About Us

Hi, thanks for taking the time to look at our website. Whether your wanting counselling/psychotherapy or hypnotherapy, you have now taken the first step to recovery. Every issue can be treated if you believe and want to recover.

Sam

Sam Hypnotherapist

My name is Sam. Im qualified in Hypnotherapy (Dip HSM, Dip AH, Master Practitioner) Psychotherapy (Bsc Hons, Msc), Counselling (Dip Coun) and I hold an NLP Diploma. I have also achieved a Certificate in Counselling Children & Adolescents.  I run Mindworks & Wirral Hypnotherapy & Counselling a practice located in The Caldy Clinic (West Kirby) & Wrexham. We are a team of counsellors and hypnotherapists who will offer you a free phone or face to face consultation to establish your treatment plan. 


Nicky

Nicky Counsellor

Within the clinic we have Nicola PG Dip, Dip HSM,Dip AH, Dip NLP, Life coach. Master Practitioner. Reg MBACP, who is a qualified counsellor/psychotherapist. Nicky combines hypnotherapy, life coaching, NLP and counselling to each session. This is presented in a calm and relaxing manner. Nicola  has vast experience working in a counselling setting working privately and within Educational & Health settings. Working closely with children, young people, students, families and outside agencies offering support and guidance. Nicky is passionate and committed to her counselling role which will become apparent on first meeting. Nicky's experience also consists of working with Adults who display Mental Health Issues.


Hayley

Solution Focused Hypnotherapist

Solution Focused Hypnotherapist/ Psychotherapist

Hayley trained at the Renowned Clifton Practice in Bristol and holds the Higher Practioners Diploma She specialises in Anxiety Confidence and Self Esteem issues, but also works with a wide variety of clients dealing with IBS, Insomnia, Stopping Smoking etc. I use a powerful modern technique that enables positive change Quickly and Effectively.

Hayley is highly qualified & caring in nature you will feel completely relaxed within the sessions.


Rosemary

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Rosemary Dip HSM AH NLP is a fully qualified and insured hypnotherapist & life coach working locally from Chester. I understand how difficult life can sometimes be and at over 50 years old have developed a wisdom that really helps me empathise and help with a varies range of those challenges you might be facing. Like many hypnotherapists Rose uses a combination of Hypnotherapy, NLP and Life Coaching to get the quickest and best possible results.


Heather

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BACP registered DipMBACP Experienced qualified person centred counsellor. I'm highly qualified in all areas and I have a great deal of experience including working with Rape Crisis and Bereavement Services, through these experiences I have helped survivors and family members affected by sexual abuse (recent and historic) to relieve mental and physical distress. These symptoms can include low self-esteem, mental health issues, stress, anxiety, suicidal thoughts, guilt, shame, anger, loss, isolation and emotional and physical abuse. I offer a professional, confidential, safe service of respectful empathic counselling for clients to explore and understand their own insights and perspectives of experiences and issues, to enable them to resolve difficult feelings and subsequent behaviours. I also work with all other presenting concerns.


Helen

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I am qualified to Diploma Level and a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (M.B.A.C.P). I am trained as an Integrative Counsellor combining Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (C.B.T), Psychodynamic Therapy and Person Centred Therapy, adapting my support to best suit the needs of the individual. I am passionate about supporting people at difficult times in their lives, delivering a professional, safe and confidential service. I respect that personal experiences are very unique to each individual and I understand that it takes courage to openly talk about what you are experiencing. The experience I have :- The Hospice of the Good Shepherd dealing with bereavement, loss and grief, and the other emotions/ issues bereavement can generate such as anger, guilt, denial, depression, stress, post- traumatic stress, relationships; C.A.M.H.S, supporting parents of children who were receiving support from the service, with such issues as stress, anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, guilt, relationship issues; West Cheshire College Counselling students aged 15+ with such issues as self-harm, suicidal thoughts, relationship problems, stress, bullying, anger, sexual orientation, low self-esteem, low confidence, depression.

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Gillian

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Gillian – FdSc, DIP Cert, MBACP. Gillian is a qualified Person Centred and Cognitive Behavioural Therapist and a fully registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. Gillian specialises in sexual trauma and childhood abuse after spending a number of years working with survivors of historic abuse, domestic violence and rape. Passionate about mental health, Gillian has experience working with a number of diagnosed mental illnesses including ODC, Psychotic Disorders, Schizophrenia and Multiple Personality Disorders, gained whilst working with a high volume of clients with complex mental health. In addition, Gillian has worked with issues around bereavement, after completing a specialist Bereavement Care Course in Warwickshire and supporting individuals affected by the loss of a loved one. Gillian’s approach is very client focused whilst promoting integrative counselling including Person Centred and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, specially tailored to suit the individual needs of her clients. Gillian offers warmth and a deep level of empathic understanding, whilst assisting her clients to discover the root to their problems. With the implementation of CBT interventions and regular progress reviews, Gillian collaboratively works with her clients to facilitate personal growth. This enables her clients to think differently about their situations whilst assisting them to feel more positive about themselves enabling them to live a fuller and happier life.


Vanessa

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Vanessa is a qualified counsellor and is a master practitioner of hypnotherapy. She has dedicated many years to teenagers suffering from anxiety and depression, giving them a safe place to learn the skills to manage such conditions. As a qualified life coach, she has the ability to mentor those that need the guidance. Vanessa often uses dream analysis to help a person decipher what the conscious mind can find difficult to make sense of. Vanessa also uses regression to aid healing for traumatic experiences that a person may be struggling to live with and particularly enjoys helping people explore their past lives to trace the souls journey. Stop smoking, weight management and gastric mind band hypnotherapies are also a focus for Vanessa. Vanessa is client focused and passionate about empowering them to help themselves through hypnotherapy giving them the strength they need to succeed.


Within the sessions we can provide you with the best support based on our therapists expertise. We can utilise a combination of the therapies as the outcome of such can be very fast and effective, engaging three therapies in one at times a service most hypnotherapists/counsellors do not offer.

Registered with the Professional Hypnotherapy Association (PHPA), British Association of Counselling Practitioners (BACP), Independent Practitioners (AIP) & Young People, Childrens Counsellor (CCYP), Complimentary & Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) and National Council for Hypnotherapy (NCH) 


Fiona

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Fiona is a highly skilled, respectful experienced therapist bringing emotional support to empower you to solve problems and take action to improve the quality of your life and relationships. Helping you to explore, clarify and identify emotions in a safe therapeutic space to develop a stronger and more peaceful, positive sense of self.

Vast experience in working with anxiety, depression, OCD, relationship breakdown/couples counselling. Also bereavement and loss counselling.

Utilising CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy) and Person Centred approaches to help you help yourself develop transformative self awareness and to change stubborn, persistent thoughts that can contribute to mental health concerns.


Donna

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Donna is a qualified Civil/Commercial Mediator. Having experience in many areas of Mediation,she is based in the NorthWest and also works in conjunction with Mindworks.

Mediation gives you the opportunity to negoitate a solution before committing to going to court. Every case is different and mediation helps to find a solution that all parties are happy with.

Family Mediation helps you on all issues surrounding separation, wills & inheritance disputes or dissolution of civil partnership.Including arrangements for finances and property.

Civil/Commercial Mediation: Donna understands the disruption that conflict in the commercial arena can cause and she is specially trained to help address the real issues behind the dispute and help facilitate an agreed resolution.

Workplace Mediation: Workplace mediation is the process when an independent / impartial professional third party facilitates a discussion between you and your employer, or you and an employee, to find a mutual resolution.

Donna's approach to your personal circumstances is professional ,impartial and without judgement.


Sharon

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Sharon-Marie

BA Hons. OA DIP Child and Adolescent CBT.

DIP CBT.

Qualified Life Coach and Mindfulness practitioner as well as a Person Centred Counsellor. I am also a qualified NLP Practitioner. I am registered with the IANLPC (international association of NLP and coaching) and the International Alliance of Holistic Therapies.

I am qualified to work with people of all age groups though, in the past few years been focusing on 'challenging' teenagers and adults who have found themselves 'stuck' in a cycle they have found difficult to manage. Using CBT and other counselling techniques we have found ways to overcome these seemingly insurmountable obstacles together and change their lives.