Dean Learoyd - Hypnotherapist, Addiction Therapist, Life Coach & Counsellor

Dean Learoyd - Hypnotherapist, Addiction Therapist, Life Coach & Counsellor

South Yorkshire


07845 291437 / 07845 291437

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About me

I am a fully accredited and experienced Clinical Hypnotherapist, Addiction Therapist, Counsellor and Life Coach. A member of the GHR and CNHC professional standards registers.

My route to becoming a Clinical Hypnotherapist stretches back to the early 1990's when I first studied psychology and gained my Diploma (DipPsych). It was through using these skills in my professional life as a Sales Director that I became keen to develop as a Hypnotherapist in order to help people to overcome their  problems.

I specialize in Addiction, Anxiety,Compulsion, Gambling addiction, Panic attacks, Phobia,Trauma,Weight loss, Quitting Smoking, and Habit Removal but have a wealth of experience in many other areas. There is no limit to what Hypnotherapy can help with, provided that there is a genuine desire to make positive change.

What drives me is my desire and ability to help people make positive change in their lives, and to do so in a way that is both right for them and long lasting.

I pride myself in getting positive results and, in most cases, results can be achieved in just a few sessions. I have a friendly, professional approach and work hard on establishing positive rapport with my clients. This is the key to effective treatment and trust plays a very important part. Hypnosis works with the subconscious mind and enables positive reprogramming through professional hypnotic induction and positive suggestion techniques. In most cases clients will see immediate results and each session is tailored completely to the intrinsic needs of the client. For more entrenched conditions a detailed treatment plan can be discussed.

For more details please contact me


"Its only been 24 hours but I already feel amazing! I'm a non smoker with a new positive attitude about my future. Thank you so much Dean for giving me my life back! Kerry L"

"Dean has given me my son back, I can't recommend him enough! After struggling with a traumatic even 6 months prior, my boy has changed. He was angry, drinking heavily and smoking cannabis. We saw 2 counsellors before Dean with no impact at all. then we try Positive Healing on the recommendation of a friend and my son really opened up. After just 3 sessions I have my boy back and his life is getting better! Thank you Dean!! Jane C"

"I contacted Dean because I felt I had no self worth, and I didn't like how I looked. I had no motivation and very low self esteem. I also struggled accepting that I am gay, even though I know that's who I am. I saw Dean and after my first session I felt really great, I then went on Holiday and even took my T-shirt off! I couldn't believe it! Every year before that I would just lay with my top on, but not now! I'm no longer embarrassed about my body.After my holiday I had two more sessions, I got motivated to sit my Prince 2 Exam and passed!! I am still seeing positive changes in myself every day. Thank you Dean! - Danny G"

"Dean has helped me greatly with a phobia which to others may have seemed trivial, but to me caused sleepless nights and a great deal of worry. l can highly recommend him for his care and highly professional manner" - Gill R.

"I went to see Dean seeking help for anxiety and insomnia. From the moment I met him he completely put me at ease and made me feel like getting well again was entirely possible! He spent lots of time learning about me, my life and my background and tailored a plan to fixing my underlying issues. Dean's approach is so positive and supportive and after finishing treatment I feel like a different person! :) would highly recommend! - Kirsty F"

"I was addicted to smoking Cannabis and Tobacco for 30 years and after just two sessions with Dean I am 'smoke free' and my life is improving daily - I can't recommend him highly enough! Craig G"

Training, qualifications & experience

I have the following qualifications and I am accredited with the General Hypnotherapy Register GHR and the Complimentary and Natural Healthcare Council CNHC:-

  • Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy (CH Dhyp)
  • Diploma in Psychology (Dip Psych)
  • Diploma in Addiction Therapy
  • Diploma in Life Coaching
  • Diploma in Counselling Skills
  • Certification as a Weight Management Specialist (CertWMS)
  • Certification as a Smoking Cessation Specialist (CertSCS)
  • Certificate in Hypnotherapy with Past Life Regression (CHPLR)

I continue to develop my specialism each year and the role itself is an education as every client issue is totally unique..

Before I decided to make a full-time career as a therapist I was a successful Sales Director and I have a wealth of experience of talking to, working with and helping a large variety of people with their issues. I also have a great deal of life experience to tap into when working clients through their own problems.

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Accredited register membership

Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with

        * 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

        • Addiction
        • Alcohol dependency issues
        • Anxiety
        • Age regression for analytical purposes
        • Bad habits (Nailbiting etc)
        • Driving test nerves
        • Memory Improvement
        • Panic attacks
        • Past Life regression
        • PTSD
        • Smoking cessation
        • Sports performance
        • Trauma dissociation


        I offer an initial confidential consultation FREE OF CHARGE and this is a great way to establish rapport and gain an insight into the best way forward for the client.

        My standard Hypnotherapy treatment fee is £65 per session.

        To book please call or email

        Home visits are charged at the same rate but there is an additional charge for mileage of 30p per mile.

        I also offer a powerful single 'QUIT SMOKING OR VAPING' session for only £100

        Coaching and Counselling is charged at £50 per session.

        Group therapy sessions can be arranged on request subject to suitability.

        NB. All therapy is bespoke to the needs of the individual, therefore, treatment programmes are designed to specifically match the requirements of each client.

        ***Payment can be made in cash, by bank transfer or PayPal and most credit/debit cards are accepted.***

        Further information

        I am based in Bawtry in South Yorkshire and also have a therapy room in Retford North Notts.

        My standard therapy operating hours are:-

        Weekdays Mon - Friday 9.00 am until 8.00 pm
        Weekends Sat/Sun - 9.00 am until 5.30 pm

        Appointments can be arranged outside of these hours and home visits are available on request.

        (NB. There is a 30p per mile charge for home visits)

        For more details please call or email me

        Doncaster, DN10
        Retford, DN22

        Type of session

        Home visits: No

        Practical details

        Sign language: Unspecified
        Other languages: None


        Accessibility information
        Wheelchair access: Yes

        Toilet facilities and free parking


        Mon-Fri 09.00 am until 20.00 pm Sat 09.00 am until 17.30 pm Appointments can be arranged outside of these hours on request.