Raising the Standards of Hypnotherapy

Ligia M. Houben MA, FT, FAAGC, CPC, CHT

Ligia M. Houben MA, FT, FAAGC, CPC, CHT, is the founder of My Meaningful Life, LLC and The Center for Transforming Lives in Miami, Fl where she consults with individuals and families; offers coaching/support groups, meditation classes and workshops. Ligia is a whole-hearted speaker in the field of grief & loss and life transitions. She is a Fellow in Thanatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Grief Counseling. She holds a BA in Psychology and Religious Studies from the University of Miami, MA in Religious Studies and a Graduate Certificates in Multidisciplinary Gerontology from Florida International University and in Loss and Healing from St. Thomas University. She is a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist and Certified Professional Coach. Ligia has a passion for life and believes all of us are able to fulfill our purpose if we can only change our attitude. Ligia has conducted workshops and seminars in English and Spanish, in the United States and Latin America. She has appeared on numerous radio and television programs, including CNN Español, NPR, NBC, and Univisión. Her seminar “Transforming Grief and Loss. Strategies to Help your Clients Through Major Life Transitions” was presented in almost 100 cities in the United States. She is the author of three books in grief: Transform Your Loss. Your Guide to Strength and Hope, Counseling Hispanics through Loss, Grief, and Bereavement: A Guide to Mental Health Professionals, and Transforming Grief and Loss Workbook. www.ligiahouben.com