Pieter’ Bio

Pieter was born in Holland and has lived in 5 different countries and on 3 different continents. Born and educated in The Netherlands, Pieter studied 5 years at the renowned Design Academy in Eindhoven. Though graduated with honors, Pieter felt there was more to life and set out on a 20 year journey of Self Discovery that brought him to France, India, England and finally the United States.

Pieter lived 11 years in India where he studied extensively the deep and spiritual philosophy of the East. He uses this experience and knowledge extensively as a life coach integrating the Western and Eastern schools of thought.

After coming to the United States he channeled his experience as a gifted motivational speaker and background in philosophy and international cultural diversity into the field of Clinical Hypnotherapy, Transpersonal Life Coaching, Spiritual Counseling, NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) and Organizational Development.

Pieter specializes in helping people find their true purpose in life. Through his expertise, kindness and patience he brings about positive and lasting change.

Contact Pieter to make an appointment: 949-326-3025

To visit Pieter’s Clinical Hypnotherapy website and see more videos click this link: www.elsenhypnotherapy.com


  • English
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German


    • 1985-1990 Design Academy Eindhoven, The Netherlands (Industrial Design)
    • 1995-1997 Certification in Indian Philosophy Belur Math, Kolkata, India
    • 2011-2012 Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy, Hypnosis Motivation Institute,

      Nationally Accredited College of Hypnotherapy, Tarzana, California

    • 2012 NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) Kona University



    • Stop Smoking
    • Stress and Anxiety
    • Weight Loss
    • Self Esteem and Confidence
    • Child Hypnosis
    • Pain Management
    • Past Life Regression



    • Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist C.Ht.

      Hypnotherapists Union Local 472

    • Certified Stop Smoking Specialist

      American Hypnosis Association

    • Certified Past Life Regression Specialist

      American Hypnosis Association

    • Certified Weight Loss Specialist

      American Hypnosis Association

    • Certified Therapeutic Imagery Facilitator Specialist

      American Hypnosis Association

    • Certified Neuro Linguistic Practitioner

      Association for Integrative Psychology

    • Continuing Education:

      Handwriting analysis

      Advanced Therapeutic Imagery

      Hypnotherapy for Clients with Cancer (2013)

      Rapid and Instant Inductions (2014)



    • American Hypnosis Association

      Member Since: 2012

    • Hypnotherapists Union Local 472

      Member Since: 2012

    My Specialities