Tag Archives: recovery story

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OHC Live 83 – Paddy’s Recovery Story

Alex talks to patient Paddy, who at the time of this recording was in the late reintegration stage of the recovery process. Paddy discusses the onset of his symptoms and what helped him most through working with The Optimum Health Clinic.  Through the 90 Day Programme and the Psychology sessions, Paddy learned how to listen […]

Claire Jones
Secrets To Recovery – Concert Harpist Claire Jones

Claire Jones, Concert Harpist, discusses making her latest album once recovered from ME Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and the emotional journey she went on whilst recording it. To watch the full movie, please click here For more information on Claire Jones new album please visit www.clairejones.co.uk

Marie recovery – I completely transformed everything I did

Marie discusses how profound the transformation was in her life during her recovery from MECFS, and how those changes have shifted where her life is going now. To Discover more about Psychology, please click here Sign up for a free information pack from The Optimum Health Clinic or sign up for a free 15-minute chat […]

Alice’s Recovery – I’m still aware of managing

Alice talks about how she continues to manage her energy while she is now symptom free, and how the lessons she’s learned along the recovery journey continue to evolve.  Pacing has become a natural part of her life in order to be mindful of her energy and health. Watch Alice’s full recovery story The Optimum […]

Claire Jones’ Recovery Story

Concert Harpist Claire Jones shares her experience with ME/CFS and her recovery journey with The Optimum Health Clinic. Claire discusses achieving her dreams including becoming a royal harpist, then crashing with ME and struggling to overcome the urge to keep pushing through the illness.  With widespread pain and constant immune symptoms she and her family […]

The problem with miracle recovery stories

The video below explores the area of why ‘miracle’ recovery stories inspire but can also be a source of slowing ones progress down. Alex explains what the difference is between a ‘miracle’ recovery and a sustainable recovery.  Here at the OHC we take the view that recovery is a process made up of many smaller steps that go towards achieving […]

Exercise is a conversation not a lecture in ME/CFS recovery.

In this short video Alex talks about introducing exercise into your recovery path and when this might be appropriate. One of the key points that Alex makes to treat exercise as a dialogue with your body rather than something to push through regardless. Click on the video below to view more.

Video Blog: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome CFS – Leaky Gut

Welcome to this week’s video blog. Our main video this week is with Sanna Anderson from out nutrition team talking about the role of Leaky Guy in CFS, ME and Fibromyalgia. For a subgroup of patients with CFS, this explains not only many of the digestive problems they can experience, but also can be the […]

M.E. Recovery Story: Esther

Our second video this week is a sample from www.SecretsToRecovery.com from Alex’s interview with Esther Lilley (her story is also the final chapter in the Secrets To Recovery book). [youtube 9aCU-pK2Uhg]