All pain has a purpose. Yes, it makes us irritable and scared and sometimes downright miserable. But what’s it’s real purpose? It’s higher purpose? Acute Pain This serves to tell us about damage or potential damage to our bodies. It’s a call to action. So if we cut ourselves or break a bone we feel […]
How often do you stop yourself from doing things because you think you’re not good enough? That you won’t do it well enough? That you’re not clever enough? Strong enough? Interesting enough? Thin enough? Funny enough? Pretty enough? Brave enough? That there’s no point trying because it won’t be as good as someone else’s effort, […]
Life is full of upsets. Every day something will happen that disappoints, angers or scares us. What do we do when things upset us? We are masters of avoidance. More often than not we push it down inside, pretend it doesn’t matter, lock it away and get on with life. While this works for a […]
Evidence of Placebo and Nocebo Effects show our thoughts have strong interactions with our bodies.When people expect something to happen to their bodies, such as side effects of medication – it often does. If people believe something has happened to their bodies, such as happens with sham surgery – it often feels like it has.It […]
Its been proven time and time again that our minds and emotions are able to create changes in our bodies that can result in poor health. But how is this possible?Ironically, it’s one of the survival mechanisms designed to keep us safe that is actually doing us harmThe Fight or Flight Response, or Stress Response. The […]
Welcome to 2017 – a brand new year with a brand new blog!I always get excited at the start of the year. A fresh, new year lying ahead of us just brimming with possibilities to turn into whatever we desire. Where will it take us? What will we achieve?I have many, many plans for this […]
Chiron uses occupational therapy and mind-body treatments for chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia and pain.
I’ll be using this blog to share any useful ideas to help you regain full health, research articles and general information about the treatments and conditions.
I’d love to hear your comments and ideas too!
Coming soon … The Mind-Body Connection Explained