Category: wellbeing

Alcohol Abuse

Alcohol Abuse, the dangers and what you can do about it.

Alcohol Abuse What does the term alcohol abuse really mean? We all know the word alcoholic and we know that certain people drink too much but where does the term alcohol abuse fit in? If someone is suffering from alcohol abuse it means that they may not yet be physically dependent on alcohol but the […]

Need help with depression?

Need help with depression? Try EFT

Using EFT to help with depression EFT or Emotional Freedom Technique is an Energy Psychology technique that has it’s roots in Chinese medicine and acupuncture. In this technique the client will tap with their fingers on acupressure points at the same time as verbalising their issues. Emotional Freedom Technique is a technique that anyone can […]

Does Blushing Embarrass You?

Hypnosis for Blushing & Anxiety Disorders

Does Blushing Embarrass You? Blushing is generally triggered by a perceived embarrassment or anxiety. When we blush (and we all do at some time or other) it is an involuntary experience triggered by the Sympathetic Nervous System. When we are embarrassed or under stress the nervous system opens the blood vessels below the surface of […]

Does depression affect you?

Does depression make you feel helpless and hopeless?

Does depression affect you? Anyone who has experienced depression knows what a debilitating state it can be with seemingly uncontrollable feelings of sadness or anxiety, loss of interest in life and feeling hopeless and helpless. There are many reasons people can suffer from depression. It could be bereavement, loss of something important in their lives […]

Depression is common but are we talking about it

Depression is common but are we talking about it? There was an interesting documentary on BBC3 this week (09/07/13) about professional football and how even the top paid superstars can be at risk from depression. It was presented by former Premiership player Clarke Carlisle who has first hand experience of the emotional up and downs and […]