Frayda Kafka is a certified hypnotist who has practiced for 38 years in New York City, New Jersey, the Virgin Islands, Florida and the Hudson Valley. She is a Tobacco Free ‘Fresh Start’ counselor and a doula. Trained by Dr.Sidney Rosen, a disciple of Dr. Milton Erickson, she has worked with thousands of people, both in groups and individually.
After moving Upstate in 1973, she began practicing hypnosis and stress management in addition to her individual psychotherapy and group work.
She has trained professionals in the use of self-hypnosis, natural childbirth and stress management at Mount Sinai, Benedictine Hospital, Northern Dutchess Hospital Birthing Center, Bard College, The Mental Health Associations of Ulster and Dutchess Counties, Hospice and other public and private institutions.
“Frayda helped me to deal with the most stressful period of my life. I feel very lucky to have chosen her to help me through.” Marge Gaffin