How to support your mind and body during turbulent times – Week 2

I hope you are enjoying this month’s theme. During the month of August, I am highlighting different areas we can consider that will help us to take care of ourselves during turbulent times. As we continue to take care of our emotional, mental and physical health, I would like to provide additional support and resources to assist you. In today’s blog I will be providing podcast episodes and an audio to support why it is important to take care of [...]

How to support your mind & body during turbulent times – Week 1

In recent months, we have all experienced highs and lows in the areas of our physical, emotional and mental health. During the next few weeks, I will be highlighting different areas we can consider taking care of during turbulent times. In today’s blog I will be providing podcast episodes to support why it is important to take care of your mental and emotional health. You will learn how this also has a profound effect on your physical health. Mindset and Mindfulness Within [...]

The Missing Link within the treatment of Back Pain

In this blog, I will be delving into the subject of back pain.  We will consider situations within my clinical practice and how you can take those lessons and apply them into your own situation. The buzz word! For many years I've heard the latest buzz word, from “weak” to “fragile”  to “activate” and the list goes on!  One buzz word and opinion which has been around for many years is to strengthen muscles to treat back pain.  If you are [...]

How to boost your Brain – Part 2

This week I am going to continue on from last week’s blog. In line with Total Somatics’ theme for 2020 - Insight and Focus, I am going to open your eyes to other areas in your life where we can promote Neurogenesis. Shhhh! Have you noticed what a noisy world we live in? From vehicle engines revving to barking dogs, there always seems to be noise! Did you know that over time noise can begin to affect neurogenesis? Living in cities [...]

How to Change Habits

Since my last blog I have been in Tasmania.  I was holding a workshop in Launceston, however my husband and I managed to have a few days to explore the beautiful state.  One thing I noticed (as my Somatics mindset is always active) is people’s habits.  From the airport to the cafes and museums, people were exhibiting commonly seen habits.  In today’s blog we will consider habits and how developing a somatic mindset can help improve how we operate [...]