Expert Trusted Source for Hypnotherapy and Hypnosis

"I cannot rate Dr Rhead higher in my professional esteem.
She is a compassionate, professional practitioner who brings her medical and hypnotherapeutic knowledge and experience into an amazing concert of warmth, empathy and congruence.
In my opinion, she is without doubt, one of the most truly gifted practitioners in the UK. If you are seeking hypnotherapy in Chester, look no further than Dr Emma Rae Rhead. Your mind will be in very good hands."

Shaun Brookhouse, MA. Principal of the National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy.
President of the European Association for Hypno-Psychotherapy

As one of only a handful of full-time Medical Hypnotherapists in the UK who are also qualified Medical Doctors, I provide expert, professional and confidential Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy services to individuals looking for natural, yet powerful, lasting solutions to their health issues.

With over 25 years clinical expertise, I have conducted tens of thousands of face to face hours helping people heal, grow and lead happier and healthier lives; I’d be honoured to help you too.

As a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine and Council Member for their Hypnosis and Psychosomatic Medicine Section, I provide premium quality care for individuals with issues, such as anxiety, panic attacks, chronic pain, migraine, alcohol, addictions, insomnia, stress-related health issues, medically unexplained symptoms and more  Read more about the problems I can help you resolve.

As well as self-referring clients, many clients seek my services following recommendation from former clients; My established, very busy private practice receives regular referrals from NHS Hospital Consultants, GPs, Dentists, Psychologists and other health professionals.

For your peace of mind, you can read genuine client reviews of my services here.

Warm, knowledgable, non-judgemental and intuitive, I will approach you as a unique individual, recognising that you are the expert on you. Rather than focusing on medical labels, I never lose sight of the fact that we are all persons in the process of becoming what we were meant to be — balanced and healthy in mind, body, and spirit...

Using my broad integrative approach to therapy, I draw on my extensive background as a specialist hypnotherapist, a medical doctor and my expertise in the understanding of human disease, I offer you a unique truly holistic tailored approach. My aim is always to help you achieve positive and lasting change safely in the shortest time possible for you.

Dedicated to excellence in ethical care, my Practice is highly regulated for your peace of mind. I am fully registered with the General Medical Council, the Complementary and Natural Health Care Council, the National Society of Hypnosis, Psychotherapy and Mindfulness, the British Society of Clinical and Academic Hypnosis and abide by the code of ethics of the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy.

If you are 'sick and tired' of feeling sick and tired, and ready for positive change, make a commitment to yourself today. Call me on 01244 470181 to discuss your particular needs in confidence; I’d be honoured to help you.


Dr Emma Rae Rhead

B.Sc (Hons), M.B.Ch.B, Dip Clin Hyp, DEHP, MNSHPM, MRSB, MCNHC

Medical Hypnotherapist and Hypno-Psychotherapist
Qualified Doctor of Medicine (Full Registration with the General Medical Council)
Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine (Hypnosis and Psychosomatic Medicine)

Hypnotherapy Chester, Hypnotherapy Liverpool, Hypnotherapy Harley Street London