Patricia specializes in conducting private sessions and small group workshops using non-therapeutic hypnotism and neuro-linguistic programming to facilitate personal growth and change. She is certified as a Practitioner of Hypnosis and NLP Master Practitioner through the American Hypnosis Training Academy in Silver Spring , Maryland . Trish is also a certified member of the National Guild of Hypnotists, Inc. She is the author of Neuro-Linguistic Programming: Protocols for Change.
Her goal is to assist clients in effecting positive change and fostering personal growth and development. Her approach is encouraging and non-judgmental, taking the point of view that clients are not "broken" and that they already have all of the skills necessary to achieve their goals and create a dynamic and passionate future. They simply need to be taught the tools with which to do it.
Trish graduated from the University of Maryland Baltimore County with a bachelor's degree in Psychology in June 1989. She graduated from Towson State University with a master's degree in Counseling in January 1994. She has taught non-credit classes on NLP at Harford Community College and facilitated numerous group workshops.