Stuart Richards was born in 1950 and is married with two sons, his wife Mary Rose has been in the medical profession all her adult life. Stuart was originally trained in commerce and subsequently ran his own commercial company. Having long been interested in hypnotherapy and other forms of natural healing he sold his business and trained to become a qualified therapist. Stuart practices according to the ethical code of the General Hypnotherapy Standards Council and GHR both of which he has full membership and he is accredited by the National Regulatory Register of Hypnotherapy. Stuart is qualified in NLP and is a member of the NHS Directory of Complementary and Alternative Practitioners and the British Complementary Medicine Association. Stuart is also a member of the Healer Foundation which is an accredited network of complementary practitioners upholding holistic, compassionate and ethical procedures. Stuart firmly believes in the holistic healing power of mind and body and is in practice to help all those who seek inner peace, calm and tranquillity – harmony within and harmony without.