Gerard Monaghan - Bristol Hypnotherapist
Gerard Monaghan, MNCH (Reg.), HPD
My name is Gerry, and I am a fully qualified and accredited clinical hypnotherapist. I offer a safe and friendly service, and I specialise in phobias, stress, anxiety and smoking cessation.
Having worked for many years in the NHS and the non statutory sector, mainly in the field of drugs and alcohol treatment, I have trained in a variety of approaches including humanistic client centred, and cognitive behavioural therapies.
Please do contact me if you would like to find out more about how I can help you, more information is also available on my website.
Training, qualifications & experience
- Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy (DHP)
- Hypnotherapy Practitioner Diploma (HPD)
- Member of the National Council of Hypnotherapy (NCH)
Areas of hypnotherapy I deal with
- Addictions *
- Alcohol abuse *
- Anger management
- Anxiety *
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome*
- Depression *
- Drug abuse *
- Eating disorders *
- Exam stress
- Fear of flying
- Food addiction *
- Gambling addiction *
- Gastric band hypnotherapy
- Insomnia *
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Low self-confidence *
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessions and compulsions *
- Pain management *
- Panic attacks *
- Phobias *
- Post-traumatic stress disorder *
- Public speaking
- Quit smoking
- Relationship issues
- Sex addiction *
- Sexual issues *
- Sleep disorders *
- Sports performance
- Stress *
- Stuttering *
- Tinnitus *
- Weight loss
* If you have been diagnosed or suspect you may have one of the medical conditions starred above, you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies or treatments.
The initial consultation is free and this is designed so we can discuss how hypnotherapy can help you - this includes a full explanation of how the brain works in relation to hypnotherapy.
Following sessions cost £50 each and last for approximately 50 minutes, and include a therapy CD. The number of sessions needed depends on individual circumstances, which we will discuss at the initial consultation.
Smoking cessation costs £100 and is normally a one off session of up to 2 hours.
Specific fears and phobias cost £50 per session and will normally take 3 sessions to resolve.
Concessions will be considered for people with low incomes.
I am located just off the Fishponds Road (A432) - 3 miles from the centre of Bristol and less than a mile from the M32 Motorway. There is ample on street parking available in the areas.
Buses - numbers 48 & 49 provide a frequent and regular service from Bristol City Centre. I am a 5 minute walk from the bus stop.