Matthew Krouwel Dbsch, NCH, C.Hyp, D.Hyp, P.Hyp, P.Hyp (CBT),
Matt has over 17 years experience as a hypnotherapist. He is experienced in working with everything from habit breaking/changing, through phobia, anxiety, panic attacks, sexual issues (with a particular expertise with erectile dysfunction) and obsession disorders to depression, abuse survival and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). He is trained in traditional approaches, psychodynamic/analytical approaches, behavioural hypnotherapy, Eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing (EMDR), parts therapy, and cognitive behavioural hypnosis (CBH) and uses his broad knowledge of hypnosis and psychotherapy to tailor approaches to your specific needs.
In addition he is the founder and course leader of the West Midlands School of Clinical Hypnotherapy ( www.wmsch.com ) and lecturers at the University of Birmingham (UoB) Medical School on their prestigious graduate entry course. He is also a part time graduate researcher at UoB Into the medical uses of hypnosis.
Training, qualifications & experience
16+ years experience as a clinical hypnotist
Certificate in Clinical Hypnosis
Diploma in Clinical Hypnosis
Practicioner Diploma in Clinical Hypnosis
Cognitive Behavioural Hypnosis
+ a variety of specialist training course.
Matt has written and presented specialist training in IBS, & Psychosexual problems (erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation, pornography / sex / love addiction , vaginismus and anorgasmia) in addition to his extensive work with anxiety in all its forms.
He has been a teacher of hypnotherapy and medical hypnosis for for over 13 years on various courses, at various universities and medical schools around the world. He is also a regular speaker at acaedemic conferences.
He is a 'Diplomat' member of the British Society of Clinical Hypnosis, a distinction given to him in recognition of his work in the field of hypnotherapy.
British Society of Clinical Hypnosis
The British Society of Clinical Hypnosis (BSCH) is a national professional body whose aim is to promote and assure high standards in the practice of hypnotherapy.
There are various types of membership of BSCH, including associate members, full members, diplomats and fellows.
Registration demands good quality training, ethical practice and adherence to a code of conduct.
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
I also work with Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and a variety of issues which have yet to get formal recognition within the Diagnostic and statisical manual (DSM). If you have an issue that doesn't fit any of the standard boxes give me a call and we'll discuss it.
Basic session rate is £75.00 per session.
He also offers block booking rates which are paid in advance,
- £240.00 for a 4 session (£60.00 per session equivalent)
- £300.00 for 6 sessions (£50.00 per session equivalent)
Smoking cessation work is on a single session basis for the fee of £100.00.