Nicolette Pinkney DPSH GQHP GHR & CNHC Reg.

Nicolette Pinkney DPSH GQHP GHR & CNHC Reg.

Neal's Yard Remedies
27 Market Place
Salisbury, Wiltshire

17 Stour Road
BH23 1PL

01725 510164 / 07989 201405

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About me

I am a professional, registered hypnotherapist with many years experience working within my busy practice, Inspiring Changes.

I work from a beautiful location in my private therapy room just outside the village of Lover near Downton, close to the New Forest on the Wiltshire/Hampshire border. I also hold a clinic at Neal's Yard Remedies in the centre of Salisbury on a Thursday and at Wessex Health Network in Christchurch on a Wednesday.

In addition to hypnotherapy, I use a combination of therapies including brief psychotherapy, solution-focused counselling, NLP, cognitive behavioural techniques and EMDR. Each session is tailor-made to suit you and the issues affecting your life.

Over the years, I have helped many people with wide-ranging and varying problems, not just those traditionally associated with hypnotherapy.

I run an informal but professional practice, with a friendly, understanding and non-judgmental approach. My aim is to provide you with an opportunity to relax and discuss things openly, in order to help you resolve your issues as quickly and effectively as possible, with lasting and permanent results.

The majority of my new clients come to me as a recommendation from somebody who has already seen me and experienced a positive change and resolution of the issues they sought treatment for, particularly those who have experienced anxiety, stress, phobias, confidence/low self-esteem, stop smoking and weight management.

Every session is completely private and confidential. I am fully insured and adhere to a strict code of ethics.

For all new clients I offer a free no obligation consultation by phone.

Training, qualifications & experience


I am a member of the General Hypnotherapy Register (GHR), the largest and one of the most highly regarded professional organisations for hypnotherapists and am also validated by the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council (GHSC).

I am also regulated by the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC), the UK regulator for complementary healthcare practitioners whose key function is to enhance public protection by setting standards for registration within CNHC. The CNHC 'quality mark' is being recognised as the hallmark of quality for the sector.

I have a DBS check enabling me to work with children, thereby giving parents and carers peace of mind.


- Diploma in Hypnotherapy, Solution-Focused Counselling and Psychotherapy

- General Qualification in Hypnotherapy Practice (GQHP)

- Diploma in Advanced Smoking Cessation

- EMDR (Eyes Movement Desensitization Reprocessing) Practitioner

- Hypno Gastric Band Practitioner

- Certificates in:
   Rob Kelly Stop Smoking Method
   Transactional Analysis
   Hypnosis for Depression
   Weight Loss
   Hypnotension (for help with hypertension/high blood pressure)
   Smoking Cessation - quit smoking in just one session
   Working with Addictions - Alcohol and Drugs

- Reiki Master and Practitioner

- Diploma in Past Life Regression Therapy

Member organisations


Accredited register membership

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

        Past Life Regression Therapy


        Initial Consultation: FREE
        (approximately 15-30 minutes on the telephone)
        Please note no therapy is undertaken during this consultation and there is no obligation to commence treatment.

        Hypnotherapy £65 per session (excluding Stop Smoking and Hypno-Gastric Band).
        Stop Smoking £175 for a one off session.

        Please call or email for more information or refer to my website for further details.

        Further information

        Free Parking is available at the Lover, Downton practice and at Wessex Health Network.

        Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1TL
        Christchurch, BH23 1PL

        Type of session

        Home visits: No

        Practical details

        Sign language: No
        Other languages: None


        Accessibility information
        Wheelchair access: Unspecified


        Monday, Tuesday and Friday at Lover near Downton. Wednesday at Wessex Health Network in Christchurch. Thursday at Neal's Yard Remedies in Salisbury.