Laurin McDonald

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Breathe Into Life, Dip H (CECCH), HPD (NCH), MNCH (reg)
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Banbury OX17 & Southam CV47
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

I am Laurin McDonald, founder of Breathe Into Life, bringing a lifetime of experience to help you make the changes you desire.

Through solution-focused Ericksonian Hypnotherapy, Coaching, Mindfulness Meditation, NLP, EMDR, EFT and experience I will work with you to tailor make therapy to help.

I can integrate therapies to help you change unwanted behaviour or deal with phobias, panic attacks, addictive behaviour and I specialise in Weight Management, IBS and anxiety-related symptoms.

I works with individuals and organisations to help build resilience and improve performance in sport or professional life.

Training, qualifications & experience

LAPHP, Mindfulness Now Licensee

MNCH (Reg)

Weight Management Specialist

IBS Network Special Advisor

Member organisations

Association for Professional Hypnosis and Psychotherapy (APHP)

Each member of APHP has received thorough training in hypnosis and hypnotherapy, is competent and conscientious, and abides strictly by a code of ethics.

There are four grades of membership: Licentiate (LAPHP), Registered Member (MAPHP), Accredited Member (MAPHP(acc.)) and Fellow (FAPHP), with the different categories standing for different levels of training and experience.

The Association for Professional Hypnosis and Psychotherapy is a member organisation of UKCHO (an umbrella body for the hypnotherapy profession in the United Kingdom).

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

Organisational and other group work to improve wellbeing - see website for more details or call me direct


Additional information

See web site for range of charges or ring me directly on 07887 404812

When I work

Flexible dates and times...ring me and I will accommodate

Further information

I offer a free 15 minute telephone consultation initially to discuss your needs and how I work.

Once you decide to go ahead we will meet for a 90 minute one-to-one session to understand your requirements in detail, discuss and agree a plan as well as a first gentle relaxation session so that you can see how it feels for you personally. Follow up sessions will be more directed to your issues and last around 50 minutes. The average client sees me 3 times.

For Weight Management and IBS I offer a bespoke, specially developed 6-session Treament Plan which has proven success rates.

The sessions are held in the private and beautifully appointed therapy rooms at the Core Zone and are wholly confidential,

I am an experienced business and organisation specialist too so am comfortable to work in groups as well as one to one, specialising in people issues... so if you have any challenges in your organisation or just want to improve wellbeing why not check out my Linked In profile and arrange an initial free consultation lasting around 1 hour.

All Major Credit & Debit Cards Accepted

Middleton Cheney, Banbury, Northamptonshire, OX17

Unit 2, Manor Farm Offices, Northend Road, Southam, Warwickshire, CV47 2YY

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Children (0-12)
Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

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