An NLP or Neuro-Linguistic Program can be life changing but you need to be sure that you are in good hands. The success of the therapy depends a lot on the expertise and experience of your practitioner. Consequently, it is necessary that you choose wisely. Working with someone less experienced can do more damage than good, apart from the money you would have spent on nothing.
So, what are the things you should look forward to asking?
- Don’t sign up with the first therapist you come across
Like anything else, you need to shop around! The best way to come across with a successful NLP therapist will be references from previous patients. There would be a lot many online forums that will help you out. People are always willing to share their positive experience and a direct feedback also ensures that you are working with someone who has proven himself/herself in the field.
- Cheap therapy isn’t always the best
There are things that you should be looking to save money in and there are things where cost should be the last determinant. There would be several practitioners and therapy clinics that offer incredibly cheap rates and promises of success. But, you would only be paying to make your life worse. We do like saving money but with NLP, you are buying life. So, don’t be a miser, for your own good.
- Go through testimonials and reviews
If you have bumped into a website of NLP therapy clinic, it is necessary to browse through the past work they have done. Get in contact with their patients. A reputed clinic will always be willing to share the details of their clients who they have helped. If you are looking at website testimonials, also keep in mind that they can be fake. Get reviews from online forums and try getting in touch with the past clients in first person. The conversation will also increase you confidence and thus your will power to get though the therapy.
- Check the qualification
Qualification and therapy credentials and certifications are very important. Always work with someone experienced. It is only a specialist with years of experience, who will be able to understand your unique situation. For each patient, the therapy needs to be customized. Duplicate prescriptions don’t work with NLP since it is about treating one’s mind.
Lastly, the success of the therapy will depend a lot on your own willingness. It’s about changing your life and habits for the good – don’t back down, whatever be the hurdles.