The danger of all or nothing thinking

All or nothing thinking is one of the many cognitive distortions through which we see the world.┬áNothing is ever truly black or white or absolute, but your mind may try to convince you that it is. There are many different reasons for this but usually it’s a self-protective mechanism often to protect from experiencing failure.Continue reading “The danger of all or nothing thinking”

Counselling and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for mental health

Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for mental health is such an important part of any therapy to provide the realistic framework for change. What is cognitive behavioural therapy? Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is a type of psychotherapy that recognises and questions unhelpful beliefs, thoughts and opinions. Once identified, the therapist and client work to create better thoughtsContinue reading “Counselling and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for mental health”

Does hypnotherapy work for anger management?

Nearly everyone is affected by high levels of stress currently. These high-stress levels will cause emotions to run high and sometimes out of control. Anger, sadness, grief, fear are all emotions that can get out of hand during times of high stress. In order to get back into balance, we need to get these emotionsContinue reading “Does hypnotherapy work for anger management?”

Does hypnotherapy work for weight loss?

We know hypnotherapy can help for a variety of issues but does hypnotherapy work for weight loss? First things first, here’s a quick video to give you the basics about hypnotherapy for weight loss- As you can see, there are many reasons why people put on weight – Too much “bad” food Underlying trauma Stress/anxietyContinue reading “Does hypnotherapy work for weight loss?”

Benefits of online hypnotherapy

In this day and age, there are so many benefits of online hypnotherapy! Studies have shown that it’s just as effective as face to face therapy. But there are still people who have concerns about doing therapy online, so I’ve put together a little video with some more information. As you can see, there areContinue reading “Benefits of online hypnotherapy”

Should I see a counsellor or a therapist?

Many people wonder at what point they need to stop trying to heal by themselves and invest in a professional therapist or counsellor to help them. If you find yourself asking, “Should I see a counsellor or a therapist?” then that’s probably a good sign that it may help! From my experience as a clinicalContinue reading “Should I see a counsellor or a therapist?”