About Surfing, Concussions and Head injuries

Posted Posted in Bodywork, Holisitc Health

A couple days ago, big wave surfer Paige Alms was talking about concussions and brain injuries on the waterpeople podcast 1. She inspired me to share my knowledge and to introduce some effective treatment options for injuries to the brain, head and neck. My research led to many stories about big wave surfers struggling to recover from serious concussions and traumatic brain injuries (TBI). Mercedes Maidana got hit by her board in the forehead, Shawn Dollar broke his neck on a boulder under water, Jeremy Flores hit the reef, 15-year-old Harley Taich was smashed onto hard-packed sand and Owen Wright barely survived a wipeout at pipeline with a brain bleed and a concussion. The list could go on and on; for most of the injured surfers the healing process is very challenging and takes month if not years. You do not need to be a pro-surfer riding the biggest waves out there in order to get serious traumatic impacts to your head, neck or chest. All surfers are risk-taking athletes and often get hurt in the process of expanding their […]

Welcome to my new website

Posted Posted in Holisitc Health

I am happy to introduce my new website to you. It is the perfect tool to give you more insight in what I do, what I believe in, how I work and what I aim for. Please navigate through the different pages and get more information about my approach to holistic health care and bodywork. You will find some interesting insights, inspiring thoughts or some practical tips which will help to maintain or increase your health. I am looking forward to use my new blog to share my experiences with you, to deepen your knowledge about healing and health and to offer a platform for questions or topics around health of body, mind and spirit. I believe that creating awareness and understanding of what is going on with and inside of our bodies is the first step towards healing. I am looking forward to accompany you in your journey of strengtening your resources, finding your balance and living in affinity with who you really are. I am open to inputs and feedback about my new homepage and I am looking […]