Category Archives: Drug Addiction

If you want to come off drugs, depending on what kind of drugs you’ve been addicted to, you may need specialised help to detox and to wean yourself off. That is, however, only one part of the recovery process. What you also need is to work on the inner realities of feelings, moods, thoughts that drove those impulses to do drugs in the first place. Inner Change Counselling addresses the conscious and the unconscious parts of your mind. This is achieved by skilful questioning and role plays to help you shift perspectives and change inner realities. A minimum of three two-hour sessions is recommended for lasting changes to take place. Most of the session time is spent on experiential counselling, which uses hypnotic principles (without need of formal hypnosis) that integrate the conscious and the unconscious.

Does hypnosis work?

Quit smoking. Weight loss. Anxieties. Phobias. Anger management. For all kinds of reasons, people are turning to hypnosis as some sort of a ‘magical’ cure¬† in which it is perceived that the hypnotists waves a magic wand, more like a … Continue reading

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The intrigues of psychotherapy research: what works and for whom?

Depression. Anxiety. Anger. Grief. Trauma. Stress. Eating Disorders. Weight Loss, Addictions. People have all kinds of needs for psychotherapy. For the consumer, it seems a daunting task to choose the right therapy. Needless to say, most people would want to … Continue reading

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Myths and truths about hypnosis.

People are always intrigued about hypnosis, hypnotism or hypnotherapy. Even these three terms are baffling to many. There is no clear distinction between hypnosis and hypnotism, both terms having been derived from 19th century physician and pioneer of hypnosis James … Continue reading

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Marijuana use and cognition impairment

Research shows that people who start using marijuana at a young age and those who use the greatest amount of marijuana may be the most cognitively impaired. These findings¬†were presented at Neuroscience 2010, the annual meeting of the Society for … Continue reading

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