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Children's problems

Children are ‘naturals’ for hypnosis. They use their imagination quite spontaneously when playing on their own. We may have heard the conversations they have with their imaginary friends. Hypnosis uses this natural skill to allow them to quickly enter into that beautiful world of imagination and creativity to achieve effective change.


  • Bed wetting

  • Nightmares

  • Hair pulling

  • Nail biting

  • Fear of animals/insects

Techniques Used

Techniques used are specific to your child’s issue.

For instance, a child with a phobia of dogs came for treatment. Trance induction was achieved by using Harry Potter’s flying car as a ‘cloud car’ taking the child to a special place to play with lots of friends and their dogs. The friends and dogs then returned home with the child in the ‘cloud’ car.

* A parent or guardian must always be present during treatment of children aged 14 and under

Disclaimer: with all hypnotherapy, results and the number of sessions required may vary from individual to individual.

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