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The club also works closely with leading psychologists, relationship counselors, date coaches, hypnotherapists and image consultants, as well as with a variety of top-notch personal trainers and hairstylists.Personal matchmaking services account for about 0 million of that, according to The Matchmaking Institute in New York City.Personal matchmaking also seems to be recession-proof.The industry also has garnered a little free publicity with the help of popular TV shows, such as Bravo's "Millionaire Matchmaker.""People are more and more aware of it as a resource," said Clampitt. It's been a very, very healthy industry."The rules Matchmakers, of course, argue that their services are more effective than other dating methods.They personally screen their clients, so it's impossible for people to lie about their age or physical appearance, an oft-parodied danger of online dating.