Alcohol Addiction


Hypnotherapy in Reading, Berkshire and Wallingford, Oxfordshire near Didcot, Oxford, Botley, High Wycombe, Wantage, Abingdon, Swindon, Newbury, Burghfield, Whitley, Tilehusrt, Calcot, Wokingham, Twyford, Maidenhead, Slough, Windsor, Henley, Pangbourne, Sonning and Caversham for addiction to and for alcohol abuse, binge drinking and functioning alcoholism 


Hypnotherapy, NLP and Life coaching in person, face to face and online via Zoom, Skype and Teams

In Didcot I can currently work Wednesdays 10.30 am to 5.30 pm with some later times by arrangement; and on some Fridays by arrangement

In Reading on Mondays through to Fridays 10am – 8pm

And also online hypnotherapy with Zoom, Skype, and Teams


Alcohol addiction becomes a problem when the individual feels unable to cope without it and/or when it prevents them from living a ‘normal’ life. When this happens it causes an uncontrollable desire for alcohol and this overrides the person’s ability to stop drinking, as with any other addictions, alcohol dependence can be very hard to break and it can be extremely difficult for an individual to acknowledge the existence of their problem. Alcohol addiction and substance abuse can cause problems in relationships, with careers and financially.

Hypnotherapy for alcohol addiction, stopping or reducing drinking in Reading, Berkshire and Didcot, Oxfordshire

Hypnotherapy is often useful for the treatment of addictions, relaxation and techniques helping with stress, anxieties, depression and fears can be very effective. There will often be a root cause and finding this will have a great effective in and of itself, understanding why alcohol has become a problem and addressing this will be of massive help, will be using accessing your unconscious mind using hypnotherapy and often people will get great results very quickly

Many individuals suffering from alcohol dependency will find it difficult to accept and acknowledge their problem and because of this it may remain undetected for years. However it is possible to rebuild lives and to get control over addictions with the right help and support. People from alcohol dependency often experience feelings of guilt, shame and remorse but despite constant and persistent efforts to control the habit they can find this difficult on their own. There is no shame in asking for help.

Call 07807 540142 or  Email today and working in-person and online for alcohol addiction

Health Issues
Health problems associated with excess alcohol consumption include cirrhosis of the liver, heart complications, depression, anxiety and damage to the brain and nervous system. Current UK Government guidelines recommend that women should drink no more than two to three units of alcohol each day and men no more than three to four units per day. Current research also suggests that approximately a quarter of men and one in six women drink enough to put their health at risk in the UK.

Symptoms of Alcoholism and Binge Drinking

  • Persistent and secret drinking
  • Mood swings
  • An overwhelming desire to drink
  • Loss of control
  • Lack of or losing ability to concentrate
  • Memory blackouts
  • Losing and/or lacking of interest in other things and people
  • Growing tolerance to alcohol
  • Nausea, sweating, anxiety, panic attacks and physically shaking
Help with alcohol addiction, stopping or reducing drinking in Reading, Berkshire and Didcot, Oxfordshire

Causes of Excessive Alcohol Consumption

There are a number of factors are thought to lead to alcohol dependency, factors such as peer pressure, friends and that alcohol is easily available and socially acceptable. Certain genetic factors can also play a role alcohol dependency can run in the family or be more prevalent in certain areas.

Alcohol addiction as described by healthline – HERE

And here information by Drink Aware – HERE

For some people alcohol can be part of many occasions but like many drugs it’s addictive, both physically and psychologically.

The NHS estimates that around 9% of men in the UK and 3% of UK women show signs of alcohol dependence1. This means that drinking alcohol becomes an important, or sometimes the most important, factor in their life and they feel they’re unable to function without it.

Call 07807 540142 or  Email today and working in-person and online for alcohol addiction

Alcohol and Weight Loss

People often contact me ask for help around how to lose some weight and also to reduce their alcohol intake. It’s well known that the alcoholic calories are useless calories, so by just cutting down on the booze people will shed the pounds.

Click HERE for a guide as to how much you can lose by reducing your alcohol units down. 

For online hypnotherapy for stopping drinking, alcohol addiction, binge drinking, reducing alcohol and getting control – please do ask for details on how I can help you with this using on Zoom, Skype, Teams and other on-line technology