BEN POMERANTZ is a licensed clinical social worker and teaches foundation courses for first year MSW students. He has worked in the Los Angeles therapeutic community for 37 years, both as a psychotherapist in private practice and as a teacher.
Pomerantz has worked with children, families and adults in a variety of clinical settings, including medical, psychiatric and social service institutions. Pomerantz is the founder of Healing Strategies, a consulting firm offering wellness workshops to medical, educational and business organizations. For over 20 years, he has taught clinical hypnosis to psychotherapists, physicians, dentists and nurses. He has also taught "attention skills" classes to children, adolescents and adults at various schools in the community, including the UCLA Lab School.
He is the past president of the Southern California Society for Clinical Hypnosis and is certified in clinical hypnotherapy by the American Society for Clinical Hypnosis.
University of Southern California: M.S.W. 1977
University of California, Berkley: B.A. 1970
Areas of Expertise (4)
Social Work Education
Clinical Social Work
Industry Expertise (3)
Writing and Editing
Conferences and Events (2)
Basic Concepts in Clinical Hypnosis
Southern California Society of Clinical Hypnosis - Annual Workshop
Hypnosis and Meditation
Southern California Society of Clinical Hypnosis - Dinner Meeting