The Business Centre
2 Cattedown Road
01752 295991 / 07877 072525
My name is Alan Stokes, I am a fully qualified and insured Clinical Hypnotherapist and Counsellor.
Throughout my career I have seen a wide range of issues and problems people have from Stress, Anxiety and countless family problems that I believe I can help you with, giving each individual case my upmost attention. You will receive professional personal and individually tailored treatment/therapy to maximise the positive outcomes you desire.
Whether you need to lift depression, lose weight, quit smoking, remove a phobia or achieve sporting excellence along with many other issues, we have the answer, so come along and enjoy making positive changes in a relaxed and professional environment with a tailored therapy to your own specific goals and outcomes.
I offer everyone a free consultation and advice session, where you will have an opportunity to discuss with me your specific needs and the desired changes you wish to make, I will answer any of your questions and offer my professional advice and way forward for you at that time.
My practice offers a purpose built therapy room that encourages you to feel at ease and comfortable. It is based near the centre of Plymouth and has easy parking and access. I look forward to working with you and please do contact me for a free initial consultation and advice.
Training, qualifications & experience
As a fully qualified and insured Clinical Hypnotherapist and Counsellor, I trained at CPHT Plymouth which is one of the leading schools for training hypnotherapists and considered the gold standard for the quality and high standards of training. I also trained at Heartwood Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Training again one of the leading training establishments for Counselling and Psychotherapy in the South West.
I am registered with the Association for Solution Focused Hypnotherapy (AfSFH), the Complementary & Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) and The British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) and abide by their strict code of conduct and ethics.
Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
- Addictions *
- Alcohol abuse *
- Anger management
- Anxiety *
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome *
- Depression *
- Drug abuse *
- Eating disorders *
- Exam stress
- Fear of flying
- Food addiction *
- Gambling addiction *
- Insomnia *
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Low self-confidence *
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessions and compulsions *
- Pain management *
- Panic attacks *
- Phobias *
- Post-traumatic stress disorder *
- Public speaking
- Quit smoking
- Relationship issues
- Sex addiction *
- Sexual issues *
- Sleep disorders *
- Sports performance
- Stress *
- Stuttering *
- Tinnitus *
- Weight loss
* If you have been diagnosed or suspect you may have one of the medical conditions starred above, you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies or treatments.
Other areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
All hypnotherapy clients will receive a free initial consultation, lasting between 30 minutes to an hour, to enable us to fully discuss your specific needs and allow you to ask any questions you may have. A free relaxation CD is included in all treatment, the amazing benefits of this will be explained at your first session.
Prices vary due to differing lengths of treatment but the standard cost per session is £50. The total quantity of sessions can differ depending on individual needs, so this will be discussed in full at your initial consultation in order for your individual needs to be met.
Stop smoking is a standard treatment length for all therefore at a cost of £150. Only one session is required for the complete treatment and lasts between 1 and a half and 2 hours. No initial consultation is required.
Hypnotherapy and Counselling packages
These are available to business owners, and there are specific packages available for work placed stress and motivation/coping mechanisms. Packages can be built to suit the individual or business. During your free, no obligation initial consultation lasting up to 1 hour, we can discuss a suitable way forward for you and your business. Please call or email for up to the minute costing. A free relaxation CD is included in all treatment, the amazing benefits of this will be explained at your first session.
All counselling clients will receive a free initial consultation, lasting between 30 minutes to an hour, to enable us to fully discuss your specific needs and allow you to ask any questions you may have. Each session will last approx. 50 minutes and is payable at the end. The total quantity of sessions can differ depending on individuals needs, but you are always in control and fully informed at each stage. Individual sessions are £40 per hour. A couple or family session is £60 per hour.
I offer competitive and reasonable rates but also offer discounts to all armed forces and emergency services personnel, NHS staff, students and people on low incomes. If in doubt please ask for further information.
9.00 am until 9.00 pm Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm on Saturday