Most people who struggle with with addictions are advised to take considerable time away from their families and go to a detox centre, for medical and professional support.
Over 15 years, I’ve worked with many clients for addictions, and while some of them need medical attention to help them through, many others do not.
In the article below, registered social worker Arpi Procter argues that hypnotherapy should be considered as a viable alternative for people with addictions, where they can get the help they need without having to go away or take time off work.
She says that 96% of her clients succeed in beating their addictions after 4-5 sessions over 5 weeks. Read all about it here.