Sleep and why it’s important

“ I can’t sleep - can hypnotherapy help?” It’s funny, but I don’t often get asked to help purely with sleep, which is a shame, because hypnotherapy is so good at resetting our sleep patterns. When we regularly have a good night’s sleep, with plenty of deep restful phases and periods of REM (Rapid Eye … Continue reading Sleep and why it’s important

Calm, Confidence and Focus

  Tuesdays 6pm - 7.30pm starting on Tuesday 31st October A four week course of Solution Focused Sessions with Hypnotherapy aimed at students aged 15-25 who need to reduce anxiety, and increase focus and confidence. You will learn the science behind anxiety, discover your inner strengths, sleep better and find your own solutions for managing … Continue reading Calm, Confidence and Focus

Helping to Reduce the Autumn Blues

As we start to get ready to go back to work towards the end of the holiday season, and the children are getting their uniforms sorted out, then people’s perceptions of stress may start to increase. With the start of autumn just a few weeks away, and with the prospect of the nights beginning to … Continue reading Helping to Reduce the Autumn Blues

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?

Hello Sunshine!

What a difference it makes to our mood when the sun comes out! Why is that? Nothing has really changed - our job is the same, the car still needs servicing, and yet, the sun somehow changes the way we see the world. According to an article written by Rachel Nall, RN, BSN, CCRN in … Continue reading Hello Sunshine!

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 impossible dream. And yet it is crucial to our health and … Continue reading Downtime?

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

Stress and Skin Disorders

Our skin, the largest organ in our bodies, can be the first place to indicate stress. Eczema, dermatitis, and psoriasis can all have a basis in anxiety, and sufferers will recognise this when flare ups occur at times of extra pressure or stress. Psoriasis is often initially triggered by a stressful event or illness. This … Continue reading Stress and Skin Disorders

Aim for Better Sleep with Solution Focused Hypnotherapy

In our busy, modern lives where we are constantly juggling work schedules, finances and family life, then it is, all too often, easy to find ourselves feeling too stressed to sleep. Well, if that sounds like you then you might want to look at visiting a fully qualified, and insured, Solution Focused Hypnotherapy practitioner whose … Continue reading Aim for Better Sleep with Solution Focused Hypnotherapy