Veritas Therapy - Sarah Stevens BA, DIP HYP CS, MSH
Are you searching for that helping hand to change your life for the better? Do you just need the time and space to be able to see yourself more clearly? Hypnotherapy can help.
Sarah is a fully qualified and registered Hypnotherapist and Counsellor practising within the Shropshire area. Whilst specialising in the use of hypnotherapy for weight loss and to overcome self confidence issues or improve self esteem, she is also experienced in using hypnotherapy for many other issues such as combatting phobias and fears, quitting smoking, IBS and pain management.
Having worked for over 10 years as a senior leader in education she also has a particular interest in helping both students and education professionals cope with work and exam stresses through the use of progressive muscle relaxation techniques, visualisation and analytical hypnotherapy.
Issues Treated by Sarah
- Smoking cessation
- Weight Loss
- Nail biting
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Self confidence
- Fear of flying/snakes/spiders
- Pain management
- Exam nerves
- Perfomance anxiety
The full range of treatments offered by Sarah can be found on the Veritas Therapy website (link at the top of this page) along with all relevant additional information and FAQ's.
Sarah is a registered Hypnotherapist and Counsellor, registered through full professional membership with The National Hypnotherapy Society and having been designated with the title MHS.
The National Hypnotherapy Society requires its therapists to have appropriate training, qualifications and experience and to abide by a strict Code of Ethics at all times.
Training, qualifications & experience
Sarah is a highly qualified professional who continually strives to further her training and experience.
- BA (Hons) English and History
- PGCE - Secondary
- DIP HYP CS - Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Counselling.
- ADV DIP PSYCH - Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapy (currently completing final years)
- MHS - Member of The National Hypnotherapy Society
Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
- Addictions *
- Anxiety *
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome *
- Depression *
- Exam stress
- Fear of flying
- Food addiction *
- Insomnia *
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Low self-confidence *
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessions and compulsions *
- Pain management *
- Phobias *
- Public speaking
- Quit smoking
* 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
Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)
Please see the published article on ME to see how hypnotherapy can help. www.veritastherapy.co.uk.
£45 Initial Consultation (1 hour)
An essential part of any hypnotherapy treatment plan, this session gives you and your therapist the opportunity to discuss you problem and gather a personal history. Your expectations, timescale and goals will be discussed and from this information the therapist will design a personalised treatment plan. A short introductory session can be added to this consultation to allow you to experience a relaxing trance state before the treatment plan commences.£150 Smoking Cessation package (2 hours and support material)
£55/£65 Introduction to Hypnotherapy (70/90 minutes)
After an initial consultation you will experience a 30 minute hypnotherapy session tailored to your individual needs. This is an one off session and the time required will be dependent on your focus area. Treatment booked after this will be at a lower rate – cost is dependent on the issue being treated.
£40 Guided relaxation
This progressive muscle relaxation session will enable you to experience complete relaxation of mind and body. Aromatherapy oils and music can be incorporated into your sessions depending on your preferences and your aims for relaxation. This can be a one off session or as part of a regular treatment plan.(discounts available for a course of sessions)
£200 Weight Loss Package (6 hour long sessions and support material)
£150 Smoking cessation (2 hour session and support materials)
Flexible pricing offered in certain circumstances. Please enquire for more details.
Therapy session are offered weekdays between the hours of 8am and 5pm (excluding Friday afternoons)
and Saturday mornings.
Veritas Therapy's accessible treatment room is located in Bridgnorth.
Available 8am-5pm Weekdays and Saturdays 9am-12pm.