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Biography for Darlene McDowell, CHt

Darlene McDowell, Certified Hypnotherapist

As a Certified Clinical Behavioral Hypnotherapist, I will guide you through any or all aspects of life choices and changes, such as:

  • Career and/or career changes.
  • Financial - Negativity that may be keeping you from being or becoming prosperous.
  • Self-Sabotage - We hold ourselves back or cause ourselves not to succeed, sometimes even fearing success.
  • Relationships - Why you are having problems staying in a relationship, getting into a healthy relationship or letting go of an unhealthy relationship.
  • Self-esteem, self-confidence and motivation.
  • Communication - Why it is so hard to say what I want to say, or to be in control of my own life, saying no or just being assertive.
  • Getting rid of fears and/or phobias - Any fears and phobias will keep you from having a fulfilling and healthy life.
  • Panic attacks, stress and anxieties.
  • Stop Smoking - You will become a non-smoker, the first session and accept that you want to quit.
  • Weight Loss - Lose the extra pounds that you want to lose and live healthy and have a fun lifestyle and feel good about yourself.
  • Procrastination - Why do I keep putting off things that need to be done now or even yesterday?
  • Studying and comprehension for exams.
  • Athletes - Concentration and preparing for a sporting event.
  • Stage Fright - Public speaking, actors or singers preparing for stage or camera performances.

Or anything that is holding you back from living a very fulfilling, healthy and successful life.


Languages Spoken

  • English

Hypnotherapy Specialties

  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Change Habits
  • Concentration
  • Creativity
  • Fears
  • Motivation
  • Overeating
  • Panic Attacks
  • Performance Anxiety
  • Phobias
  • Procrastination
  • Reach Goals
  • Relaxation
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stage Fright
  • Stop Smoking
  • Weight Loss

Experience

I have a full time practice as a Hypnotherapist, Life Coach and Handwriting Analyst. I have been a Life Coach for 20+ years working with Entertainers, Artists, Singers, Songwriters and Actors around the Nashville, Tennessee area and surrounding states. When I finished my certification college course at HMI in 2013 I added Hypnotherapy and Handwriting Analysis to my business which has tripled by adding these wonderful modalities.


Education

  • Diploma in Hypnotherapy
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy - 818-758-2747
    Date Started: 09/17/2013 - Date Graduated: 12/02/2013
    Total Hours: 300 - Total Weeks: 52 - Total Years: 1

Continuing Education from the American Hypnosis Association

  • ABC's of Success - 12/2013
  • Advanced Emotional Freedom Technique - 05/2015
  • Basic Emotional Freedom Technique - 04/2015
  • Biofeedback 1 - 07/2017
  • Biofeedback 2 - 07/2017
  • Body Syndromes - 04/2019
  • Clinical Hypnotherapy Research - 02/2015
  • Counseling and Interviewing - 03/2017
  • Creating Easy and Effortless Hypnosis Workshops - 02/2017
  • Doing Time - Rehabilitating the Incarcerated - 06/2018
  • Dream Therapy - 06/2015
  • Empowered Speaking for Success - 07/2016
  • Explode Your Practice with Phone and Skype Sessions - 01/2017
  • First Three Hypnosis Sessions - 03/2014
  • Healthy Boundaries - 08/2018
  • How Forgiveness Impacts Brain Functioning - 03/2018
  • How to Give a Dynamic Hypnosis Speech - 11/2015
  • Hypnosis and Anxiety - 10/2017
  • Hypnosis and the Law of Attraction - 01/2016
  • Important Dynamics in Creating Successful Relationships - 06/2018
  • Intimate Conversations with Dr. John Kappas - 01/2019
  • Is it Intuition, or is it NLP? - 10/2017
  • Jumpstart 2017 Jamboree! - 01/2017
  • Marketing Mastery - The Basics of Building your Practice - 04/2018
  • Mindfulness and Hypnotherapy - 05/2018
  • Rapid and Instant Inductions - 02/2016
  • Substance Abuse - 12/2018
  • Taking Positive Psychology to Corporations - 04/2018
  • The Client Drought, A Shift in Perspective Can Shift Your Experience - 10/2017
  • The Gifts of Trauma - 07/2019
  • Using Hypnosis in Dealing with Change - 07/2016

Certifications

  • Certified Hypnotherapist
    Hypnotherapists Union Local 472 - 818-659-8687
    Certification Number: 29360910
    Certification Valid To: Aug 04, 2021

Certifications from the American Hypnosis Association

  • Advanced Handwriting Analysis - 01/2015
  • Advanced Imagery - 11/2016
  • Certified Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming - 11/2015
  • Healing the Inner Child - 04/2018
  • Hypnosis and ADD-ADHD - 05/2014
  • Hypnosis and Pain Management - 08/2015
  • Hypnosis and PTSD - 05/2015
  • Hypnosis and Seniors - 07/2015
  • Hypnosis and Sports Performance - 05/2016
  • Hypnosis and Weight Loss - 02/2015
  • Hypnosis for Anxieties and Fears - 06/2018
  • Smoking Cessation - 01/2014
  • Therapeutic Imagery Facilitator - 11/2016
  • Trauma Recovery Hypnosis - 04/2018

Professional Memberships

  • American Hypnosis Association
    Member Since: 2013
  • National Association of Hypnotherapists
    Member Since: 2013
  • International Coach Federation
    Member Since: 2011
  • National Hypnosis Association
    Member Since: 2013
  • Tennessee Hypnosis Association
    Member Since: 2013
  • TN Chapter ICF Coaches Alliance
    Member Since: 2011

Website


https://www.DarleneMcDowell.com/


Contact Information

Darlene McDowell
Darlene McDowell, CHt
Brentwood, Tennessee 37027, United States
615-414-7939