Dr. Griffin also specializes in clinical hypnosis and has over 20 years of experience in the field. He has conducted numerous seminars and workshops on clinical hypnosis for mental health professionals and family physicians. He has made presentations at the state and national level, and is a past president of the Virginia Hypnosis Society. Research has show hypnosis to be effective in the treatment of anxiety, depression, phobias, chronic pain, nicotine dependence, obesity, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, and other medical problems. Children as well as adults benefit from hypnotic interventions.
Dr. Griffin is published in the fields of child psychology and clinical hypnosis. He served on the Community Faculty in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Eastern Virginia School in Norfolk, Virginia for 15 years.