Matthew Brownstein, CIHt
CEO, Anahat Education Group, Inc.
President, International Association of Interpersonal Hypnotherapists
Executive Director, Institute of Interpersonal Hypnotherapy
Publisher, Silent Light Publishers
International Association of Interpersonal Hypnotherapists
2901 West Busch Boulevard, Suite #806
Tampa, FL 33618
Matthew Brownstein, CIHt is the CEO of Anahat Education Group, Inc. (AEG), President of the International Association of Interpersonal Hypnotherapists (IAIH), and the Founder and Executive Director of the Institute of Interpersonal Hypnotherapy (formerly the Florida Institute of Hypnotherapy), Florida's first State-Licensed Postsecondary Vocational Hypnotherapy Institute through the Florida Department of Education. Matthew is also the founder of Silent Light Publishers.
Matthew began as a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist in 1997 and since then has logged over 18,000 hours of clinical and classroom experience. In 2007 Matthew opened the Florida Institute of Hypnotherapy, which has since expanded and grown into multiple cities across the nation with graduates now spanning the entire globe.
Matthew is the author of several books including Interpersonal Hypnotherapy, Peace Under All Circumstances, The Sacred Geometry of Meditation, The Sutras on Healing and Enlightenment and Anahat Meditation. He has also published over 60 Audio Products in the fields of Hypnotherapy, Personal Growth and Spiritual Development. For a list of Books, Audio Products and Workbooks by Matthew, click here.
Matthew attained his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Religion and Philosophy from the University of Florida in 1994. He then attended the Florida School of Acupuncture and Southwest Acupuncture College. After post-graduate studies, Brownstein spent many years living in various monasteries, ashrams and spiritual communities, living firsthand the life transforming practices of the world's great spiritual and wisdom traditions. In-depth studies in Hypnotherapy and Neuro-Linguistic Programming at various institutions have included a solid foundation in the fields of: Regressive Hypnosis, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Transactional Analysis, Core Transformation, Gestalt, Breathwork, Transpersonal Hypnotherapy, Analytical Hypnotherapy and many other transformational modalities.
Since the inception of the International Association of Interpersonal Hypnotherapists, Brownstein continues to engage in Federal, State, County and City efforts to protect "the free and open practice of Hypnotherapy." IAIH maintains connections with all law and legislative issues in the field of Hypnotherapy to remain on the cutting-edge of occupational standards and global movements.
Currently, Matthew is growing the many branches of Anahat Education Group, Inc. through training teachers, supervisors and examiners, and helping students and graduates to reach and go beyond their own personal goals. Through synergistic win-win relationships, Brownstein continues to grow larger and larger teams of like-minded people to bring more consciousness and healing to the planet through high-educational standards and professional excellence.
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