Probing Question: Does hypnosis work?

Most of us recognize these words as the Hollywood script of a hypnosis session. Typically portrayed as the tool of comics and hucksters (“At my command, you will crow like a rooster…”) or nefarious, mind-controlling villains, hypnosis has a serious type-casting problem to overcome. Great article by Melissa Beattle-Moss via PENN STATE NEWS

The Power of Hypnosis

Studies show that hypnosis can treat everything from chronic pain to poor study habits. Chances are, it can work for you. Nancy Jordan sat down in my office and lit a cigarette–a deadly habit, given her severe asthma and tobacco allergies. Jonathan Hunter, M.D.–my supervisor, her psychotherapist–was also in the room. He wanted to attend […]

Eating Disorders

Similar to addictions, eating disorders are disorders of a right relationship with ourselves or the world around us. A disorder exists with our private internal world. These behaviors are symbolic manifestations of our often frustrated willingness to nurture ourselves. Not being able or willing to fully participate in our lives can create pressure and stress […]

Rochelle’s very real, intuitive and empathetic

11/10/2014 – I had emotional damage that I couldn’t get over which led me to Rochelle about a month ago. I call her my therapist and coach because she’s so much more than a hypnotist. I listen to her recording every other day and had substantial improvement. I went back two weeks later to talk […]

Do you have a stressful job interview coming up?

I went to see Rochelle to help me work through some self-doubt issues prior to a major job interview.  I told her what specifically was bothering me, and she promptly zoomed in on the issue itself and stripped it down to its bones.  We first talked for a bit and afterwards, she moved onto a […]

Do You Want to Stop Smoking?

(Session Date at Abbot Kinney, Venice, CA., Office: May 15 2104) Dave P., here checking in with you. In 5 hours I will be 3 weeks cigarette free! Thanks again for your help. Dave. P. Los Angeles CA USA. Rochelle L. Cook MA., CHt., is an expert in using clinical hypnosis to mitigate and end […]

I'm reading, writing (purging), writing some more and enjoying this healing process…

4/29/2014 I’m writing this review because I know how overwhelming it can be to carry and be deeply affected by unresolved trauma. The overwhelming piece comes in by thinking it’s not possible to heal the underlying pain. I’m blown away by all that’s happened in the short time I’ve been seeing (healing through) Rochelle. I’m […]

Heal Your Relationships with Hypnotherapy

  Do you feel anxious? Perhaps you are experiencing melancholy or depression. Something is going on, do you know what the root cause of it is? You probably do, but you are afraid to admit it, or have the confidence to confront the issue on your own. This is why people come and sit with me! […]