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Just Because You Have Celebrity Pals It Doesn’t Mean You Are a Good Therapist

Just Because You Have Celebrity Pals It Doesn’t Mean You Are a Good Therapist As regular readers of my musings will know, I have a certain issue in the use of celebrity to validate the effectiveness of hypnotherapy. Now, I … Continue reading

Hypnotherapy and Public Image

Hypnotherapy and Public Image I have been noticing over the past several years that there seems to be a shift in the way that hypnotherapy is seen. Both in the popular press and professional journals. Hypnotherapy is being seen far … Continue reading

Hypnotherapy is NOT Counselling

Hypnotherapy is NOT Counselling Today’s missive is regarding a pet peeve of mine which frankly I am getting a little tired of seeing. Hypnotherapy is hypnotherapy, it is not counselling. I am saying this because in advert after advert, website … Continue reading

Misuse of the Title Licensed

Misuse of the Title Licensed I had a phone call yesterday from a potential client who was looking for therapeutic services. As the call neared a conclusion I was asked if I was a “Licensed Therapist”. I explained that in … Continue reading

Being A Harley Street Therapist Is Not A Qualification

Being A Harley Street Therapist Is Not A Qualification This is a subject that I have alluded to over the years but thought I would be more blunt today. So often I see articles which quote “Harley Street Expert”. I … Continue reading

Change Your Life With Hypnotherapy

Change Your Life With Hypnotherapy I see many clients at my office who are dissatisfied with their lives. Indeed, they dislike their jobs and feel that they are not really contributing to life, just contributing to paying the bills. Many … Continue reading

A Bit of Grief From Yesterday’s Post

A Bit of Grief From Yesterday’s Post I suppose I should have predicted it, but I didn’t. Yesterday’s post did get some very positive replies. Most of them reported their agreement on the importance of the supervisionary relationship and why … Continue reading

Take Supervision Seriously

Take Supervision Seriously I have been banging on about this for many, many years supervision is one of the most important relationships a therapist can have. In psychotherapy and counselling, this is already well understood. Indeed they have supervision properly … Continue reading

Time to Review Hypnotherapy Training Standards

Time to Review Hypnotherapy Training Standards I have spent all of my adult life trying to help the hypnotherapy profession to grow and flourish. My Masters Degree thesis was on the subject of hypnotherapy training. Having been training hypnotherapists since … Continue reading

Use of Logos in Hypnotherapy

Use of Logos in Hypnotherapy It’s Sunday, and sadly, I find myself writing about a subject that really bothers me and should bother the profession. Some hypnotherapists are using logos from the NHS, Department of Health and various Private Medical … Continue reading

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