Colin Jones

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Bath, Banes, BA1 6SF
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About me

Colin Jones is a fully qualified accredited hypnotherapist & counsellor with over 20 years of experience of helping people.

What is hypnosis and why come to me?

Hypnosis is a natural state of mind that works through a process of focus, expectations, suggestions and imagination exercises. It is a proven method of therapy when applied with cognitive behavioural therapies and will help you find solutions in what were seemingly intractable problems.

Working together, the sessions will help you to realize your goals,  change unnhealthy ways and thinking and feeling so the you can be the best you can be in real life situations. You will find a new freedom to master old unwanted feelings, habits and attitude  and create a to a new mindset for a new you!

You can achieve your potential and enhance confidence. 

As well a qualified accredited hypnotherapist, I am a qualified addictions counsellor and have worked the best part of 20 years in smoking cessation, addiction and the substance misuse field within NHS and specialist centres in London and the South West. I have extensive training in Addiction Counselling at King's College London Uni and the Maudsley Hospital.  My focuses is on helping others to change unhelpful habits; whether that be  confidence, dealing with phobias or anxiety or to be a happy healthy non - smoker; or needing help to bolster relapse preventions skills. 

Outside of this specialist area, I work with a broad range of issues and concerns to help you get where you want and achieve:

  • Continual and quality sleep
  • Higher levels of energy and motivation

  • Greater self-esteem

  • Performance enhancement

  • Appetite control

  • Freedom from phobias

  • Freedom from smoking and addictive habits

  • Healthy lifestyle choices

  • Memory and concentration skills

Before training as a health professional,  my experience and background in performance will serve you well if you are wanting to be more confident and relaxed in any field of work where you need to be at your best. Be it job interviews, auditions, public speaking engagements, or any other life event where you need to boost self-belief and self-confidence. So, if you need to pass a driving test or academic exam, you will receive tools and techniques tailored made to your needs to prepare you to be on top of your game. So, for interviews, auditions or addressing fears phobias or any situation where unhelpful or thoughts and feelings are triggered.  Relaxation, expectation and confidence are key when addressing these any other situations

How I work as a hypnotherapist

  • I trained with Adam Eason - (a leader in the hypnotherapy and coaching field at The Anglo - European College of Hypnotherapy). My Clinical Diploma draws on the best and proven models of therapy including Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapy. CBH draws on the best progressive methods that use CBT at its foundation, using evidence-based methods that are proven to work. I work collaboratively with you in helping you achieve deep refreshing sleep rather than insomnia; stress relief and pain management; anxiety control, or for lifting the fog of depression. Or maybe you just need a boost when you need to be at your best. Or maybe you would like to treat yourself to a relaxing mind massage or mindfulness session and have that wonderful sense of just letting go and being in the present moment.

Please do call me for a free telephone consultation or if you need to know anything else.

Thank you and best wishes.


Training, qualifications & experience

  • Diploma in Stress Management; vaildated by ISMA 
  • Smoking Cessation Masterclass 2017 UK College of Hypnosis London
  • Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Hypnosis 2021
  • National Council for Hypnotherapy Registered Hypnotherapist (NCH)
  • Mindfulness Practitioner
  • Postgraduate Diploma Counselling and Addiction
  • Counselling Certification
  • 20 years working full time professional counsellor for NHS & drug treatment centres

Member organisations

National Council for Hypnotherapy (NCH)

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Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with

Information about health conditions (*)

Hypnotherapy can enhance the well-being of individuals diagnosed with serious medical conditions, but should not take the place of medical treatment and advice. If you have been diagnosed with - or suspect you may have - any of these conditions, please speak to your doctor before starting hypnotherapy.

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£75.00 per session
Free initial telephone session

Additional information

  • Free telephone consultation
  • Full hour clinical hypnotherapy and/or counselling session £75.
  • Stop Smoking Masterclass of two 90 mins or a one off 3 hr session - includes follow up/booster, mp3's and email support
  • Full fee charged for less than 48 hours cancellation notice
  • Reduced rates available


When I work

Full Time

Further information


I couldn't sleep and it was driving me and everyone else 'mad' -  A couple of sessions with Colin of practicing mindfulness and relaxation send myself off to sleep no problem. I feel so much better, and look younger too. I just have much more energy and things don't bother me so much . Family and friends really notice the difference.   Thank you so much Colin.
Louis, Chauffeur

Can't express how great it feels to not be a slave to stinking tobacco. I wished I'd done it years back - oh well. I have a new and longer path of life  to follow now. Thanks Colin, you were so supportive in moments of urges. I'll never back - ...
Phyllis P Florist

Smoking was my life - but I wanted to stop . With Colin's help he pushed me way over the finish line and now I look forwards to playing football with my grandson - Cheers Colin 'you're sick' as my grandson would say :)
Ted J  Retired shop owner

I had a fear of spiders and Colin cured me of it enough said - sorted. Thanks Colin
Jeff H . Landscape gardener

Colin's approach to hypnosis is refreshingly simple & very effective. No magic or mysticism here; Although the results are rather miraculous and I now am able to take charge of my anxiety and even enjoy social situations. Thank you C x
Nina T Manager

After the accident that happened at work, I never thought I could return to work. But thanks to practicing the techniques I'd learnt in the session my employer was really impressed with how I got back into being productive again so quickly. In fact the things I learnt have helped me in other situations- really useful and effective.
Tina Carer

I was spending £5k a year at least on dirty things that had me in their grip. Colin's amazing skills and lifelong experience just got the 'better me back' again. Now I feel so grateful for that and know what to do to stay on track - brilliant !!
Tony G DJ

Colin's smoking cessation treatments just killed my old habit of smoking - I don't need the filthy fags and I am a happy healthier (& wealthier :) non smoker !
Bill Z - Cab driver

Came to lose weight and now reduced two waist much more active and got great strategies to continue to be in control of my appetite.
Ed, HGV driver

Quit smoking and now know what to do if tempted, 3 months off feel really great,and playing football with the kids, fantastic!
Craig - actor

I was a compulsive situational smoker from stress and work and now there’s a world of difference! Cheers Colin
Mick manager– Smoking cessation

You have been hugely pivotal in this part of my journey.Thank you!
Mary M, consultant – Freedom from addiction

Just want to say a really large personal thank you for counselling and guidance.I am in better place.
Tash professional – needing professional support and guidance

Almost don’t want to say it, but had a great week since our last session. Now feeling really positive!
Rachel, health professional – phobia release

Colin taught me skills to conquer my fear of heights. Had a wonderful time with my family at ‘Go Ape’
Maeve, professional – wanted to do high wire at theme park with family

Colin has a calm professional and friendly approach. The sessions are extremely helpful, I now sleep deeply and I use invaluable skills that allow me to relax,feel calm,be centred and confident.
Harriet, osteopath – insomnia during pregnancy

Absolutely Fantastic! No panics or fears, just cool calm and collected.I feel so grateful to you.
Gil, Mother – prior to medical procedure

A joy, so calm,confident and positive...can't wait to be on stage!
Mark, pro musician and teacher – addressing performance anxiety

Woke up this morning feeling great..all resentment gone!...enjoying the present, free of the past
Gean, health practitioner -issues blocking progress

Just been to dentist, what a difference-completely calm!!
Jenny, therapist – dental anxiety/phobia

First time pain free since the accident.. the physio was really impressed how fast I healed because I was so relaxed.
Kevin Financial Consultant – sports accident, pain relief

Because of phobia, I avoided blood tests for years. After just two sessions, felt so confident so I booked the fear...just felt relaxed and in control !
Lucy, professional – needle phobia

Everything you taught me made a really big difference, I have control over negative thoughts...a great breakthrough
John, sales executive – phobia release

After 3 previous failures I got my results today and I passed!... now fully qualified
Zee, health professional – exam nerves

I did it ! The skills and and lessons you taught me will benefit me throughout my life.
Tom student – addressing confidence and phobia release.

Larkhall, Bath, Banes, BA1 6SF

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Employee Assistance Programme

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