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NLP and Ericksonian Hypnosis Certification   Training and Coaching

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About the NLP Center of New York

Established in 1986 by Rachel Hott and Steven Leeds, NLP Center of New York was one of the first NLP training centers. Our certification training meet the guidelines of The International Association of NLP (IANLP). 


Currently, our dynamic, interactive experiential training and individual coaching and psychotherapy sessions are taking place LIVE on ZOOM. We expect to be adding some IN-PERSON NLP and Ericksonian Hypnosis Courses in New York City in the Fall of 2022.


Stephen Gilligan's supervision will be live in NYC.


Rachel and Steven, our primary trainers. have backgrounds in education, business and mental health. Steven has an MA in Humanistic and Transpersonal Psychology and Rachel a PhD in Clinical Psychology. 


Steven and Rachel are a married couple, parents and business partners as well as trainers, psychotherapists and hypnotherapists. 

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What We Do

Since 1986, The NLP Center of New York has been providing dynamic, interactive, experiential training in both NLP and Ericksonian Hypnosis.  At The NLP Center you will receive personalized attention designed to address your specific goals, enhance your personal power and provide the necessary skills for interpersonal excellence.


When you train at the NLP Center of New York, not only will you get the highest quality training with top NLP trainers, but you will be participating in a dynamic community of individuals committed to making a difference in the world. Our “certification” training programs are designed both for individuals pursuing their own personal development as well as those seeking professional training.

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NLP A Changing Perspective

NLP A Changing Perspective offers readers an in-depth look at how Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), creates powerful long lasting changes in both our interpersonal communication and our relationship within ourselves.


Since 1981, the authors, Rachel Hott, PhD and Steven Leeds, L.M.H.C., co-directors of The NLP Center of New York, have been living and breathing NLP, incorporating it into their NLP training, psychotherapy/coaching practices, their marriage and parenting. With this book they bring a wealth of experience and a personal humorous touch to an exacting science.

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“Rachel Hott and Steven Leeds teach from their heart and will touch your soul. They will make a lasting impression on your life.”

- Jack Canfield, author, Chicken Soup for the Soul The Success Principles 

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