I am an experienced Psychotherapeutic Counsellor, Clinical Hypnotherapist and E.M.D.R. Practitioner. I work intergratively, using various therapeutic interventions, such as personal centred cognitive behaviour therapy, psychodynamic and solution focused talking therapy. Providing, short and long-term therapies to adults, students, teenagers and children, on a face-to-face basis as well as online skype therapy / hypnotherapy. I offer a warm and friendly approachable environment, which assists and promotes the most effective therapeutic support essential for the clients Mental Health and Well-being. I work with each client at their pace, my therapeutic ethos and approach is tailored to the individual’s needs. Promoting a one shoe does not fit all approach, believing we are all unique individuals with diverse life experiences. Working in private practice, using Psychotherapy, Hypnotherapy and E.M.D.R. addressing issues such as depression, stress, anxiety, fears, phobias, pain trauma, bereavement, negative / suicidal thoughts and feelings.
Registered member of the B.A.C.P. Accredited Member of General Hypnotherapy Register. Working to a high ethical standard, according to their code of ethics, you can be assured of professionalism, confidentiality and best practice at all times. In my capacity as a qualified Hypnotherapist, I provide Hypnotherapy and NLP to people on a one-one or a group basis.
Based in Blaydon, Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne, very close to the Newcastle city centre , 5mins from the A1 covering surrounding areas in County Durham and Northumberland.
Do you have a personal goal? Everyone is different, it may be to be more relaxed, have more self -confidence, or change a habit or pattern – Whatever your goal is, and Hypnotherapy can help you achieve that change in your life. Hypnotherapy is a combination of hypnosis and therapy, whereby hypnosis is the process of addressing and overcoming our problems by changing the way we think and behave. My tailored approach and practice using NLP and Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy allows you to achieve change and long lasting positive effects. Hypnosis is a very relaxed, day dream like state, most people experience trances quite naturally in their everyday life, for example when engrossed in a book or daydreaming whilst carrying out a repetitive task. You will receive a MP3 recording or CD with each session to use as a positive resource which accelerates and deepens the process of change
Here are just some of the issues or problems that can be successful addressed with hypnosis
Stress and Depression, Anxiety, Panic Attacks, P.T.S.D.
Addictions, Gambling, Alcohol, Drugs, Food
Weight Loss Management Programme
O.C.D. Obsessions / Compulsions, Hair pulling, Nail biting
Phobias and Fears, Flying, Insects, Animals
Stop Smoking Unwanted habits, Blushing
Confidence Building and Self Esteem, Motivation
Public speaking or Exam nerves, Driving Tests
Anger and Sadness Relaxation
Guilt, Bereavement & Loss
Sports Performance and Enhancement
Insomnia and Sleep issues
Pain, Tinnitus, IBS.
Wedding related stress and nerves
Relationship issues, Jealousy
I am fully committed to providing therapies and counselling in a safe and calm environment where confidentiality is fully respected. During my counselling career, I have gained an extensive knowledge and appreciation of a variety of well – being issues that can affect everyday life. Working in private practice as well as Mental Health organisations and providing counselling for a leading Cancer / Bereavement Charity. My initial consultation session will offer an opportunity for you to share your concerns and to assess which approach would be best suited to your needs as an individual and at a pace, which is the most beneficial for you. I attend regular professional development, monthly supervision in Integrative Psychotherapeutic Counselling, EMDR and Hypnotherapy. This is a statutory requirement, which ensures the highest professional and ethical standard of practice is maintained. Based in Gateshead Newcastle upon Tyne, close to the city centre and Metro Centre, 5 mins from the A1 , covering surrounding areas in County Durham and Northumberland.
I am a Member of:
BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy)
Accredited member of GHR (General Hypnotherapy Register)
EMDR Association UK
“I would highly recommend Shirley, she addressed my daughters situation and resolved her issues, she is now a happy 13 year old girl, feeling and stronger every day “(A.D.)
“Shirley has made me the strong person I am today, helping me on the right path, can’t thank her enough” (P.T.)
“Shirley has really helped students at our school coping with difficult, traumatic experiences; they have found her tools, techniques and support invaluable” (C. S.)
“I owe a huge thank you to Shirley for all her help and support, would not be where I am today without her” ( L.H.)
Shirley has helped me to accept that the way I am feeling is Ok, without these sessions I think I would implode” ( B.D.)
Please contact me on 07545 160 224, or if you prefer Email me to firstname.lastname@example.org
Psychotherapeutic Counsellor & Clinical Hypnotherapist
Gateshead Newcastle upon Tyne
Mobile: 07545 160 224
Website: www.hypnotherapy-newcastle-upon-tyne.co.uk (new)
Mobile: 07545 160 224
Updated 6.12.2017 - 22:00