Tag Archives: Psychology

Practical tips for getting into a healing state

Following up on the biological role of stress in Long COVID recovery, Kirsty speaks to Jess Thompson (Director of Psychology at The Optimum Health Clinic) about simple tools that can help steer the body towards a healing state and support recovery. Jess gives 3 simple tips for helping the body relax, including mindfulness, breathing exercises […]

Introducing Our Upcoming Long COVID Series

  In the first of a long COVID series from the Nutrition Team, CEO of the Optimum Health Clinic Kirsty Cullen and Director of Nutrition Sara Jackson discuss the research of emerging data from COVID-19 disease and long COVID. With symptoms of long COVID often overlapping with those of various fatigue conditions including ME/CFS the […]

Get the most from Therapeutic Tuesdays

Alex Howard reviews the first set of Therapeutic Tuesdays and offers suggestions to get the most out of watching them. Everyday Alex is the daily vlog series from Alex Howard. Explore Alex’s website https://www.alexhoward.tv/ to find out more about his projects at The Optimum Health Clinic, Therapeutic Coaching and Conscious Life.

Overcoming the achiever

Alex Howard talks to Louisa about how she overcame her achiever pattern and what life is like now she has recovered from chronic fatigue. Everyday Alex is the daily vlog series from Alex Howard. Explore Alex’s website https://www.alexhoward.tv/ to find out more about his projects at The Optimum Health Clinic, Therapeutic Coaching and Conscious Life.

Why isn’t my energy coming back?

Alex Howard works with OHC patient Anna to help her understand why it feels like her energy isn’t coming back despite all her work in pacing, nutrition and psychology, and uses the stages of recovery model to map what is actually happening. Everyday Alex is the daily vlog series from Alex Howard. Explore Alex’s website […]

Recovery is a jigsaw

  Alex Howard talks to practitioner Samantha Quemby about how her recovery from ME/CFS was like solving a jigsaw. Watch the full interview on The Fatigue Super Conference at https://fatiguesuperconference.com/

The power of routine

Alex Howard works with patient Charlotte to establish a daily plan and routine to support stabilising her recovery from CFS.

Self-love in action

Alex Howard talks with practitioner Gemma Hunt about how listening to our body and emotions is its own act of self-love. This excerpt is from Gemma’s recovery story on The Fatigue Super Conference

Understanding the roots of perfectionism

Therapeutic Tuesday – Everyday Alex 030 Alex Howard works with patient Becky to understand the roots of her perfectionist patterns and offers her suggestions to help get some freedom from it on her recovery journey with ME/CFS.

Progressing without crashing – Everyday Alex Episode 002

Alex Howard helps patient Luci with how to increase her activity level without triggering a crash of ME/CFS. Everyday Alex is the daily vlog series from Alex Howard. Subscribe and hit the bell for notifications to make sure you don’t miss a single episode! Explore Alex’s website alexhoward.tv to find out more about his projects […]