I am an Clinical Hypnotherapist, Psychotherapist and Stress Management Consultant, with over 25 years clinical experience in the NHS- 17 years of which have been spent working in the GP surgery in Overseal near Swadlincote in the Heart of the National Forest.
I use an integrated approach to my work, drawing from my knowledge of both orthodox and complementary medicine. I hold a diploma in Clinical hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy, and am registered with the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council.
I have completed advanced training in Stress Management, Weight control including Hypnotic Gastric-banding technique, Smoking Cessation, EFT (emotional freedom technique), EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprogramming) and Auricular (ear) Acupuncture.
Training, qualifications & experience
Registered General Nurse (1985)
Dip Clinical Hypnotherapy & Psychotherapy
Diploma in Stress Management
Weight Management including Hypnotic Gastric Banding
Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
- Anger management
- Anxiety *
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome *
- Depression *
- Eating disorders *
- Exam stress
- Fear of flying
- Gastric band hypnotherapy
- Insomnia *
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Low self-confidence *
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessions and compulsions *
- Panic attacks *
- Phobias *
- Public speaking
- Quit smoking
- Stress *
- Stuttering *
- Weight loss
Other areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
Initial consultation free of charge.
£50.00 per hour (Patients registered with Overseal Surgery £30.00 per hour)
I am fully insured, and a member of the General Hypnotherapy Register (GHR) of the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council.
I am also a member of the Association of Meridian Energy Therapists (AMT) as an EFT practitioner, and a memebr of the Royal college of Nursing (RCN).