Lifestyle Medicine, Main blog page, Other topics

Yoga for emotional wellbeing – Breathing for Anxiety.

✨I wanted to share a particular highlight for me from a really interesting webinar I went to this week on yoga for mental health with @themindedinstitute 's Heather Mason.⠀ ⠀ ✨I've mentioned before how when we extend our exhales longer than our inhales it activates the parasympathetic (rest & digest) nervous system, but how does this… Continue reading Yoga for emotional wellbeing – Breathing for Anxiety.

Main blog page, Other topics

I’ve started a newsletter!

✨Ever since starting this platform I've had greatest joy from connecting with people and creating a community. ⠀ ⠀ ✨For a few months now I've been wanting to take this community further and tomorrow my new newsletter launches! I'm so excited to share with you 😁. SIGN UP FOR MY NEWSLETTER HERE! My first newsletter… Continue reading I’ve started a newsletter!

Main blog page, Other topics, Positive Psychology

Book Review – Permission to Feel by Marc Brackett

I wanted to share this book by @marc.brackett with you as it highlights the fundamental importance of emotional intelligence and being able to connect with, name and communicate our emotions. It honestly was the book I've been most engrossed with for a long time. https://www.instagram.com/tv/CAI-dgpHTf3/ If you do read the book (or have already read it) let… Continue reading Book Review – Permission to Feel by Marc Brackett

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Published article on ‘expert trainees’

Last December I gave a workshop to GP trainees as part of a study day with regional and national experts on 'transforming health and wellbeing through lifestyle changes'. With the support of a programme director at my GP centre I wrote a short report in which we coined the term 'expert trainee' and highlighted their… Continue reading Published article on ‘expert trainees’

Main blog page, Other topics

RE-BRANDING ANNOUNCEMENT

There are a few new people following me these days and I've had a bit of a re-brand, so I thought I'd do a quick video to share a little bit about me and what I share on this page. Check out this video where I explain the change and why I have decided to… Continue reading RE-BRANDING ANNOUNCEMENT