Hilary Austin Dip Hyp CS, Ad. Dip CP
16B Hockerill Street
0773 222 1383 / 0773 222 1383
I am a qualified hypnotherapist, counsellor and psychotherapist covering Stansted, Bishop's Stortford and surrounding area. My approach is warm, caring and non-judgemental. I help my clients to understand the present, explore and resolve the past and make positive changes for the future.
I run a busy full time practice from my therapy room at Wilton House, 16B Hockerill Street, Bishop's Stortford, Herts CM23 2DW.
I also work within local businesses, offering hypnotherapy to employees. In addition, I also give talks and presentations on the benefits of hypnotherapy to business and networking groups.
I am also a course tutor for Chrysalis Not for Profit Ltd, teaching Year 1 students the Chrysalis Certificate in Hypnotherapy and Counselling Skills (Cert. Hyp CS). Successful candidates achieve an AIM Award Level 3 Certificate in Hypnotherapy and Counselling Skills (QCF).
Training, qualifications & experience
I hold a Diploma in Hypnotherapy & Counselling Skills (Dip Hyp CS) and an Integrated Advanced Professional Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy (Ad.Dip CP), both of which are accredited by The Royal College of Nursing.
I am in continuous personal development and have enhanced my therapeutic knowledge in Pain Management, Short Term Anxiety, Generalised Anxiety Disorder and IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome).
I am a member of the National Hypnotherapy Society and the National Counselling Society and work within the Code of Ethics and professional standards of these bodies. I am in regular supervision and hold professional civil liability insurance.
Working with IBS - trained by Dr. Melanie Phelps, Chartered Psychologist
Integrated Advanced Professional Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy
Integrated Professional Diploma in Counselling & Psychotherapy
Diploma in Hypnotherapy & Counselling Skills
Short Term Anxiety and Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
Working with Cancer and Pain Management using hypnotherapeutic techniques
Level 2 Certificate in Introduction to Counselling Skills (CPCAB)
Working with Clients in a Holistic Way - 1 day course - October 2013
Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
- Addictions *
- Anger management
- Anxiety *
- Depression *
- Exam stress
- Fear of flying
- Gambling addiction *
- Insomnia *
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Low self-confidence *
- Low self-esteem
- Pain management *
- Panic attacks *
- Phobias *
- Public speaking
* 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
I also work with loss and bereavement
From January 2014 I will also be offering a programme to assist couples with unexplained infertility.
Prices are from 1st June 2014 onwards.
The initial consultation is 90 minutes. The first 30 minutes are free of charge, then charged at £50 for the remainder of the session.
Subsequent sessions are 60 minutes and charged at £50 per session.
Smoking cessation is a one off payment of £250. This includes an initial consultation (90 minutes), the quit smoking session (60 minutes) and follow up support.
I accept payment by cash or cheque.
Appointments are available during the normal working day, Monday to Friday. I also work evenings up to 9.00 pm and some Saturday mornings between 10.00 am - 1.00 pm.
If you would like more information, please call me for a no obligation friendly chat.