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Hypnotherapy Edinburgh & Counselling

Hypnotherapy Edinburgh and also specialising in Rational Emotive/Cognitive Behaviour Psychotherapies & Dr Claire Weekes MBE
Hypnotherapy Edinburgh

Robin W. Thorburn: The Longest Established Hypno-Psychotherapist in Edinburgh.

Robin W. Thorburn: Longest Established Hypno-Psychotherapist in Edinburgh


With Robin W. Thorburn ADHP (NC) MNRHP FNSHP UKCP (H)   

Approved Hypnotherapy provider to Bupa 


Robin continues to consult face-to-face through these crucial times. 

Skype sessions are also available. Robin has conducted successful online sessions to Australia, Brazil, Ecuador, Sweden, France, Caribbean, Austria, USA, England and Scotland.


Hypnotherapy EdinburghHypnotherapy Edinburgh: You’re probably looking for hypnotherapy in Edinburgh because you’d like to solve a problem. With my therapy you can achieve this safely, with you in control.

Welcome to Exclusive Hypnotherapy, the longest established Hypnotherapy Practice in Edinburgh, with a proven record of helping people achieve lasting change through professional, confidential clinical hypnotherapy and psychotherapy.

Robin Thorburn, the founder of Exclusive Hypnotherapy Edinurgh, is one of the UK’s leading Hypno-Psychotherapists.  He has 28 years verifiable clinical experience and has successfully conducted over 12,000 Hypno-Psychotherapy sessions.

Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority set up by the Government to improve standards and safety for the benefit of the public.

Hypnotherapy Edinburgh

Robin has helped thousands of clients who have experienced debilitating panic attacks, phobias, anxiety, stress/insomnia, low self-confidence/esteem/self-worth, depression, public speaking and blushing, irritable bowel syndrome, pain control, sports psychology and enhancement of business performance.  He is also remarkably successful working with people who wish to stop smoking, improve weight loss or require life coaching Sexual and relationship problems are also helped with as is Bereavement,

My hypnotherapy in Edinburgh is a natural, safe and powerful tool to help you overcome your problems and access your full potential.

Hypnotherapy Edinburgh & REBT

Dr Albert Ellis, the originator of cognitive Therapy & Diplomate from the American Board of Psychological Hypnosis said: “Dear Robin, in general, you have done an excellent job…there are many good things I could say about your book. I would definitely like to see the book published, since it seems to include some creative ideas.”

Robin is the Clinical Director for the originator of cognitive therapy, Dr Albert Ellis’ wife: Dr Joffe Ellis and entrustee of Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy. ellisrebt

“Congratulations Exclusive Hypnotherapy, Your help to countless people is magnificent ! The remarkable Robin Thorburn is the heart and soul of this very fine organization”.  Dr Debbie Joffe Ellis 1st Adjunct Professor at Columbia University in New York City.

Successful Hypnotherapist in Edinburgh

 Alice Wylie, Scotsman newspaper reporter cured of spider phobia in one session said: “After some initial deep breathing and some twitchiness, I felt completely unafraid.”   Robin Featured in The Scotsman Newspaper

Robin Featured In Scotsman Newspaper Video

Ralph Benko, editor of USA’s leading hypnotherapy magazine.”Pnosis applauds, and commends to the world’s attention, Thorburn’s conjoining of the two (cognitive therapy and hypnotherapy) potentially represents a signal event in the annals of the betterment of humanity.” Read: Robin Featured as Distinguished Practitioner

Susan Findlay from the Pulse magazine was cured of sleeping problems: She rated the treatment as 5/5 for effectiveness and 4/5 for pleasantness. Read Susan’s Article

Gaby Soutar from The Scotsman Magazine rated Robin as 18/20 “He’s also pretty good at making one feel at ease, and we chat for a bit before he asks me what I want to achieve and gives me some cognitive therapy, which aims to recognise the chain of events that can lead to upsetting emotions”. Read Gaby’s Article

Martin Gray (sub editor of the Scotsman) “A Psychotherapist with more than 25 years hypnotherapy experience. Robin has a barrel-load of letters after his name and together they spell EMPATHY. Read Martin’s Article

Please note these reviews are verifiable!

Robin receives referrals from three of Edinburgh’s main GP Practices.

He has a British Psychological Society CPD Approved seminar on Cognitive Therapy and hypnotherapy.

View Robin’s BPS Accredited Hypno-REBT Seminar

A British Psychological Society CPD Approved Exclusive Hypnotherapy Certificate Training Course. View Robin’s BPS Accredited Hypnotherapy Training

Robin presented Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy/Hypnotherapy to Edinburgh Napier University Psychological Society, the National Society of Hypnosis & Psychotherapy Conference in Leicester and to the British Psychological Society Conference in Brighton in May 2017.

Read The Report About Robin’s Presentation in Brighton

Robin is also a United kingdom Council for Psychotherapy accredited supervisor.

Robin W. Thorburn is fully CRB/PVG checked, is certified in Diversity/Safeguarding and is an Approved provider to Bupa. Bupa logo


Contact me now to book your Edinburgh hypnotherapy session.


Dr Joffe Ellis To Present REBT To Seton Hall University

Dr Joffe Ellis To Present REBT To Seton Hall University: The College of Education & Human Services, along with the College of Arts and Sciences, have put together a three-part series on REBT with the renowned author, professor, and international speaker Dr. Debbie...

Hypnotherapy Training and Seminars, this Year!

I do hope that at some stage this year we can get back to face to face training: & seminars:

Hypnotherapy FAQs

Common questions answerd. A good knowledge base for hypnotherapy

img-01 Robin with his friend and colleague Dr Debbie Joffe Ellis-wife of Dr Albert Ellis.

Read Robin’s review of Dr Albert Ellis’ Autobiography (as featured on Amazon): “All Out”.

Read Robin’s Review of “All Out”.

Also, Drs Albert Ellis & Debbie Joffe Ellis’ final book: Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy:

Read Robin’s Review of “Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy”.