Michael Cohen

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Sutton, Surrey, SM2
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About me

Effective and practical   Hypnotherapy, Cognitive behavioral therapy, and Hypno-psychotherapy for a wide range of issues based in Sutton Surrey SM2 .I have 38 years' experience.Specialising in the treatment of anxiety disorders, which includes stress, anxiety, panic attacks, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), lack of confidence, phobias, social anxiety, health anxiety, low mood(Depression), and much more. I also run a popular Smoking Cessation Program, Fear of Flying program, and a weight loss program.

I offer  face to face in person as well as  online hypnotherapy , Cognitive behavioural therapy and counselling

My corporate clients have included:

  • Dixon’s Store Groups PLC (now known as Curry’s PC world)
  • Reed Business Publications
  • The Home Office
  • B.U.P.A. psychological services.

My book 'Solutions To Stress' published in 2001 was very well received.My Second book 'The Power of Accepting Yourself 'was published in January 2011 by Bookline and Thinker.During February 2013 it became the No1 selling self-help book on amazon UK. My  third book 'Rethink it!: Practical ways to rid yourself of anger, depression, jealousy and other common problems' is also available from Amazon and good bookshops.

Training, qualifications & experience

I have 38 years of experience as a therapist and am fully qualified

Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapy

Diploma in Ericksonian Hypnosis and Neuro-Linguistic Programming

Diploma in Adlerian Counselling

Certificate In Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy

Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

Certificate in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Certificate in Supervision

38 years experience

Professional Memberships

  • The NHSTA – Directory of Complementary and Alternative Practitioners
  • The Association for Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy
  • National Council for Hypnotherapy
  • The Register For Evidence Based Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy
  • Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) RegisteredProfessional Member of
  • The Association of Contextual Behavioural Science (ACT Therapist)

Some of the areas I help with

Stress & Anxiety-- For example, panic attacks, social anxiety, phobias, sexual anxiety, work-related stress, low confidence, etc.

Habits -- Including addictions and bad habits, e.g., smoking, nail-biting, over-eating

Low mood States(Depression) -- Hypnotherapy is often combined with cognitive behavioural therapy to help you change they way you feel about yourself, others and your circumstances.

Personal Development--For example, public speaking, study skills, sports performance, etc.

Psycho-somatic Conditions-- Conditions caused or exacerbated by stress-related conditions. For example, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), various skin conditions, warts.

Pain Management --For example, chronic pain, pain in dentistry, pain in surgery, tension headaches, back pain, etc.

Inter-personal Problems-- For example, relationship problems, familial problems, or conflict at work.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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National Council for Hypnotherapy (NCH)

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There is an agreed Code of Conduct, an established Complaints & Disciplinary Procedure and all members are obliged to maintain comprehensive Public Liability & Professional Indemnity Insurance, maintain regular CPD (continuing professional development) hours, and attend Supervision when needed.

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

I have experience of working with obsessive-compulsive disorder (O.C.D)


£75.00 per session
Free initial telephone or online session

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Aviva
  • Axa Health

Additional information

 Discounts are available if prepaying for more than one session. Concessions are available for those in genuine need.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Monday to Friday 9am to 8pm Saturday 9am to 2pm

Further information

My name is Michael Cohen and I am a professional, fully qualified therapist based in Sutton, Surrey. I practise Hypnotherapy, Hypno-psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy as well as traditional counselling. I am based in Sutton, Surrey, and practise both in person and online. I have 38 years of experience in assisting people with a wide range of problems. I specialise in offering one-to-one psychological therapy for Anxiety issues such as health anxiety, social anxiety, phobias, panic attacks and related issues like building confidence and self-esteem. I also have experience assisting with obsessive-compulsive disorder (O.C.D.)  I am the author of three books about therapy, including the No. 1 best selling self-help book “The Power Of Accepting Yourself.”

Sutton, Surrey, SM2

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Employee Assistance Programme

Online platforms

Microsoft Teams