KLINE-Dr. Milton V. Psychologist and pioneer in hypnotherapy died on January 7 at Northern Westchester Hospital Center, Mount Kisco, NY. He was co-founder of the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis. Director and founder of the Institute for Research in Hypnosis and Psychotherapy and the Morton Prince Mental Health Center. Editor Emeritus of the International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis; author of ``Freud and Hypnosis,'' ``Forensic Hypnosis,'' ``The Search for Bridey Murphy,'' ``Clinical Correlations of Experimental Hypnosis,'' ``Psychodynamics and Hypnosis,'' ``Hypnodynamic Psychology,'' ``Short Term Dynamic Hypnotherapy and Hypnoanalysis''; editor ``Obesity: Etiology, Treatment and Management.'' His books have been translated into several languages. He was a contributor of scientific papers to numerous professional journals. Dr. Kline had private practices in NYC and Pound Ridge, New York. He is survived by his wife Dorothy, his daughter Jill and granddaughter Lucy.
Published in New York Times from Feb. 22 to Feb. 24, 2004.