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Biography for William M. Carpenter, III, PhD, CCHt

William M. Carpenter, III, Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist

Dr. Carpenter has over three decades of professional experience in the field of forensic and regression hypnosis, clinical hypnosis, and hypnotherapy providing support and relief to many suffering from dysautonomias such as fibromyalgia and IBS, difficult issues such as tinnitus, various forms of intractable pain such as migraines, and a variety of other challenges.

A Board Certified Pastoral Counselor, Dr. Carpenter has been awarded the coveted CGT-Certified Gottman Therapist designation. Requiring peer review, the CGT is the gold standard for couples therapists in the world renowned Gottman Method, a science based approach to marriage and couples therapy based on over four decades of clinical research.

He is also member in good standing of the Gottman Referral Network of couples therapists, is certified in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT-EFCT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TEAM-CBT), Discernment Counseling, Internal Family Systems (IFS), is a Certified Anger Resolution Therapist, a grief counselor, and holds numerous designations and certifications in the field of clinical hypnosis and hypnotherapy.

Currently in private practice, Dr. Carpenter works with individuals, couples, and families who are struggling with many of the day to day challenges of life ranging from relationship issues and family conflict, to anxiety and dealing with traumatic events. Hypnotherapy for pain or other issues with a possible underlying medical etiology require appropriate referrals from a treating physician.


Languages Spoken

  • English

Hypnotherapy Specialties

  • Anesthesia
  • Child Birth
  • Chronic Pain
  • Fears
  • General Practice
  • Headaches
  • Hypertension
  • Immune System
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Pain Management
  • Panic Attacks
  • Phobias
  • Postsurgical
  • Relationship Enhancement
  • Sexual Problems
  • Social Phobia
  • Stop Smoking
  • Stress
  • Tinnitus
  • Trauma

Experience

Over three and a half decades of providing forensic and regression hypnosis for investigative purposes as well as clinical hypnosis, hypnotherapy, and counseling for a variety of medical, personal, emotional, and other issues.


Education

  • Diploma in Hypnotherapy with Honors
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy - 818-758-2747
    Date Started: 02/02/2013 - Date Graduated: 03/12/2013
    Total Hours: 300 - Total Weeks: 52 - Total Years: 1

Continuing Education

  • Advanced Emergency Hypnosis
  • Hypnosis and Dentistry
  • Hypnosis and Children
  • The Thorough Induction and Logical Explanation Behind the Words
  • Hypnotherapy for Urinary Incontinence
  • Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner
  • Taming the Chronic Illness Monster
  • Ericksonian Hypnosis: NLP with a Heart
  • Krasner Hypnosis
  • Hypnotherapy for Anger Control
  • Sports Hypnosis for Athletes of All Ages and Skill Levels
  • EMI - Eye Movement Integration
  • IEMT - Integrated Eye Movement Integration

Continuing Education from the American Hypnosis Association

  • ABC's of Success - 07/2013
  • Advanced Emotional Freedom Technique - 10/2014
  • Basic Emotional Freedom Technique - 04/2013
  • Biofeedback 1 - 03/2018
  • Biofeedback 2 - 03/2018
  • Clinical Case History Package 1 - 05/2013
  • Clinical Case History Package 2 - 05/2014
  • Clinical Case History Series 1 - 11/2014
  • Clinical Hypnotherapy Research - 01/2016
  • Counseling and Interviewing - 03/2016
  • Emergency Hypnosis - 06/2013
  • Emotional and Physical Sexuality 1 - 07/2018
  • Emotional and Physical Sexuality 2 - 07/2018
  • Emotional and Physical Sexuality Part 1 - 05/2014
  • Emotional and Physical Sexuality Part 2 - 05/2014
  • Explode Your Practice with Phone and Skype Sessions - 03/2017
  • First Three Hypnosis Sessions - 05/2013
  • How to Give a Dynamic Hypnosis Speech - 07/2013
  • Hypnosis and the Law of Attraction - 08/2015
  • Hypnosis and Weight Loss Part 2 - 05/2013
  • Hypnosis in History - 05/2013
  • Imagery for Life Passages - 07/2015
  • Intimate Conversations with Dr. John Kappas - 03/2013
  • Love, Sex and Intimacy - 11/2015
  • Master the Arm Raising - 03/2013
  • Mental Bank Seminar - 05/2014
  • Metaphysical Imagery - 07/2015
  • Mythic and Archetypal Imagery - 06/2015
  • Rapid and Instant Inductions - 03/2013
  • Stage Hypnosis - 03/2013
  • Subtleties of Hypnotherapy - 01/2021

Certifications

  • Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist
    American Council of Hypnotist Examiners - 619-280-7200
    Certification Number: CHT 114-062
  • Certified Fibromyalgia Specialist
    Alabama Hypnotherapy Center
  • Certified Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Specialist
    Alabama Hypnotherapy Center

Certifications from the American Hypnosis Association

  • Advanced Handwriting Analysis - 12/2014
  • Advanced Imagery - 06/2015
  • Healing the Inner Child - 04/2013
  • Hypnosis and ADD-ADHD - 06/2013
  • Hypnosis and Childbirth - 07/2013
  • Hypnosis and Pain Management - 03/2014
  • Hypnosis and Pain Management - 04/2013
  • Hypnosis and PTSD - 08/2013
  • Hypnosis and Seniors - 05/2013
  • Hypnosis and Sports Performance - 07/2013
  • Hypnosis and Tinnitus - 03/2021
  • Hypnosis and Transgender Clients - 04/2015
  • Hypnosis and Weight Loss - 05/2013
  • Hypnosis for Immune Disorders - 03/2013
  • Hypnosis for the Caregiver - 04/2016
  • Past-Life Regression Therapist - 08/2013
  • Pre and Post Surgery Hypnosis - 04/2013
  • Smoking Cessation - 06/2013
  • Therapeutic Imagery Facilitator - 01/2015
  • Therapeutic Imagery Master - 07/2015

Other Certifications

  • The Milton H. Erickson Foundation - 26 Week Master Class
  • Ericksonian Approaches to Brief Hypnotic Psychotherapy

Awards

  • Honors Graduate
    Hypnosis Motivation Institute - 03/12/2013

Professional Memberships

  • American Hypnosis Association
    Member Since: 2013
  • HMI College of Hypnotherapy Founder's Club - Fraternity
    Member Since: 2019
  • American Council of Hypnotist Examiners
    Member Since: 2013
  • American Counseling Association, Professional Member
    Member Since: 2014
  • Mensa International
    Member Since: 2020

Website


https://www.WMCarpenter.com/


Contact Information

William M. Carpenter, III
William M. Carpenter III, PhD
Cedar Hill, Texas 75104, United States
469-225-9040

Waxahachie, Texas 75165, United States
469-225-9040