Victoria Baldwin BSc, DHP, MAPHP Acc, CNHC Reg
People underestimate the capabilities of their own mind to do themselves good, as well as harm, but what better way to solve your problem or condition than using your own natural inner resources, guided by an understanding, professional qualified therapist.
I am a professionally trained hypnotherapist and psychotherapist, in South Benfleet, Essex, working from a spacious & relaxing private therapy room. I also offer Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) which is a fast and effective way of working with all sorts of problems without the use of traditional hypnosis.
My location is easily accessible from surrounding areas such as Basildon, Billericay, Brentwood, Southend on Sea, Laindon, Pitsea, Wickford or Rayleigh.
Offering the Virtual Hypnotic Gastric Band since 2011.
I specialise in issues around anxiety but I could also help you to help yourself with a wide range of issues including:
Blushing, Stuttering and other Social Phobias
IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
Stress and anxiety-
Improved Sports Performance & Fitness Motivation
Confidence & low self esteem
Fears and Phobias such as flying, spiders, dentists etc
I am also a registered member of:
The Association for Professional Hypnosis and Psychotherapy
Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (Reg No. 00383-L10)
The National Council of Psychotherapists (Reg No. 202126)
Visit my website for further information or call today to arrange a free, no obligation consultation to see what hypnotherapy can do for you.
Training, qualifications & experience
I have trained at The Essex Institute of Clinical Hypnosis under the tutelage of renowned hypnotherapist Terence Watts.
- Diploma in Clinical Hypnosis with Psychotherapy (DHP)
- Diploma in Hypnoanalysis (Advanced)
- Certificate of studies in Clinical Hypnotherapy
- Diploma in Psycho-Sexual Disorders
- SymbioDynamics Practitioner
- EFT Practitioner Level 3
- Diploma in Diet and Nutrition
- Diploma - Cressinghams Virtual Gastric Band (TM)
- Diploma - WILL-STOP Hypnotherapy(TM)
Additionally I have attended workshops and training in
- Childsplay Educational Kinesiology
- NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming)
- Advanced Forensic Hypnosis
- NLP - Techniques in Practice
My training is continually ongoing so I can develop my skills and abilities to enable me to help provide the best therapy I can for my clients.
I have also completed a BSc (Open) Degree in Psychology with Social Science including study of classic psychoanalysis theory and various counselling methods. I am currently undergoing additional Counselling training, which I am really enjoying. I have my CPCAB Level 2 and Level 3 Counselling Certificates and am in the final year of my Level 4 Counselling Diploma. After that who knows... maybe another degree? Or perhaps a rest!
Additionally I have delivered my own training sessions as a guest tutor at the Essex Institute of Clinical Hypnosis.
Registered / Accredited
Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.
Association for Professional Hypnosis and Psychotherapy
Each member of APHP has received thorough training in hypnosis and hypnotherapy, is competent and conscientious, and abides strictly by a code of ethics.
There are four grades of membership: Licentiate (LAPHP), Registered Member (MAPHP), Accredited Member (MAPHP(acc.)) and Fellow (FAPHP), with the different categories standing for different levels of training and experience.
The Association for Professional Hypnosis and Psychotherapy is a member organisation of UKCHO (an umbrella body for the hypnotherapy profession in the United Kingdom).
Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
Information about health conditions (*)
Hypnotherapy can enhance the well-being of individuals diagnosed with serious medical conditions, but should not take the place of medical treatment and advice. If you have been diagnosed with - or suspect you may have - any of these conditions, please speak to your doctor before starting hypnotherapy.
Other areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
Cressinghams Virtual Hypnotic Gastric Band for more information please contact me.
Fees vary - please visit one of my websites for further information. I do offer a free, face to face, no obligation, initial consultation of up to an hour.
Daytime & evening appointments are available - Monday to Saturday.
I am based in South Benfleet Essex and offer a private, spacious therapy room with air conditioning and comfortable seating designed to make you feel relaxed. The premises has private parking, is easily accessible via public transport and has good disabled access.