Get my top 3 strategies to become and stay
mentally and physically fit. It’s free!

pain

Not Making Any Traction Despite Your Best Efforts?

You know, it’s funny, I’ve been in the health and wellness space for pretty much all of my adult life and although it’s always so wonderful to witness people’s progress, triumphs and life-changing breakthroughs, over the years people have also shared with me their personal stories, secret struggles, pain, fears and challenges. Although the details

Not Making Any Traction Despite Your Best Efforts? Read More »

Finally Befriending Your Body and Healing: Dealing with Trauma, Painful Emotions and Mental Health Issues with The Body Keeps the Score

I want to share with you a recent review I did of the classic book on trauma therapy, The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind and Body in the Healing of Trauma (TBKTS), by Bessel van der Kolk M.D. It is my hope that it might help you or someone you love who might be

Finally Befriending Your Body and Healing: Dealing with Trauma, Painful Emotions and Mental Health Issues with The Body Keeps the Score Read More »

Befriending Your Body: Dealing With and Healing Trauma, Painful Emotions and Mental Health Issues with The Body Keeps the Score

I want to share with you a recent review I did of the classic book on trauma therapy, The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind and Body in the Healing of Trauma (TBKTS), by Bessel van der Kolk M.D. It is my hope that it might help you or someone you love who might be

Befriending Your Body: Dealing With and Healing Trauma, Painful Emotions and Mental Health Issues with The Body Keeps the Score Read More »

Are Cortisone Shots for You? A Holistic Approach to Dealing with an Injury

One of the main principles of being healthy and fit is to first and foremost follow the rules of nature. This is why before taking any medications, pills, supplements or undergoing any procedures, I recommend first being sure that you are living in accordance with these natural rules to ensure your body has the proper

Are Cortisone Shots for You? A Holistic Approach to Dealing with an Injury Read More »

From Disappointment to Delight: A Lesson in Going with the Flow

So today I woke up late because of a long day and working late last night. In my dazed fog, when I suddenly realized what time it was I immediately jumped out of bed and started rushing around my apartment to get out the door to get to a very important class I was planning

From Disappointment to Delight: A Lesson in Going with the Flow Read More »

Exercising When in Pain: Reducing Muscle Soreness with Natural Remedies for Pain, Inflammation, Arthritis and Gout

QUESTION: Hi Amy, I try to exercise regularly and eat right. Recently I’ve had the most terrible pain in my low back/hip area that was recently diagnosed as Arthritis but the thing is: I’m under 30!!! I don’t want to stop exercising but I can barely move as it is without pain! Help!!! I don’t

Exercising When in Pain: Reducing Muscle Soreness with Natural Remedies for Pain, Inflammation, Arthritis and Gout Read More »