Dr Norman Katz, PhD
Behavioral Medicine Consultant/Hypnotherapy
Norman W. Katz, Ph.D. has been practicing healing psychology evaluations and interventions for over 30 years.I was trained at Washington University in St Louis MO where I received a PhD in clinical and experimental psychology and interned at Harvard University Children's Hospital Clinics. Since then I have taught and done research at the University of New Mexico, where I was an assistant professor in the Psychology Department and Associate Clinical Professor in the Medical School in Family Practice and Psychiatry. I founded the Erickson Institute for Clinical Hypnosis in 1970 with Milton H. Erickson MD and trained hundreds of physicians in medical hypnosis. I have taught internationally in China and Southeast Asia in recent years.
I offer services in the following areas: clinical hypnosis for behavior change, including relaxation training, smoking cessation, weight loss and more. We can work on problem solving for life issues; enhanced performance in sports, business and creativity. Hypnosis can assist in the management of stress, pain, and physical discomfort; enhanced health, including immune response, lifestyle change, etc; creating positive mood states, and alleviation of depression. I also offer self hypnosis training, behavioral analysis and intervention, consultation with families and groups. Hypnosis for finding lost objects. regression work for past lives, childhood issues and future enhancement.