C. L. Clayton is a clinical hypnotherapist specializing in hypnotic habit control, including smoking cessation and weight loss. He is an instructor of hypnotherapy for the American Board of Hypnotherapy and has been involved with hypnosis as a hypnotherapist and trainer for other hypnotherapists for over sixteen years.

Doctor of Clinical Hypnotherapy

C. L. Clayton earned his Doctorate in Clinical Hypnotherapy from the American Institute of Hypnotherapy, one of the world's foremost hypnosis training organizations. There he specialized in fast and effective habit control, which remains his specialization to date.

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Doctor of Psychology


C. L. Clayton earned his Doctorate in Psychology from American Pacific University, where he focused on hypnotic sports enhancement. Taking the best aspects of each of the top Olympic preparation strategies, he forged together a sports optimization system called Neuromotor Regression Training, and has worked with top-tier athletes from all over the world.

Ericksonian Hypnotherapy

Many of the solutions to our most common problems are found in the unconscious mind. Trained in the methods of the great Milton Erickson, Dr. Clayton places powerful suggestions on the unconscious level, so that change is natural and comfortable.

Neurolinguistic Programming

Dr. Clayton uses a modern form of change technology, Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP), in conjunction with hypnosis. NLP greatly enhances the effectiveness of hypnosis, allowing you to reach your goals much more quickly and permanently than with either method alone.

Personal Training

Dr. Clayton is a personal trainer and athletics instructor who designs eating and exercise plans that are simple, effective, and will fit into any schedule. He firmly believes that healthy eating and exercise can and should be enjoyable parts of the day.

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