to my website, here I explain about the work I do , about my Private
Practice and the services I offer.
am a Hypnotherapist and Bowen Technique Practitioner in the South West.
My Practice started in 1997 as a reflexologist and continued to grow in
2003 when I trained in HypnoBirthing. I work with Individuals, Couples
I have a column in Juno magazine, a family
I am also an NHS Midwife and have been in
practice since 1993.
My work has several aspects:
Non birth work and Birth work.
I have been working with couples teaching
HypnoBirthing classes, 1 to 1 and in groups for 10 years.
It has become very much more mainstream and
accepted during this
time, and is understood and accepted as a safe and well researched way
to support Wellbeing during pregnancy and for birth.
Relaxing daily is beneficial for us all but
specifically in pregnancy
it becomes important because the a baby's development is
according to levels of stress or relaxation Mother experiences.
The brilliance of hypnosis is that we can use
apply it to any situation, so it always has relevance and it always
Mindset and attitude help us make sense of our
experience, and hypnosis
helps with gaining perspective and gives us an ability to understand
what we can control, rather than what we cannot.
I am a Hypnotherapist and work with Men and Women of all ages who have
worries and behaviours which limit their lifestyle. This includes all
types of anxiety and Phobia from flying to needles, heights and
enclosed spaces. Sometimes other people don’t understand what having a
phobia feels like and talking about however ridiculous it sounds is a
great beginning to dealing with it. Once we start taking action, we
As a Bowen Technique Practitioner I work with babies and children to
adults of all ages. Bowen is a hands on, non invasive technique which
is extremely relaxing and which can provide lasting relief from acute
or chronic condition.
I have trained with Babette Rothschild on working with trauma and this
can be a great help if a birth was experienced as traumatic.
I am a specialist
advisor for the national hypnotherapy council on the area of pregnancy
and childbirth. I have worked with students in all 3 years of their
midwifery degree on the topic of "managing stress and anxiety at work"
in universities across the south west. I have co -run training days for
qualified Midwives on the same theme and continue to work 1:1 with
Midwives. Do contact me if you
would like to know more about this work.
I love working in this way and am always happy to
talk the goals of therapy through before a commitment is made.
If you are interested in contacting me either
click the contact me tab and send me a message or call me on
I work collaboratively with many local
practitioners and welcome enquiries.