Denise Litchfield is an experienced ghost whisperer – she helps spirits “move on” and trains others how to use their psychic abilities.
“It’s not something where you go I’m going to be a ghost whisperer, that’s just not how it happens.
“It’s usually just something that happens out of an ability that you have already, that’s already present,” said Denise Litchfield.
The 56-year-old says she has always seen spirits and it was so normal that she can’t even remember the first time it happened.
“As a kid I was terrified of the dark, but it wasn’t the dark, it was the things in the dark,” she said.
From her experience as a ghost whisperer she has found children are very in-tune with the spirit world.
Albert, 3, told his mother there was a woman in his room. Image supplied.
"When children see things in the dark, or they scared of the cupboard door being open, or they think there's a monster under the bed - it's not monsters. It's just that they don't know what they are."
"Psychic kids are a very real thing," said Litchfield.
She believes children "haven't been clouded by the rational mind" and their "beautiful sensitives" have not been quashed by adults.
Litchfield recently helped a Sydney family get rid of a ghost that was bothering their three-year-old son, Albert.
Albert's non-believer parents decided to accept Litchfield's help because their son - who normally talked about cars and trucks - had repeatedly told them there was a woman in his bedroom who screamed at him.
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"I was at the top of the staircase facing Albert's bedroom and he was sitting on the bottom step on the bottom of the stairs. I was tuning into this lady and I felt Albert tuning into the whole procedure.