A licensed psychologist with 30 years of experience in clinical practice, Maggie Phillips leads workshops, online seminars, and teleclasses nationally and internationally on chronic pain, hypnosis, Somatic Experiencing, stress disorders, the treatment of trauma, and uses of energy psychology and other approaches in mindbody healing. In her private practice, Dr. Phillips specializes in the treatment of complex chronic emotional and physical pain, and posttraumatic and dissociative stress conditions. Phillips is the author of two previous books in addition to numerous articles and book chapters, She has been honored with the Cornelia Wilbur award from the International Society for the Study of Dissociation (ISSD) for her contributions to the field of trauma and dissociation, the Crasilneck award for excellence in writing and the President’s Award from the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, and is contributing editor for the American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis. Dr. Phillips frequently presents at conferences around the world. She has been awarded Fellow status in both the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH) and in the International Society for the Study of Dissociation (ISSD).