LCCH Therapy Centre
@ Pantai Hospital KL
Clinical Hypnotherapy & Mental Health Services
Call Us: 03 22 800 804
Acute & chronic
Stress related issues.
Phobias, Impulsive control issues
Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (e.g. IBS, Dyspepsia)
What to expect when visiting a Clinical Hypnotherapist at LCCH Therapy Centre?
You should expect to be treated with respect, dignity and privacy as with any healthcare professional. You will be asked to complete a consent form for therapy, about your reason(s) for the Hypnotherapy consultation, a few personal details and some medical history.
Patients with serious medical conditions will generally be referred by their doctor or specialist. Each clinical hypnotherapist will have their own therapeutic approach, however you will generally experience clinical hypnosis during the first session. The session will take about 1- 1.5 hours and most patients find the clinical hypnotherapy session very relaxing or feeling calm and settled.
Clinical hypnotherapy is a unique kind of talking therapy which also includes relaxation and or guided suggestions. You will not have any physical examination or experience any other invasive procedure.
Frequently Asked Questions
Clinical conditions that are highly treatable with Clinical Hypnosis at LCCH Therapy Centre, in close collaboration with medical interventions (not exhaustive):
What are the symptoms and conditions that Clinical Hypnotherapy could help?
Over the past 50 years, clinical hypnotherapy has become increasingly popular around the world. It is recommended in the UK , NICE Clinical Guideline for treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome. In the US, clinical hypnotherapy is integrated into the clinical practice of world renowned medical centre such as Harvard Medical University, Stanford University Medical Center, University of Washington Harbourview Burn Center and in Belgium, more than 10 000 operations were conducted with the use of hypnosis as an adjunct to chemical anaesthesia to reduce stress, anxiety and post-surgical complications and many more.
Clinical Hypnotherapy is a form of therapy that helps patients manage medical, psychological and emtional problems. This FAQ is designed to help you to understand the process in clinical hypnotherapy and what to expect from the LCCH Therapy Centre.
What is clinical hypnotherapy?
Clinical Hypnotherapy is a combination of psychotherapy and clinical hypnosis in a powerful and evidence based interventions. It provides benefits to a wide range of medical conditions, psychological health and learning new habits and behaviours. Clinical hypnotherapy can help patients cope with difficult emotional situations, work place stress and provide support for patients who fail to respond to other treatments.
After your Clinical Hypnotherapy Session
Most patients feel refreshed with renewed energy and confidence immediately after a clinical hypnotherapy session. Of course if you are processing difficult emotional problems you may also feel a little tired and thoughtful. Your clinical hypnotherapist will generally provide you with some simple tasks for exercise at home. For example if you goal is weight management you may be invited to invite guests to a health food dinner party. Exercise at home is the process of making the skills you acquire during your clinical hypnotherapy session part of your everyday life.
How many sessions do I need?
Clinical Hypnotherapy is called a brief strategic therapy. This means that many conditions and patients will experience improvement after just two or three sessions. Complicated and chronic conditions will require more sessions. Your clinical hypnotherapist will help you to establish a therapeutic goal during the first session. The number of sessions will depend on the type of condition, the complexity of your situation and how committed you are to working towards therapeutic change.
Each session of clinical hypnosis should provide you with a sense of moving forwards, empowerment and a personal victory or relief.
The list of common uses for Clinical Hypnotherapy is extensive, but here are but a few:
How does it feel like to be in hypnotic?
Clinical hypnosis uses naturally occurring hypnotic states such as day-dreaming and relaxing meditation for therapeutic purpose. This means that the clinical hypnotherapy session is comfortable, relaxing and most patients leave with a sense of well-being.
Although clinical hypnosis is very relaxing, you will not fall asleep. You will also be able to open your eyes at any time you wish. In this way you are always in control and engaged in the therapeutic process. Your clinical hypnotherapist will generally teach you how to use clinical hypnosis for yourself through a method called self hypnosis.
Weight control & lifestyle changes
We Offer Full Range of Clinical Hypnotherapy & Mental Health Services for Chronic Pain, Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Panic, Phobia, Insomnia, Emotional and Behavioural Disorders, Cancer Care, Pregnancy & Childbirth.
Making 1st Contact with a Clinical Hypnotherapist at LCCH Therapy Centre
Generally your first contact will be by telephone, most likely either after a referral from your physician, family doctor or GP. You may want to speak with the Clinical Hypnotherapist with whom you will work with. The initial feeling you have for your clinical hypnotherapist and the attitudes you share, can have an enormous impact on the results you will achieve. Your relationship with the Clinical Hypnotherapist is a collaborative one.
At the LCCH Therapy Centre, all our Practitioners are experienced Clinical Hypnotherapists registered with the British Society of Clinical Hypnosis and/or Malaysian Society of Clinical Hypnosis. You can request to speak to any one of them prior to booking of an appointment.
Call US at 019-328 5928 for booking an appointment.