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Stephen Mawdsley

Senior Clinical Hypnotherapist, NLP Practitioner, Mental Skills  & Personal Development Coach

I  am very lucky & privileged to work in clinical hypnosis, helping people achieve their goals and objectives. Every time somebody leaves having achieved their desired goal, I get a big kick and a great deal of Job satisfaction.

 I offer a personalised, individual approach. I treat my clients as individuals and I believe in changing my therapy to fit the client. I believe that my qualifications and professional experience allow me to offer an excellent service to all of my clients, and my treatments are tailored using the most up to date techniques that are widely recognised as the most efficient interventions.

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    Some of the things I can help with:

    My hypnotherapy treatments are available across Lancashire and include: Bamber Bridge, Blackburn, Blackpool, Burnley, Chorley, Fleetwood, Garstang, Lancaster, Leyland, Lytham, Morecambe, Poulton-le-Fylde, Preston and Wigan.

    How hypnotherapy works?


    You can come and see me in either of my clinics:


    Unicorn house
    Mowbray Drive
    FY3 7UN


    The Dacrelands clinic
    Aldrens lane
    LA1 2DU


    Warton near Lytham
    Westfield drive
    PR4 1ED

    or book a skype session

    Some Facts  about Hypnosis

    • Going into a state of hypnosis is a very normal natural activity.

    • Most people describe hypnosis as a restful state where they are still aware, in control, but very very relaxed and very comfortable.

    • A person hypnotized is aware of everything that is going on around them.
      Persons under hypnosis will always awaken from hypnosis easily.

    • Persons in hypnosis will remain in control of themselves at all times.

    • No person can be hypnotized without their consent, cooperation and willingness.

    • No one can be made to do anything they are morally opposed to during hypnosis (in fact most people appear more ethical during hypnosis)

    • Hypnosis is not a miraculous power it is a vehicle to talk to the subconscious part of your mind.

    • Hypnosis merely enables your mind to access and use your own natural healing and physical abilities, to assist in healing or physical accomplishment.

    • Hypnosis allows your subconscious mind to accept positive suggestions

    • Hypnotic suggestions can change or release unwanted behaviour patterns

    • Hypnosis can strengthen any part of your personality or ability that you desire.

    • Hypnosis actually strengthens the will and improves the powers of the mind.

    • All hypnosis is self induced hypnosis, but external suggestion can trigger it.


    • Hypnosis is not like sleep, nor is it like a zombie state or total unconsciousness.
    • Hypnosis cannot make someone do something that is against their morals or beliefs.
    • In Hypnosis a subject can release subconscious programs that control them.
    • In deep Hypnosis a subject can stimulate or increase healing ability.
      In Hypnosis a subject can improve or change any physical or mental ability.
    • In hypnosis a subject can modify or change their emotional state or feelings hypnosis can release causes for fears or phobias.
      Hypnosis can create or increase positive moods or feelings (joy, enthusiasm, etc.)
    • Hypnosis can assist or accelerate any natural body reactions or ability.
      Hypnosis can change habit patterns (ie: remove bad habits).
    • Hypnosis can help release unwanted patterns like post traumatic stress reactions.
    • (FALSE) – In hypnosis you lose mental control or lose your willpower
    • (FALSE) – In hypnosis you lose your critical judgement
    • (FALSE) – You can remain hypnotized forever
    • (FALSE) – While Hypnotized you can be made to do something against your morals.
    • (FALSE) – Hypnosis will allow demons or the devil to take over control