I attended a weight loss seminar with Andy Austin a few weeks ago. Andy is bold and brave and pushes the limits - he is known for offending people, but getting great results. At lunch time, Andy asked us to cut our lunch in half and throw the rest in the trash. Most of the class members were outraged. They were angry and disgusted and had VERY strong feelings about the assignment. Since the class, I have told people about the assignment and those people became extrememly angry without even doing it. The point of the exercise was to realize how emotionally tied we are to food. Most people are not eating to fuel their bodies. They are eating for other reasons, but they also have strong beliefs that finishing that candy bar, that icecream or that bag of chips rather than throwing it in the trash will save a starving person somewhere or save the money that they already spent on the item.
I've read that the rate of lasting weight loss from traditional weight loss centers is approximately 7%. After witnessing the strong emotional ties that we have to food, I am surprised the % is so high. Lasting weight loss is difficult to achieve without going to the root cause and working through the connections and perceptions that we developed as very young children. The words our parents said remain alive and well in our subconscious minds. Hypnosis can address our subconscious beliefs and associations and we can change these beliefs to more mature ones that fit our adult lifestyles. These changes lead to lasting results.
As I sat through a conference at my son's school, I thought about how much better the learning experience could be if the teachers and staff understood the subconscious mind. The guidance counselor said in front of my son that if he didn't do well in pre-algebra, he would NEVER do well in math. When we met with the counselor without my son, I told him that as an authority figure, a comment like that could stay in a child's subconscious mind and the child would grow up believing that because of a rough start to middle school, he could never do well in math. I told him that my son could achieve anything he sets his mind on and that there are no limits (unless we create them).
On the same day, there was talk about sleepy kids in 1st bell. If the teachers encouraged the children to thump in the middle of their chests like Tarzan, they would be more alert. Children could also do figure eights to balance energy and get the right and left sides of the brain going. There are so many simple exercises that teachers could have children do for 10 seconds to have them be more alert and ready to learn. There is so much potential for children in US schools!
Suzan Iscil (ish-jill) is a Master Transpersonal Hypnotherapist, Master NLP Practitioner, Certified Hypnotherapy trainer for IACT (International Association of Couselors and Therapists) and Certified Parts Therapy Trainer. Suzan weaves many different advanced hypnosis techniques with NLP which is known as "eyes open hypnosis" to create the right appointment for each client. The most common question that Suzan hears is, "Can everyone be hypnotised?" Suzan would say that virtually everyone with normal brain function can be hypnotised, but people respond differently as individuals. Although clients probably don't notice how seamlessly she weaves the techniques together, it is the combination of techniques that helps to ensure that every client gets what's right for him or her. If someone responds well to one technique, but not very well to another, Suzan uses what works best for the client depending on what emerges in the session.
It's important to know that Suzan is not a counselor and does not treat or diagnose mental illness. She guides the clients through their own thoughts and memories to help them resolve their concerns. The clients provide their own answers and resolutions as they see things from a different perspective.
Transpersonal Hypnotherapy works to create balance for the body, mind and spirit. Suzan is not just addressing the one issue that the client has come in for, but works to facilitate improvements in the balance of the whole person (body, mind and spirit).
In addition to hypnosis techniques, Suzan is an EFT practitioner and Reiki instructor. She often begins the appointments with EFT. EFT is the Emotional Freedom Technique and involves tapping on points of the body to release energy blockages and help the client's energy to flow more smoothly. When we experience emotions such as anger, sadness, guilt etc, that is an indication that energy is not flowing smoothly. When we tap as we think of the emotion we're experiencing, we can often release the blockage and feel better.
Suzan teaches Reiki and leads a Reiki night on the 2nd Sunday of every month. This experience is extremely affordable and open to everyone. Suzan explains what is being done and why to help people understand the process and the benefits of Reiki and other energy techniques that she uses and teaches.
Suzan is a student of Matrix Energetics and M-Joy. She has completed numerous Matrix Energetics seminars with Dr. Richard Bartlett DC, ND and Melissa Joy Jonsson as well as M-Joy seminars with Melissa Joy Jonsson. Matrix Energetics and M-Joy are amazing modalities that facilitate our innate ability to tap into our unlimited potential.
Suzan has studied Hypnotherapy and energy healing with many great instructors, but the biggest honor for her is being a Parts Therapy Trainer. She was trained by Roy Hunter who is an author and the world authority on Parts Therapy. Roy has been the sole trainer of Parts Therapy as developed by Charles Tebetts and has been practicing for over 25 years. Suzan asked Roy in 2007 if he trained trainers and he said respectfully that it was just him. When Roy announced his first ever Train the Trainer's certification workshop, Suzan registered and became one of the first trainers of Parts Therapy actually certified by Roy Hunter.
Suzan Iscil 571-225-1496
Lynelle Brantner 757-237-1737
**Please note that Lynelle is an independent Business owner who often partners with Suzan, but is not affiliated with Think Positive Hypnotherapy and Wellness**
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Suzan skillfully weaves a variety of hypnosis techniques and energy modalities such as Reiki with NLP (eyes open hypnosis) and EFT (the Emotional Freedom Technique) to help you achieve your goals.
Suzan practices client-centered hypnosis which means that each session is tailored to YOUR needs, desires and goals.
**Please be aware that the goal of any session is helping you to achieve your goals.
The session may involve other techniques and modalities in addition to hypnotherapy.
Hypnosis is fast compared to other self-help methods. If you are ready for change and willing to do the exercises suggested, you can experience incredible results!
Hypnosis is not only a fast method, but a safe way to improve your life naturally. If you have been struggling with a habit or addiction or with a condition that doesn't seem to change, ask us what hypnosis can do for you!
We welcome questions and calls for information.
*Always consult your physician before improving your medical condition through hypnosis
Because our subconscious minds remember so much more than our conscious minds, we can find the root causes of chronic mental and physical problems through regression.
By going back into our pasts through hypnosis, we become aware of events and influences that we would not usually remember without the regression. When we realize that those past events triggered a condition that we have today, we can let go of the past and overcome the symptoms that we experience. Most people can easily become symptom-free after just a few hypnosis regression sessions.
Some examples of common conditions that can be overcome are chronic headaches, back pains, anxiety and over eating or drinking just to name a few.
Please call us or e-mail us if you would like more information regarding the benefits of regression or for any other questions that you have. We will be happy to talk about regression with you and there is no obligation at all.
Please note that you should always see a medical professional for any new or changing mental or physical concerns and you should ask your medical professional whether hypnosis/regression is right for you if you are currently under medical care.
Just the fact that you’ve come to visit our site indicates that you are interested in exploring new areas of wellness.
Hypnotherapy is an amazing form of treatment which can change your life completely. Not only can you change habits such as smoking, drinking, eating or procrastinating, but you can overcome life-long phobias, pains, allergies and other physical and mental conditions by finding the original cause of the condition through hypnosis. If you are under medical care, please check with your medical professional to see if hypnotherapy is right for you.