Meet Our Team
Our Patient Whisperer Associates have been trained by us to the highest standards of the profession and can assist you in helping you with a variety of issues.
Patricia Sacco, RDH, BA, CPT, CHC, CH
Patricia Sacco (RDH, BA, CPT, CHC, CH; Danbury, CT & Reading, VT) is an NGH Certified Consulting Hypnotist, an RDH in the Greater Danbury area, an NLP Practitioner, an ACE Certified (Health Coach), an NCSF Certified Personal Trainer. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Health Studies from UMASS Amherst. She has co-developed VerbalDontics™ for the Dental Community, a program that blends covert hypnosis with the latest dental practices to ensure better outcomes for patients and reduce stress in the office. She has also co-developed MyndBodyGym™ which is a program for conducting relaxation, sports enhancement, and motivational group classes for gyms, yoga studios, Pilates studios, and recreation departments nationwide.
Frances Wood, RN, CH
Frances Wood (RN, BSN, TNCC, CH; Danbury, CT) is an NGH Certified Consulting Hypnotist in the Greater Fairfield County area, a Registered Nurse at Danbury Hospital’s Level II Trauma Center. Frances holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Western Connecticut State University where she graduated with Honors. She has been in Emergency Medicine for the last 10 years and Maternity Medicine 7 years prior to that. She has co-developed VerbalRescue™ for dealing with Stress, Burn-out, and PTSD.
Kristen Sheehan, BA, CH
Intern, Consulting Hypnotist
Kristen Sheehan (BA, CH; Danbury, CT) is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Psychology. She is interning with The Patient Whisperers and is an NGH Certified Consulting Hypnotist and NLP Practitioner. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication with a Minor in Psychology. Kristen was a competitive gymnast for 7 years and her accomplishments include winning the Level 5 CT State Championship in gymnastics and representing Connecticut in the 2008 Level 8 Regional competition. She also holds several high school records in competitive diving. She recently graduated from WCSU and is currently a gymnastics instructor. Kristen is assisting in the co-development of MyndBodyGym™ which is a program for conducting relaxation, sports enhancement, and motivational group classes for gyms, yoga studios, Pilates studios, and recreation department’s nationwide, as well as assisting in the completion of the book Verbal Medicine™ with The Patient Whisperers.
Robert Monetta, BS, EMT-P, CH
Robert Monetta (BS, EMT-P, CH; Danbury, CT) is an NGH Certified Consulting Hypnotist, a Paramedic at Danbury Hospital’s level II Trauma Center, earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Criminal Justice and is an Associate at The Patient Whisperers. He has held many roles throughout his Emergency Medicine career. Robert is co-developing Verbal S.W.A.T., Special Words And Tactics with The Patient Whisperers. He is on a mission to teach about the phenomenal advantages of integrating complementary medicine into the current practice of modern emergency medicine.
Joe Smith, RN, CH
Joe Smith (RN, ADN, CH; Danbury, CT) is an NGH certified consulting hypnotist, an NLP Practitioner, and a Registered Nurse in emergency rooms practicing in both Danbury, CT and Westchester, NY. He is pursuing a career as a nurse anesthetist and is interested in blending the use of hypnosis with customary anesthesia practice and analgesia treatments. He is an associate with The Patient Whisperers as a Comfort Management Specialist™ and helping to develop comfortclinix.com. His focus is on showing the power of hypnosis and other complementary modalities in the treatment of comfort disturbances.
Sue Brady, RN, CH
Sue Brady (RN, CH; Danbury, CT) is an NGH Certified Consulting Hypnotist, a Registered Nurse at Danbury Hospital’s level II Trauma Center and is an Associate at The Patient Whisperers. She is on a mission to teach about the phenomenal advantages of integrating complementary medicine into the current practice of modern emergency medicine.