Tag: Hypnotherapy

Superstition, imagination and reality

It’s Hallowe’en – what does that mean to you? Fun? Terror? Or just another day in the year? Gut reaction? Our perception of situations can be coloured by all sorts of things – history; culture; religion; folklore.  The way that we think about things…

Snow!

  I’ve noticed over the past week how the weather forecast has kept me on full alert. My primitive, emotional brain has been looking out for signs of bad weather, constantly vigilant, ensuring that I keep safe by seeing everything from a negative viewpoint…

What will you change?

Are you looking to change your life for the better? Perhaps, with the start of a New Year, you are now looking to embrace a new you? Maybe you are unsure of change or where to start? Perhaps you want to stop smoking? Perhaps…

Confidence

‘Can I increase my confidence with Hypnotherapy?’ Confidence is something we all need a bit of every now and then, and for some it seems to disappear at the most important times! Often it has been hidden by turmoil or stress, and in this…

Loosening up with Nessie

This little phrase has become quite relevant to me this week, for several reasons. One is that on Sunday I’m going to cycle the ‘Etape Loch Ness‘ with my husband. We’ve been training for a few months, and it will be the furthest that…

Downtime?

How do you relax? I fact, DO you relax? In our busy world where information is instant , food is fast and decisions can be made within minutes even when your colleagues are on the other side of the world, downtime can seem like an…

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…

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…

Obsessive thinking eased 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 car door is definitely locked again and again and again? Are you tired of this cycle of endless checking and obsessive…

Hypnosis in cancer care

Some of my colleagues are pioneering the use of hypnotherapy in hospitals in particular with chemotherapy patients, to improve the patient experience, reduce pain and help with some procedures. I will be extending my knowledge of this area of hypnotherapy next month, to enable me to…

Millions

via Daily Prompt: Millions So, I am responding to a ‘blog prompt’, not something I’d heard about until today, but it’s one of those things that really get you thinking, a way to unblock the paths to creativity! The prompt is ‘Millions’. We humans…

Are you thinking straight?

Watch my little video for some musings..A Solution Focused approach to straight thinking..Find out how hypnotherapy can help you get back into your ‘right mind’