Pierre-Etienne Vannier, MSc., CHt., is a Certified Facilitator of The Resilience Toolkit, Certified TRE (Tension/Trauma Release Exercises) Provider, and is trained in hypnotherapy and mindfulness from the Hypnosis Practitioner Training Institute, the Omni Hypnosis Training Center, the HMI College of Hypnotherapy, the American Board of NLP, and the Universal School of Integrated Clinical Hypnotherapy. Pierre-Etienne graduated from the International Business School of Tours, France, and has a Master of Science in International Management from the University of Sherbrooke, Canada.
Pierre-Etienne has been working in the field of skill-building and community empowerment since 2005. He specializes in working with people dealing with stress and trauma, with a focus on stress management, trauma recovery, behavioral change, and immune disorders. He integrates a variety of mind-body modalities (The Resilience Toolkit, TRE, clinical hypnosis, mindfulness, guided imagery, and Neuro-Linguistic Programming) to teach his clients approaches designed to build resources, foster resilience, and sustain long-term progress.
Pierre-Etienne is an independent contractor for the Huntington Memorial Hospital and the Huntington Hospital Cancer Center in Pasadena, California, and for the Newport Clinic and addiction treatment centers in Orange County, California. His community work includes volunteering with organizations supporting low-income populations and people living with HIV/AIDS, and he trained field hospital volunteers and health practitioners during the Egyptian Revolution. For eight years, he worked with the United Nations Development Program to support people living with HIV/AIDS in the Arab world.