"The Wall Street Hypnosis Center, which is actually located on nearby William Street, is a full service hypno-therapeutic outlet, specializing in such traditional behavior-modification programs as helping smokers to give up cigarettes, inducing…(overweight people)… to lay off the Twinkies and assisting depressed people in surviving the dreaded Christmas holidays. But what gives Roosevelt's operation its special cachet is her insistence that hypnotism can be used to make brokers more successful brokers and to make traders more successful traders. Theoretically, it could even be used to make investors better Investors."
"Welcome to the Wall Street Hypnosis Center. Yes, a controversial therapeutic technique that has gained acceptance over the years, usually to help people do things like quit smoking and lose weight, is finding a new clientele amid the canyons of Wall Street...her (Ruth Roosevelt) clientele is ... loyal...and offered up glowing testimonials."
WALL STREET JOURNAL:
"The Wall Street Hypnosis Center is swamped with traders willing to pay $100 a session for stress reduction."
CRAIN'S NEW YORK BUSINESS:
"Ms. Roosevelt...helps her stressed-out Wall Street clients to reduce tension, raise profit ceilings, and expand their sense of time."
NEW YORK TIMES:
"At the Wall Street Hypnosis Center, 165 William Street, a dozen or so traders visit monthly to keep their unconscious mind honed for split second decisions."
NEW YORK MAGAZINE:
"Ms. Roosevelt, founder of the Wall Street Hypnosis Center, helps clients quit smoking, lose weight, and make investment choices...Roosevelt makes a contribution by working with traders, bankers, and brokers to help them better achieve their goals."
"Do you need to lose weight? quit smoking? reduce stress? enhance productivity? or athletic performance? Through hypnotism, Ruth (Roosevelt) can act as a catalyst to help you achieve these ends."