If you have some ideas about hypnosis and wish to look for a hypnotherapist to help you with your issue, such as insomnia or weight loss, the following are some guidelines:
a. A certified hypnotherapist from recognized authority eg. National Guild of Hypnosis.
b. Have at least a few years of practising experience.
c. Has the patience to listen to your issue.
d. Do not coerce you to keep returning back to the clinic for your main issue or some other issue that he says you need to attend to.
e. A good environment – suitable temperature, quiet, comfortable recliner.