What Helps With Teeth Grinding Called Bruxism?

What Helps With Teeth Grinding Called Bruxism?

Hypnotherapy and Hypnobalancing™ in Berlin
Psychotherapy in Berlin - Specialization: Fears and Anxiety Disorders

What Helps With Teeth Grinding Called Bruxism?

 

Do you ever wake up with an achy jaw or a headache, or notice popping or clicking in your jaw when you open and close your mouth? If so, you may be grinding your teeth at night.

Many people probably grind and clench their teeth from time to time. Occasional teeth grinding, called bruxism, does not usually cause harm, but when teeth grinding occurs on a regular basis the teeth can be damaged and other oral health complications can arise.

Teeth grinding is a common stress symptom that often occurs together with other stress symptoms, such as tinnitus, muscle tension in the head and shoulder area, or sleep disorders. In some cases, bruxism comes with anxiety disorders, burnout, or depression.

If you suspect you may be grinding your teeth, talk to your dentist. He or she can examine your mouth and jaw for signs of bruxism, such as jaw tenderness and excessive wear on your teeth. Your dentist may help you with the physical part. But although bite splints prevent tooth abrasion and muscular tension in the jaw area, they only treat the symptom and not the underlying psychological stress.

Clients with bruxism that I see in my practice suffer to a greater or lesser extent from emotional stress, either related to current stressful experiences or to unresolved emotional conflicts of the past. Often they have occurred decades ago, but they are still stored in the emotional memory and not yet integrated. Therefore, resolving emotional conflicts means less mental stress and fewer stress symptoms such as bruxism. Therefore, especially cause-oriented hypnotherapy and Hypnobalancing are well suited for the treatment of bruxism.

Another positive side effect of hypnotherapy for bruxism is the muscular relaxation that is part of the trance state. If necessary, patients can learn self-hypnosis within a short time and thus have an active part in their recovery, complementary to the cause-oriented treatment.

Here are tips to help you stop teeth grinding.

NOACK Praxis für Angsttherapie Berlin
Specialized treatment for anxiety disorders with hypnotherapy
Budapester Straße 39
10787 Berlin
Tel. 030 – 864 213 69
mail@berlin-hypnosis.com
www.berlin-hypnosis.com

Information about Hypnotherapy in Berlin.

I am specialized to help people with fears and anxiety disorders.

  Hypnotherapist  

These pages are intended to provide information to those interested in psychotherapy and hypnotherapy. They are neither intended to replace psychotherapy nor a personal consultation, examination or diagnosis by a licensed physician.

I am not a medical doctor. There are no medical diagnoses, no promises of cures or medication. Any necessary medical or psychiatric treatment should never be replaced by hypnotherapeutic work.

If you have questions about psychotherapy with hypnosis, please do not hesitate to contact me. I am happy to inform you.

Panic Attacks and Anxiety

Panic Attacks and Anxiety

Hypnotherapy and Hypnobalancing™ in Berlin
Psychotherapy in Berlin - Specialization: Fears and Anxiety Disorders - Panic Attacks and Anxiety

Panic Attacks and Anxiety

 

Anxiety and stress are things that are a part of the human condition. Everyone experiences it to varying degrees. Stress isn’t always a bad thing, and there are good types of stress. However, when bad stress begins to turn into anxiety, and that anxiety won’t leave, that’s when we start to face problems.

During lifetime, we establish a lot of patterns in our way of thinking and our behavior. Those patterns can make our life easier. But not all patterns are a good thing. It is possible for our mind to be caught in a negative loop. That loop can cause things like panic attacks, chronic anxiety, compulsions, insomnia, and phobias. When we are in balance we normally don’t feel the heart beating or the speed and rhythm of breathing. But when we are anxious or highly stressed the body produces and releases chemicals which excites your organs and causes you to be fully aware of your bodies normal functions. This can, of course, freak you out and make you think your dying or that something serious is happening. It can make your life really difficult. If you had to think about every footstep you took it would be time-consuming and mentally exhausting to even walk down the block. That is why we have to trust the unconscious mind, that part of our brain that helps create and maintain those automatic behaviors that help us live our lives.

When a panic or anxiety attack happens, your brain interprets a normal signal as a life-threatening one. That starts the sympathetic nervous system and floods your body with adrenaline and triggers you into fight or flight mode. You can think of adrenaline as the fuel behind a lot of the symptoms and sensations that you endure. Some people may have had a panic attack and not even realize it.

Panic attacks involve sudden feelings of terror that strike without warning. These episodes can occur at any time, even during sleep. The symptoms tend to occur suddenly, without warning and often for no apparent reason. People experiencing a panic attack may believe they are having a heart attack, or they are dying or going crazy. The fear and terror that a person experiences during a panic attack are not in proportion to the true situation and may be unrelated to what is happening around them.

 

Most people with panic attacks experience several of the following symptoms:

  • a sensation that the heart is beating irregularly (palpitations)
  • depersonalization
  • sweating
  • trembling
  • hot flushes
  • chills
  • shortness of breath
  • a choking sensation
  • chest pain
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • feeling faint
  • dry mouth
  • numbness or pins and needles
  • a need to go to the toilet
  • ringing in the ears
  • a feeling of dread or a fear of dying
  • a churning stomach
  • a tingling sensation in the fingers
  • shivering
  • shaking

 

The physical symptoms of a panic attack are extremely unpleasant, and they can also be accompanied by thoughts of fear and terror. For this reason, people with panic disorder start to fear the next attack, which creates a cycle of living in fear of fear and adds to the sense of panic. Therefore, when someone experiences many panic attacks, it can turn into an anxiety disorder. They may think about and fear having a panic attack and start to change their lives to avoid a potentially triggering event. Social anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder, stage fright, fears, phobias, are all things that can arise from high levels of anxiety.

During a panic attack, your symptoms can be so intense and out of your control that you can feel detached from the situation, your body and your surroundings. It can almost feel as if you’re an observer, making the situation seem very unreal. This sense of detachment is known as depersonalization. Being detached from the situation doesn’t provide any relief or make a panic attack less frightening. Instead, it often makes the experience more confusing and disorientating.

You can’t think your way out of a panic attack, but you can learn techniques that actively reduce the frequency and intensity of them. I teach clients different tools and strategies to take back control of their life, and in that way also take control of their body. Most of the work is done while my clients are in trance.

My clients actively reduce their anxiety, are able to handle stress better, sleep more soundly at night, and calm a racing mind. By building up these new beneficial habits it retrains the brain to a new default mode of thinking. No longer worrying constantly about stress in the future or mistakes of the past, instead of being able to live life in the present moment. It allows you to be more emotionally resilient and handle stressful events that would have caused a meltdown in the past. There are no magic bullets, but many of my clients have actively changed their lives for the better after just a few sessions. Whether that be speaking on stage in front of thousands of people, or be able to drive to the shopping mall without a panic attack. I customize my approach with hypnotherapy and Hypnobalancing™ to help you live a fulfilled life.

Of course, you want to get checked by a medical doctor to make sure you don’t have any underlying conditions.

 

NOACK Praxis für Angsttherapie Berlin
Specialized treatment for anxiety disorders with hypnotherapy
Budapester Straße 39
10787 Berlin
Tel. 030 – 864 213 69
mail@berlin-hypnosis.com
www.berlin-hypnosis.com

Information about Hypnotherapy in Berlin.

I am specialized to help people with fears and anxiety disorders.

  Hypnotherapist  

These pages are intended to provide information to those interested in psychotherapy and hypnotherapy. They are neither intended to replace psychotherapy nor a personal consultation, examination or diagnosis by a licensed physician.

I am not a medical doctor. There are no medical diagnoses, no promises of cures or medication. Any necessary medical or psychiatric treatment should never be replaced by hypnotherapeutic work.

If you have questions about psychotherapy with hypnosis, please do not hesitate to contact me. I am happy to inform you.

Self-hypnosis

 

Self-hypnosis has helped many patients with stress. Many sufferers usually report very quickly a noticeable improvement. Pondering, fears, mental and physical tension can be additionally reduced by self-hypnosis. Therefore, I teach my patients self-hypnosis to supplement the hypnosis sessions.

After positive trance experiences have been made with my support, self-hypnosis can be learned very quickly. This helps them to progress self-determined outside the therapy. It accelerates the process, deepens and consolidates the achievements. This also promotes the independence of the clients. A good therapist will be superfluous as soon as possible. Self-hypnosis is an excellent self-help method that can be used beyond the actual topic.

Just ask me personally

 

Let's get into a conversation. If you are interested, for questions and appointments you can reach me by e-mail (mail@berlin-hypnosis.com), phone 030/86421369 and mobile phone 01577/7045356. By phone, you reach me best from Monday to Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. During the sessions, there is an answering machine. Leave a message and your telephone number and I'll call you.

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Smoking Cessation: Becoming Smoke Free Is A Radical Lifestyle Change

Smoking Cessation: Becoming Smoke Free Is A Radical Lifestyle Change

Hypnotherapy and Hypnobalancing™ in Berlin
Psychotherapy in Berlin - Specialization: Fears and Anxiety Disorders

Smoking Cessation: Becoming Smoke-Free Is A Radical Lifestyle Change

 

Yes, becoming smoke-free is a radical lifestyle change. I support those who are willing to become smoke-free since 1998. Assisting smokers in successfully making that change is a highly rewarding endeavor for me providing smoking cessation interventions with Hypnobalancing. It is rewarding to witness the transformation clients go through as they gradually extract themselves from the stranglehold nicotine has on their daily routines and embrace the fresh outlook on their lives that lies ahead on the smoke-free path. It is also gratifying to know that for each smoker who is able to stay smoke-free, there are others in that person’s life who are happy and relieved to see their loved one choose health over the debilitating habit. Of course, the benefits of becoming smoke-free go beyond the individuals seeking treatment. Smoking cessation plays a key role in improving public health.

 

 

 

Step by step

 

Quitting is one thing, becoming smoke-free is quite another, and remaining smoke-free involves a fairly dramatic lifestyle change. Promoting lifestyle change as a successful aid to remaining smoke-free is an important focus of the process. This aspect of the process acknowledges the grief process and far-reaching changes that often occur in a person’s life as a result of giving up smoking. Therefore it is important to describe the change they are undertaking as quitting smoking, with its negative connotations of losing something, it is instead described as becoming smoke-free. Becoming smoke-free signals a process of gaining something. Clients are gaining the freedom to make lifestyle choices unfettered by the demands of nicotine dependence.

 

 

 

Hypnobalancing™

 

Incorporating the idea of lifestyle change in the 3 steps process with Hypnobalancing™ also acknowledges that for many of my clients smoking has played a significant role in their life and that new activity, beliefs, and coping strategies are going to be needed to take the place of the former smoking lifestyle. Having professional support when dealing with this lifestyle change helps my clients to reduce the risk of relapse through, by developing an awareness of how imbalances in lifestyle and some aspects of their previous lifestyle choices ﹣ before becoming smoke free ﹣ can threaten their attempts to remain abstinent, and, also adopt ways to address these imbalances in order to promote a smoke-free lifestyle.

NOACK Praxis für Angsttherapie Berlin
Specialized treatment for anxiety disorders with hypnotherapy
Budapester Straße 39
10787 Berlin
Tel. 030 – 864 213 69
mail@berlin-hypnosis.com
www.berlin-hypnosis.com

Information about Hypnotherapy in Berlin.

I am specialized to help people with fears and anxiety disorders.

  Hypnotherapist  

These pages are intended to provide information to those interested in psychotherapy and hypnotherapy. They are neither intended to replace psychotherapy nor a personal consultation, examination or diagnosis by a licensed physician.

I am not a medical doctor. There are no medical diagnoses, no promises of cures or medication. Any necessary medical or psychiatric treatment should never be replaced by hypnotherapeutic work.

If you have questions about psychotherapy with hypnosis, please do not hesitate to contact me. I am happy to inform you.

Just ask me personally

 

Let's get into a conversation. If you are interested, for questions and appointments you can reach me by e-mail (mail@berlin-hypnosis.com), phone 030/86421369 and mobile phone 01577/7045356. By phone, you reach me best from Monday to Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. During the sessions, there is an answering machine. Leave a message and your telephone number and I'll call you.

 You can also use this contact form. Please read the information about the privacy policy.

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A Quit Mind

A Quit Mind

Hypnotherapy and Hypnobalancing™ in Berlin
Psychotherapy in Berlin - Specialization: Fears and Anxiety Disorders

A quiet mind cureth all.

Robert Burton

 

 

NOACK Praxis für Angsttherapie Berlin
Specialized treatment for anxiety disorders with hypnotherapy
Budapester Straße 39
10787 Berlin
Tel. 030 – 864 213 69
mail@berlin-hypnosis.com
www.berlin-hypnosis.com

Information about Hypnotherapy in Berlin.

I am specialized to help people with fears and anxiety disorders.

  Hypnotherapist  

These pages are intended to provide information to those interested in psychotherapy and hypnotherapy. They are neither intended to replace psychotherapy nor a personal consultation, examination or diagnosis by a licensed physician.

I am not a medical doctor. There are no medical diagnoses, no promises of cures or medication. Any necessary medical or psychiatric treatment should never be replaced by hypnotherapeutic work.

If you have questions about psychotherapy with hypnosis, please do not hesitate to contact me. I am happy to inform you.

Trauma Interferes With Some Of Our Basic Assumption

Trauma Interferes With Some Of Our Basic Assumption

Hypnotherapy and Hypnobalancing™ in Berlin
Psychotherapy in Berlin - Specialization: Fears and Anxiety Disorders

Trauma Interferes With Some Of Our Basic Assumption

 

We are not robots. We, humans, have complicated thoughts, feelings, and emotions. That is why it is perfectly normal to react to traumatic events; it makes us human beings.

Most of us are deep inside loving and trusting people. On some level, we want to believe that the world is predictable, or that bad things don’t happen to good people. And when the unthinkable happens it interferes with some of our basic assumptions about the world.

The fact that trauma changes our basic beliefs about the world is why it is so difficult to process such an experience alone.

 

 

NOACK Praxis für Angsttherapie Berlin
Specialized treatment for anxiety disorders with hypnotherapy
Budapester Straße 39
10787 Berlin
Tel. 030 – 864 213 69
mail@berlin-hypnosis.com
www.berlin-hypnosis.com

Information about Hypnotherapy in Berlin.

I am specialized to help people with fears and anxiety disorders.

  Hypnotherapist  

These pages are intended to provide information to those interested in psychotherapy and hypnotherapy. They are neither intended to replace psychotherapy nor a personal consultation, examination or diagnosis by a licensed physician.

I am not a medical doctor. There are no medical diagnoses, no promises of cures or medication. Any necessary medical or psychiatric treatment should never be replaced by hypnotherapeutic work.

If you have questions about psychotherapy with hypnosis, please do not hesitate to contact me. I am happy to inform you.