Barry D Cooper BSc DipCHP HPD AdvDPLT MNCH(Acc) MBPsS

News & Events

  1. Relief for chronic pain
    I have been trained in a brand-new technique called The Arrow which is particularly effective for chronic pain. Please see the Pain Control article linked in the side menu for more information.
  2. Another qualification!
    I am now an EFT Master Practitioner, updating my earlier qualifications of EFT Practitioner and Advanced Meridian Energy Therapy Practitioner. All of my EFT and MET training has been with the AMT. 'Since EFT Emotional Freedom Techniques was first introduced, much has been learned about the cause-and-effect relationships between energy, emotions and how people think, feel and do. Indeed, it was the practice of EFT itself which led the way to many new discoveries about the basic principles of "how…
  3. What is Clinical Hypnotherapy?
    Posted on 24th April, 2014 by NCH News Many people might be unaware of what hypnotherapy really is. Some see it as mumbo-jumbo and something which can mess with your mind. This is not true. Hypnotherapy is an evidence-based therapy, with over 70,000 research references worldwide. Hypnotherapy is not some form of magic pill or quick fix either. It requires that the client be committed to change and prepared to make the effort to make that change a reality. The National Council for Hypnotherapy the…
  4. Weight loss can be achieved through hypnotherapy
    Attributing food addiction as the single cause underlying the development of obesity, despite the existence of numerous other very plausible explanations, is unhelpful, particularly for those trying to live more healthy lives. In a BBC-commissioned article , Professor John Blundell from the Institute of Psychological Sciences at the University of Leeds warns the term is being used far too freely. "I am concerned that many people may potentially latch on to the concept of food addiction as an excuse to explain their…
  5. CNHC celebrates new quality stamp of approval
    '...CNHC is unique because we were established with government support to act as the UK voluntary regulator for complementary healthcare practitioners. One of our functions is to hold a UK register of practitioners who have met national standards. We are delighted to let you know that CNHC's register has now been approved as an Accredited Voluntary Register (AVR) by the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care (PSA) PSA is the independent government-appointed body that oversees the work of the…
  6. Fear of Spiders
    Treat Spider Phobia with Hypnotherapy London, UK (PRWEB UK) 9 October 2013 The false widow spider, Britain's most venomous spider, is spreading across the UK according to the BBC  , and is cause for concern for those who suffer from arachnophobia, or fear of spiders. But spider phobia can be treated with hypnotherapy. Arachnaphobia is one of the most common specific phobias. Those who are afraid of spiders will go to great lengths to ensure that they are not exposed to a…
  7. Stoptober is coming!
    You really want to become a non-smoker, now, don't you? Have a look at these pages: is finally-time to-quit/9/
  8. Hypnotherapy helps with seasonal changes
    The approach of colder weather often brings further unwanted woes - comfort eating which leads to weight gain and Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) which can cause depression. The National Council for Hypnotherapy has highlighted these two as areas of concern but also as areas where trained hypnotherapists can help. London (PRWEB UK) 20 September 2013 With binge eating or comfort eating - often seasonal habits - chocolates and other sugar-rich comfort foods are often consumed by people who are anxious, depressed or…
  9. Private health insurance
    Some insurance companies will now cover hypnotherapists registered with CNHC - details here: