National Board for Certified

Clinical Hypnotherapists

Florida (continued)


Listing on these WebPages is voluntary and by request of the therapist.  Therefore, the following represents only a partial list of NBCCH certified hypnotherapists for this state.  In addition to the therapists listed below, you may request up to three listings for your zip code area from our full roster  of Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists via e-mail to  admin@natboard.comInclude your zip code.

Tamara Paula, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist 

Coral Gables, FL  33134


Phone: 786-367-0196 


Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist 

Qualified Supervisor for Mental Health Counseling registered interns



Dr. Paula specializes in working with professionals, couples, families and groups.  Her theoretical orientation is psychodynamic, with an emphasis on Attachment and Mindfulness-based theories. Using these methods allows for the discovery of how life events have shaped the individual and guides the formulation of a tailored approach to achieving personal well-being.

Along with psychotherapy, Dr. Paula also provides clinical hypnotherapy to support general psychological well-being as well as for the treatment of specific issues such as stress management, depression, anxiety, anger, habit control, self-confidence, pain management, academic and athletic performance enhancement.

 Call for an appointment.

David Weir, M.B.A., M.A., LPC, NCC, NBCDCH (Diplomate)

Clearwater, FL  33755

Phone: 727-386-5419





Private practice working with individuals & couples on issues relating to relationships, careers, grief, personal growth, and anger & stress management. Board Certified in Sex Therapy. Consultant to businesses and organizations. Known as an expert in solution-oriented brief counseling, including Mars & Venus.

Michele Weiner-Davis, author of the best-selling book Divorce Busting, consulted with David when writing her subsequent book, Change Your Life And Everyone In It.

Deborah H. Weir,  Ph.D., LMHC, NBCC, NBCDCH (Diplomate)

Clearwater, FL  33755

Phone: 727-386-5419




Specialty areas: Self-esteem, stress management, anxiety problems, eating disorders, gay & lesbian, PTSD, relationships.

Afternoon and evening hours.

Kristin Keough, Psy.D., CAP

Tampa, FL  33609


Phone: 813-846-2690



Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Certified Addiction Professional

Specializing in Women's Issues, Addiction Issues, Pain Management, Anxiety Disorders, Traumas, Health Issues, Life Coaching, and Hypnotherapy.

Open evenings and weekends.

A holistic approach to recovery.

Jose L. Rivera, Ph.D., BCPC, SC-C, NBCCH

Orlando, FL  32824

Phone:  407-443-9320



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Dr. Jose L. Rivera currently works as a clinical psychotherapist with more than 15 years of combined experience in outpatient, inpatient, and residential settings. His specializations are suicide prevention, trauma (PTSD), substance abuse, Mindfulness. He is a Board Certified Spiritual Counselor; Board Certified Professional Counselor, National Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, Certified Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner, Certified Master Life Coach and State Certified DUI Instructor & Evaluator.

Mary T. Bryant, Ph.D., LMFT, LMHC, NCC, NBCCH

Tampa, FL 33618

Phone:  813-240-4537


I frequently use hypnotherapy to treat anxiety and depression and as an adjunct and effective treatment for many other behavioral and emotional problems.   

I have a Ph.D. in psychology and am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. I also hold a number of national board certifications.  

Deirdre Martin, LMHC, NBCCH

Nova Healing, LLC

Tampa, FL   33609




I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 20 years experience here in Florida.  I utilize hypnotherapy with other brief therapy modalities such as EMDR and TIR in order to meet your needs.

I specialize in clinical hypnosis for PTSD and trauma, depression, anxiety, phobias, weight loss, smoking, cessation, stress management, performance improvement, and much more!

Pamela Albert, MS, RMHCI

Melbourne, FL

Phone:  321-339-9456




Pamela is located in a private practice in Melbourne. She is a registered mental health counselor intern with a Master's in mental health counseling and Bachelor's in social work/psychology.

Areas of specialty include PTSD, anxiety, trauma, anger, and grief.

She is also a certified practitioner of Rapid Resolution Therapy.

Rachael Haskell, Ph.D., LCSW


Phone:  727-698-2543

Fax: 727-888-1218




Serving the Tampa Bay and online community since 2004.

For the past 18 years, I've specialized in helping survivors of trauma, like sex trafficking, sudden loss, bullying, family upheaval, natural disaster, combat & major health changes, as well as individuals experiencing anxiety, depressed mood, self-esteem difficulties, parenting & relationship issues. This has given me the opportunity to appear on the Today Show as an expert on a high profile child abuse case & to publish research in this field, including a book chapter in Psychology of Trauma.

In addition, I am a Board Certified Fellow of the American College of Advanced Practice Psychotherapists, Accelerated Resolution Therapist®, Rapid Trauma Resolution® Therapist,  Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Qualified Licensure Supervisor, Continuing Education Provider, & Published Children’s Book Author. I provide hypnotherapy training & hypnotherapy services, as well as Accelerated Resolution Therapy® & Rapid Resolution Therapy® for effective help with smoking cessation, healthy eating, trauma symptoms, depression & other stressors. 

All my services are available by video & in-person.

Robin E. Richardson, LMHC, R.R.T. W.L.I.T.                   

Licensed and Certified

  Mental Health Counselor

Sarasota, FL 34233

Tel:  941-957-8737  


Web Sites:


Hypnotherapy utilized with other therapy modalities such as: music, light, sound/light, vibrasound technology for help with Trauma, PTSD, Depression, Anxiety, Grief, Phobias, Abuse, Stress-management, & Career  Counseling.

Working with all populations and age groups in private practice.

Lisa Ortigara Crego, Ph.D., LCSW, CEDS, HAPI, NBCCH

Prembroke, FL 33024

Phone: 954-927-5953



Food Addiction

Eating Disorders

Mood Disorders



Althea Sawyers, LMFT,  NBCCH

North Miami Beach, FL  33179




Phone:  786-277-5563


Licensed Psychotherapist specializing in treatment of   individual, couple, and family relationship issues, anxiety, depression, trauma, and more.

I am available for appointments.