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Biography for Karisha Kirk, CHt

Karisha Kirk, Certified Hypnotherapist

Karisha Kirk has always been thoroughly fascinated by stories, in literature, and in life. She utilizes her training as a hypnotherapist to empower her clients to make small yet powerful changes in thought and behavior that allow them to create a more joyful narrative.

During each session, she focuses on meeting the unique needs of the individual with customized tools to ensure that progress towards their goals becomes a central theme in the next chapter of their lives.

Karisha graduated with honors from the Hypnosis Motivation Institute’s Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy. She is currently expanding her knowledge of clinical psychological modalities with HMI’s Accredited Mind-Body Psychology program.

Among other certifications, Karisha is a Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner and a Therapeutic Imagery Master.


Hypnotherapy Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Body Image
  • Death or Loss
  • Fears
  • Guilt
  • Negativism
  • Pain Management
  • Relationship Enhancement
  • Relaxation
  • Self Confidence
  • Trauma

Experience

Karisha specializes in helping clients who have become discouraged due to unsuccessful attempts at making changes in the past, as well as those who have had change forced upon them by life events.


Education

  • Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy with Honors
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy - 818-758-2747
    Date Started: 08/18/2020 - Date Graduated: 09/09/2021
    Total Hours: 720 - Total Weeks: 52 - Total Years: 1
  • Bachelor of Arts
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles - 213-740-1111
    Date Started: 01/01/1999 - Date Graduated: 03/22/2002
    Total Years: 4

Continuing Education from the American Hypnosis Association

  • Explode Your Practice with Phone and Skype Sessions - 02/2021
  • First Three Hypnosis Sessions - 07/2020
  • Healthy Boundaries - 03/2021
  • Hypnosis and Weight Loss Part 2 - 04/2021
  • Hypnosis in History - 04/2020
  • Imagery for Life Passages - 03/2021
  • Master the Arm Raising - 01/2021
  • Metaphysical Imagery - 03/2021
  • Mythic and Archetypal Imagery - 03/2021
  • Subtleties of Hypnotherapy - 01/2021
  • The Power of Releasing Guilt and Shame - 10/2020

Certifications

  • Certified Hypnotherapist
    Hypnotherapists Union Local 472 - 818-659-8687
    Certification Number: 58825575
    Certification Valid To: Mar 09, 2022

Certifications from the American Hypnosis Association

  • Advanced Handwriting Analysis - 06/2021
  • Advanced Imagery - 02/2021
  • Certified Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming - 02/2021
  • Healing the Child Within - 12/2020
  • Hypnosis and Grief Recovery - 12/2020
  • Hypnosis and Pain Management - 03/2021
  • Hypnosis and Smoking Cessation - 03/2021
  • Hypnosis and Transgender Clients - 10/2020
  • Hypnosis and Weight Loss - 01/2021
  • Hypnosis for Anxieties and Fears - 10/2020
  • Mental and Emotional Release® Therapy - 01/2021
  • Therapeutic Imagery Facilitator - 02/2021
  • Therapeutic Imagery Master - 04/2021

Awards

  • Honors Graduate
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 09/09/2021

Professional Memberships

  • American Hypnosis Association
    Member Since: 2021
  • Hypnotherapists Union Local 472
    Member Since: 2021

Languages Spoken

  • English

Contact Information

Karisha Kirk
Bloomington, United States
812-200-6098