The Garrett Hypnosis and Wellness Center offers Hypnosis, Psycho-Therapy, Massage, Acupuncture, Rolfing (Zen Therapy), Yoga Classes, QiGong, Reiki, and much more. All Practitioners are independent and not employed by The Garrett Wellness Center.  The Garrett Wellness Center is not responsible for their services, fees or any communications or transactions they have with their clients.  Each practitioner is responsible for their actions and services. We also offer services in Spanish Russian and Polish. 

Are you in private practice or have your own business and lack an affordable office space to be proud of?  Garrett Wellness Center offers you the highest quality of offices for your clients/patients. 4000 square feet of comfortable office space with 24/7 access to your private office. Our offices are designed with the Alternative practitioner in mind. We offer all the amenities you may need and scheduling is on line. There are many great offices to choose from, including body rooms as well as counseling offices. We also offer a large meeting room for groups up to 40 plus students and workshops or group meetings. The meeting room has a wet bar and full kitchen services. You can rent an office space or meeting room by the hour with no contract or commitment or cancellation fees. Contact us to be part of a team you would be proud of. The Garrett Wellness Center is the longest running wellness center with an excellent reputation in Chicago operating full time since 1970. 

For information or a tour call Larry Garrett or Sally Walsh at 773-395-6100 


Some Of Our Practitioners

Aneta M. Barton

Contact Aneta at AMBHYPNOSIS@GMAIL.COM or phone at 773.988.4641. Her philosophy is,  “I inspire people to feel and think differently.”

Certified Consulting Hypnotist with the National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH), a union member of the National Federation of Hypnotists and a practitioner of the oldest hypnosis center in Chicago where she assists clients to create breakthroughs in their lives.  She is also a member of the Association to Advance Ethical Hypnosis and the International Society for Investigative and Forensic Hypnosis.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Loyola University Chicago in Organizational Development and Leadership with a minor in Organizational Psychology.  Aneta is a member of the Organization Development Network of Chicago (ODN Chicago).  OD practitioners engage in personal and professional development through lifelong learning.  [Learning, development, talent, visioning, planning all fall under the domain of OD.]

Aneta’s law enforcement background includes the Chicago Police Department and the Illinois State Police.  Her innate skills and law enforcement background give her an edge in law enforcement hypnosis.  Currently, Aneta is one of few hypnotists specializing in this area.

Bonita Guerra


Is in private practice in the Avondale community and has offices at the Garrett Wellness Center. She is available by appointment only and provides therapy and EAP counseling to adults, young adults, couples and families. Although she is not bi-lingual she works with many clients of Hispanic origin who seeks a therapist who is knowledgeable and appreciative of their culture. She is currently on thirteen insurance panels. She incorporates the principles of IFS and Relational Life Therapy as well as hypnosis and solution focused pragmatic problem solving and crisis response skills. She believes every individual has the capacity to work toward happiness, fulfillment and growth. She is comfortable with multi-culture, multi-ethnic and LGBTQ clients.

A certified Medical Tai Chi/Qi Gong Instructor and Touch Healing Therapist in private practice since 1996.   

Energy Exercises: You can access and direct your vital life force or “qi” to dramatically improve your health and creativity, boost your athletic performance, and increase your productivity.  Group classes and private instruction for any ability.

Energy Healing: Therapies are applied to the whole body/mind, including bones, muscles, nerves, hormones, organs, acupuncture meridians, and chakra energy centers as you relax on a massage table.  Applications for stress, disease, recovery, or any imbalance.


Lili Betancourt

A board certified consulting hypnotist in private practice since 2005. Her services are also available by phone and Skype. Some of her certifications and training include: Pediatric Hypnosis, Pain Management, Emotional Freedom Techniques and Self-acceptance Training.  Lili offers private and group instruction in self-hypnosis and holistic pain relief, teaching at the City Colleges of Chicago and as far away as Playa del Carmen, Mexico. She is pleased to count as her greatest credits her children: Joe Jr, Steve and Angie and her 30 year marriage to Joe.

Barbara Habschmidt

You may contact Barbara at 708-951-1952 for an appointment and/or a free 20 minute consultation so your questions about hypnosis can be answered.

Lead hypnotherapist and founder of Hypnosis for Empowerment. In addition to helping clients improve thoughts, emotions, and behaviors that limit their lives, she specializes in the management of symptoms brought on by medical conditions. She is deeply dedicated to helping people with cancer manage the mental and physical challenges of their diagnosis.

She is certified by the National Guild of Hypnosis (NGH) and follows the NGH Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice to ensure each client’s
success and well-being.

Barbara is passionate about hypnosis and the success it brings to her clients.  She is available by appointment here at the Garrett Wellness Center in Chicago.

Lynne Nozicka

Lynne has 2 locations,  Garrett Wellness Center 3020 N .Kimball Ave. Chicago, or 454 Central Avenue, Highland Park, IL.     You can contact Lynne @ 847-254-8393

Expert coach & hypnotherapist providing counseling in nutrition, weight management, stress management, pain management, relationship conflicts, life transitions, goal achievement, performance enhancement, test anxiety, phobias, and coping with serious illness,  utilizing extensive working knowledge of health  & wellness theory and application as a teacher, trainer, mentor, motivator and coach

• Conducts telephonic and/or in-person clinical coaching
• Utilizes non-invasive techniques through Guided Imagery, NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming), Hypnosis, and E.F.T. (Emotional Freedom Techniques
• Empowers clients to achieve health goals by coaching them to make lasting behavior changes to achieve optimal health and well-being
• Helps clients make choices and reinforces their choices through the use of hypnosis.

LRosi Neri

Seciones de hipnosis en español

(847) 778-1305

Hypnosis in Spanish.

Body, Mind and Soul Heal all Through Hypnosis                                                                            

 Sana tu vida! liberate de tus miedos y vive una vida major

Joslynn Adams

Licensed Acupuncturist with Illinois Association of Oriental Medicine (ILLAOM), a Licensed Massage Therapist with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) and practices in Chicago at the Garret Wellness Center and the Northwest suburbs at Crossfit Fire.
Joslynn received her Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine with a focus on Herbal Medicine and Orthopedic Management. She has praciticed a wide variety of specialties including women’s health, general medicine, sports medicine, psycho-emotional disorders and pediatrics but has found a passion for pain management.
Joslynn believes that Oriental medicine has allowed her to take her passion of people, health and community to be combined into one cohesive model. She is able to provide this through a combination of  Acupuncture, Massage Therapy, and health education. She focuses her craft on functional medicine and rebalancing muscle groups and believes that Oriental Medicine is an amazing way to increase overall wellbeing.

Michelle Paris

(773) 484-7948

Michelle is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has provided psychotherapy and professional consultation for over 15 years. Her approach is to build a therapy process unique to each client, blending neuroscientific and evidence-based methods with creative and insight-oriented therapies. She focuses on instilling “hope”, as clients – whether individuals, couples, families or professionals – discover, accept, and build upon what is already a part of them.

Her clinical specialities include:
• Anxiety
• Depression
• Relationship Issues
• Life transitions
• Work-life balance
• Infertility
• Parenting challenges
• Stress management
• Body Image
• Self-esteem

Services for Professionals include:
• Clinical Supervision – individual and group
• LCSW Supervision Hours
• Consultation
• Staff Training & Clinical Presentations
• Program Development
• Burnout Prevention and Self-Care
• Leadership development
• Professional Relationships & Boundaries
• Effective teaming with collaterals
• Career counseling