Michele Guzy, C.Ht. is a Certified Hypnotherapist, NLP Master Practitioner & Trainer and Motivational Speaker with 25 years of experience in the field of Behavior Modification.
Michele is internationally known as “The Mind Coach”, and her skills and talents are recognized in the “Who’s Who of Seminar Leaders of America” and the “National Speakers Association.” Much in demand for her dynamic presentations related to the subconscious mind’s predominant role in our personal and professional lives, Michele has developed a large following.
Well-known in TV & Radio as one of the top hypnotists in Los Angeles, California. Michele is often interviewed on all things hypnosis-related, if she isn't hosting the show herself. With her quick wit and natural comedic timing, she is continually sought after by major media outlets such as FOX, MTV, VH-1, TRIBUNE, OWN and the SCI-FI Channel, and has been featured, on numerous TV specials, as well as prominent radio shows.
Michele’s corporate seminars and workshops are widely renowned, in part, due to her unique ability to break down complex concepts, into easily digestible chunks. This method of teaching gives her audience the capacity to understand and retain information, making it more easily adopted and incorporated into their daily lives. Michele focuses on giving people the tools they need to create significant and lifelong change in their lives, while instantly building rapport with her audience, both on and off camera. The seemingly endless list of testimonials she has amassed over her 25-year career, sings her praises with incredible stories of success and lasting change.
Michele's broad range of expertise includes Stress Management, Leadership Development, Assertive Communication, Conflict Management, Coaching & Team Building Skills, Peak Performance and others. Michele combines her knowledge of a broad range of modalities, such as Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), hypnosis, EFT, Imagery and many other tools and techniques that provide holistic solutions to the issues people face.
Born and raised in Alaska, then relocating to Los Angeles in 1986, Michele has spent most of her adult life studying all forms of natural healing, hypnotherapy, NLP, the psychology of human behavior, holistic health, as well as metaphysical and psychological studies. Graduating at the top of her class at the Hypnosis Institute in 1992, Michele accepted an invitation to join their clinical program as a staff Hypnotherapist and resident supervisor. She later earned her post-secondary teaching credential at HMI’s accredited college and research center.
At “HMI” Michele quickly became one of the top instructors, specializing in the Fundamentals of Hypnosis and advanced therapeutic courses such as Family Systems, Relationship Strategies, Fears/Phobias, Habit Control, Stress Management, Past-Life Regression, Inner Child Work, Weight Management, Smoking Cessation, Handwriting Analysis, Neuro-Linguistics, and Peak Performance Training for professional entertainers, artists and athletes. Michele has had a successful 25-year private practice in Tarzana, California, at the Hypnosis Motivation Institute.
In her private time, Michele established a 501-C3 Non-Profit Animal Rescue Group called “Krazy For Kats, Inc.” in 2006. A cause close to her heart, Michele's non-profit is dedicated to helping the stray and feral cat population by fostering and getting the animals adopted into loving homes. Through Michele’s work, Krazy For Kats has been recognized as one of the top “Private Cat Adoption Groups” in Los Angeles. Michele, a trained Animal Communicator, also volunteers her time at various Wild Life Rehabilitation Centers, local Animal Shelters and spay/neuter clinics in the LA area, as well as Animal Sanctuaries in Africa.
Whether hosting a TV show; on stage as a motivational speaker; or simply chatting with a waitress as she orders lunch, Michele demonstrates an unusual ability to connect instantly with people on a deeper level than most. Helping others learn to redirect their subconscious programming to create positive change in their lives, is in her DNA. Her natural charisma and genuine passion for her craft shine through, leaving a lasting impression on everyone she encounters.