacts Brain Functioning - Mar 2018
  • Hypnosis and the Law of Attraction - May 2019
  • Hypnosis in History - Jan 2018
  • Important Dynamics in Creating Successful Relationships - May 2018
  • Intimate Conversations with Dr. John Kappas - Nov 2018
  • Kappasinian Hypnosis - Nov 2018
  • Marketing Mastery - The Basics of Building your Practice - Mar 2018
  • Master the Arm Raising - Nov 2018
  • Mindfulness and Hypnotherapy - May 2018
  • NLP: Principles and Strategies of Success - Feb 2019
  • Research Articles Course - Sep 2018
  • Spoon Bending - Come to the PK Party! - Nov 2018
  • Taking Positive Psychology to Corporations - Mar 2018
  • The Gifts of Trauma - Feb 2019


  • Certified Hypnotherapist
    Hypnotherapists Union Local 472 - 818-659-8687
    Certification Number: 47498899
    Certification Valid To: Aug 27, 2021

Certifications from the American Hypnosis Association

  • Hypnosis and Childbirth - Jul 2019
  • Hypnosis and Pain Management - Sep 2018
  • Hypnosis and Smoking Cessation - Oct 2018
  • Hypnosis and Weight Loss - Aug 2020
  • Past Life Regression Therapy - Apr 2018


  • Honors Graduate
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 01/16/2019

Professional Memberships

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


Contact Information

Begum Uz
Los Angeles, California 91325, United States