Andy MacArthur Stop Smoking and Addiction Specilaist
52/10 Spylaw Bank Road
01315139848 / 07983472865
Andy MacArthur runs Stop Smoking Edinburgh which specialises in helping people quit smoking whether it is tobacco or Cannabis through Hypnosis and cutting edge techniques from the field of Addiction Counselling.
Where he is very different is that apart from being a Clinical Hypnotherapist , he is also an Addiction Counsellor / Specialist . This means he knows how to help you quit smoking for as he understands what is actually causing you to be addicted . Using a proven , effective 5 step process which combines the latest techniques from Hypnotherapy , Nutrition and Addiction Counselling he can help you stop , simply and easily.
His philosophy is that if he can help someone stop drinking alcohol or snorting Cocaine , Nicotine or Cannabis is relatively simple in comparison .
Andy offers a free , no obligation phone consult so you can ask him any questions you might have and he can explain exactly what is involved and allay any fears you might have such as dealing with cravings and withdrawal. From there , together , he will devise a treatment plan which is unique to you .This is how Andy gets results as everyone has a unique reason why the use addictive substances .
To make it easier to see him he offers evening and Saturday appointments so this saves you having to take precious time off work and helps with organising child care too.
When working with Andy apart from helping you quit , he will also teach you how to deal with any stress and cravings . This seems to be the biggest barrier stopping people quit - the fear of not being able to deal with the cravings .
The first thing Andy addresses when you meet him is dealing with the cravings .Imagine how easy it would be to stop for good if you knew you could get rid of the cravings in 90 seconds? He will show you how .
He can help you quit smoking for good as he has been helping people stop using addictive substances since August 2000, so he knows what works ..and what doesn't .
Andy has world class training behind him and just as importantly over 16 years frontline experience helping people on a daily basis get their lives back after suffering from the effects of Addiction especially Alcohol and Cocaine .
He is fully insured , receives monthly supervision and is a professional member of the British Institute of Hypnotherapy and NLP.
Andy's practice is based in Colinton, Edinburgh which is beautiful, relaxed , discreet setting as well as having ample free parking.
Everything at Stop Smoking Edinburgh is conducted under strict confidentiality as Andy does work with some well known people from the world of sport and drama .
To find out if Andy is the right Hypnotherapist for you, he offers a non obligatory phone consultation where you can discuss your condition and he can explain how he can be of help and what exactly is involved .
Training, qualifications & experience
Brain Train Academy 2008 Diploma in Eriksonian Hypnotherapy
John Overdurf Linguistic Alchemy 2011
Brain Train Academy 2009 Master of Neuro Linguistic Programming
NLP Academy London 2010 Trainer of NLP
NLP Academy London 2011 Trainer of New Code NLP
Mentored by James Tripp Hypnosis without Trance
16 years experience working with Alcoholics and Narcotic Addicts .
2 years as Be-freinder of Schizophrenics .
Running full time Hypnosis clinic since 2008 in Edinburgh .
Personally mentored by Cathy Simmons of The Simmon's Practice , the UK's top Smoking Cessation Specialist .
Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
- Eating disorders *
- Gambling addiction *
- Low self-confidence *
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessions and compulsions *
- Pain management *
* 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
B.P.D (Borderline Personality Disorder)
Alcoholism /Narcotic Addiction
£75 per 90 minute session.
Monday to Friday 11am to 8pm Saturday 11am to 3pm