A Journey From Ill Health to ‘Powerful and Happy’

Last year Lucy came to see me suffering mainly with depression, anxiety and chronic fatigue.

She told me that she’d been depressed since being a teenager but it was finally diagnosed when she had a baby and had bad post natal depression over 10 years ago.  Medications helped a bit but she became more anxious and started suffering with panic attacks. Read More

Julie Conquers Her Anxiety And Paranoia

Julie came to see me over a year ago. She was suffering from anxiety and paranoia.

“I hear voices, sometimes in the distance and sometimes inside my head. They’re derogatory, always criticising me, not often telling me to do anything, once or twice they’ve told me to take my life. They say things like you’re ugly, you’re stupid or you’re fat – they put me down all the time, point out my weaknesses”.

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You’re Never Too Old To Beat Depression

Elise asked me to visit her at her home because she was anxious and depressed. She was now past menopausal age and told me that she’d first felt like this when her children were very young. Her husband was ill and out of work at the time and she was struggling with young children. Read More

Meet David

I first met David when he was 7 and he was already on antidepressants. David suffered dreadfully from anxiety; he had hallucinations, had been suicidal and had a lot of anger bottled up which occasionally erupted. Although David was under CAHMS (Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services) his mum wanted to see if something natural would help, so coming to me was stepping out of their comfort zone into the unknown. Read More

“I’m socially impaired, I’m the quiet one who sits back and listens”

Over a year ago, I had a Skype consultation with Patricia. She had a history of abuse and wanted help with depression. She said,

“Depression has plagued me for years but I ignored it, I had no idea what it was”.

Patricia had been bullied at school and said she felt angry at the whole world, Read More