Vladimir S. Snigur M.D. is a psychiatrist, psychotherapist, English/Russian translator and interpreter, member of the International Society of Hypnosis (ISH). He received his medical degree from Moscow Medical Academy and took postgraduate training in therapeutics, anaesthesiology, and intensive care. After having worked in an intensive care unit for several years he took postgraduate training in psychiatry and psychotherapy specializing in ericksonian hypnosis. Currently he works as a psychotherapist in an outpatient clinic in Moscow and has private practice.
Dr. Snigur is the author of New-Hypnosis.ru, the popular scientific site about therapeutic hypnosis, psychotherapy and neuroscience.
Dr. Snigur has got many years' experience in martial arts and meditation techniques. He has got black belt in Aikido Aikikai.