Renée Miereanu’s Bio

Renée Miereanu began her private practice in Hawaii in 1981. She now resides and works in Ashland, Oregon. Utilizing self-hypnosis training, guided meditation, and cognitive and transpersonal techniques combined with personal counseling. She creates customized approaches for each individual client and student to transform their problems into strengths. She specializes in tobacco cessation, weight control, sports performance, relationship counseling, stress management, insomnia prevention, abuse issues and much, much more.

Her broad based, eclectic approach includes the use of Clinical Hypnotherapy and Ericsonian hypnosis, Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Interactive Guided Imagery, Behavioral Modification, Inner Parts Dialogue Therapy, and Self-hypnosis Training.

Renée has studied in many cities in the US and Canada with Professional Associates in Clinical Hypnosis, Education and Research Foundation of the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, Chaplain trainings, and numerous prison educational trainings. There, she focused upon the brilliant therapeutic work of Milton H. Erickson, MD. She also studied extensively with such famous names as David Cheek MD., William O’Hanlin, Ph.D., Eleanor Field, Ph.D., Leonard Shaw, MS Anjali Hill, and Shelia Rossi, Ph. D. Doctor Rossi co-authored the book entitled Hypnotic Realities with doctor Milton H. Erickson, M.D. However, Renee’s says that her favorite instructors include her thousands of clients and students!

Renée has been invited to present her work at the Los Angeles Academy of Clinical Hypnosis, the Washington and Oregon Hypnosis Associations, the Hawaii Dental Society, the Hyatt Regency Waikoloa, the Hawaii Department of Health Nurses Association, the Seattle Children’s Home, and many more distinguished organizations. Ms. Miereanu was a volunteer sponsor co-facilitating the Gestalt seminar, entitled “Love and Forgiveness” at the Washington State, full security Prison for men from 1996-2008. She has been carrying the mantle of Leonard Shaw, M.A. who began these astonishingly heartwarming prison seminars in 1986.

Ms. Miereanu is the creator of the Breathe® tobacco cessation method and the guided imagery recordings I Love Myself All Ways and Always, Meeting The Tobacco Addict, Quittin’ Spittin’ It Is Done. As well as Meeting Your Smoker for Men, It Is Done For Men and Meeting Your Smoker for Women and  It Is Done For Women.

Says she, “We all have access to vast inner resources that can be utilized to transform our problems into strengths. It is my contention that unconditional love of Self is the true door to positive shifts. Supporting my clients, family and friends to produce resolute changes is one of the greatest joys of my life and theirs!”

  • Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, American Counsel of Hypnotist Examiners #CHT881-493, 1981
  • Certified Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, 1993
  • Washington State Registered Hypnotherapist #HP10000689 1995-2009
  • Washington State Registered Counselor #RC00028577 1995-2009
  • Volunteer Love and Forgiveness Seminar leader in Washington State Penitentiary 1997-2008
  • Volunteer Spiritual Care at Asanté Rogue Valley Medical Center, Medford, Oregon 2013-present