The National Council for Hypnotherapy have an Executive made up of the elected Directors plus appointed Officers. If you wish to contact any member of the executive, please select them from this list:

To learn more about each member of the Executive, simply click on their title:


Tracey Grist MNCH (Acc.). Sup (Hyp) HPD Assessor, NCH Supervisor and full-time Hypnotherapist, London. Tracey came to Hypnotherapy via training in Life Coaching and Counselling, over the years Hypnotherapy became her primary tool for change work; accessing the subconscious via creativity, … Continue reading

Director of Ethics & Supervision

Sarah Whittaker  –  MNCH (Acc)   Sup(Hyp)   I am an experienced NCH Accredited Clinical Hypnotherapist and Hypnotherapy Supervisor with a special interest in anxiety related issues, panic attacks and phobias. I am based in Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran, Wales I passionately believe that … Continue reading

Director of Membership Resources

Mark Price. I became a qualified clinical hypnotherapist in 2005, a qualification I acquired while working as a Director for a world leading leisure company in the USA. On returning home to the UK I committed myself to improving my … Continue reading

Director of Development

Lorraine McReight was elected to the NCH board in March 2015. Lorraine is a full-time therapist and hypnotherapy tutor and is the principal of an NCH training school in London. Lorraine has been a therapist for nearly 25 years; first … Continue reading

Director of Education

Jo Hand joined the Board as Director in October 2018. She is a clinical hypnotherapist and NLP coach and her business is based in two locations, in Evesham and Alcester. Jo is passionate about helping people to help themselves and … Continue reading

Director of Public Relations

This role is vacant, should you wish to know more information about joining the team as our Public Relations Director and what you can expect being in role. Please get in touch

Director of Finance

Nick Wright, Ostm, D.Hyp, MAPHP(ACC), MAO, MNCP(Snr Accred), MNCH (Reg) Nick is a Doctor of Osteomyology, Clinical Hypnotherapy Practitioner and Trainer, Practitioner of NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming), Certified Havening Techniques™ Practitioner, Advanced Practitioner of TFT (Thought Field Therapy), Advanced Practitioner of … Continue reading

Standards Officer

 Sue Pitman is the newest member of the Executive and is a practising hypnotherapist with busy clinics in Cardiff, Barry and Cowbridge in the Vale of Glamorgan. Sue has over twenty years experience in the legal profession and understands the importance of maintaining … Continue reading

Training & Administration Officer

Karen manages the Hypnotherapy in Practice Diploma and the Supervision in Practice Diploma Award on behalf of the awarding body, the NCFE. She works with the NCH schools to quality assure these awards, alongside assessors who oversee candidates who undertake … Continue reading

Technology Officer

David Harris supports NCH online systems and is an IT professional who has worked in PC, Network, and 3rd Line Server Support for Nationwide Building Society, BP, Gulf International Bank and Transport for London. Until recently he was the Surrey … Continue reading


Yvette Lowery is the NCH Administrator and Coordinator and has a small hypnotherapy practice specialising in stress management. As a qualified NVQ Assessor Yvette works with a couple of schools in the role of Assessor, encouraging students to obtain their … Continue reading