The International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association is a Referral  Service dedicated to providing the community with excellently trained Certified Hypnotherapists. IMDHA Practitioners work harmoniously with allied healthcare professionals to aid individuals in dealing with specific challenges and procedures.

IMDHA's mission is to provide and encourage education programs to further, the knowledge, understanding, and application of hypnosis in complementary healthcare; to encourage research and scientific publication in the field of hypnosis; to promote the further recognition and acceptance of hypnosis as an important tool in healthcare and focus for scientific research; to cooperate with other professional organizations that share mutual goals, ethics and interests; and to provide a professional community for those complementary healthcare professionals, therapists and researchers who use hypnosis in their work. It is designed to be a Referral Service of Certified Members to healthcare providers as well as the general public.