Who we are
Hypnotherapy Plus was established in 2003 and specialises in offering brief therapeutic techniques to adults and young people in Devon.
Rachel Gaubert is the therapist at Hypnotherapy Plus and owner of the practice. She has many years experience both as a social worker and therapist, and is an EMDR Europe accredited practitioner, a BABCP accredited Cognitive Behavioural therapist and has been awarded the Senior Qualification in Hypnotherapy Practice by the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council..
She is committed to using her skills, training and expertise to assist others in achieving the changes they want in their lives, with the minimum intervention necessary.
She feels strongly that therapy should be a positive and empowering experience, providing people of all ages with practical ways to overcome problems, build on their strengths and resources and to maintain those changes after therapy has ended.
Qualifications and Trainings
EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner (EMDR Association UK and Ireland)
BABCP Accredited Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapist (BABCP)
Senior Qualification in Hypnotherapy Practice (General Hynotherapy Standards Council)
Postgraduate Diploma in High Intensity Psychological Therapies (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) (University of Exeter)
Certificate in Neuro Linguistic Programming (EOS Seminars)
Level 3 Practitioner Certificate in Emotional Freedom Technique (New Perspectives Coaching)
Level 4 Certificate in Further Education Teaching (Stage 1, City and Guilds)
B.A. Hons. Soc. (Exeter University)
Diploma and Certificate of Qualification in Social Work (Exeter University)
Evidence of all qualifications & trainings available for inspection on request.
Senior Qualification in Hypnotherapy Practice: General Hypnotherapy Register (GHR) overseen by the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council (GHSC) - View website
Accredited Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapist: British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) - view website
Accredited EMDR Europe Practitioner: EMDR Association UK and Ireland - view website
Registered Social Worker: Health and Care Professions Council - view website
Association for the Advancement of Meridian Energy Techniques (AAMET) - view website
Rachel's employment experience has included working as a social worker within Social Services and Education Departments with adults, teenagers and children. and as a psychological therapist offering Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (C.B.T.) and Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing Therapy (E.M.D.R.) to adults.
In addition, Rachel has been in private practice as a hypnotherapist since 2003, and attained the Senior Qualification in Hypnotherapy Practice in 2008.
She spent 3 years as a hypnotherapist in a voluntary capacity at an addictions centre.
She has run workshops and courses in relaxation and stress management for Exeter Drugs Project, Women’s Aid and the Workers Educational Association (W.E.A.)
Rachel was featured in an episode of the BBC 3 lifestyle series "Make my Body Younger", using hypnotherapy to help a client overcome a fear of eating certain foods.
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"therapy should be a positive and empowering experience"