About Us


J.D. King was born and raised in Riverside, California. He received his Bachelor’s degree in communication arts from California Baptist University in 2007. He also recieved his Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Cal Baptist in 2010. He received his Hypnotherapy training and certification from the Cernie Instiute and Valley Hypnosis Center in 2007. J.D. had his first experience with hypnosis at the young age of 12.

He began using hypnosis in his own life to improve his athletic skills, grades and overall quality of life. After seeing and experiencing the limitless powers of hypnosis in his own life, he decided to learn the craft in order to help others experience this wonderful form of healing the unconscious mind. Hypnotherapy is the most exciting progressive form of alternative medicine and self-improvement available today and is quickly becoming one of the fastest, easiest and most reliable ways to make positive and lasting changes in your life. It is successful in treating children, adolescents and adults for a variety of issues, both physical and psychological.

Our mission at Smart Thing King Hypnotherapy is to assist you in improving and enhancing your physical, mental and emotional well-being by unlocking the unlimited power of your mind. With hypnotherapy you can resolve conflicts and problems, develop interpersonal skills, manage behavior, and reduce stress. You can break negative habits and patterns forever, improve your relationships, or begin achieving success academically, athletically and professionally. The possibilities are endless!