Antoine lived in the Middle East and Europe before settling in Australia where he has lived and worked since 1981. In 1989 he began working in Brisbane, primarily in the Fortitude Valley and New Farm areas. His work there has involvedestablishing welfare assistance schemes, emergency housing for homeless men and hospital and prison visitation. Antoine established Brisbane Hypnosis Clinic in New Farm in 1998 and has worked in counseling and therapy for more than 30 years. Antoine actively engages with people, both individually and in groups, helping develop strategies for dealing with life’s challenges. Leadership training, teaching, lecturing and public speaking have taken Antoine throughout Asia, Europe, Africa, the USA and Australia. He is a gifted communicator who speaks fluent French and has qualifications in theology, counselling and clinical hypnotherapy and he regularly trains other therapists in workshops and conferences. Antoine is also the author of the Trancesolutions series of hypnosis CDs and MP3s many of which are available through iTunes.
Antoine is a life member of the Australian Hypnotherapists Association and served as vice-president of the Association for 9 years. In 2009 he was elected National President of the AHA a position he still holds. He is a past board member of the Ericksonian Hypnosis Association of Australia and a clinical member of both the Australian Society of Clinical Hypnotherapists and the Register for Evidence-Based Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy. Antoine is also listed as a Life Member on the National Hypnotherapists Register of Australia (NHRA).