For many people, the phrase "pins and needles" does not provoke relaxing thoughts. Acupuncture and Hypnosis's diplomate of acupuncture Steven Boyd strives to subvert that instinct with his community-style acupuncture sessions. In a group space, clients rest fully clothed atop comfortable recliners while Boyd inserts hair-thin needles at meridian points all over the body. These needles are intended to strengthen the body's flow of energy at crucial junctures. This redirected energy, or qi, can affect overall health by reducing pain and stress, enhancing energy and digestion.
At Positively Change, psychology PhD and hypnotherapist Judith Vilmain helps patients tap into the power of their subconscious to overcome a wide array of problems. During her therapy sessions, Judith coaxes her patients into more mentally receptive states of hypnosis, where she can identify the subconscious barriers that stand in the way of smoking cessation, weight loss, and overcoming anxiety or depression.
True to its name, Optimistic Insight gives clients a glimpse within themselves using an array of holistic healing techniques. By weaving the methods together, healers create a unified healing plan that works on every area of wellness. Nutritional counseling tends to physical health, whereas hypnotherapy reshapes mental processes to create better habits and treats patents seeking motivation and help dealing with issues such as weight-loss, confidence building and overcoming fears.
At The Baah Spa, clients are encouraged to relinquish their worries and indulge in an afternoon of escape and self-pampering. Piloting the sojourns into bliss are professional massage practitioners who apply firm pressure, soothing strokes, and hot stones to facilitate relaxation and quiet revelry. The spa offers Swedish, therapeutic, and hot-stone massages, and they combine all three during the spa’s signature massage, which also features the client’s choice of aromatherapy oils.
At i Free To Be Hypnosis, certified hypnotist Larry Quemere helps patients to overcome anxiety, habitual behaviors, and other issues through guided hypnosis sessions and personal coaching. He also educates groups in classes on topics that range from public speaking to attracting romance. Smoking cessation and weight-loss hypnosis are two other specialties.