About Alan Patching

Alan is one of those luck people who loves his work, and that means you get the benefit of passionate research and information delivery from regular visits to this blog.

  • Alan is a registered psychotherapist who has helped many people of different ages and backgrounds to manage a wide range of personal, business/career, performance related, relationship related and clinical issues.
  • He is one of a relative handful of people (and the only person in Australia) who holds the coveted Advanced Diploma in Hypnosis and Psychotherapy (4 years of training) from the National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy of the United Kingdom (NCHP-UK) – so you get highly qualified advice.
  • He is also a Diplomate (the highest membership status) of the International Academy of Behavioural Medicine, Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • He also holds several other qualifications and accreditations in the area of therapy and human behavior understanding
  • He is listed in the ‘International Who’s Who’ in relation to his psychotherapy work

Full List of Qualifications

Apart from the qualifications mentioned above, Alan Patching holds the following personal development related qualifications:

  • An Advanced Diploma in Hypnotherapeutic Arts and Sciences from the UK Academy of Hypnotherapeutic Arts and Sciences
  • A Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Counselling from the Academy of Applied Hypnosis in Australia
  • Board Certified Hypnotherapist of the National Guild of Hypnotists (NGH) of the USA – the world’s largest organisation for Consulting Hypnotists
  • Certified Instructor of Hypnotism from NGH
  • Certified in Clinical Hypnotism by NGH
  • Fellow of the National College Student and Alumni Group (UK)
  • Dr. Richard Bandler (NLP co-founder) certified Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming
  • Dr. Richard Bandler trained and certified, licenced trainer of NLP
  • Certified practitioner and trainer of HypnoFertility
  • Was the first Australian Regional Director of the USA based HypnoFertility Foundation
  • Is Principal of the National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy of Australia , an organisation established to offer the courses of the NCHP-UK in Australasia
  • Is a Professional clinical member of the Australian Hypnotherapists Association
  • Is a Professional clinical member of the Australian society of Clinical Hypnotherapists
  • Is the only Australian working directly with physician and hypnotherapist, Dr. Dennis Chong and his wife Jennifer Chong, both of Canada, founders of Neuro Semantic Programming, on Australian application of their therapeutic technology
  • Is currently researching (at Bond University in Australia) the effects of stress on members of the construction industry in Australia