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Terms & Conditions

Therapeutic Working Alliance

Hypnotherapy, Coaching and Counselling (including CBT – Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and NLP – Neuro Linguistic Programming) services are all collaborative therapies / treatments and are ultimately reliant upon commitment and motivation from both therapist and client to get the best results. Part of our work occurs in the consulting room but some is cognitive reflection or homework in the form of agreed tasks and will be need to be completed outside the consulting room, such as listening to a CD before you go to sleep.

As the client, when you agree to undertake a course of therapy or arrive for individual treatments you also agree to engage fully with the process and complete any homework that is discussed and agreed during your sessions. It is through this collaborative and therapeutic alliance that you will see the best results.

Therapy Sessions & Fees

Each standard therapy session lasts between 50 and 60 minutes and the rates can be found on the relevant page of the website.

Bodywork treatment times differ and can be adjusted to meet your needs.

Standard rates for all services are listed on the relevant treatment / therapy page.  At certain times of the year we may offer vouchers, discounts or offers for some of our treatments, please note that the relevant offer terms will need to be met e.g. voucher presented at time of treatment etc.

Fees are payable at the end of each session by cash, cheque or in advance by BACS

Cheques are made payable to J Beddow.

You may pay in advance if you wish, should we agree a fixed number of therapy sessions, any discounts or concessions will be agreed prior to commencement and confirmed in writing.


You, as a client, commit to attend the all appointments made.

Cancellation Policy

A minimum of 24 hours notice* is required to cancel any session, this must be via telephone, text or email. If an appointment is cancelled with less notice then the full session fee will apply.

If we have to cancel or move your session you will be given at least 48 hours notice, more if possible.

Late cancellation or no show fees may be waived in mitigating circumstances.


Arriving Late for an Appointment

If you are running late, please make contact as soon as possible.

Although we will try and accommodate late arrivals this will be dependent upon the subsequent client and so cannot be guaranteed.

If your session needs to be curtailed due to your late arrival then the session fee remains payable in full.


Your privacy and safety are of utmost importance and your details will be treated confidentially.  The only exception or breach in confidentiality will be in the following circumstances:

All my work is conducted in accordance with and reference to the relevant  ethical guidelines and principles (BACP / NCH)


In order to ensure continued best practice, I receive regular clinical supervision of my work with clients. All client notes and any discussions are anonymised.

During supervision it may be necessary to review your case, but any reference that could allow you to be identified is removed and each client is referenced by a number and or initials only.

As a member of a number of professional bodies I continue to develop and retain up to date knowledge and information about each area in which I practice.  I attend a range of Continued Professional Development Courses throughout the year which meet and usually exceeds the minimum requirements of each regulatory body / Standard.

Standards of Behaviour



Results may vary from person to person.

The Good Therapy Works (inc. Jo Beddow Hypnotherapy) does not dispense medical advice or prescribe the use of any technique as a replacement form of treatment for physical, mental or medical problems by your doctor either directly or indirectly.

The Good Therapy Works’ intention is to offer a variety of therapies and complimentary treatments to help clients in their quest for growth, emotional and physical wellbeing.

As good practice we would always recommend you tell your doctor about any treatment or therapy, if in doubt about the appropriateness of any treatment or therapy please always seek advice from your doctor prior to receiving treatment.


  • 5th August 2018

    How Solution based hypnotherapy worked for me. We all think we can cope, but often we need help.  I went to see Jo when all else had failed and immediately felt reassured and at ease through Jo’s professional kind approach.  Solution based hypnotherapy sessions have supported and enabled me to…

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  • 5th April 2018

    I had never tried Reflexology before going to Jo - but it's safe to say I'm now a convert! The actual manipulation of the feet is in itself very soothing, as generally the feet are subject to constant exertion and vigorous treatment, so it feels great to give them a treat. …

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  • 19th April 2017

    Jo's aroma massages are in my opinion quite magnificent.  The setting is very peaceful, calming and relaxing so even just walking through the door you feel yourself begin to relax immediately.  You can smell the oils instantly you enter the room which is a delight to the senses! Jo's manner is…

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  • 11th November 2016

    I first went to see Jo for support for our son and then asked for sessions for myself. Although I initially wanted support to lose weight but ended up having support with self esteem and confidence. Jo has been fantastic and although at times I still wonder if I have…

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  • 14th August 2016

    I was recommended Jo's services by my counsellor, as I was suffering with anxiety and depression. Jo was very friendly and helpful, and her therapy studio is in a nice and peaceful location. I had her sessions for a few months and it was very professional, relaxing and helpful. It…

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  • 9th August 2016

    I went to Jo with nothing to lose and no idea what to expect. I had always suffered from anxiety and had become depressed. I felt completely overwhelmed with my new responsibilities, juggling becoming a Mum and the return to work. Eventually I hit a point of disfunction and I…

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  • 8th August 2016

    I started to see Jo in Feb 2016 after a relative spotted her advert in a local magazine and thought I should ring her to see if she could help me with my anxiety issues.  I’m so glad I did!  Now, six months later, I feel I am so much…

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Clinical Hypnotherapy
and Psychotherapy



Reflexology, Aromatherapy
and Massage