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The Writings of Anny Slegten

- books that are available for purchase -

Poppy Field
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The Sacred Vow:
And the Past Surfaced into the Now

This is a story of two lovers who began their journey near the end of World War I in Flanders Fields where the bright red poppies grow…


Only death can keep them apart...


Time passes, and despite the trials and tribulations of war…


The lovers meet and reunite in this life, in a country far, far away…


Join Anny and Maurice in a love story for the ages.

Conversations With Those Who Passed Away
- Second Edition

So, we are here. What happens once we die? Is there an afterlife? Is there eternity? Where is it? How is it? Do we really live forever? Somehow, deep down, we know there is more and wonder what will happen to us after leaving this world.


Stories from the Other Side is based on Anny’s numerous encounters with the dead that have occurred during hypnotherapy sessions. Based on the information Anny has collected from these spirits, she decided to shed light on what happens after we die. By making them talk about themselves, Anny learned the experience is not about lights, heaven, hell, and the like. Transcripts of conversations with spirits do reveal what happens next.


Join Anny as she shares fascinating real life stories from the ones who passed to the next plane.

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The Four Mental Agreements to Losing Weight

Losing Weight, Staying Slim, Being Healthy… observing how people torture themselves to be at their ideal weight and looks. Anny has decided to share a simple and effective way to be slim and stay slim using only your mind. Your mind thinks… and thinking is a mental function – a place of creation.


It is not what you eat that makes you fat. It is what makes you eat that makes you fat – the mental blocks you are entertaining by focusing on your weight and how you look.


Reiki Pure and Simple
Volume 1: The Sacred Rites

The Sacred Rites of Usui Reiki. This is a work book about Reiki, Energy Work, and more… Welcome to Reiki with Anny… where you learn and increase your knowledge about Reiki and Energy Work. This book Volume I is your class companion. As you master Reiki – by writing down your thoughts as the days unfold – you are creating your personal Reiki assistant! Doing so helps you understand the simplicity as well as the beneficial uses of energy.


To my observation – due to it’s simplicity – Usui Reiki is the most organized and best way to learn how to use and direct energy. When taught correctly, the fundamentals of Reiki and Energy work can be learned in one powerful weekend. To learn more about Reiki with Anny, visitThe Reiki Training Center of Canada


Reiki Pure and Simple
Volume 2: Reiki Ryoho Hikkei
(The Most Important Methods for Reiki)

The Most Important Methods of Reiki – Volume II This is a work book about Reiki, Energy Work, and more… Welcome to Reiki with Anny… where you learn and increase your knowledge about Reiki and Energy Work. In 1999, Anny attended a workshop in Detroit, Michigan, United States – given by Frank Arjava Petter accompanied by Chetna Kobayashi. Frank is the author of Reiki Fire and Reiki, The Legacy of Dr. Usui. The training was open to anyone having taken Reiki, Level II – regardless of spiritual lineage.

Anny reflected on this training and realized energy workers may apply many of the techniques to their practice.


Reiki Pure and Simple
Volume 4: The Teacher Manual

This is a work book about sharing Reiki, Energy Work, and more.

Here you are – you have had the pleasure of learning Usui Reiki and understanding how the Universal Energy works in a way applicable to your life right now.


This is the profound inner experience Mikao Usui shared with us – and you have decided to share this expression with others by becoming a Reiki Master/Teacher.

Through your journey to becoming a Reiki Master/Teacher, the richest joy comes from understanding the process at a deeper level – and by helping others experience the benefits of Reiki.


It is said: “The journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step!”

Becoming the Reiki Master/Teacher is the next beautiful step.


To learn more about Reiki with Anny, visit The Reiki Training Center of Canada


Hypnotism, An Introduction

HYP 101: The Basic

This is a course companion for learning the basics of hypnosis and so much more. As you discover hypnosis – by writing down your thoughts as the days unfold – you are learning the subtle art of creating your own self-hypnosis scripts and motivational affirmations. You will be amazed at the simplicity of the skills you learn and how beneficial hypnosis really is!


When taught correctly, the fundamentals of hypnosis can be learned in one powerful weekend. You will have the pleasure of learning to do this correctly, right from the start, and you will greatly speed up your ability to help yourself and others (as you progress in your hypnosis training).


To learn more about hypnosis with Anny, visit the Hypnotism Training Institute of Alberta.

Tropical Leaves

Part 1, Training in Hypnosis
HYP 201: Professional Hypnotism

Seeing the Buddha facing the front of my office, surrounded by bright yellows Marigolds, someone asked me if I was a Buddhist.


"No, I am not a Buddhist" was my answer.


"Well," said the visitor who came at the door to sell me recently taken aerial pictures of the property, "how come then do you have a Buddha there?"


I chose to put this friendly and smiling Buddha there to convey my welcome to friends, clients and students. The peace of Buddha is the perfect welcome onto the fascinating and rewarding world of hypnosis.


As you are holding this book in your hands, I welcome you to the next step in your hypnosis journey!


Part 1, Training in Hypnosis

HYP 202: Hypnotherapy
Principle & Practice

The picture of my recliner on the book cover is a dedication to all my clients - young and old - who sat in this well used healing space.


One afternoon, a man, in his mid-twenties had a hypnotherapy session regarding his relationship with his father. At the end of his highly emotional and delightful hypnotherapy session he got up and looked at me. Pointing at my recliner he declared “This is a magic chair!”


And since then, the picture of my recliner became my trademark.


With fond memories, I had to put my recliner in retirement, worn out after thirty-one year of constant use. When put in the reclining position I had to hold onto the chair to prevent it to flipping back on the floor.


The replacement arrived, and with great relief, I observed the magic side of the hypnotherapy sessions have been imparted to this comfortable new recliner.


With the aid of the magic recliner, private and surrogate sessions allow me to be current in my teaching and writings.


My wish is for you to have the privilege to facilitate the transformation of a soul. By taking these hypnosis and hypnotherapy courses, I hope you share in “the magic chair”.


Above the Clouds
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Part 2, Training in Regression Therapy

HYP 203: Advanced Clinical Hypnotherapy

Using hypnosis as a technique, you are now entering the second phase of training - Regression Hypnotherapy. 


During one-on-one sessions, clients often connect with their inner child. This is the reason I chose a picture of the swing in my yard - it is a perfect image to help you understand what clients experience.


The mind is deductive and goes from effect back to cause. The cause can be anything between a recent situation all the way to a past life.


As you enjoy the training, you will discover that everything has a beginning, and, if your client so desires… everything can be fixed when they go from effect back to cause.


When looking at yourself - you may realize this goes for you too!




Part 2, Training in Regression Therapy

Hypnosis 204: Healing with Hypnotherapy

Did you notice the little 7 ½ cm (3 inches) clay pot, gracing the cover of this book?


What does that have to do with regression therapy and past lives?


Well, this little clay pot was returned to me in 1992. When I saw it, I recognized it, knew it was mine, and what I was using it for.


I instantly burst into tears as I found myself in a past life. I was back there, reliving that time of so long ago.


Wonder what is the story behind the little clay pot?


I will tell you in class…



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Clinical Hypnotherapist Certification Program

HYP 601: Hypnotherapy & the Paranormal

The Amidah Buddha is venerated in Buddhist culture. 


It represents unconditional love of self. Yes, you read it right: Unconditional love of self. 

Although named differently in different countries and languages, you will have the same Buddha when asking for the Buddha representing unconditional love. 

Deciding to take a new Reiki course, I went into a trance during the Reiki attunement. As I went into this deep trance - I asked Subby to let me know what was so important to have unconditional love of self.

The answer came to me crystal clear – and I was in shock! Unconditional love of self is a tall order, and has nothing to do with religion, or lack of it. Unconditional love is pertaining to the Paranormal.

This is the reason the Amidah Buddha was chosen for the cover of the book you hold in your hand right now: Hypnotherapy and the Paranormal.

In class, I will explain this to you in much greater detail.


With Love and Light,




Clinical Hypnotherapist Certification Program

Hypnosis 602: Physiological Stress Release

From the house veranda, I enjoy watching birds frolicking in the bird bath, ruffling their feathers, and picking out whatever they feel should not be hiding there.


They then get out of the water, stand at the hedge of the bird bath, give themselves a good shake and happily fly off to resume the duty of the day.


Just like us, allowing our soul, our diamond as I call it, to feel cleaner and shine in its full beauty each time we resolve an issue weighting on our conscious, bringing with it a much-needed peace of mind.


As you know by now, our soul chose a physical life to speed up evolving our soul, having resolved what weighs heavily in our conscious. 


By being true to ourselves, resolving issues now, we are hopefully preparing ourselves for a better life after this physical one.


With Love and Light,





A poem found in Henry Ford's desk, penned in his wife's handwriting, went like this:

Bite off more than you can chew and chew it.

Dare to take on more than can do and do it.

Hitch your wagon to the stars,

Keep your seat,

And there you are!

Well, it is what kept me going when I put all the Hypnosis class material in book form, now available on Amazon.

Considering my computer skills, I took on more than I could chew – that is for sure!

Without the incredible help I got from four people, I am sure I would not even look at such a mammoth project.

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