Ronald L. Stephens, a Salt Lake hypnotherapist and metaphysician, has been appointed to the advisory board of the International Hypnosis Hall of Fame Guild.

Stephens is vice president of the National Society of Hypnotherapists. He will present a lecture on non-verbal communication at the 12th annual International Hypnosis Hall of Fame, held in Atlantic City in March.Stephens, an ordained minister, studied hypnosis under William S. Kroger, of the University of California at Los Angeles.