ABOUT Caroline

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Caroline is a Hypnotherapist, Health Coaobsessed with helping people heal whatever issues they may have. Caroline is the author of the Amazon bestseller The Smoking Cure: How to Quit Smoking Without Feeling Like Sh*t and has a private practice in St Johns, gives advice her podcast WTF - Stories and Advice as well as teaching hypnotherapy at The Integrative Hypnotherapy Institute, facilitating workshops and corporate training.

Caroline believes health starts with our thoughts and beliefs and filters down through to our physical experience. She has spent her life on a quest to find out what makes people tick. Why we do the things we do.  What motivates us? Why some people become stronger from traumatic experiences and others let it become their downfall? Why some people die from relatively minor illnesses while others get to deaths door and come back stronger than ever? Your health can be a bit of a puzzle, sometimes all it takes is finding that missing piece.

Caroline grew up with a passion for health; mental and physical. Studying psychology and nutrition at University, she became disillusioned with the results of traditional therapy. After a visit to a hypnotherapist, Caroline realized that hypnosis combined with therapy could access deep issues and clear them in just a few sessions.

She lives in Auckland, New Zealand with her partner, Hypnotherapist Grant Bodle and is being slowly driven crazy by her five children. When not working or trying to keep her five unruly children in line, Caroline enjoys watching ridiculous comedy, listening to gangster rap and talking to her rescue dog, a Chihuahua named Lola, with a not very good imitation of a Mexican accent.


Caroline’s qualifications include a Diploma in Advanced Clinical Hypnotherapy, Counselling, NLP, Parts Therapy, Transforming Therapy. She is also a Life Coach, Food Psychology Coach, a Nutritional Therapist, a Clinical Weight Loss Coach and a self-confessed know it all. She has studied psychology, nutrition, fitness, kinesiology, spirituality, energy medicine and consciousness extensively and makes a point of continually developing her skills and knowledge in order to ensure that her clients benefit from the most effective and rapid resolution of their issues possible.

She has studied hypnotherapy, psychology, counseling, coaching, nutrition, fitness, kinesiology, spirituality and consciousness extensively and makes a point of continually developing her skills and knowledge in order to ensure that her clients benefit from the most effective and rapid resolution of their issues possible. Within each of us lies the wisdom to create a happy, healthy life.

However, we are often held back by attitudes and beliefs that lessen our self esteem, block our creativity, and limit our resourcefulness. Thankfully, we never lose the ability to heal ourselves no matter how hopeless we may feel.

Qualifications and References:

  • Diploma in Hypnotherapy 

  • Diploma in Advanced Clinical Hypnotherapy

  • Diplomas in Advanced Clinical Weight Loss and Nutritional Therapy

  • Certificates in Counselling

  • Certificates in Naturopathy, Holistic Life Coaching

  • Certificate in The Virtual Gastric Band

  • Further specialized training in Medical Hypnosis with Dr John Butler

  • Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP), Life Coaching and Advanced Clinical Hypnotherapy with Steve G. Jones

  • Parts Therapy with Roy Hunter

  • Transforming Therapy & Gestalt Therapy with Gil Boyne

  • Advanced Hypnotherapeutic Techniques with Andrew Newton

  • Certificate in Clinical Nutrition - Nutritional Therapist Level 5, Clinical Weight Loss Coach, Food Psychology Coach 

  • NLP – Neuro Lingistic Programming Practitioner

  • Advanced training in Addictions

  • Trained with Dr. Eric Pearl in Reconnective Healing, as well as DreamWork, Relationship Therapy

  • Public Speaking, Speech Writing & Media Coach



Professional Memberships:

  • NZAPH  The New Zealand Association Of Professional Hypnotherapists

  • ACHE     The American Council of Hypnotherapist Examiners

  • AAH        American Alliance of Hypnotists

  • AUNLP   American Union of NLPA


  • Print:             New Zealand Herald, Sunday Star Times, Weekend, Canvas

  • Television:    Breakfast Show, Sticky TV, Word Up, Death Watch, Seven Sharp,

  • Radio:            The Hits with Laura, Sam & Toni weekly spot for 2 years, More Fm, RadioLive, Mix Fm, ZM, NewsTalk, Mai Fm

  • Podcast:        WTF Stories & Advice