Welcome to Melbourne Clinical Hypnotherapy
ABN 74 368 102 492
Melbourne Hypnotherapist, Dr. Bruce Alexander can offer you private Hypnotherapy consultations at his clinic in Kew.
Or alternatively, call directly on 9853 3221
If your life is affected by any of the following issues, than hypnosis can help you:
Hypnotherapy – Medicine’s Dark Horse
Throughout the history of modern medicine, surgery and medication have held leading positions in the battle against disease. Usually these modalities come into play after the horse has bolted. The individual already has the disease or injury and medication and/or surgery are employed to rectify the problem. In more recent times government and medical authorities have begun to place more emphasis on preventative medicine. These ‘stop smoking’, ‘exercise more’, ‘drink less alcohol’, ‘drive safely’ media campaigns are an attempt to incite behavioural changes which, if established, are likely to improve health and extend life. Such campaigns are an important first step however they usually provide little, if any, follow up support. An increasing body of evidence is suggesting hypnotherapy may be an excellent technique for behavioural change. Once a desire to lose weight, stop smoking, reduce alcohol or exercise more has been initiated, hypnosis can be an efficient method by which these desires are manifested as realities.
Currently, medical research into the potential benefits of hypnotherapy is grossly underfunded. This is probably due to the fact there is far less potential for profit than, for example, pharmaceutical treatments. Nevertheless there are scientific studies which show positive results for hypnotherapy in the treatment of asthma, arthritis, bone fracture, cancer, depression, dermatitis, irritable bowel syndrome, warts, addictions, insomnia and migraine. Hypnosis has also been shown to be effective in pain management. A wide variety of stress, panic, anxiety disorders and phobias also respond well to hypnotherapy.
Television documentaries, demonstrating these results, are beginning to change public perception of hypnotherapy. Instead of hypnotists being view as charlatans and showmen they are increasingly be seen as credible medical and psychological therapists.
Perhaps we are at the forefront of a medical revolution. Many people are unhappy with pharmaceutical side effects and drug dependency. Hypnotherapy is drug free! Adverse side effects are extremely rare and the safety record of hypnotherapy is excellent.
Where is Kew?
The suburb of Kew is located approximately 6km east of the Melbourne CBD.
Number 77 Willsmere Road, Kew VIC 3101.
Access by Car:
From Melbourne: Access the eastern freeway and take the Chandler exit. Turn right onto the Chandler Highway and turn right into Willsmere Rd at the first roundabout.
From Eastern Suburbs: Access the eastern freeway and take the Chandler exit. Turn left onto the Chandler Highway and turn right into Willsmere Rd at the first roundabout.
Access by Bus:
Bus routes 200, 203, 205, 313 ,315 and 609 stop approximately 30 meters from Clinical Hypnotherapy Melbourne. Get off at Willsmere Village and walk in the direction of Melbourne (South West). Clinical Hypnotherapy Melbourne is the last shop on the right hand side.
The following suburbs are less than 30 minute drive from Kew:
Abbotsford, Armadale, Balwyn, Bentleigh, Black Rock, Box Hill, Brighton, Brunswick, Bulleen, Bundoora, Camberwell, Canterbury, Carnegie, Caulfield, Chadstone, Cheltenham, Clayton, Coburg, Collingwood, Deer Park, Doncaster, Elsternwick, Eltham, Elwood, Epping, Essendon, Fairfield, Fitzroy, Footscray, Glen Iris, Glen Waverley, Glenhuntly, Greensborough, Hampton, Hawthorn, Heidelberg, Highet, Ivanhoe, Kew, Kooyong, Lalor, Laverton, Lower, Plenty, Macleod, Malvern, Middle Park, Moonie Ponds, Melbourne, Moorabbin, Mount Waverley, Murrumbeena, Northcote, Oakleigh, Ormond, Parkville, Pascoe Vale, Port Melbourne, Prahran, Preston, Richmond, Rosana, Sandringham, South Yarra, Spotswood, St Albans, St Kilda, Surrey Hills, Templestowe, Thornbury, Toorak, Tullamarine, Williamstown, Yarraville, North Melbourne, South Melbourne, East Melbourne, Melbourne.
Melbourne Clinical Hypnotherapy is committed to ensuring the privacy of all personal information that is recorded or collected during your therapy with Dr. Bruce Alexander. We recognize the sensitivity and confidential nature of information gathered, and work in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 and Privacy Amendment (Enhancing Privacy Protection) Act 2012, all information is treated with the most professional sensitivity in order to ensure your continuing privacy.
We will only ask you to provide information that is for the purpose of providing you with clinical health services, our records may include health, familial, demographic and client account details. We collect this information solely to provide a clinical health service and for administrative purposes eg. billing. Only trained staff members will have access to your personal information which will be handled in a discrete, private and professional manner. We have a variety of security measures in place to protect your information.
We use a Confidential Client Record form in order to gather your personal information so that we are able to identify you and contact you in regards to your therapy. When you sign this form you consent to your information being collected, stored and used in accordance with current relevant privacy laws.
You have access to your information and may request for access in writing by mail or email. Information is usually made available within 30 days of the request. We need your information in order to provide appropriate health care, identity you and contact you within a timely manner.
If you have any questions about how we handle your personal information or need access to your records please talk to your practitioner or reception staff.