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Test Phobia: Using Hypnosis for PMP Exam Prep Equals Career and Financial Success

In NATIONAL HYPNOSIS by James Arvantes

Connie Jackson never had trouble taking a test until she encountered the PMP (Project Management Professional) certification. Connie took the test for the first time in December of 2012 and again in January of 2014 and failed both times, developing a deep-seated fear of the four-hour test in the process. “It became a phobia,” says Connie, a government contractor. “I let it run my life. I did not want anything to do with the PMP again. But I knew that in order to move my career forward and to be competitive, I needed that (PMP) certification.” Connie decided to take the test a third and final time. And although she spent many hours studying, her anxieties took over as the test date approached, creating a profound mental block that threatened to sabotage her efforts. On the day before the test, Connie took a chance and contacted Cynthia Miles, co-owner of …

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National Hypnosis featured in Northern Virginia’s Island Living Magazine

In NATIONAL HYPNOSIS by James Arvantes

(Courtesy Island Living Magazine – by James Arvantes) Cynthia and Jon Miles, the owners of National Hypnosis in Lowes Island, Va., are in the business of transforming lives. They are both certified hypnotherapists who have owned and operated National Hypnosis since 2007. In the last 10 years, they have treated hundreds of clients, employing their own unique brand of hypnotherapy and coaching to help people overcome a vast variety of challenges. These include sleep and eating disorders, addictions, fears, phobias and limiting core beliefs that diminish the energy, focus, and purpose of individual lives. Cynthia and Jon also help people with their careers, working with individuals to unlock their true potential at work as well as as they strive to take their companies to a higher level. As a long-time franchise and small business owner, Cynthia is well versed in business matters and has a keen understanding of what it …

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Health or Hype? Kids Undergoing Hypnosis

In NATIONAL HYPNOSIS by Jon Miles CHT

Excerpted from KHOU.com. Some parents say it s made all the difference with their children, and for them seeing results is believing. The treatment involves relaxing music, soothing surroundings, and soft spoken words. It is intended to be a peaceful place conducive to healthy hypnosis. “A lot of people think of hypnosis as staged hypnosis because that’s what they’ve seen on TV or they’ve gone to a show, says Esmerelda Gonzalez. We have to ensure them that we’re not going to make them quack like a duck and that you know — and we have ethics.” Little Julissa’s mom says math was a difficult area for her daughter not because she didn’t know how to do it but just because she didn’t have faith in herself. Hypnosis has helped, however. The treatments have also helped kids with problems like nail biting. For other parents, however, if anything it takes the …