All people with alcohol-related problems spend a period of denying they have a problem to begin with which can be years or even decades. You are generally the last person to know you have a problem or you drink alone at home and pretend no one else knows – but they do because you… Read More
Posts about addiction to drugs or alcohol and how hypnotherapy can help.
You have an addiction when you do not have control over the drugs and alcohol you are taking. It’s that simple. Don’t try to pretend you are not like other people who are out of control because you are. No control equals addiction. Most addicts are confused about what recovery is or is not. If… Read More
Addiction to drugs and alcohol is as much a social problem as it is a personal one. So your addictive behaviours do not just affect yourself and your partner, but also any children that you may be closely involved with. This can include contact with children who are relatives or close family friends. You, as… Read More
Bute is currently being passed off in nightclubs in Australia as Liquid Ecstasy, or Liquid Fantasy on the street. It is being distributed in clubs as a clear liquid in a little soya source inside tiny fish-shaped capsules for around $15. At the time of writing, it is illegal to possess Bute for human consumption… Read More
Having worked with thousands of people recovering from addictions, I’ve seen a wide variety of behaviours that are the results of recreational drug abuse. One of the most prominent and recurring experiences that people present with is post-drug-induced paranoia. Last week a man telephoned my office to ask about hypnotic services for recovering from a… Read More