"Barbara Speaks"

Barbara is available for training and speaking engagements on Silva Method, hypnosis and meditation -- for groups, workshops and weekend retreats! If you are interested in any of these programs, please email us or call 253-225-9731.


Certified Silva Method Instructor

About Barbara Jo Hawkins


A certified Silva Lecturer, Life Skills Coach, Hypnotherapist, Speaker, and Trainer, Barbara Hawkins has been involved in the field of mind development for over 18 years.  

Barbara is a Certified Silva Method trainer since 1994. Formerly the Kentucky State Director for the Silva Method, she held classes in the Southeast US - notably in Louisville KY and Nashville TN. She now teaches the Silva Life System and the Silva Intuition System classes in the Seattle WA. Portland OR, and Sheridan WY areas. She is available to travel to other areas to facilitate Silva classes.

Her ‘Follow-Thru’ coaching program was originally designed for Silva Graduates who want to take the skills they've learned in the Silva classes and successfully integrate them into their everyday lives.

Barbara's belief is that all of us can be the architect of our own life. We may travel through life on auto-pilot, accepting whatever life brings along BUT we don't have to. All that is needed is the awareness that WE are in the driver's seat. We CAN have a life by our design and Barbara and the Silva courses can help us do that!

Whether she's working with Silva Graduates or individual clients, her goal is to help her clients effect desirable changes in their lives.

Reading and studying extensively in the field of human potential, Barbara continues to add to her expertise so that she may help her clients achieve their life-intention.

Barbara is a graduate of Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri, and she also attended The University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky.

In 2003 Barbara became a certified hypnotist, She specializes in application of techniques for post-traumatic stress disorder, phobias, grief resolution, and regression.

Additionally, she is an ordained Minister; a certified Reiki Master; is a certified Energy Restoration practitioner; is certified in The ReConnectionTM energy healing; and she is certified to do the actual ReConnectionTM   She also has had training in Comfort Touch. Her Shamanic Training was with Hank Wesselman. Barbara has attended several programs at The Monroe Institute in Virginia.

In addition to conducting The Silva Life System, The Silva Intuition Training, the Silva Method Basic Course, Barbara is a Certified Silva Coach. She is an NGH Certified Consulting Hypnotist and an ABH Certified Hypnosis Instructor.

In addition to the other workshops Barbara holds, she has given presentations for such organizations as Pacific Lutheran University, BizNetCentral's Ladies' Luncheon, Tacoma Community College, The Kentucky Association of Hypnotherapists, The Professional Woman's Network conference (two years) and the local Community Groups of the Institute of Noetic Sciences in Nashville TN and Louisville KY.; She served on BizNetCentral's Board of Advisors.