Consultant Psychologist & Clinical Hypnotherapist


Sylvester is an experienced psychologist (consulting, counselling and clinical) and clinical hypnotherapist. He was certified and trained in the United States of America where he lived and practiced for 15 years. Since then he has also
trained and worked in New Zealand, as well as acquired advance training in Australia.

Returning to Malaysia in 1999, he continued to expand and broaden his base of skills and experience. He served as CEO for a non-profit association dedicated to raising social awareness and advancing research education to overcome breast cancer. He held the seat of Deputy Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs & Alumni at a private university in Malaysia. He held the position of Assistant Professor with both the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, and the Faculty of Social Sciences and Liberal Arts. With over 30 years of experience in the helping profession, and with his driving passion to deliver impactful, holistic, healing modalities to corporations, education institutions, students,
therapists, and individuals – he is now ideally situated as the driving force of NOW Mind Body Healing Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Sylvester is the author of Self-Hypnosis: New Opportunity for Wellness, an illuminating primer into self-hypnosis for everybody.

Professional Membership

– American Counseling Association (ACA)
– American Psychological Association (APA)
– Society for Humanistic Psychology
– Society of Psychological Hypnosis
– Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict and Violence
– National Association of Forensic Counselors (NAFC)
– International Association of Counselors and Therapists (IACT)
– International Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP)
– Australian Psychologist Press (APP)
– American Board of Hypnotherapy (ABH)
– American Hypnosis Association (AHA)
– Australian Hypnotherapists’ Association (AHA)
– New Zealand Association of Professional Hypnotherapists (NZAPH)
– Association of Hypnotherapy Practitioners Malaysia (AHPM)
– Australia & New Zealand Coaching Alliance (ANZCA)
– American University of NLP (AUNLP)