Frequently asked questions
What is Hypnosis?
It's a state of deep relaxation and concentration within a state of heightened awareness induced by suggestion.
Will I lose control?
A professional Hypnotherapist would never make you do anything you do not want to do or behave in a way you would not normally behave.
Will I be asleep?
No, you will be extremely relaxed this is why the technique is called "Conscious Hypnosis".
How many appointments will I need?
It depends on the presenting issue.
Some issues such as smoking cessation or certain phobias can be treated in as little as 1-3 sessions. More deep-rooted issues can take longer. An appropriate treatment plan will be discussed at your initial consultation.
How does Hypnotherapy differ from stage hypnosis?
Stage Hypnosis is a brilliant form of entertainment with a participating audience and susceptible volunteers, whereas Clinical Hypnotherapy uses the skills of hypnosis to alleviate problems via communication with the subconscious mind for therapeutic purposes.