The Milton H. Erickson Institute of the Bay Area (MHEIBA) offers three areas of professional services:

Psychotherapy, Hypnosis and Body-Based Therapy

We offer professional psychotherapy, hypnosis and body-based therapy through our individual practices throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

Our licensed professionals include psychologists, marriage and family therapists, clinical social workers, nurses, physicians, Feldenkrais and Rosen practitioners.

Consultations are available for adult individuals, children, couples and families.

See the Therapist Locator to find a practitioner near you.

Self Hypnosis CD, DVD or Books

We offer hypnosis-related books and self hypnosis CDs and DVDs to augment and enhance self-development and individual therapy. These include self hypnosis CDs produced by the Hypnosis Network.

Our hypnosis books and professional articles cover a broad range of topics in psychology, relationship, and hypnosis. They can be ordered through this website.

Hypnosis Training and CE Credit Programs

We offer professional hypnotherapy training and consultation to licensed practitioners and graduate students in medicine, social work, nursing, psychology and counseling. We train in Ericksonian hypnotherapy, grief work, workplace relations, couples therapy, shamanic counseling, Gesalt therapy, Feldenkrais methods, etc.

MHEIBA is an approved provider of CE credits for psychologists, MFTs, LCSWs, and RNs.

Provider approved by MCEPAA for CEs for psychologists [MILO49]
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing [CEP1129 – 000]
Provider approved by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences [PCE 2964]
for one contact hour per course hour for MFTs, LCSWs

Our associates consult with a variety of organizations, offering consultation in many aspects of psychotherapy, body-based approaches, organizational development and early childhood mental health. We present at civic organizations, professional associations, international conferences, universities and retreats.


Please Visit our EVENTS listing page for the currently scheduled live events.

We are also pleased to announce that we are doing a number of workshops with Spanish Translation, or conducted in Spanish. Click Here for all Events available in Spanish

We also offer our famous Trance Possession and Healing in Bali Workshop. We provide an inside view of Balinese ritual and trance activities that is unavailable to tourists. Working closely with our Balinese guides, we lead therapists, anthropologists, and interested lay people in a truly unforgettable experience.


We have also expanded our video training library, with training available in both English and Spanish.

Fundamentals Of Ericksonian Hypnotherapy is our flagship training program with 38 hours of training in 18 Class Modules for a total of 27 CE Credits. CLICK HERE for all of the details.

How To Do Hypnosis And Therapy The Erickson Way is our 8 hour video training program edited from a 3 day workshop, and available in both English or Spanish for only $150.


Previously Scheduled Events may also be viewed in case you would like to have a new version of that topic presented to your group.