Determined to lose weight? Hypnosis may be your key to success!

Here in Australia, we’re only a few months away from the warmer, Summer weather and this is often the time we start to feel the urge to eat healthier and want to shed some of those excess kilos that winter has gifted us! For some people this is a relatively easy thing to do. ButContinue reading “Determined to lose weight? Hypnosis may be your key to success!”

Hypnotherapy for pain relief

There has been a number of recent studies which have identified hypnotherapy to be an effective alternative to medication in treating both acute and chronic pain.   Hypnotherapy incorporates both the conscious and subconscious mind or in other words, the whole mind. We begin by consciously discussing and exploring the clients pain (triggers, length ofContinue reading “Hypnotherapy for pain relief”

How to break bad habits

How good would it be to be able to just circle a day in the calendar and decide to change those bad habits!?Stop smoking and start being healthy. 🚭Stop nail biting when you’re stressed and calm yourself with a deep breath. 💅Instead of reaching for junk food for emotional support you can go for a walk orContinue reading “How to break bad habits”

What can hypnotherapy help with?

Hypnotherapy is therapy in the state of hypnosis. Therapy works with the mind and can be used for many different things including but not limited too-FearsPhobiasAddictions (cigarettes, gambling, alcohol)Anxiety including social anxiety Self confidenceGut health issues (often connected to anxiety)Weight loss Eating disordersStressDepressionMindfulness and RelaxationGeneral mental well being-Life path, career goals, futurePain management- Hypnoanalgesia isContinue reading “What can hypnotherapy help with?”

Australian private health funds that cover Hypnotherapy

As a hypnotherapist with membership with the Australian Hypnotherapists Association, you may be eligible for discounts through your private health provider. I keep my fees low, but if you can get a discount, that’s even better! These health fund lists change regularly, so it’s best to check with your health fund provider and contact myselfContinue reading “Australian private health funds that cover Hypnotherapy”

How re-framing can help change bad habits including binge eating and smoking.

One of the main tools we use in hypnotherapy is re-framing. It enables clients to look at their past and their behaviors in a new light and gain a new perspective. When we keep viewing the past with the same eyes, we create the same story, the same thought processes, and the same patterns, keepingContinue reading “How re-framing can help change bad habits including binge eating and smoking.”

What does hypnosis feel like?

Hypnosis is a very relaxed state of being. It’s a completely natural state and we go in and out of hypnosis daily. Here are a few examples that you should recognize- -Daydreaming or lost in thought-Meditation-When “in the zone” playing sports-Engrossed in a really good movie-Doing something repeatedly like a barista making coffee after coffee-DrivingContinue reading “What does hypnosis feel like?”

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.”