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George J. Pratt, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical and consulting psychologist (Psy 4884) with a private practice in La Jolla, CA, where he specializes in psychotherapy, mind / body techniques, hypnotherapy and performance enhancement. He has a depth of training and an abundance of experience to help people relieve their difficulties and work toward enhancement of their lives. He provides a wide range of treatment options for recovery from many forms of anxiety, depression, fear, stress-related problems and to enhance performance and effectiveness in business, athletics, academics, and other areas. Treatment options include cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), clinical hypnosis, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Energy Psychology and Mind/Body techniques.

Watch George on ‘Three Larry King Live Episodes

Compassionate, strategic clinical help with the challenges of life.

Clinical psychologist Dr. George Pratt can help with a range of problems and assist in improving happiness, health, success and relationships. His goal is to help his clients relieve unproductive mental processes and to achieve their highest levels of functioning and performance in the important areas of their lives. With over 30 years of experience, he works in a rapid and perceptive manner to help you. Dr. Pratt has served as Chairman of Psychology, Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla and has been on staff for over 25 years. Dr. Pratt is a Fellow and Approved Consultant of the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, and is Past-President of the San Diego Society of Clinical Hypnosis. He is a Diplomate of the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology and the American Academy of Pain Management. He is a member of several professional organizations including the American Psychological Association. Dr. Pratt served on the faculty of the University of Minnesota, and presently teaches at the University of California, San Diego Ext. He is co-author of Code to Joy: The Four-Step Solution to Unlocking Your Natural State of Happiness, Instant Emotional Healing: Acupressure for the Emotions, A Clinical Hypnosis Primer, and Hyper-Performance: Release Your Business Potential.


Rob Dyrdek speaks to Graham Bensinger about using Dr. Pratt’s techniques to achieve phenomenal success

Rob Dyrdek admits he felt unfulfilled as a pro skate-boarder, and at age 24, literally got, “Hypnotized for Success” by Dr Pratt.

Rob is host of Fantasy Factoryand Ridiculousness.  George was also featured on an episode of Fantasy Factoryhelping Drama become successful.  Within a year and a half he was making $12 million a year from his clothing company.

Watch this interview, taped in 2014 courtesy of Graham Bensinger.

Dr. Pratt’s incredibly simple techniques help relieve ourselves of the emotional hang ups and stress that can bring us down from day-to-day. Their work has had a fabulous impact on my life, a wonderful gift for anyone serious about living life to the fullest.

Ken Blanchard, Ph.D
Co-Author, One Minute Manager

When I was twenty-five years old I went to see Dr. George Pratt, and it changed my life. George’s work is the reason behind everything I have and everything I’ve accomplished-and you’ll learn these same tools in the pages of Code to Joy.

Rob Dyrdek
Host of MTV’s Fantasy Factory and Ridiculousness

Renowned psychologist, Dr. George Pratt, is a modern-day healer and has created a brilliant formula that allows us all to tap into our highest potential. I have personally experienced his self-healing tools and found them to be incredibly effective. George is the real deal!

Larry King
Host, Larry King Live