When Does Normal Worrying Tip Over into Anxiety?

Everybody worries. About different things, and to different extents, but there are very few people on this planet who could genuinely admit that they have nothing to worry about.And ‘everyday’ worrying is not a problem in itself. If you’re not sure you have enough petrol in the car, if you have enough money to buy the groceries, or if you … [Read more...]

Experiencing a Panic Attack and What to Do

Experiencing a panic attack, also known as anxiety attacks, or sometimes panic disorder, can be terrifying and incredibly real. Common symptoms include pain, the feeling of having a heart attack, inability to breathe, sweating, nausea, dizziness, fainting and a strong feeling of loss of control, a feeling of terror or even a feeling that you are … [Read more...]

What to Expect in a Hypnotherapy for Anxiety Session from Charles Whitaker

Every session of hypnotherapy is different, because every client has different needs. Even sessions for the same condition, such as hypnotherapy for anxiety, can be very different, because every individual, and the cause behind every case of anxiety, is unique.However, the structure of most of my confidential consultations is the same. All the … [Read more...]

Phobias, Anxiety and Hypnotherapy

Phobias are one of the most common conditions treated by hypnotherapists. Phobias are an anxiety disorder, but an anxiety disorder that is highly specific in its manifestation. A phobia is a fear that has grown so strong as to become irrational.Some of the most common phobias concern quite everyday objects. Fear of spiders, fear of heights, … [Read more...]

You’re Not Alone: Celebrities who Suffer from Anxiety

 Would it surprise you to learn that there are many celebrities suffer from anxiety?Perhaps it shouldn’t. Modern-day celebrity can be a stressful existence with the constant scrutiny of cameras and the public. Not all celebrities find this an easy way to live.Panic attacks are a common manifestation of anxiety. Persistent panic attacks are … [Read more...]

Hypnotherapy for Anxiety

One question that often crops up in my hypnotherapy for anxiety sessions is whether or not anxiety is exclusively a modern issue.Nowadays our lives seem to be driven faster and faster with more and more being heaped on our plate – conditions in which anxiety thrives. So I can understand why people wonder if modern life has created anxiety – a … [Read more...]

You’ve Got the Power! Hypnotherapy for empowerment.

We all have time when we feel powerless. Sometimes it’s as a result of a specific event, such as an unexpected and unwanted break-up in a relationship, a demotion at work or conflict within the family. Or sometimes powerlessness can be a long-lasting feeling that seems to be without specific cause, but which has dominated your life for a long … [Read more...]

Hypnotherapy for Confidence and Self-Esteem

What is self-esteem? For most of us, self-esteem is our ability to know in a meaningful way that we are fundamentally OK. If you have this understanding, it can act as a driver towards success as you strive to move forward, or to change things in your life.Are you lacking in self-esteem? The most common manifestation of lack of self-esteem is … [Read more...]

Hypnotherapy Can Help You Define Your Life’s Purpose

If you are feeling lost and directionless, you may need some help to re-define your life purpose.Such feelings can mean that you have lost touch with your inner, or ‘real’ self. This disconnect makes it hard to know what your life purpose is. Your conscious self feels lost and uncertain, because it does not have a link with your deeper … [Read more...]

Hypnotherapy for Empowerment!

How is your staff really feeling? Is your staff coping with the demands of work and daily life, or could you be doing something to help?People seldom admit to struggling at home or at work when they are actually in the workplace - until their issues become so overwhelming they can lead to a complete emotional or physical collapse.Not only … [Read more...]