I went to see Jimi because I had concerns about my weight. Jimi and I talked through my options and I opted to have a virtual gastric band, known by some as the hypnotic gastric band.
I had 4 sessions of hypnotism for this and it was...
Going for an interview is very much like an exam. No matter how knowledgeable you are about your industry, performance and delivery are what you get judged on, as much as your knowledge of the subject matter. The prospective employer expects you to sell yourself and your abilities. This does not always seem fair and for a variety of reasons, many people find this daunting and flunk one interview after the other.
More often than not, after introducing myself as a hypnotherapist, one of the first things I'm asked is, can a hypnotist hypnotize a person to do something against their will?
My answer often shocks. Regrettably, the answer is yes, if the hypnotist is either down-right unethical, or just thinks they know what you need better than you do. In other words, unethical. Yes, an unethical hypnotist can make a person do things against their will.
Dakota, our Canine Princess, in all her glory (2009). Confident, loyal, but prone to separation anxiety. A confidenty exterior can hide insecurities within.
The old adage, “if at first you don’t succeed, try, try again” – does not ring true for many drivers who've failed their driving test multiple times. Peter Kay, the star of Car Share TV comedy, had 176 lessons over a period of 6 years and failed his driving test 4 times. For hundreds more, the number of failed driving attempts goes into the tens.
Body Dysmorphia disorder is described as people thinking they have defects or flaws in their appearance, not noticed by others. 50% of people in the United Kingdom are thought to be affected by Body Dysmorphic Disorder, with an almost 50/50 split between male and female sufferers.
Have you found yourself stuck on a train lately, or trapped for what seemed to be hours on the underground?
When I’m stuck on a train, it’s a minor point of irritation for me. If I’ve got a book or magazine to read, and the privilege, during rush hour on a crowded train of a seat, then I’ll engross myself in that. Perhaps phone ahead if I’m being delayed for a meeting.
But then, I’m lucky that I’m not one of the many that suffer panic attacks when stuck on a train.
Are There Risks To People Who Are Hypnotized If They Have Epilepsy or Mental Health Disorders?
A few people asked me this question today during the broadcast of the first episode of ITV's You’re Back In The Room starring Keith Barrie.
You’re Back In The Room seems to be the marmite of Saturday Evening TV at the moment, going by the twitter feed trend for #yourebackintheroom Where game show meets stage hypnosis show in a cocktail of unconscious mayhem.
According to the Stress Management Center and Phobia Institute in Asheville, North Carolina, approximately 17 to 21 million US citizens are affected by a fear of Friday the 13th. This makes it the most feared day and date in history.
Some people are so paralysed by fear on Friday 13th that they avoid their normal routines, from business, to flights, to significant events. Even getting out of bed is fraught.
Did you know there is a lung test that can tell smokers how smoking has aged their lungs and made them prone to chronic lung diseases? I'll be offering smokers free lung age tests at my latest Pop-up shop at Streatham Barclays Bank this Wednesday, March 11, which happens to be No Smoking Day and is being marked throughout the United Kingdom.
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