A Message from Gil Boyne   


The products of Westwood Publishing Co. are created or selected by me, based on my 50 years of experience as a hypnotherapist and teacher/trainer in the Profession of Hypnotherapy. I hope these products will help you find the delight, wonder and knowledge of this exciting vocation that is enriching the lives of so many.”

Gil Boyne Exec. Director, American Council Of Hypnotist Examiners Author: Transforming Therapy –A New Approach to Hypnotherapy

wwb_sm_transtherGil Boyne was the founder of Westwood Publishing and Executive Director of the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. Here you will find videos, DVDs and other training media from Gil’s extensive career. Our current Best Seller, Transforming Therapy™, by Gil Boyne is offered on this website. Here is also a link to Gil Boyne’s Advanced Courses in Clinical Hypnotherapy. If you’re a Hypnotherapist seeking Marketing Tips, How-to, Case Studies, Healing & Pain Control and more, you will find a wealth of information to choose from here.

Since 1974, Gil Boyne has gained an international reputation for his highly effective “Hypnotherapy As A Career” training programs. Students and counseling professionals from all 50 states and 11 foreign countries have come to Glendale, California to study with Gil Boyne. In addition, Boyne regularly trains mental health professionals in seminars in London, England; Sydney, Australia; Auckland, New Zealand and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. More than 5,500 graduates in the USA and an equal number abroad have created an international reputation for Gil Boyne’s work, Transforming Therapy.

On the set of “Rocky” with Sylvestor Stallone

Boyne has received international media coverage for his work with superstars of the entertainment world such as Sylvester Stallone, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton and others. His motivational programs enjoy wide acceptance with numerous world-class athletes and Olympic contenders.

At St. Mark's Square in Venice
At St. Mark’s Square in Venice

The International Hypnosis Hall of Fame presents The Millennium Award – “Man of the Century” to Gil Boyne On April 8 at Valley Forge, PA, A.C.H.E. President and founder Gil Boyne received an award for “Man of the Century” from the International Hypnotists Hall of Fame.

In the last 50 years Gil Boyne has transformed the lives of literally hundreds of thousands of people with his wise counsel. This award symbolizes global recognition for his innovative genius in the field of hypnotherapy.

Professional Credentials

Director, Hypnotism Training Institute of Los Angeles Director of Postgraduate Studies, Hypnotherapy Training International (United Kingdom) Founder and Director, Hypnotherapy Counseling Center Founder and Director, Westwood Publishing Company Executive Director, American Council of Hypnotist Examiners Co-Founder and Executive Director, Hypnotherapy Examining Council of the United Kingdom

Awards and Honors

1981: Doctor of Humane Letters – honorary degree awarded by Newport University, Newport Beach, Calif., for his lifetime achievement in Mind Sciences. 1982: Doctor of Humane Letters honorary degree awarded by the University for Humanistic Studies in San Diego, Calif., for his exceptional contributions to the Humanistic Sciences. 1990: “Lifetime Achievement Award” awarded by the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. 1992: Doctor of Philosophy, in Transpersonal Psychology honorary degree awarded by Westbrook University, New Mexico. 1992: “American Eagle Leadership Award” given in recognition of Thirty-Five Years of Exceptional Leadership to the Profession of Hypnotherapy awarded by the American Council of Hypnotist Examiners. 1996: Named as One of Glendale’s 100 Most Influential Citizens (Glendale News Press, Feb. 28) Honoring individuals who had the ability and the courage to effect change in education, religion, charity, sports, law enforcement, and politics. 1997: Honorary Life Member awarded by the New Zealand Hypnotherapists Association. 1997: Fellowship award for distinguished service awarded by the Australian Academy of Hypnotic Science. 1998: Post Graduate Diploma of Psychotherapy awarded by the Australian College of Clinical Hypnotherapy 2001: Fellowship Award for Exceptional Serviceawarded by Korean Hypnotherapy Associates.

For more information, visit Gil Boyne’s website at Gil-Boyne.com.