About Us

Rachel Burke

Rachel Burke

Advanced weight control specialist, Hypnotic gastric band practitioner

Rachel is an advanced weight control specialist, EFT Practitioner, and stress management consultant. As a Hypnotherapist and Psychotherapist she has gathered extensive knowledge and experience in her field.  Her background is in adult training and therapeutic workshops.

Rachel and Samantha have found their collaborative workshops to be very rewarding and inspiring. They combine their knowledge and expertise offering private sessions and group workshops.

“I feel like I am one of the few fortunate people who can say that I absolutely love my work, I feel very rewarded and motivated towards giving each client the opportunity to be their optimum best. It’s really important for all of my clients to feel safe and accepted, I create a warm and empathetic environment for all individuals. Weight control is my particular area of expertise, largely due to my own personal experience and therefore evidence based research and experience provides my clients with a positive way out of the dieting cycle”.

“If you are ready to change the way you look physically, first begin by changing the way your mind performs and then you will see miraculous results”.

Samantha Culshaw-Robinson

Samantha Culshaw-Robinson

Advanced weight control clinical hypnotherapist

Samantha Culshaw-Robinson MNCH, Cert Ed (FE), Dip Hyp is an advanced weight control clinical hypnotherapist using the hypnotic gastric band. She is a Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) practitioner. She is registered with the National Council for Hypnotherapy( NCH) and operates within their professional and ethical Code of Practice.

Her background is in Further Education and she has always been fascinated how people learn and achieve positive change in their lives. Why is it some people can cope and even thrive in situations which would make others give up? The Hypnotic Gastric Band treatment is individual and the methods used are tailored specifically to each client. She can help you resolve long standing issues and gain simple tools to bring you long term motivation and resilience. Since becoming a weight control specialist much of Samantha’s practice is due to referrals from clients.

Samantha first became interested in complementary healthcare when she was at a crossroads in her life. It showed her the right path to being happy and successful.

Helping clients with anxiety is also one of Samantha’s specialisms. She is a professional stress management consultant. She prides herself in helping her clients deal with their issues effectively and efficiently. She is always non-judgemental in the way she practices and confidentiality is a high priority.

If you have any questions about Samantha or the services she offers please give her a call on 075 222 777 22 email whatsthealternativetherapy@gmail.

From the blog

Hypnotherapy success story

Great News for Hypnotherapy as Gemma Collins shares her powerful story of weight loss using a Hypnotherapist to help her resolve her issues with food and eating. This inspiring story is a great example of the power of this amazing therapy  helping you remove any unconscious blocks that may be preventing you from the easy weight reduction that you want. Watch this short clip of her speaking on  the show, This Morning! Very inspiring and a great example of a typical end result with our clients. This process can be life changing. For all enquiries please call or email Rachel or Samantha Rachel 07833 102 300 email info@waterfalltherapies.co.uk   Samantha 075 222 777 22 whatsthealternativetherapy@gmail.com   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeV4H4nuPI4      ... read more
How our treatment works

How our treatment works

Rachel and Samantha combine their knowledge and expertise to offer the Hypnotic Gastric Band as a pioneering treatment for weight control. This unique therapy involves Hypnotherapy to allow clients to believe they have undergone actual Gastric band surgery We have a conscious mind and a subconscious mind. Our subconscious mind controls all of our behaviour, this is the part of our mind that we work with to create lasting changes. We have the expertise to resolve any issues linked with food and eating patterns, making your lifestyle changes permanent. Using a combination of leading edge Hypnotherapy and cognitive techniques. Creating a unique and bespoke package to suit individuals who desire freedom from yo yo dieting and weight gain. Clients are amazed at how easy it becomes to achieve the shape that they have always wanted without dieting!... read more
Diets Don’t Work!

Diets Don’t Work!

In a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of Australian researchers found that diet-induced weight loss alters hormone levels for a full year and this in turn affects your appetite and so it makes if more difficult to tell if you are hungry or full. This leads to “successful” dieters putting the weight back on they have lost. Most of us have spent many years dieting and the reason it doesn’t work is that the change is not at a fundamental level. It is only a temporary measure. You could potentially be “on a diet” for the rest of your life! When we work with clients with weight reduction there are No Diets and No Forbidden... read more
Give either Rachel or Samantha a call to book your consultation – what have you got to lose except your excess weight? Ditch the diets forever this time! The journey of transformation begins when you pick up the phone… 07833102300 for Rachel or 075 222 777 22 for Samantha