Andrew Mercer BA (hons), DHP (Adv.), MNCP, MNCH
42 Downs Grove
I'm Andrew Mercer, a professionally qualified and registered advanced Hypnotherapist based in Basildon, Essex, and I am Basildon's longest serving Hypnotherapist.
I offer a wide range of Hypnotheraputic techniques including, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Analytical Hypnotherapy, Hypnoanalysis, Psychodynamic Hypno-psychotherapy and Hypno-counselling.
Hypnosis, Hypnotherapy and Hypo-Psychotherapy can help with all sorts of problem, issues and concerns.
Anything from phobias and fears, weight-loss and quitting smoking. To passing exams, public speaking and sports performance.
I am particularly experienced in working with stress, anxiety and depression, problems that are all too common in our modern world.
If you have an issue or problem I've not mentioned here please feel free to contact me. I even offer a free consultation
Training, qualifications & experience
Prior to studying Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy I attained a degree in Philosophy with particular reference to the concepts of consciousness and the mind After working in London for a number of years I decided to train in Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy at the Essex Institute of Clinical Hypnosis. Initially based in East London, I decided to relocate back to my own home town of Basildon.
Following my initial training I took up a number of other courses
I hold the following qualifications:
Advanced Diploma in Hypnosis with Psychotherapy
Diploma in Hypnoanalysis (Advanced)
Advanced Analytical Hypno-Psychotherapy (Certificated)
Certificate of studies in Clinical Hypnotherapy
Specialist Diploma in Psycho-sexual Disorders
BA (Hons) in Philosophy
I am also a Qualified School Teacher holding QTS status
And am a member of the following organisations:
Member of The College of Medicine
The National Council of Psychotherapists (Snr. Accred)
The NHS Directory of Complementary and Alternative Practitioners
Counselling Code of Compliance registered Counsellor
I am also a member of the Basildon Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
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 *
- Insomnia *
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Low self-confidence *
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessions and compulsions *
- Panic attacks *
- Phobias *
- Post-traumatic stress disorder *
- Public speaking
- Quit smoking
- Relationship issues
- Sex addiction *
- Sexual issues *
- Sleep disorders *
- Sports performance
- Stress *
- Stuttering *
- 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.
Fees are dependent upon therapy employed, however I do offer a free initial, no obligation, consultation.
As a qualified school teacher I have a good, clear understanding of the needs and requirements of children, thus I am able to offer therapy and help to children and young adults.
If you feel your son, daughter or any child in your care would benefit from my help please feel free to contact me. (Please note; therapy for anyone under 18 requires another adult to be present at all times)
Daytime and evening appointments available