Richard Reed

Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1JP 01305 267595 01305 267595 07766 996540 07766 996540

About me

After a lifetime working in the media, Richard Reed made the decision to take his life in a new direction by training as a clinical hypnotherapist and NLP practitioner, and launching New Horizons Therapy in Dorchester and Poole.

Richard says the move was prompted by a life-long interest in the workings of the brain, and in particular the deep-rooted links between mind and body.

“I also enjoy working with people and helping them to overcome their challenges. It’s incredibly rewarding to see someone who has been suffering, sometimes for years, be helped quickly and easily with hypnotherapy.”

Richard offers a free 20-minute consultation to new clients.

Training, qualifications & experience

Advanced Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy and Master Practitioner of NLP.

Certified by the General Hypnotherapy Register and the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC).

Member organisations


The General Hypnotherapy Register

Hypnotherapists may become members of the General Hypnotherapy Register if they satisfy certain criteria with regard to both training and ongoing requirements as determined from time to time by the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council (GHSC).

Members are either registered at Practitioner status (which confirms that the GHR acknowledges their qualification to practice), or Affiliate status. Although Affiliate level registrants will have completed a sufficient number of training hours to equip them to commence seeing clients on a limited basis, the GHR does not acknowledge them to have yet been trained to full practitioner level.

All GHR Registered Practitioners are required to accept the published Code of Ethics and Complaints & Disciplinary Procedure.

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

Personal Motivation, Goal-setting, Life Laundry, Past Life Regression (PLR)


Standard fee £60 for a 1-hour session. Free 20-minute consultation for new clients.

Packages also available:

Stop smoking pledge: We promise to help you stop smoking in two sessions, or come back until you’ve kicked the habit at no extra cost.* Price: £100

Weight loss plan: An individually tailored programme that will help you lose weight – and stay slim. Six, fortnightly sessions. Price: £240

Fast phobia fix: We will help cure your phobias quickly and easily so they no longer limit how you live your life. Three sessions. Price £150

Confidence builder: Do you lack the confidence you need to get ahead at work? Discover your inner strengths. Two sessions. Price £100

Stress eliminator: Stress doesn’t just affect you mentally, it can affect your physical health, too. Help find your inner calm. Two sessions. Price £100

Life laundry: Do you find it difficult to move on from issues such as childhood bullying, personal trauma or bad relationships? Leave it all behind quickly and easily using powerful NLP techniques, including Timeline.??

Special offer: Non-package treatments of more than one session qualify for a 20% discount (single session fee £60).

Further information

In addition to the packages listed, New Horizons Therapy, based in Dorchester and Poole, also offers a wide range of hypnotherapy and NLP strategies including personal and/or business motivation training, anxiety challenges, help with post-traumatic stress disorder, and past-life regression.

7 Durngate Street

Type of session

Face to face support
Online support
Telephone support
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language
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 Unspecified

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