Category: confidence

How does EFT tapping work?

Emotional Freedom Technique (“Tapping”) and the issues that connect each tapping point to the meridian lines in the body Lets look at the tapping points for EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique) and some of the emotional issue each point is linked to. Clients often ask me what issue each tapping point stands for and although it […]

Your brain may be 40,000 thousand years old but have you updated it yet?

Did you know that the modern shape of your brain may be 40,000 years old? OK, I don’t mean your particular brain but all our brains are working on “coding” that was developed to keep us safe in the jungle! This means that in many daily situations your brain and mine will often choose the […]

Need help? Wedding speech, business presentation, speech etc. – Hypnosis can help

Public speaking is well up amongst the top 20 in the list of common phobias. Whether it is giving a wedding speech, a business presentation at the office or to a group, anything that puts us in the spotlight can easily and instantly trigger our autonomic nervous system into fight and flight. This response originates […]

SMILE

What happens to the brain and body when we smile? What happens to anxiety and stress when we smile? When we smile we instantly generate a happy flood of “feel good” brain chemicals. Neuropeptides that relieve stress and anxiety, neurotransmitters such as serotonin (an antidepressant) and endorphins that are pain relievers are all instantly activated, […]

Why might we have “burgers for brains!” ?

Eating burgers for your brain is no better than eating burgers for your body. Burgers for brains? What on earth am I talking about? Well probably most of us are guilty of doing exactly that with our choice of words. And whoops, I’ve just done exactly that in the previous sentence by using the word […]

Weight Loss

Why it’s hard to lose weight only using will power and what you can do about it

Hypnosis – Emotional Freedom Technique – NLP It takes a lot of energy and continued vigilance to use the conscious mind to help with weight loss, and the chances for long term success are, as we all know, not good. Dieting is notorious for being able to achieve short term results but not necessarily so […]

Addction

Addiction – Is there a hypnotic loop that drives us?

Addiction and Dopamine Addiction can be one of the hardest things in our lives to turn round. We may be able to rapidly “switch off” a phobia using hypnosis. And we may be surprised how quickly and effectively it is possible to release ourselves from anxiety and stress once we have the right tools to […]