Neuroplasticity, SSP: Safe and Sound Protocol

Removing the challenges – not the diagnoses

Twice this week, and several times in the past, I've come across people on social media arguing about "cures" for neurodivergent conditions. The thinking by those opposed to doing any neuroplasticity work to support difficulties associated with these conditions is that ableist people are trying to make neurodiverse people fit into their ableist world. I… Continue reading Removing the challenges – not the diagnoses

Corporate, FPR: Fear Paralysis Reflex, Neuroplasticity, SSP: Safe and Sound Protocol, Uncategorized

Anxiety: how to retune your nervous system

One of the things I’m most frequently asked about is how to reduce generalised anxiety. With the current situation continuing to unfold, we all need to look after ourselves and make sure we are not projecting our fears onto our children too. Here is a brief explanation of how our nervous system works, and how… Continue reading Anxiety: how to retune your nervous system

Corporate, FPR: Fear Paralysis Reflex, Neuroplasticity, SSP: Safe and Sound Protocol, Uncategorized

Reducing Coronavirus Anxiety

One of the things I’m most frequently asked about is how to reduce anxiety. With the current situation unfolding, we all need to look after ourselves and make sure we are not projecting our fears onto our children too. Here are a few simple things you can try, almost anywhere, which will activate your parasympathetic… Continue reading Reducing Coronavirus Anxiety

Neuroplasticity, SSP: Safe and Sound Protocol

Removing the challenges – not the diagnosis

...why this work should not be misinterpreted as a "cure" I have just come across a Facebook advertisement asking for participants with a diagnosis of autism for clinical trials for a "treatment for autism". The advertisement has, unsurprisingly, been met with lots of "angry" reactions and angry comments from people who feel that autism is… Continue reading Removing the challenges – not the diagnosis

retained reflexes, retained reflexes, Uncategorized

Chris Evans and Retained Reflexes on the Virgin Radio Breakfast Show

https://videopress.com/v/J0hsLEdh?preloadContent=metadata This morning, my very wonderful colleague, Sara Eloquin, a Horsham-based Cranio-Sacral Therapist, messaged me to urge me to switch on Virgin Radio immediately, telling me that Chris Evans was talking about retained reflexes! Chris Evans was presenting the Breakfast Show, and telling the world excitedly how his son, Eli, has gone from hardly being… Continue reading Chris Evans and Retained Reflexes on the Virgin Radio Breakfast Show

Neuroplasticity, Special Needs Education

Cost-Effective Reflex Integration

You have undoubtedly found this blog post because you have an interest in retained primitive reflexes. Welcome! At this point, you might be wondering what reflex integration going to cost you. I'm afraid that the answer is: how long is a piece of string? Every person is a complex web of experiences, reflexes, trauma, and… Continue reading Cost-Effective Reflex Integration

Corporate, FPR: Fear Paralysis Reflex, Neuroplasticity, SSP: Safe and Sound Protocol, Uncategorized

Quick tips for reducing anxiety – any time, anywhere.

One of the things I'm most frequently asked about is how to reduce anxiety. If you can't stretch to using the Safe and Sound Protocol, or just need to know how to keep calm ahead of a stressful upcoming event, here are a few simple things you can try, almost anywhere: Music - Find a… Continue reading Quick tips for reducing anxiety – any time, anywhere.

Babkin reflex, Corporate, FPR: Fear Paralysis Reflex, Moro reflex, Neuroplasticity

Work dynamics – coping with opposite personality types: a primitive reflex perspective

I had an 18-year long career in the corporate world, working within the fields of journalism, tour operations, information systems and information security. What made me go freelance was my very last permanent role, for a global pharmaceuticals company. I worked in IT security, and was jointly responsible for protecting the EMEA region from security… Continue reading Work dynamics – coping with opposite personality types: a primitive reflex perspective