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Non-traditional Therapies

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Result oriented counselling & consulting

Instead of the client having to fit the therapeutic tool, Nadine is using an approach which can include many types of traditional and non-traditional methodologies therefore the therapy is designed to fit you, the client. Non-traditional models may also be used in consulting work with great success.

Nadine is often heard saying that if you only have a hammer everything begins to look like a nail and she prefers to have a large tool box of tools at her disposal so she can use the appropriate tool to fit the situation. Using non-traditional forms of therapy allows a result-oriented approach to counselling and her consulting work. Focused on how the mind works, using the language of the mind to change areas in your life in order to live up to your highest potential and to re-establish rapport within self. Below find a list of the most common non-traditional therapies Nadine utilizes.

“The greatest discovery of our generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their states of mind.” – William James

Neuro-Linguistic Psychology™ (NLP)

NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Psychology™) provides simple, yet powerful methods for changing behaviour and producing positive results. lt is a remarkable integration of several disciplines, including neurology, psychology, linguistics, cybernetics and systems theory. One of the most powerful learning techniques available today, the name represents the unique synthesis that comprises NLP. It is about how our human computer functions, works, creates our way of being and maintains our model of the world. Nadine is a Master Trainer in the NLP field. Read more…

Timelinked Release Therapy™ (TRT)

One of the most powerful therapies that works with how people encode and store memories. It can be used to go to the root cause to clear negative emotions and limiting decisions from past memories – this can have a very positive impact on behaviour, personality and health. Nadine is an accomplished Trainer in TRT.Read more…

Ericksonian Hypnotherapy

Ericksonian Hypnotherapy was developed by renowned hypnotherapist, Milton Erickson, MD, famous for his unique approach to the phenomenon of hypnosis. By keeping his work completely client centered, he was able to achieve effective and consistent results for his patients. Utilizing a very naturalistic state of focused concentration or selective thinking, special communication including metaphor, confusion techniques, and the hypnotic trance, Dr. Erickson enabled his patients to tap into their inner consciousness, wherein the answers and resources lie needed to improve the quality of life. Nadine has been trained in both Traditional and Ericksonian Hypnosis and is a Trainer in this field.

Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)

When applied properly, EFT balances the flow of energy within the meridian pathways using a simple tapping procedure applied to a small group of acupuncture points located on the face, hand and trunk of the body. The EFT procedure will restore balance and movement of this energy system.

Hawaiian Huna

It is one of the original arts and science of psychology, physical healing and spiritual development of the ancient Hawaiian people. Huna was originally called Ho’omana. Ho’o means to make. Mana means life force, equivalent to Ki (as in Aikido), Chi (as in Tai Chi), Shakti in the Sanskrit language or Qi as in Qigong. Taken together the word Ho’omana means empowerment or to empower. Nadine is a Student and Trainer of Huna.

Nutrition

Nutrition as the key to good health is the all-embracing fundamental principle used since the time of the famous Greek doctor and founder of western medicine, Hippocrates, to help people of all ages to stay at their personal peak of energy and vitality. In addition to dietary and nutritional advice, recommendations may include guidance on natural detoxification, exercise and lifestyle. Nadine is trained in Iridology and nutrition.

Meditation and Guided Visualization

Nadine has been a student and practitioner of meditation since she was 16. There are many ways to meditate and which particular meditation is best, is determined by the situation, person and focus required. Nadine has studied and trained in many forms of meditation. Visualization is a simple, deeply relaxing and pleasurable technique used to create or re-program habits. Visualization is a normal and natural process which everyone uses. It is simply a matter of using thoughts and images to access the unconscious aspects and resources of the mind.

Energy Work

Reiki

Nadine has studied many types of energy work some you may be familiar with: She is a Reiki Master of the Usui lineage. It is distinctive among energy therapies in its emphasis on self-healing, its spiritual principles, and its accreditation of healers through a system of initiation. Reiki is used in the healing of emotional and spiritual as well as physical pain through the transmission of universal life energy, called “rei-ki” in Japanese.

Polarity Therapy

Polarity Therapy is a natural health care methodology that works with the Human Energy Field. Energy fields and currents exist everywhere in nature. Polarity Therapy asserts that the flow and balance of energy in the human body is the foundation of good health.

Therapeutic Touch

Therapeutic touch is a non-invasive method of healing derived from an ancient laying-on of hands technique used in many hospitals by nurses today.

Chakra Healing

Chakra Healing, while the word “chakra” has Hindu (Sanskrit) roots, the energy involved is not partial to any particular religion. It is a universal energy, and all people inhabiting physical bodies on this earth have them. The chakras and other smaller energy vortexes (such as acupuncture points) are like openings and channels for universal energy to flow into and out of the aura.

Nadine is also a continuing student and initiate in several of the ancient, traditional and indigenous teachings. The spiritual philosophies of the world are also an interest she pursues in her quest for health and healing methodologies.