About John Hudson | Contact Me

email: jhnhd1@aol.com

Tel: 07973 118959


  • Certificate in Education (1972)
  • Bachelor's Degree with honours - University of Sussex (1973)
    • during this time he underwent psychoanalysis for two years in support of his study of psychology.
  • Masters Degree - University of Bristol (1981)
    • specialising in psychology and psychodynamic theory
  • Diploma in Hypnotherapy & Psychotherapy (1985).

He continues to attend courses with psychologists and therapists from England and America to improve his skills and understanding.

Professional Organisations

  • Fellow* - International Association of Hypno-Analysts (1991)
  • Fellow* - the Association for Professional Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy (2003)
  • General Hypnotherapy Register
  • Accredited Hypnotherapist - National Council of Hypnotherapist

* Fellowships are awarded upon merit, for services to the profession.


  • Articles in Hypnotherapy Journals including "Motivation Techniques", "Secondary Gains" and many others
  • Contributor - The Guide To Natural Therapies - Lorenz Books - 1996
  • Author - Instant Meditation for Stress Relief - Anness Publishing -1996
  • Support and Training materials for other therapists - Sport, Stress Management etc.

Author - Meditation - 2006

Media Appearances

  • TV. - "Kilroy", "The Time The Place", "The West This Week" and various cable television productions for Wire Television.
  • Radio - Radio Bristol & GWR
  • Newspaper Articles - The Sun, The Daily Mail and local newspapers

Current Work

John has been in private practice as a Psychotherapist and Hypnotherapist in Bristol, South Gloucestershire and Bath, since 1985.
He utilises suggestion and analytical techniques. He also helps to train new therapists, and teaches on the advanced course for the APHP.
Recently has been working with business and sports people to enhance their performance.

Call me on Freephone 0800 0741600