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Dr. Daniel Nightingale is an award-winning, nationally recognized Clinical Dementia Specialist.  He is a Consultant Psychotherapist and Consultant Hypno-psychotherapist.  Dr. Dan provides sessions locally in Northern and central Arizona, and worldwide via Skype. His office is at 6910 E. 5th Ave, Scottsdale, Arizona. Contact Dr. Nightingale at: or call (928) 899-0647 in the US.


Note:  All of the therapists listed on this page are independent contractors, and therefore Dementia Therapy Specialists cannot be held liable for the therapy provided by them.


img_0360Lori Chenger resides in Edmonton, Alberta Canada. As a dementia therapy specialist and certified hypnotherapist, she likes to empower individuals and families living with the diagnosis. As an actress, writer and director, Lori enjoys using hypnosis to assist people in the arts arena shift the inner critic to be the inner advocate. Email Lori at or call her at (780) 218-7831. Life is a gift, make it worthwhile.


pasfoto.Maria Dekker, MEd is a certified and registered hypnotherapist, NLP master, and coach for students with special educational needs. Located in Almere, The Netherlands, she is specialized in stress reduction and trauma. Additionally, as a Dementia Therapy Specialist, she treats people with dementia and gives support to their family and carers. Before she started her own practice as a hypnotherapist she used to work in Victim Support and in Education for Care and Welfare. Maria can be reached at +31 6 33305068 or by email:



Christopher Melly is a registered and consulting hypnotherapist living and working in Pretoria, South Africa.  He was trained under the tutorship of Dr. Dan Nightingale and became the 1st DTS South African hypnotherapist to specialize in Dementia. Chris trained originally through the South African Institue of Hypnotism (S.A.I.H.) as well as Roy Hunter (U.S.A.) as a Parts Therapist.  Chris can be contacted on (+27) 071 556 7643 or email:


Dr. Anne Duguid (PhD Health Service Networks, MSc Psych and Health and MA (Hons Psych) is a Psychologist with a special interest in enhancing health across the lifespan.

She uses transformational clinical hypnosis and coaching methods to support her clients reduce anxiety, make attainable goals and live full and enriched lives. With a background in marital arts she also works to encourage her clients to utilize both their mind and the body to make sustainable life change. With her older clients this may translate into therapeutic work which encourages a mix of postural, breathing and walking training to reduce risk of falls, in addition to utilizing the specialist hypnotherapeutic methods taught by Dr. Dan Nightingale.

she is currently working on her online course series – Simple Changes – which are aimed at providing target audiences with the tools to make small, manageable changes to their lifestyle aimed at improving overall well-being.

Based in Valencia, Spain she works with individuals face-to-face locally or via Skype for those further afield. she can be reached by the following methods: Phone: 0034 657 434 3424 or email: See her website at:



ChristineChristine Hemment represents the very best in complementary health practice and is a highly qualified Psychotherapist, Clinical Hypnotherapist, Hypnoanalyst, EFT Practitioner and IBS therapist with practices in Berkshire and Hertfordshire. She has also trained in Educational Kinesiology and Symbio-Dynamics, and Master Teacher level in Reiki. Christine works with children, adolescents and adults to overcome fears, phobias, addictions, stress and trauma. She has also trained with Dr. Nightingale as a Dementia Therapy Specialist.

DSCN1353Lin J. Ross. Sqhp. Registered Hypnotherapist, Senior Qualification in Hypnotherapy Practice.  Member of General Hypnotherapy Register & N.H.S Directory of Complimentary & Alternative Practitioners. Dementia Therapy Specialist trained with Dr Dan Nightingale. Lin lives and works Nr. Daresbury in Cheshire and Liverpool Residential & Nursing Care Home.  Specialist in Anxiety Disorders along with a wide range of Physical and Emotional Disorders. Volunteer Therapist for Anxiety UK. Trained Hypnobirthing Practitioner. Master Reiki Practitioner. Lin will be happy to discuss your specific needs – contact;   mobile: 07852 182341.  tel:  0845 2571719


David Snook DHP Acc. Hyp
Diploma in Hypnotherapy.  Based near Colchester in Essex, Specialising in Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy for emotional based issues, weight loss, smoking cessation and phobias. Dementia Therapy Specialist providing hypnotherapy intervention for Dementia related issues.
Tel: 07557 949098



Catherine Herriot is located Howgate, near Edinburgh.  She is a fully insured and licensed hypnotherapist with a degree in Psychology, a certificate in Forensic Medicine and Science, and a background in nursing and clinical diagnostic science.  She has also trained as a dementia therapy specialist.  She can be reached by calling 07803 607 466, or by email at  Her website is:



Stephen Truelove smallStephen Truelove is a certified and registered hypnotherapist, living in South Wales and working in Cardiff. Stephen has been studying and practising hypnotherapy since 2001 when he trained with The Guild of Therapeutic Hypnosis in South Wales. Highlights of Stephen’s training include working with Dr Stephen Gilligan Ph.D  ( student of Dr Milton Erickson) in Croydon London.

At the London College of clinical hypnosis, and more recently he has worked with Stephen Brooks in Thailand for further training in indirect hypnosis, which enabled him to become certified by the British Hypnosis Research and training school. Other therapies/qualifications include: NLP, EFT, CBT, Mindfulness, Reiki, EMDR, Emotional Coding, Time Lining and Matrix Re-imprinting.



Carol BeckerCarol Becker is located in Tempe, Arizona. She is trained not only as a dementia therapy specialist, but she is also a life coach, hypnotherapist and an NLP Master Practitioner trained in NLP Time Line Therapy.

When Carol was asked how she managed to achieve success with a group of people she said “just treating people with respect and the belief that everyone had a positive intention….the way I would want to be treated.”

Carol’s website is: Email her at:, and you can call her directly at (480) 967-7321.

Paula Chabura

Paula Chabura is a certified clinical hypnotherapist.  She considers it a gift to help the senior generation and facilitates guided relaxations for senior groups.  Paula says, “They love the soft music and beautiful nature scenes used in the meditations.  The experience helps everyone to become more relaxed , calm and refreshed”.

Paula resides in Phoenix, Arizona and can be reached at 602-810-3359. Paula’s vision statement: “People awakening into a life of infinite possibilities; lighting the magic within and illuminating the world”

ElyseElyse Finocchio is a competent and caring person who is passionate about empowering her clients to achieve their personal best based on their needs and goals. She uses a gentle, compassionate and a dedicated mindset to guide her clients. Elyse has been a Integrative Healing Practitioner over 40 years. Elyse is a licensed Massage Practitioner and a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapy Practitioner.  She stays current on research, studies, certifications, and licensing.

Elyse specializes in the health issues most dominating the 55+ population: Stress, Pain, and Weight Management, regaining purpose while transitioning in life through ‘empty-nest syndrome’, retirement, and even Dementia. Elyse comes to you for private ‘one on one’ sessions, develops a Personal Program Plan with you to meet your need. Your well-being is paramount! ‘Proclaim your Whole-self’ is the motto of ANU-U Therapies.

In addition, to her own practice, Elyse volunteers in the ‘Guided Imagery Program’ at a large national healthcare facility. This program has produced great results in the reduction of pain, stress and nausea. You can contact her on Facebook: ANU-U Therapies or or 602-502-0698.

JoanneJoanne Gartner holds a Ph.D. in Human Development Education from the University of Maryland, avidly follows quantum theorists who clarify how our thoughts shape our experience, and maintains that the sky’s the limit with hypnosis for dementia therapy, as there is so much unexplored territory regarding the mind-body connection. As a constructivist educator for over 25 years, she has been a leader in creating self-reflective learning activities for adults of all ages in several colleges and universities, has been doing guided imagery for ten years, and authored Looking Under Things to Get Over Them, true accounts of what people find in their subconscious. She currently conducts private sessions with transpersonal hypnotherapy, also performs shamanic work, and speaks on the power of the subconscious and the energetic basis of our lives. Website:


Rev. Sue Henley is located in Glendale, Arizona. She is an ordained Spiritual Peace Minister with the Beloved Community and Universal Life Church, is an author, speaker, certified Spiritual Counselor and Reiki Master. Rev. Sue’s approach to counseling comes from Spirit. She recognizes and understands many aspects of the human heart and how life challenges are met.  It is with great love and kindness that she hears what each client has to say, listening with both heart and mind.  Sue sees clients in her home or theirs, by telephone or Skype.  She is a member of the American Holistic Medical Association, and has trained as a Dementia Therapy Specialist.  To contact Sue, please call (623) 826-4555, email or visit her website at


Marea Boylan is certified as a Clinical Hypnotherapist and is a Neuroscientist trained at UCLA.  She has studied hypnotherapy for dementia with Dr. Nightingale, and is the Regional Dementia Therapy Specialist for Los Angeles, CA.

Contact Marea at: (323) 201-2013.  Or email at



Michelle Braun:  Successfully working with clients with cognitive disorders/dementia in San Diego county since 2006,  Michelle, a certified  medical hypnotherapist, trained under Dr. Daniel Nightingale to gain further expertise. Michelle has a background in biology and has taken several courses in neurology and psychopharmacology.

Michelle provides sessions in clients’ homes, in her office and distance sessions via skype or phone.  She can be reached at 619-792-2068,  emailed at or contacted through her website,

Kausar Khan, a Certified Hypnotherapist in Los Angeles, California has received training in Hypnotherapy from Hypnosis Motivation Institute and is a Dementia Therapy Specialist trained  by Dr. Daniel Nightingale. Kausar sees clients in his office, or by phone. Kausar’s contact information is– Phone: (310) 684-3635, e-mail: and  website:


IMG_2032In her sessions Rebecca Suzanne Scott draws on her more than 25 years experience as an Energy Healer and her training as a Certified Consulting Hypnotist and NLP Practitioner. She also trained with Dr. Nightingale as a Dementia Therapy Specialist.

Contact Rebecca by email or phone:



Roger MooreRoger Moore is a Certified Counselor and Registered Hypnotherapist in the State of Washington, who specializes in Healthcare Support Hypnosis. He works extensively with autoimmune diseases, cancer, weight loss, dementia, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, pain control, stress, anxiety and healthy lifestyle compliance. He is also known for his skills as a relationship therapist and is frequently referred to as the “therapist’s therapist.”

Roger Moore’s Counseling & Hypnotherapy LLC has offices in Seattle and Bainbridge Island, Washington, and has clients in several States and countries via the internet. He sees clients and leads groups at Peninsula Cancer Center in Poulsbo, WA and is a frequent speaker with Gilda’s Club and other cancer support groups.

Roger is the creator of Hypnosis Health Info ( a dynamic informational web site for consumers seeking health and wellness. In addition to assisting clients, Roger is the director of the Roger Moore’s Institute of Hypnotherapy which offers medical hypnosis training.


Rick PaddockRick Paddock is located in Brookfield, Wisconsin, a suburb of Milwaukee. As a Board Certified Hypnotherapist and Mind Coach, Rick is passionate about helping those he meets live a life of joy, love, and fulfillment.

Combining his intuitive, compassionate and insightful nature with the dynamic processes of hypnotherapy, mindfulness, neuro-linguistic programming, meridian tapping, and coaching, Rick assists others in reaching beyond their self-imposed limits, accessing the only truly effective place to create lasting change—inside themselves.

Rick sees clients in their homes or his Brookfield office, as well as by telephone or Skype. He is the author and producer of many successful personal improvement products, including over thirty audio programs and three books.  He is certified by the International Certification Board of Clinical Hypnotherapists, is a member of the International Medical & Dental Hypnotherapy Association, and has trained as a Dementia Therapy Specialist.  To contact Rick, please call (414) 939-6463, email or visit his website at