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David Crees - Cognitive Hypnotherapist and NLP Performance Coach

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3DA
01242 570186 01242 570186 07726 789214 07726 789214 Registered / Accredited
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3DA

About me

You can do this - with a little encouragement.

Since 2006, my well established practice has provided clients with a confidential and supportive service. All delivered in a first class, professional setting in the centre of Cheltenham.

As a full-time, professional Cognitive Hypnotherapist and NLP Performance Coach with an innovative approach and a proven track record, I assist clients achieve their own solutions in a way that makes sense to them and in the shortest possible time.

So, if you're looking to change, and / or your fed up with just 'talking' and going round and round in circles and getting nowhere - then my approach will be a refreshing change for you. Many clients say "... I wish I'd found you first."

I offer a fresh, innovative approach for you to explore and develop practical ways for you to move forward ... to get you out of the loop you find yourself in and far quicker than you might imagine.

I am an experienced, registered practitioner who works from safe and secure, highly professional offices. I am passionate about helping clients to achieve what they wish to achieve.

Consultations in my private rooms are available at a time to suit your personal commitments. So whether you require a morning, afternoon or evening appointment, rest assured, it won’t be an issue.

Appointments can be arranged quickly and easily. Nearby parking facilities are available to  all clients.

I'm here to listen and assist ... not to judge.

So when you're ready - do pick up the phone or email / text me and let's explore your way forward.

This is your chance to change - take it!

Training, qualifications & experience

My key study organisations have been The Quest Institute, London. The University of Gloucestershire and Bayer Pharmaceuticals. All of the training I received was through highly accredited training providers. During my twenty years experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry I worked to Director level and led many successful teams. I am also an experienced teacher of Science and Physical Education.

In addition to my Degree, I hold a an Hypnotherapy Practitioner Diploma (2007) the modern benchmark for competence within my professional field. I am also an accredited member of the National Council for Hypnotherapy (MNCH Acc.). I have been practising NLP since 1991 and am a Master Practitioner.

I'm currently in my 15th year in practice. The vast majority of my clients now come in via personal and professional recommendation and you must take from that whatever you choose...

David Crees   HPD   Dip C. Hyp   MNCH (Acc)   MPNLP  B.Ed (Hons)

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.


Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council

The CNHC encompasses many types of alternative therapy, including hypnotherapy.

In order to be admitted to the register a practitioner must have studied to the National Occupational Standards for that profession/discipline, or have reached the equivalent of the National Occupational Standards through other relevant training or at least three years of experience and been assessed by their peers.

A practitioner must also have professional insurance and agree to abide by the CNHC Code of Conduct, Performance and Ethics.


National Council for Hypnotherapy

The National Council for Hypnotherapy holds one of the largest registers of independent Hypnotherapists in the United Kingdom and strives to maintain the highest standards among its members.

There is an agreed Code of Conduct, an established Complaints & Disciplinary Procedure and all members are obliged to maintain comprehensive Public Liability & Professional Indemnity Insurance, maintain regular CPD (continuing professional development) hours, and attend Supervision when needed.

Accredited register membership

Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

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.

Other areas of hypnotherapy I deal with

Compulsion to Indifference Therapy
Shy Bladder Syndrome
Confident Childbirth Practitioner
Performance anxiety
Social anxiety
Nail biting
Excessive drinking

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive hypnotherapy

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All details of fees can be found on my website.

Further information

Curious to find out what clients say about my approach?

Visit   http://www.ethicalminds.co.uk/work-with-cheltenham-hypnotherapist-david-crees/

Ethical Minds Hypnotherapy & NLP
3 Royal Crescent
GL50 3DA

Type of session

In person
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None


Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a hypnotherapist's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the hypnotherapist to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access


Monday - Friday 8.30am - 8.30pm. Saturdays 8.30am - 1.00pm. Sundays sessions available by special arrangement.


David Crees - Cognitive Hypnotherapist and NLP Performance Coach

David Crees - Cognitive Hypnotherapist and NLP Performance Coach

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