“What is hypnosis?”

  This is a great question! And it includes other questions such as ‘what will it feel like?’ and ‘what will you do to me?’ The answer is that hypnosis is a natural human state, that we all experience several times an hour every day. If you drive a car on the same route every … Continue reading “What is hypnosis?”

Ease Obsessive Thinking with Solution Focused Hypnotherapy

Do you ever struggle with unwanted and intrusive negative thoughts? Do you sometimes find yourself engaged in small ‘rituals’ whereby you check your door is definitely locked again and again and again? Are you tired of this cycle of endless checking and obsessive behaviour? Are you looking for help to break away from it and … Continue reading Ease Obsessive Thinking with Solution Focused Hypnotherapy

Feeling overwhelmed?

“I feel overwhelmed - can hypnotherapy help?” At this time of year, despite the holiday feeling that comes with the longer, warmer days, life can seem rather overwhelming. At work - “who is going to do my job when I’m away?’ or ‘how on earth am I going to do my job and his, whilst … Continue reading Feeling overwhelmed?

Neuroscience

As part of our continued professional development (CPD) we are required  to attend at least two CPD courses a year in order to retain membership of the Association of Solution Focused Hypnotherapy (AfSFH). These courses also form part of the Advanced Hypnotherapy Diploma for which I am studying. This course was held on Sunday 26th February at the Clifton … Continue reading Neuroscience

Helping you during Chemotherapy and beyond

I've spent today in Bristol learning from my amazing colleagues how to deliver effective help for chemotherapy patients during treatment. The award winning team delivering the CPD today are pioneering hospital-based Solution Focused Hypnotherapy in Wales where they have become an essential part of the oncology team. Their research and experience shows that hypnotherapy is … Continue reading Helping you during Chemotherapy and beyond

Sugar, honey?

So this month I'm going sugar free! As I'm a known chocaholic this will no doubt come as a surprise to some, but here's why. It's good to take control. We all know that sugar is a bad food choice, but most of us also know how much we like it, so we think that … Continue reading Sugar, honey?