David KayBA(Hons) Dip CPC DHP SQHP CBT(Hyp) GHR MNRPC MAPHP(acc, sup)
I have a B.A. Honours Degree in Psychology from the Open University and also hold a Diploma in Clinical and Pastoral Counselling (Dip CPC). I trained with the Essex Institute of Clinical Hypnosis - Bristol (classroom based), and now hold Diplomas in Hypnotherapy (DHP - Solution-focussed) and Hypnoanalysis, plus Anxiety Specialty certification. I also hold a diploma in Congitive Behavioural Hypnotherapy (CBT Hyp).
Professional Status and Memberships
- Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC), Registration Number: 001352-L10
- Senior Hypnotherapist on the General Hypnotherapy Register (GHR) i.e. Senior Qualification in Hypnotherapy Practice (SQHP).
- Association for Professional Hypnosis & Psychotherapy (APHP): Accredited Member and Supervisor.
- National Register for Psychotherapists & Counsellors (NRPC): Accredited Member
I conform to the highest ethical standards and am conscientious in my duty of care to my clients at all times. I also have a DBS (formerly CRB) disclosure.
Before going into full time clinical practice I gained many years experience working for a national mental health charity, as well as the learning support department of a FE college.
In total I have over 20 years combined study and experience in the treatment and understanding of emotional, anxiety and mental disorders.