I am an Registered Nurse Hypnotherapist, Psychotherapist, and PICT Trauma and Abuse Therapist, with over 36 years clinical experience in the NHS- 25 years of which have been spent working in the GP surgery in Overseal near Swadlincote in the Heart of the National Forest. I am also a Registered Nurse and Midwife, and as such have an interest in Women's Health issues.
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, Diploma in PICT Trauma and Abuse Therapy, and am a Senior Hypnotherapist with the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council.
I have completed advanced training in Stress Management, Psychosexual Counselling for Women, Mindfulness Instructor, KGH Hypnobirthing, EFT (emotional freedom technique), EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprogramming) and Auricular (ear) Acupuncture.
Training, qualifications & experience
Registered General Nurse
Dip Clinical Hypnotherapy & Psychotherapy
Dip PICT Trauma and Abuse Therapy
Dip KGH Hypnobirthing
Diploma in Stress Management
Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
- Anger management
- Anxiety *
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome *
- Depression *
- Eating disorders *
- Exam stress
- Fear of flying
- Female sexual problems *
- 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
* 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
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).
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