Desiree Holmes Scherini
Desiree Holmes Scherini CHT, NLP
holds a Bachelors Degree in Psychology, from the University of California. She is an Award Winning Certified Clinical and Transpersonal Hypnotherapist and Life Coach, as well as a Professional Artist. she is recognized as a top hypnotherapist in Washington DC by three best rated and top docs. she is also an international and teacher in the area if hypnosis. Following graduation from The University of California she worked as a group facilitator for the Navy Alcohol and Drug Safety Action Program, administered by the University of Arizona. There she earned the highest level of Facilitator 4 in the program through University of Arizona Psychology Department. After making a decision to be home and raise children she moved into another passion; Artwork, which provided her flexibility to be home while still growing, expressing and sharing.
In 2012 she chose to incorporate the helping therapies back into her life and was certified as a Clinical Hypnotherapist followed by certification as a Neurolinguistic Practitioner/Life Coach in 2012.. She continues to learn and expand through workshops and other specialty certifications, including certification in Hypnotherapy for PTSD, Art Therapy Certification, Transpersonal Dowsing Certification, energy based "Soul Link", cognitive behavioral and mindfulness life coaching and more.
Desiree is the Author of "Journey to Joy - The Written Path" which was a # 1 new release and #1 Hot New Releases on Amazon upon it's release in August 2017! She is also the creator of the Intuitive Insight Process, which provides a path to personal insight through intuition. She hosts her own podcast “Intuitive Journey with Desiree” and is a teaching Faculty member of the Transformation TV, an online platform completely dedicated to self help programming.
Desiree’s goal is to be fully able to call on methods to best support her clients’ needs! She is available to see clients locally in the Washington DC area and also works with clients virtually. She also leads workshops in all areas of emotional wellness.
Artistically - Desiree's painting has been strongly influenced through her teachers who studied under Henry Hensche in the Cape School of Art, which embraces the impressionist use of color. She particularly enjoys plein air painting and figure work. She was recognized by Expertise Magazine as one of the top 18 Art Instructors in the Baltimore, Md area for 2017 and 2018.
Desiree is a featured artist in the book "100 Plein Air Painters of the Mid-Atlantic". She teaches Art through the Anne Arundel Community College, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, and the Columbia Art Center, as well as independently.
Desiree is represented by Whitehall Gallery in Annapolis, MD and Bishops Stock Gallery in Snow Hill, MD
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hypnotherapy and life-coach consultation by appointment 443-694-5618 or 202-203-0725
Awards and Affiliations
“Outstanding Transpersonal Contribution” from the National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists 2018
Top 3 Hypnotherapist in WashingtonDC by Three Best Rated 2019
Top Hypnotherapist and Life Coach- Washington DC by Top Doctors 2018-2019
Transformation TV - www.transformation.tv
National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists
International Hypnosis Federation
Theosophical Society of America
Edgar Cayce Association for Research and Enlightenment
Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters Association
Maryland Pastel Society
Maryland Society of Portrait Painters
Maryland Federation of Art
-various other artists organizations-
“Outstanding Transpersonal Contribution” annual award from National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists -(this award is given to recognize a Hypnotherapist who has a strong clinical base and also has incorporated and spread the holistic and transpersonal elements of hypnosis)
Expertise Magazines Top Drawing and Painting instructor 2017 and 2018
Multiple awards of recognition within Art Exhibits
Causes and Organizations
Theosophical Society of America -https://www.theosophical.org/
Edgar Cayce Center for Research and Enlightenment - https://www.edgarcayce.org/
National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists - www.Nath.world
The International Alliance of Professional Hypnotists -
Hypnosis Federation - https://hypnosisfederation.com/
American Hypnosis Association -https://hypnosis.edu/aha/
The Society for Scientific Exploration - https://www.scientificexploration.org/