Common Problems

Common Problems helped by our members

Below is a list of the most common problems and issues our counsellors, coaches, psychotherapists and hypnotherapists help their clients deal with on a regular basis. This list is not exhaustive and there are many other problems and issues that out therapists and coaches help with.

This list is just that – a list of common problems. We have not given details of these problems and issues as this website is not the correct forum to do that. There are many websites that do cover each of the problem problems in detail.

Also we cannot say how our therapists or coaches will help you through any of these as their methods and approaches vary greatly. The way they will help you will be explained by your ACCPH therapist or coach.

Abortion – making the decision and coping with the choice made

Abuse – physical (domestic violence) emotional/mental, sexual

Common problems Addiction on chain links to illustrate the obsession, craving and affliction of the habits of drug, alcohol, or other substance abuseAddictions – alcohol, drugs, nicotine, gambling, internet, porn, etc


Adoption – family and adoptee

Anger problems

Anxiety – panic attacks, generalised anxiety, specific anxiety, phobias, etc


Attachment issues

Bereavement, grief and loss


Body dysmorphic disorder

Bruxism (teeth grinding)

Bullying – school, workplace, etc

Business coaching – workforce, management, performance, etc

Business set-up

Cancer – coming to terms with, coping, etc

Career changes

Chronic fatigue, (ME)

Couples and relationship issues

Debt and financial matters


Depression – Unipolar, Bipolar, Postnatal, SAD (Seasonal affective disorder)


Dissociation – including amnesia


Eating disorders – anorexia nervosa, anorexia orthorexia, bulimia nervosa, binge-eating, night-eating, ‘manorexia’, plus others


Exam and driving test nerves

HIV/AIDS – coming to terms with

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Infertility – men and women

Insomnia and other sleep disorders


Miscarriage –  coming to terms with, grief, guilt, being positive, etc.


Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Pain management

Parent coaching

Passive aggressive behaviour

Past Life Regression

Personality disorders – antisocial, avoidant, borderline, dependent, Narcissistic, paranoid, etc

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Pregnancy and birth trauma

Public speaking


Relationships – friends, family, affairs, separation, divorce, cultural, etc.



Self-confidence issues

Self-esteem issues


Sex issues

Social anxiety

Spirituality issues

ACCPH The most Common problems people ask ACCPH members forStress – home, work, life, etc.

Stuttering and stammering

Suicidal thoughts

Terminal illness – coming to terms with, positivity, etc.

Thumb sucking – adult and teens


Trauma – mental and physical

Weight loss – including Gastric band hypnotherapy

Youth coaching