* Denotes a member of the NPHTI Planning Committee
*Daniel P. Kohen, MD, FAAP, ABMH; Co- Founder and Co-Director, National Pediatric Hypnosis Training Institute; Co-Coordinator, NPHTI Advanced Workshop; Professor of Pediatrics, Family Medicine & Community Health, University of Minnesota (Retired); MSCH Director of Education and Training; Past President, American Board of Medical Hypnosis and Minnesota Society of Clinical Hypnosis; SCEH Fellow, ASCH: Vice President, Fellow, and Approved Consultant. Visit Web Site
*Pamela Kaiser, PhD, CPNP, CNS; Co-Founder and Co-Director, National Pediatric Hypnosis Training Institute; Coordinator, NPHTI Introductory Workshop; Co-coordinator, NPHTI Intermediate Workshop; Former Associate Clinical Professor, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA; Former Director, Anxiety, Stress, and Health Clinic, Children’s Health Council, Palo Alto, CA; Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychologist; ASCH: Executive Council, Approved Consultant.
*Laurence I. Sugarman, MD, FAAP, ABMH; Co-coordinator, NPHTI Intermediate Workshop; Director, Center for Applied Psychophysiology and Self-Regulation, Rochester Institute of Technology; Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Easter Seals (NY) Diagnostic and Treatment Center; Clinical Associate Professor in Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry; President, American Board of Medical Hypnosis; ASCH: Co-Director of Education Committee, Fellow, and Approved Consultant. Visit Web Site
*Leora Kuttner, PhD, Co-Coordinator, NPHTI Advanced Workshop; Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia and British Columbia Children’s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada; Vice-president, Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis (BC Division). Visit Web Site
*Karen Olness, MD, FAAP, ABMH; Professor of Pediatrics, Family Medicine, and Global Health, Case Western Reserve University; Diplomate and Past-President, American Board of Medical Hypnosis; Past President, American Society of Clinical Hypnosis; Past President, Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis; Past President, International Society of Hypnosis; Fellow, ASCH & SCEH.
Candace J. Erickson, MD, MPH, FAAP; Course Director SDBP Clinical Hypnosis Workshops (1987-2009); Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.
*Andrew Barnes, MD, MPH, FAAP; Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN; Webmaster and Listserve Manager, National Pediatric Hypnosis Training Institute; ASCH Approved Consultant.Visit Web Site
Howard Hall, PhD, PsyD, BCB, Professor, Departments of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics and Psychology, Case Medical Center, Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital; Board Certified in Biofeedback (BCB); ASCH Approved Consultant.
Melanie A. Gold, DO, FAAP;
Columbia University Medical Center;
Medical Director, School Based Health Centers,
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Robert A. Pendergrast, Jr. MD, MPH, FAAP; Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Director of Adolescent Medicine, Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University; Private Practice, North Augusta, South Carolina. Alumnus, University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine; ASCH Approved Consultant.
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Timothy P. Culbert, MD, FAAP, ABMH, BCB; Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota; Medical Director, Center for Integrative Pediatrics and Family Wellness, Ridgeview Medical Center; Board Certified in Biofeedback (BCIA), Medical Hypnosis (ABMH), Holistic Medicine (ABHIM) and Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics (ABP).
Rebecca Kajander, CPNP, MPH; Former Department Chair and Program Director, Alexander Center for Child Development, Park Nicollet Clinic; Former Adjunct Faculty, Department of Pediatrics, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School; Instructor PNP/DNP Program, University of Minnesota School of Nursing; Noran Neurological Clinic, Minneapolis, MN
Lisa Lombard, PhD; Private Practice, Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Psychological Consultant, Chicago, IL; Former Associate Professor, Clinical Psychology/Child and Adolescent Track, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Visit Web Site
David Becker, MD, MPH, FAAP; Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California – San Francisco. Visit Web Site
Lynda Richtsmeier Cyr, PhD; Integrative Clinical Licensed Psychologist and Consultant, Minneapolis, MN; Senior Faculty, The Center for Mind-Body Medicine; Former Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota; Former Clinical Lead and Program Manager, Integrative Medicine Program at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.
Bob Deutsch, PhD; Private Practice in Adult, Child & Family Psychology, West Hartford, CT; Allied Health Professional (Division of Psychiatry) & Consulting Psychologist (Department of Hematology-Oncology) at CT Children’s Medical Center; Consulting Psychologist, Social Security Department Bureau of Disability, Hartford, CT; ASCH Approved Consultant. Visit Web Site
Jody Thomas, PhD; Licensed Clinical Psychologist; Assistant Clinical Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine; Clinical Director, Packard Pediatric Pain Rehabilitation Center at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford. Visit Web Site
The Rev. James W. Warnke, MA, MSW, LCSW, Former President, Member of the Board of Directors, and Senior Faculty Member of the New York Milton H. Erickson Society for Psychotherapy and Hypnosis.
Judson B. Reaney, MD, FAAP, BCB (April 29, 1949 — Februrary 24, 2012). In memorium.