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Hypnotherapy For Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

We all experience minor obsessions and compulsions from time to time, sometimes it's just seen as our quirky behaviour. But, when you're living with OCD, your obsessions and compulsions have a big impact on how you live your life.

Repeating compulsions take a lot of time and you may find yourself avoiding events and situations that trigger your OCD, the obsessive thoughts make it hard to focus and concentrate, so it affects your career, social life and relationships. You may even feel isolated and ashamed of your obsessive thoughts which all leads to stress and anxiety symptoms. The good news is hypnotherapy can help you reduce the anxiety and thoughts which commands your OCD so you can feel calm and in control again.

What is OCD?


Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a term often mistakenly used to describe a wide range of obsessive and compulsive thoughts and behaviours, for example, liking all our clothes ordered precisely in the wardrobe, or washing our hands frequently. In true OCD, these thoughts and behaviours are so persistent and intrusive that they interfere with our ability to go about daily life. This can have a profound and distressing effect on our wellbeing. OCD can arise through sudden or prolonged trauma, or through ongoing high levels of stress or anxiety. Solution Focused Hypnotherapy can help OCD by reducing anxiety and helping you move towards more positive ways of thinking and behaving.

What are the signs of OCD?

  • Sorting, ordering or hoarding items
  • Cleaning ourselves or items; fears of contamination
  • Repetitive thoughts - phrases or words
  • Obsessive thoughts of unwelcome thought and images
  • Avoidance of triggering situations
  • Compulsive activities caused by obsessive thoughts to reduce anxiety

How does hypnotherapy work for OCD?

Solution Focused Hypnotherapy can help OCD by reducing the underlying anxiety that leads to obsessive compulsive behaviours.

You'll gain important insight into why the brain behaves as it does, which can empower you to make the changes you need to regain control over your thoughts and behaviour. Using hypnosis to engage your subconscious mind in working towards your preferred future means that making those changes can feel more like a natural process than hard, challenging work. You can move into a brighter future feeling calmer, more confident and more in control of your thoughts, behaviours and emotions.

Meet Andrew Major

Your Solution Focused Hypnotherapist HPD | DSFH

I understand how the issues of the stress and anxiety can creep up and affect your life. My own journey has had its ups and downs which became the catalyst that led me to invest in myself and train to become a professional therapist to help others transform their mental wellbeing. So, I understand you need support from someone that listens and cares.

  • I am a professional full time Clinical Hypnotherapist
  • I am qualified with a diploma in Hypnotherapy & Psychotherapy (DSFH) having studied at the prestigious Clifton Practice
  • I’ve been awarded the prestigious Hypnotherapy Practitioner Diploma (HPD) by the National Council of Hypnotherapy
  • My techniques are well researched, robust and based on the latest research from neuroscience
  • Sessions are always positive, solution focused and respectful
  • I’m passionate about what I do and love seeing the positive transformation in my clients

Frequently Asked Questions

Does online hypnotherapy help with OCD?

What happens at an initial consultation?

The initial consultation and assessment is one of the most important sessions, the beginning of real focus and change. Together we'll explore what you want to achieve and how many sessions may be required. I'll explain how hypnotherapy works and I'll briefly explore how the mind works in relation to your issues and how if you're willing to make changes, hypnotherapy can help you achieve your goals. You'll also receive a complimentary guided hypnotic relaxation audio track to listen to at home which sets the wheels in motion for your subsequent sessions.


If you have any queries or questions about Hypnotherapy?

READY TO GET STARTED

With the right support change is possible. Hypnotherapy is tailored to your needs and combines
talking therapy with hypnosis to create the long-lasting solutions and change you need. Here's how it works:


1. BOOK AN INITIAL CHAT

It's FREE and we use this time to see if we're a good fit, answer your questions and ensure hypnotherapy is the best approach to achieve your results.

2. ASSESS & SUPPORT

Together we explore your needs and create a personalised treatment plan to achieve the changes you are looking for and we'll get started with individual sessions.

3. POSITIVE CHANGE

No more living with Anxiety and Stress, as you take control of your thoughts, you gain control over your feelings, actions and behaviours so you live life to the full.

WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY...

YOUR POSITIVE CHANGES START WITH AN INITIAL CHAT

During this call we will:

  • Talk about the problems you're experiencing
  • Explain how to overcome them
  • Tell you how hypnotherapy actually works
  • Explain the best treatments options
  • Answer all of your questions

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Just answer 24 simple yes or no questions to receive your personalised report and your results will help you get a better understanding of where you are now and provide some useful tips and small changes in specific areas that will help you boost your emotional health and wellbeing.

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