Patricia Whitson Adv. D.Hyp. MBSCH (Dist). MTHA. Cert Adv. Kinesiology.
Patricia has over l9 year’s experience as a Clinical Hypnotherapist, NLP practitioner, and Life Coach, and is the founder and a tutor of the Kent College of Hypnotherapy. She also developed the training in The Psychology of Selves ©. Pat has her own private practice specialising in phobias, anxiety and motivation and stress management and confidence, sports and working with children with anxiety. She achieved a Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy with distinction from the British Medical Hypnotherapy Examinations Board. Pat has also been accredited by Professor Mathew when in honorary contract with the Department of Psychosomatic and Behavioural Sciences at Kingswood Mental Health Centre, Maidstone. She also works with Applied Kinesiology, meridian tapping and management training.
Training, qualifications & experience
PATRICIA WHITSON D Hyp, MBSCH.(Dist) MTHA, Adv. Kinesiology
She is founder and Principal of The Kent College of Hypnotherapy and also the Clinical Hypnotherapy Institute. She is also one of the tutors and ongoing writer of the material and content of the courses as it continues to evolve.
She gained her diploma in 1993 and followed this with an Advanced Diploma and Distinction awarded by The British Medical Hypnotherapy Examination Board . She also worked within the National Health in an honorary capacity with hypnosis with Professor Matthew within Mental Health.
Her private practice and training includes Hypnotherapy; Regression; Life Coaching; Cognitive Behavioural Coaching; NLP ( Neuro Linguistic Programming), EMDR, EFT. Relationships Counseling, Psychology of Selves, meridian tapping and Kinesiology.
She specializes in Stop Smoking, weight control, phobias and emotional problems especially low self esteem and confidence. She also works very successfully with women for successful pregnancy and easier childbirth. She loves working with children who are very receptive to hypnotherapy.
She has worked in a number of fields including Sales and Marketing, Secretarial, and also Tutor at the Adult Education for the Power of Positive Thinking, Introduction to Life Coaching ; Hypnotherapy, CBT and Mindfulness.
She has trained as a Yoga Teacher, Bodywork including massage, Usui Reiki Master, Kinesiologist and as a Tarot Reader under the name of Cleo Alexander.
Her interests are in health and fitness, Karate (up to a few years ago), healing and nutrition and her hobbies are gardening and painting. She is married with two sons, five grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. She has 2 dogs and 2 cats, Her main aim and purpose is to help encourage people to be more responsible for their health, and emotional wellbeing and to teach hypnotherapy and healing to as many people as possible through courses, books and one to one sessions.
Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
- Addictions *
- Alcohol abuse *
- Anger management
- Anxiety *
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome *
- Depression *
- Drug abuse *
- Eating disorders *
- Exam stress
- Fear of flying
- Food addiction *
- Gambling addiction *
- Gastric band hypnotherapy
- Insomnia *
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Low self-confidence *
- Low self-esteem
- Male sexual problems *
- Obsessions and compulsions *
- Pain management *
- Panic attacks *
- Phobias *
- Post-traumatic stress disorder *
- Public speaking
- Quit smoking
- Relationship issues
- Sex addiction *
- Sleep disorders *
- Sports performance
- Stress *
- Stuttering *
- Tinnitus *
- Weight loss
* 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
APPOINTMENTS & Fees.
Fees: vary depending on problem and length of session (usually 60mins)
Slimming, stress, exams, phobias, confidence,Panic attacks,emotional problems etc.
1st session £75 and additional sessions £70
Stop-smoking – £135 (one session of 90 mins)
Specialized or longer sessions £135
Life Coaching or CBT £70
I also run groups for weight control, stress, assertiveness and confidence.
Type of session
Appointments are available weekdays and and evenings and some weekends. Please ring or email for availablility.