Order of Braid Medal from National Guild of Hypnotists

"Lifetime Achievement" Award, 2018, National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists

"Hypnotism Hallmark Award"
National Guild of Hypnotists, 2019

"Outstanding Service" Award

American Society of Dowsers, received 2018

2018, "Educator of the Year" American Society of Dowsers

Roxanne Louise is a Hypnotherapist, Dowser, Reiki Master, and Stress Management Expert who divides her time between private practice, teaching classes both locally, on the internet, and at multiple national conferences yearly. She is a Past President of the American Society of Dowsers, conducted 47 informative teleconferences for them for more than 2 years, and has written numerous books and a prodigious blog. She is known for her ability to integrate multiple modalities for a powerful synergistic effect that enables profound healing not possible with one modality alone, and in a way not previously done by others. Her specializes in mental and emotional healing, stress management, mind-body healing, and creative problem solving. 


'HYPNOTISM HALLMARK AWARD' presented to Roxanne Louise from the National Guild of Hypnotists at their August 2019 convention. This is one of their highest awards, and is given to "a member who carries on the legacy by teaching and sharing knowledge." They  mentioned I have been at this since 1989 (30 years)!

'OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARD' presented to Roxanne Louise from the American Society of Dowsers on June 29, 2019 for conducting two teleconferences monthly since 2017.

'LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT' Award presented to Roxanne Louise from the National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists at their annual conference, November, 2018. This award is not given every year. Roxanne is a regular presenter and also a Member of the Advisory Board. This was her 6th national award in hypnosis on top of the one given in dowsing.

'EDUCATOR of the YEAR' Award presented to Roxanne Louise from the American Society of Dowsers on June 16, 2018, and also accepted as a Member of the Board of Trustees.She opened her business as Unlimited Potential in New Jersey in 1989, which she ran in Fairfield, Montclair, West Orange and Roseland until 2008. She opened a central Virginia satellite office in 2002, which became full-time in 2009 and is now based in Faber, VA just south of Charlottesville. 

Roxanne Louise is recognized as a leader in the fields of hypnosis, Reiki and dowsing in America as evidenced by the following:

  • Advisory Board, National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists, 2017 to present.
  • President, American Society of Dowsers, June 2019-March 2020
  • Recipient of the 2019 'Hypnotism Hallmark Award'from the National Guild of Hypnotists–one of their highest awards for “a member who carries on the legacy by teaching and sharing knowledge.”
  • Recipient of 'Special Recognition Award', American Society of Dowsers, 2019
  • Recipient of a 'Lifetime Achievement Award' from the National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists in 2018. This is their highest honor and not given every year.
  • Board of Trustees Member of the American Society of Dowsers June, 2018 - June, 2019.
  • Recipient of the'Educator of the Year Award' from the American Society of Dowsers in 2018.
  • Recipient of the 'Order of the Braid', a lifetime achievement award, from the National Guild of Hypnotists. Roxanne is wearing the medal for this in the photo.
  • Recipient of the 2008 'Most Unique Contribution Award' from the National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists.
  • Recognition in 2007 as Lifetime Member from the International Association of Counselors and Therapists
  • Keynote speaker at the 2006 Association for the Advancement of Ethical Hypnosis Convention.
  • Recipient in 2005 of the'Harry Arons Award for Total Dedication' from the Association for the Advancement of Ethical Hypnosis (their highest award and not given every year).
  • Recipient of the 2003 'Outstanding Transpersonal Achievement Award' from the National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists for her work in integrating hypnosis with other modalities.
  • Nominated twice for the prestigious 'Sealah Award' (their highest award) of the International Hypnosis Hall of Fame.
  • Recipient of the 1996 'Woman of the Year Award' from the International Hypnosis Hall of Fame
  • Member of the Advisory Board, National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists, 2017-
  • Delegate to the Council of Professional Hypnosis Organizationsannual meeting, multiple years

Regular faculty member yearly at several of the national hypnosis conventions since 1992: 

  • National Guild of Hypnotists
  • National Association of Transpersonal Hypnotherapists (and current Advisory Board Member)
  • International Hypnosis Federation
  • International Medical and Dental Association (and a former Board Member)*
  • International Association of Counselors and Therapists*
  • International Hypnosis Hall of Fame (and former President IHHF Guild Inc.)*

              *( all 3 are now combined into the International Alliance of Professional Hypnotists with it's annual HypnoExpo Conference)

  • American Board of Hypnotherapy
  • Mid-America Hypnosis Conference
  • Heartland Hypnosis Conference
  • American Council of Hypnosis Examiners
  • National Board of Hypnotic Anaesthesiology
  • North Coast (Ohio) Conference

 Regular presenter at the American Society of Dowsers Conferences, Teleconferences, Chapters

  • American Society of Dowsers Conventions (national- many years to current)
    • ​Originator, Facilitator and Panelist of monthly international teleconference calls: Dowsing Support and Continuing Education, since 1/2018 - 3/2020.
    • Host of monthly international teleconference calls: Discover Dowsing since 8/2018 - 3/2020
    • Featured Speaker, Discover Dowsing teleconference call, 10/17, 2/20
  • West Coast Dowsers Conference (2016, 2018)
  • ​Southern Appalachian Dowsers Conference (2015)
  • Presenter at various dowsing chapters and organizations

 Presenter at multiple other conferences: 

  • One Heart Homecoming, 3 years
  • US Psychotronics Conference
  • Lightworkers Alliance
  • Half Moon Festival(NH)
  • Sober in the Sun Festival (MA
  • Safari Motor Coach Rally (FL)
  • Family Motor Coach Association Rally (FL)

Founder and Director of the Association of Hypnosis Professionals, 1997 - 2007 for on-going education and support of Hypnotherapists in the greater Metropolitan NY/NJ region.

Founder and Director of Central Virginia Dowsers, 2013 to present for training, on-going education and support of Dowsers in the greater central Virginia region. Several meetings annually in Charlottesville, VA.

 Full page write up in the New York Times.

 Professional Teaching Tour: In 1997 Roxanne taught 2-day classes in HypnoReiki, a Mind-Body Healing course integrating Reiki with hypnosis techniques geared to Physicians, Reiki Practitioners and Pranic Healers, and also Pendulum Workshops in a month-long, 6 city teaching/private client tour throughout all of India.

Roxanne was active in the early days of the New Jersey Chapter of the National Guild of Hypnotists. She set up speakers for monthly meetings, and wrote the newsletter for a couple of years. During challenges to the hypnosis profession in New Jersey during those years, she was also extremely active as a lobbyist to stop takeover of hypnosis by psychologists. 

In addition, she has given innumerable seminars and workshops throughout the country for both professionals and laymen in mind-body healing and self-help techniques.                                              

Original contributions:

  • to Reiki: Roxanne was the first known person to publish and teach on a national basis how to fully integrate the principles of hypnosis, the power of suggestion, stress management, visualization, pain management, prayer and healing, soul retrieval, spirit and animal communication into Reiki for a full Mind-Body Healing approach starting in 1992. She also taught how to undo negative suggestionexpanded the understanding of telepathic and distant healing. Finally, she expanded a traditional Reiki mind to mind communication technique not widely known to create instant state of trance and the powerful transmission of helpful ideas directly into the mind of the client along with helpful hypnotic interventions.


  • to Dowsing:Roxanne was the first known person to publish and teach on a national basis how to fully integrate the principles of hypnosis in adapting pendulum work with private therapy client work for mental and emotional healing, mind-body healing, and practical business matters since starting in 1992.

  • to Hypnosis: Roxanne was the first known person to publish and teach on a national basis how to adapt pendulum dowsing to every aspect of client work and the functioning of a business, to locate and clear the mental and emotional drivers of disease and other problems even before a client walks into the office, to create treatment as well as business strategies, and to monitor progress in problem solving of any kind.

 Her mission is to teach the general public powerful and significant ways that they can help themselves, and to train helping professionals to a higher level of thoroughness and excellence. Both in her classes and her books, she is widely respected for her original thinking, and being comprehensive while making the subject matter easy to understand.

The author of several books:

  • Therapeutic Dowsing and Telepathic Healing (a complete pendulum dowsing course)
  • Releasing Anger without Killing Anyone!
  • Accessing More - Tapping into the Eternal, Unlimited Self with the Infinite Intelligence Process
  • Your Unlimited Potential (a complete self-hypnosis course)
  • Reiki--Path to Transformation
    • Volume One: Hands on Healing
    • Volume Two: Mental, Emotional and Distant Healing
    • Volume Three: Mind-Body Healing
  • Everything You Need to Help Someone Quit! (for hypnotherapists)
  • Yes, You Can Stop Smoking! (for the layman)
  • Weight Loss Everyone Should Know! (currently out of print)

She has also written a hypnotherapy training manual, created many short booklets, as well hypnosis and seminar tapes, office forms for Hypnotherapists, and various inspirational and laminated charts. All are available for sale through our Book Store.

Before starting Unlimited Potential, Roxanne was a professional classical singer for 20 years, performing on every major hall in NYC (except Avery Fisher) and many music festivals with many world renown groups. She sang in the professional chorus of  NYC Opera (10 years), NYC Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Joffrey Ballet, Netherlands Ballet, Bach Aria Group, Ars Musica, Friends of French Opera, Little Orchestra Society, NJ State Opera, and many more. She was a full fellow with Aspen Music Festival for three seasons. She was orchestra and oratorio soloist with multiple groups throughout the greater NYC region. She taught singing for many years, and wrote a small volume on classical singing technique now out of print. She was also Executive Secretary  to the Orchestra Manager for the Metropolitan Opera. She studied with world reknown artists and voice teachers in NYC, Boston and Maine.

 Before that, she worked several years as the professional vocational counselor for the State of Massachusetts in Boston, a vocational consultant to local jail, and college dormitory mother in Portland, Maine, a caseworker in NYC Department of Welfare (Chinatown, Bowery and the Lower East Side), and a high school social studies teacher in Newark, NJ.

Roxanne is a graduate of Montclair State College, NJ with many courses taken elsewhere: the New School for Social Research, NYC, University of Maine, Boston University, Harvard Extension, among others. Her hypnosis training of almost 2000 classroom hours, which started in 1987,  is with the finest professionals in the field.

 In 2009, she started Back to Basics--Creating Sustainability and Conscious Community to assist local people develop resiliency. The group, which is now inactive, had multiple meetings per year, and some field trips. Roxanne also wrote dozens of newsletters for the group.

In 2013, she founded Central Virginia Dowsers for training and ongoing monthly support  committed to creating a strong, vibrant dowsing community  for the practical assistance, healing and enhancement of the individual members and the community at large.

Today Roxanne continues to write, work with clients both in person and online, lecture widely and is available as a trainer or seminar presenter anywhere in the world for sufficient enrollment. She now is actively developing online training programs and support programs for her private clients, hypnosis and dowsing students.

About Roxanne Louise