What Is Migraine and What Are Migraine Symptoms

What Is Migraine and What Are Migraine Symptoms

What Is Migraine? Migraine is one of the most misunderstood condition. It even begins right there – is it a condition, an illness or a disease? Google ‘what is migraine’ is to discover that there’s no clear cut definition. The Migraine Trust’s definition is:...
Which Migraine Advice Is Right for You?

Which Migraine Advice Is Right for You?

Gridlocked By Good Advice When you get migraine everyone, I mean everyone, has an opinion as to what you should do. They’re only too pleased to tell you about the one true thing that they believe will fix you. Because it worked for them. Or for the woman down the...
Migraine Self Help Tools with Jan Southern

Migraine Self Help Tools with Jan Southern

How to Use Migraine Self Help Tools in Everyday Life Someone asked me if I’d share how I use the techniques for taking control of my migraine, which I teach my clients, in my everyday life. Here’s an example of how I do just that; bias binding without the...
Hello Brain, Meet Body

Hello Brain, Meet Body

Imagine for a moment you go to see a counsellor… Perhaps you’re struggling with feeling unheard, unappreciated, unnoticed. You long to connect with kindness, to let go of wounding thoughts. You enter their office. The wooden floor glows softly in the afternoon...
Untrain Your Brain Me and Mr Spock

Untrain Your Brain Me and Mr Spock

Mind-Body Techniques and Migraine I’ve written before how being in pain trains your brain to get good at creating pain. Here I want to share with you how you can untrain your brain. And how I was first helped by Mr Spock. In February 2016, I had a wipe-put migraine...