What are my key qualifications?
- DipH (Diploma in hypnotherapy)n
- DipNLP and HC (Diploma in Neuro Linguistic Programming and Hypnotic Coaching)
- HPD (Hypnotherapy Practitioner Diploma)
- Certified Clinical Auricular Acupuncturist
- Core Competency Certificate in Substance Misuse (Federation of Drug and Alcohol Practitioner)
What is my professional experience?
I am an addictions specialist and continue to work part time within the field of substance misuse. I have worked previously in rehabilitation centres, hospitals and secure units, working with a range of complex conditions. I have worked with clients conditions which included anxiety, self esteem, confidence, bi polar, depression, phobias, self harm, eating disorders, control issues and grief alongside severe psychotic conditions, I have also worked with vulnerable children.
What are my professional links?
National Council for Hypnotherapy register:
Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council
I regularly attend group supervision meetings for personal development and further training. I share learning with colleagues in Sheffield and the surrounding areas.
What are my specialist areas?
Addictions including drugs, alcohol and addictive behaviours like gambling and shopping, Anxiety, Confidence and Self Esteem, Stress management, Weight management and all food issues, and Phobias.
The first time you meet me
A good therapist should make a comprehensive assessment of your therapeutic needs to develop a plan for lasting change. I usually spend 90 minutes with a client to establish a full understanding of your needs and use this time to begin the process of becoming self sufficient.
Where will you meet me
Your sessions will take place in a Sheffield, S10 private consulting room or on Skype any where in the world. I have worked via Skype in USA, Australia, China mainland Europe and throughout the UK. I have also successfully used Skype to support clients locally with severe social phobia.