Press Kit

All the basics about Michael and MHI in one place.

About Michael D. Milson

Michael D. Milson is a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, Master Practitioner of NLP, Reiki Master, and the visionary founder of Michigan Hypnosis Institute, LLC, established in January 2019. With a focus on hypnotherapy, Michael specializes in a wide range of services, including weight loss, quitting smoking, boosting confidence, and overcoming fears.

Training and practicing in hypnosis and hypnotherapy since 2014.

Michigan Hypnosis Institute Overview

Michigan Hypnosis Institute is a beacon of transformative power. Offering online sessions via Zoom, the institute has a long-term vision of continuing to expand its reach through groups, classes, workshops, and training programs. Coming in March 2024 a full hypnotherapy training program.

Professional Memberships & Affiliations

Michael is a member in good standing with the following:

  • American Hypnosis Association (AHA)

  • International Certification Board of Coaches and Hypnotists (ICBCH)

  • American Union of NLP (AUNLP)

  • The Association of Professional Hypnotherapists & Psychotherapists (APHP)

  • The Association of Complete Mind Therapists (ACMT)

  • The Professional Organization of Stage Hypnotists (POSH)

  • Association of Professional Stage Hypnotists (APSH)

  • Former member of the Hypnotherapists Union Local 472 from 2014 to 2022 (Until they closed down)


Hypnotherapy for Weight Loss

Achieve sustainable weight loss effortlessly with my specialized Virtual Skinny Jab™ Weight-Loss Solution and the HypnoSized™ Group Weight-Loss Program. Say goodbye to restrictive diets and grueling workouts, and embrace a healthier, happier you, without giving up the foods you love.

Hypnotherapy for Quitting Smoking

Regain control of your life with our natural and effective methods for quitting smoking. Experience the freedom and health benefits of a smoke-free life.

Other Areas of Specialization

Whether it's boosting your confidence, overcoming fears, or improving academic test scores, Michael at Michigan Hypnosis Institute offers a wide array of specialized services tailored to your needs.

Achievements and Credentials

Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy with Honors

In 2021, Michael earned a Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy with Honors from the esteemed Hypnosis Motivation Institute in Tarzana, CA.

Associate of Occupational Studies (AOS) in Mind-Body Psychology

Furthering his education, Michael graduated with Honors in Mind-Body Psychology in 2022 from the above school.


Michael has been honored with the Directors Award, Academic Achievement Award, and Clinical Achievement Award in 2021, showcasing his dedication and expertise in the field of hypnotherapy.

First in Michigan

Michael holds the unique distinction of being the first person in Michigan to achieve all of these remarkable credentials from the Hypnosis Motivation Institute, and to have graduated from the 2 years of school with around 3,000 hours of total training and clinical internship. Unofficially recognized as the highest total hours for one student in the 55+ year history of the school.

HMI's Mission Statement

Our mission is to guide you on a personalized journey to unlock your full potential. Together, we'll enrich lives, one mind at a time.

HMI's Values

When you engage with Michigan Hypnosis Institute, you're engaging with a culture that values trust, privacy, mutual respect, empathy, and fun.

HMI's Vision

We envision a world where personal barriers are stepping stones, not roadblocks. Through our work, we aim to build a community of dreamers and doers.


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Media Contact Information

Email for Media Contacts: [email protected]

Phone Number: (248) 671-3683

To schedule a dedicated time for a call with Michael to discuss potential press coverage or arrange interviews please visit Press Contact Scheduling

Member of:

American Hypnosis Association (AHA)

Member: #002958


Professional Organization of Stage Hypnotists (POSH)


Association of Professional Stage Hypnotists


Association of Professional Hypnotherapists & Psychotherapists (APHP)


Association of Complete Mind Therapists (ACMT)


International Certification Board of Coaches and Hypnotists (ICBCH)


American Alliance of Hypnotists (AAH)


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* DISCLAIMER: Results may vary from person to person. We guarantee the very best service using current information and appropriate hypnotic techniques for your situation. Hypnosis and hypnotherapy are not meant to diagnose or treat any disease, but rather to guide you toward being more effective in helping yourself make positive changes. Issues of a medical or psychological nature can only be worked on in conjunction with and referral from a licensed medical or psychological professional.