Stop getting Stuck with Addictions
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Offering insights for both practitioners and those who may still be struggling.
Here at the EFT Hub we always like to get into more depth in some areas and EFT can be used successfully on many issues such as weight management, trauma, and many other topics. EFT and addictions has become one of the most popular subjects to download within the EFT Hub resource and some of the people who have kindly stepped forward already offering a wealth of insights are featured below.
Sue originally trained in psychodynamic psychotherapy and is an experienced hypnotherapist and Master NLP Practitioner. Sue uses all her eclectic training as well as past experience gained from a very successful business career in her work. She is also a student of A Course in Miracles.Sue has extensive experience working with addictions, recovery and personal transformation and the themes of the workshops, Healing the Addicted Heart and Opening to Love.Sue is an EFT Master and Practitioner Cert Hons, also a Fellow of The Association for the Advancement of Meridian Energy Therapies, AAMET Trainer of Trainers, NLP Master Practitioner (HNLP and ABNLP) Dip E Hyp Psyc CMPNLP and Member of the British Institute of Hypnotherapy.
Sue Beer shares her great experience in the area of addictions and what addictions really are and why we find it hard to move beyond them.
Brad likes to think of himself as an Evolution Catalyst. He feels blessed to be known internationally for his creative and often humorous use of Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT). He was trained and certified at the respected Hypnosis Motivation Institute in Tarzana, CA, where he served on staff. Combining this background with training in energy psychology and various schools of thought in the area of personal growth and achievement, he coaches groups and individuals in achieving greater success, health and happiness in their lives.
Brad has a wealth of information about learning how to tap into loving the self with EFT tapping and other areas that can help improve your tapping ability and also in the EFT Hub he shares his knowledge on the subject of addictions.
Brad Yates advises that a good knowledge of addictions and cravings is so important when working with EFT, and also he talks about the pit falls that can occur if you are inexperienced in this area. Brad has worked extensively with addictions in the past, and shares his wealth of knowledge. Brad says that we can clear anything with EFT, but we need to be cautious when working in the area of addictions as addiction can be a life threatening condition. Brad gives advice around working in this area and on yourself, and when to seek help. Brad also talks about combining EFT with the 12 step program, and that it can help around emotions such as shame and other emotions and stigmas that people may be feeling around their condition.
Dr Carol Look
Dr Carol Look's specialty is inspiring clients to attract success and abundance into their lives by combining cutting edge energy psychology methods such as EFT with the Law of Attraction to clear limiting beliefs, release resistance and build "prosperity consciousness". Before becoming an EFT Master, Carol was trained as a Clinical Social Worker and earned her Doctoral Degree in Clinical Hypnotherapy.
Through seminars, teleclasses, and extensive audio and written materials, Carol leads people through the process of eliminating their emotional and energetic blocks to success so they can finally live passionate and joyful lives. A leading voice and pioneer in the Energy Psychology community, Carol is well known for her four seasons as an internet radio show host, as a highly sought after international seminar presenter, and as the author of the popular book, Attracting Abundance with EFT.
Dr Carol Look shares her experience of working with addictions and how addictions can be a form of escape from the real world. Carol defines what an addiction really is and walks us through how to work with addictions and the tapping process. Carol looks at working with cravings and also with other deeper issues that may lie behind the addiction, such as traumas or negative feelings or beliefs. Carol also talks about the importance of referring people who may be heavily addicted. Also how complicated people can be and the importance of the right intake questions.
David Rourke is an EFT Master and Certified Trauma Specialist located in Ontario, Canada who has been working in the field of addictions and trauma for over 20 years and provides ongoing EFT Training workshops across Canada. David has also presented Emotional Freedom Techniques at the Institute on Addiction Studies in Canada for the last five years and has conducted numerous Level 1 and Level 2 workshops and seminars, teaching EFT to a wide variety of audiences.
He has held numerous CE approved workshops for professional counsellors and therapists. David believes these amazing techniques need to be shared with others and that professionals need awareness and experience of ALL effective techniques to add to their therapeutic tool box! Since 1998, David Rourke has attended many specific workshops and conferences to expand his knowledge and expertise of these techniques.
He has worked with Gary Craig on several occasions and is a regular contributor to several EFT Newsletters including Gary Craig's website and the EFT World Magazine. David is also an EFT Master, Cert.-Honors and uses Emotional Freedom Techniques in his private practice to facilitate healing from major trauma, addictions, phobias and anything else that gets in the way of true happiness. David is currently providing Emotional Freedom Techniques training sessions throughout Canada and the U.S.
David Rourke talks about recovering from addictions and the importance of discovering what to replace the addiction with once the client has got over the condition or the behaviour, and other important aspects of change. David has developed many ways of working with addictions over the years and he talks about the challenges that might come up when working through the process of change and how important it is to actually make a plan and tap every day and use countering techniques.
Sasha Allenby co-authored the Hay House book Matrix Reimprinting Using EFT, with EFT Master Karl Dawson. She contributed much to Matrix Reimprinting in the process. She is a Matrix Reimprinting Trainer, running national and international training courses.
She also runs the popular Matrix Reimprinting weekly webinar series which is attended by people from all over the world. Her passion for Matrix Reimprinting comes out of her own positive personal experiences with it. She overcame two "incurable" major health conditions using this technique. Sasha is also currently working on a new book, Mastering the Matrix with Harry Massey, producer of The Living Matrix film.? In addition, she presented at the 2009 EFT Masterclass.
Sasha Allenby talks about new protocols that she has created to work with addictions that work from dealing with chocolate addiction, right through to heroin, and how we need to discover the underlying issues that are behind an addiction to be successful. Sasha walks us through how she combines Matrix Reimprinting with EFT and works with addictions, and also what she calls the field clearing technique. Sasha talks about how we can actually change our behaviours at the neuro level. You’ll also be able to hear and take part in a session with Sasha and Gary as they go through changing habits using the new techniques that Sasha has developed. You may actually borrow benefits during the session.
Suzanne is a mind-body-spirit practitioner and a trained scientist specializing in the application of EFT. Suzanne caught a virus in 1986 and it became chronic and she has since outlived one doctor's prognosis by over 10 years.
Suzanne says "Don't worry - I fully intend to live a long and happy life!
I am now much healthier due to complementary therapy." Suzanne says that this is why she is now a complementary alternative therapist and that Reiki and exercise took her a long way on a healing journey, and EFT is now her daily companion. With the help of EFT, her life is still dramatically changing. Suzanne is the author of several EFT books featuring her unique approach, including a Stop Smoking E-Book.
Suzanne looks in depth at EFT and addictions and how some people may talk about suicide and what you need to do in that situation. Suzanne also shares her experience of having a serious smoking condition that could have been life threatening. During the interview we talk about the different kinds of addiction and Suzanne starts by talking about how and when she first got started with EFT.
Rhona Clews is an EFT Practitioner and Complementary Therapist. Her work is a blend between her conventional Psychology background, and her modern-day Spirituality training. Rhona has a decade of experience in the healing field, is passionate about helping people, and is particularly interested in using EFT with addictions, and for resolving blocks to self-love, intuition and creativity.Previous to studying for a degree in Psychology, Rhona began her professional healing career working in Mental Health for a number of years.
She became fascinated by why people changed and healed, and why they didn't. Concurrently she went on her own personal journey into exploring self-help Psychology and spirituality, training at The College of Psychic Studies and with the renowned Diana Cooper. She was introduced to EFT in 2003, as a client of Sue Beer.
Working daily with EFT since then,she experienced phenomenal change, which inspired her to teach friends and family, and train as a therapist at the The EFT Centre. She has recently completed a 2 year training with the Satvik Energy School, based on A Course in Miracles, 12 Steps, The Work of Byron Katie and the principles of Chinese Medicine. Rhona has been specialising in addictions for the past 2 years and is particularly interested in the relationship and congruency between the 12 Steps model and EFT. Rhona works from a practice in Harley St,W1,as well as having her own private practice in North London.
Rhona talks about her own journey of working with EFT the 12 step model and other areas. Also the interview looks at some of the 'myths' of workaholism, what it is,some of the signs of when you may have it and the interview also includes a tap-a-long session.
Dr Suzanne Lerner
Dr Suzanne Lerner’s specialty is inspiring clients to develop greater love and appreciation, so that they can encourage, enliven and empower themselves to create lives of celebration and significance. Suzanne uses EFT to effectively heal inner critic & self-sabotaging parts, thus allowing people to work more skillfully, creatively, and joyfully in their lives. Suzanne is a Psychologist, Hypnotherapist & Advanced EFT Practitioner. Using Matrix Reimprinting together with Awareness practices and her Inner Parts Work, she is dedicated to helping people transform their lives so that they can better transform the world.
Suzanne uses private sessions, teleclasses, workshops, and guided CD’s, to support people through the amazing journey of clearing limiting beliefs and healing old traumas. As people liberate themselves from their fears, they learn to live with greater passion, ease and grace. Synchronicities and new possibilities arise effortlessly, as they recognize how to cherish and truly support their most enlivening dreams. Suzanne has presented internationally on Ericksonian Hypnotherapy, and Expressive Arts Therapy and has published over 20 articles on EFT, trauma, trance and transformation.
Today, her main focus is upon helping people to release their negative internal beliefs and conflicts, so that they may truly enjoy more healthy and satisfying lives.
In the audio below Dr. Suzanne Lerner shares her helpful insights on food addictions and how people can use EFT to truly transform from the inside out. Using an advanced “Healthy Inner Parts” model, she teaches how to create healthy, workable lifestyle changes. She explains the actual reasons why diets don't work and then shares what actually does work to create more health & vibrancy in Body, Mind & Spirit.
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