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Biography for Christine Harmes, CHt

Christine Harmes, Certified Hypnotherapist

Christine adds the power of hypnotherapy to her extensive experience in coaching, breath work, meditation, academia, and client transformation work and offers one-on-one and group hypnotherapy sessions. She focuses on helping clients make positive changes in their lives, build confidence, develop healthy habits, and live in greater alignment with their own vision, values, desires, and purpose.

In addition to being a Certified Hypnotherapist (CHt) and an Honors Graduate of the HMI College of Hypnotherapy, Christine is an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) through the International Coaching Federation (ICF), a Board Certified Coach (BCC) through CCE, a Certified Yoga Instructor focusing on Breathwork (RYT-200) with the Yoga Alliance, a Certified Meditation Instructor with the Open Heart Project, and has trained in the Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT also known as Tapping).

As part of her continued professional development, Christine has studied Transformational Presence Leadership and Coaching, and Neuroscience-Based Coaching.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Hypnotherapy Specialties

  • Body Image
  • Breathing
  • Career Success
  • Exercise
  • Lack of Direction
  • Motivation
  • Reach Goals
  • Relaxation
  • Self Confidence
  • Self Esteem
  • Self Image
  • Sports
  • Stress
  • Weight Loss
  • Writers Block


Christine began her coaching career as a marathon training coach, which she did for 3 years with the LA Roadrunners, the official training program of the Los Angeles Marathon. She has run 5 marathons herself, and has coached hundreds of athletes (including many first-timers) to complete their marathons, running and walking beside them to the finish.

Over her 20 years in academia, Christine taught graduate courses in measurement, research, writing, presenting, and instructional technology; conducted research; and mentored students and researchers. She was a tenured Associate Professor in Assessment and Measurement, and has published over 25 articles and book chapters and given over 60 presentations at professional conferences. She holds a PhD with dual concentrations in Educational Measurement and Research and Instructional Technology.


  • Diploma in Hypnotherapy with Honors
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy - 818-758-2747
    Date Started: 02/06/2020 - Date Graduated: 01/26/2021
    Total Hours: 300 - Total Weeks: 52 - Total Years: 1

Continuing Education

  • EFT Professional Skills 1 - Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology - Apr 2014

Continuing Education from the American Hypnosis Association

  • Body Syndromes - 01/2021
  • Emotional and Physical Sexuality 1 - 05/2020
  • Explode Your Practice with Phone and Skype Sessions - 08/2020
  • First Three Hypnosis Sessions - 12/2020
  • Hypnosis in History - 01/2020
  • Imagery for Life Passages - 03/2021
  • jumpSTART 2021! - 01/2021
  • Mental Bank Seminar - 06/2020
  • Metaphysical Imagery - 03/2021
  • Mythic and Archetypal Imagery - 02/2021


  • Certified Hypnotherapist
    Hypnotherapists Union Local 472 - 818-659-8687
    Certification Number: 57982459
    Certification Valid To: Jan 27, 2022
  • Associate Certified Coach
    International Coaching Federation - 888-423-3131
    Certification Valid To: Dec 31, 2021
  • Board Certified Coach
    Center for Credentialing & Education - 336-482-2856
    Certification Number: BCC002978
    Certification Valid To: Jul 31, 2021

Certifications from the American Hypnosis Association

  • Advanced Imagery - 02/2021
  • Hypnosis and Weight Loss - 12/2020
  • Past-Life Regression Therapist - 12/2020
  • Therapeutic Imagery Facilitator - 02/2021
  • Therapeutic Imagery Master - 04/2021


  • Honors Graduate
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 01/26/2021
  • Director's Award
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 01/26/2021

Professional Memberships

  • American Hypnosis Association
    Member Since: 2021
  • Hypnotherapists Union Local 472
    Member Since: 2021
  • International Coaching Federation
    Member Since: 2015


Contact Information

Christine Harmes
Inspiriata, LLC
Naples, Florida 34119, United States