Appleby in the Lake District

Hazel Thomson, Founder and Principal of MCCH

Hazel qualified with the London College of Clinical Hypnosis and holds a Certificate, Diploma, and Advanced Diploma (now called Postgraduate) in Clinical Hypnotherapy. She also holds a B.Sc. from Edinburgh University majoring in Psychology as well as a Post Graduate Certificate in Counselling from Northern College, Aberdeen and a Diploma in Career and Work Counselling from George Brown College, Toronto.

Previously she was a Supervisor of the LCCH and acquired qualifications in EFT and Deep State Repatterning with Tania Prince. She also had the opportunity to train with Ernest Rossi, pupil to Milton Erickson as well as David Grove who contributed greatly to her understanding of the Inner Child and the use of Metaphor.

Hazel runs her private practice and delivers EMDR and CPD training in Appleby, Cumbria.  Appleby is a very pretty village or small town with its own castle within the Eden Valley in the lake District. It has delightful walks along the river and it is not far from Ullswater lake.


Qualifications include:

  • B.Sc. Social Science, major Psychology
  • Postgraduate Diploma LCCH
  • Postgraduate Certificate Counselling
  • Postgraduate Diploma Career and Work Counselling
  • EFT, Deep State Repatterning and Feng Shui
  • Certificate in EMDR
  • First and Second & Third Degree Reiki
  • First and Second Degree Seichem
  • Diploma in Therapeutic Massage

Hazel is responsible for ensuring corporate governance and the continual updating of course material. She carries out student supervision and assists with training as required. In addition to her corporate duties Hazel manages MCCH Scotland along with her private practice in Appleby, Cumbria.


Hazel Thomson

Tel: 07730 603 468