Professional Information about MaryAnn Kildebeck, LCSW, CCBH and Jodi Hassler, LPC, RPT Creative! Competent! Knowledgeable about children and families! MaryAnn and Jodi are all of these and more. They have close to 30 years of experience in working with children and families. They both work in private practice as counselors and are both former teachers. Creating and producing various recordings have been a great adventure for these two professionals, and have helped many people struggling with various difficulties. Jodi and MaryAnn have created recordings that are professional, therapeutic and also relaxing. Enjoy several recordings created by MaryAnn and Jodi that are designed to enhance your life in many areas, help adults and children reduce stress, and address challenges of divorcing and blending new families. The magic of the recordings is that they are cleverly scripted metaphors set to soothing music. No preaching. No pedantic lectures. Just listen to an entertaining story infused with new and helpful thought patterns. These recordings have been incredibly well accepted by Jodi's and MaryAnn's clients in their private practices. Even more exciting is that when selling at conventions and educational training events, they have completely sold out each time they presented their new concept and excellence in recorded products! MaryAnn has been a psychotherapist for 11 years, providing therapy for adolescents and adults as a licensed psychotherapist. Formerly a teacher working with preschool children and high school youth, she chose psychotherapy as a second profession. After years of providing cognitive behavioral therapy to her patients, MaryAnn then became certified by the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis. This elite society only admits members that are masters level therapists, psychologists, psychiatrists, dentists and nurses. Her training in relaxation therapy and hypnosis has been excellent, and she is excited to share her skills with others. She has found relaxation therapy, guided imagery and hypnosis to be helpful in working with patients with anxiety, depression and issues surrounding forgiveness and positive thinking. Jodi has been a counselor for many years. She is a play therapist and has worked with children and adults in many settings. She is a hypnotherapist, and particularly enjoys helping her clients understand the value of bringing about lasting change at the subconscious level. Her training for hypnosis and play therapy has been extensive. Her work with children as a teacher in the public schools, and her play therapy specialization has afforded her much interaction and therapeutic experience with children and families. Her passion is helping children. Have your children and stepchildren listen to these recordings. They are sure to enjoy the custom-crafted music, the cleverly composed metaphoric story and the relaxation intrinsic to listening to a story. This recording is designed specifically for children who are involved in a blended family setting - especially a setting that has had challenges and some ups and downs! It also helps the adults to listen as well. These recordings are designed for repeated listening. After you have listened to your CD many times, take pleasure in measuring the improvements!