What to do when anxiety stops you from leaving the house

With all that’s been happening in the world in the past few months, it’s been of no surprise in the rise of clients coming in for anxiety related issues. With so much uncertainty in the world, it’s so easy for us to move into survival mode and become attached to places, people, objects and environmentsContinue reading “What to do when anxiety stops you from leaving the house”

How stress impacts your gut health

There is a deep connection between the gut and the brain known as the brain-gut-axis that is quite complex and includes the vagus nerve, neural, endocrine, immune, and humoral links. The brain has a direct impact on the stomach and the intestines. Just thinking about eating can make your mouth water and can cause aContinue reading “How stress impacts your gut health”

Why hypnotherapy is often used as a last resort.

Unfortunately, more often than not, by the time a client gets into the hypnotherapists office, they can seem a little discouraged. They begin by affirming that they have tried everything. And then continue to rattle off every therapy both mainstream and natural, from doctors and mental health professionals, to naturopaths and kinesiologsts they have beenContinue reading “Why hypnotherapy is often used as a last resort.”

Rumination and Stress

Everyone is coping differently to the current situation we are facing globally at the moment. Some people are using it as motivation, some are using it as a time to relax and recover, some to connect within and some to pig out and eat what they want! For some people, this lock-down will cause aContinue reading “Rumination and Stress”

Why change is so hard.

Have you tried to make a positive change in your life, only to find yourself back into your old habits within a short amount of time? This is actually pretty common and usually what happens when we try to make a change from our conscious mind. 95% of our life is run by programs inContinue reading “Why change is so hard.”

Hypnotherapy and Agoraphobia

This is what makes hypnotherapy so powerful. Combined with CBT (cognitive behavioral therapy), hypnotherapy can access the subconscious mind and help to re-frame the way the outside world is seen. This will allow the person experiencing the high levels of anxiety to take control of their unconscious behaviors and feel safe whenever they are out and about.