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129 - PTSD, Nightmares & Sleep With Dr Leslie Ellis, Clinical Psychologist

The Sleep Whisperer Podcast

Release Date: 05/24/2022

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The Sleep Whisperer Podcast

Dr Ashwani Garg is a conventionally trained medical doctor practising functional medicine for the last few years. Functional Medicine is a systems biology approach focused on finding and solving the root cause of chronic disease. Just like, for every chronic disease there are various underlying causes, Autism/ADHD/ASD has multiple underlying causes. Dr Ashwani Garg and his team focus on delineating the root cause of learning disorders in children and help them find the sustainable solution. What are the patterns noticed in the intersection between sleep and ADHD? What water is used...

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This butterfly in the chrysalis meditation is a specially curated meditation by the Sleep Whisperer, as a way to release and transform yourself. The butterfly only retreats within the chrysalis to undergo transformation and come back reborn as a colourful, magical and glorious creature. If you feel that you want to release all that does not serve you and feel like you are reborn, this is the meditation for you. On Wednesdays Deepa has conversations with awesome guests from all over the globe. On Fridays she and her husband Shyam offer guided sessions to help you relax, trust...

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138 - Cancer & Sleep - Part 2 - Dietary Protocols With Maya Simand, Holistic Cancer Coach show art 138 - Cancer & Sleep - Part 2 - Dietary Protocols With Maya Simand, Holistic Cancer Coach

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Nutrition became the epicentre of Maya Simand’s life after she was diagnosed with recurrent metastatic breast cancer second time. She took her health into her own hands and started researching to find answers to her health struggles. She achieved great results adopting “food as medicine”, lifestyle modifications, mindset shift and managing stress levels. Learned about self care by letting go bad habits  and moving  through challenges with ease. Do cancer dietary protocols need to be maintained always? What are cancer dietary protocols?  What is the right approach...

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The Sleep Whisperer Podcast

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Maria is a firm believer in natural approaches to health. She sees Nutrition as a great way to nurture the relationship between mind, body, and soul. Having experienced the challenges and rewards of her healing journey, she's a compassionate practitioner whose primary goal is to educate and support her clients in their path to rediscover their health. Why is magnesium so popular? What are the medication that lead to magnesium deficiency? What do the different forms of magnesium do? What is the right dosage and timing to use the different forms of magnesium? What is the connection between...

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Dr. Leslie Ellis is a leading expert in the use of somatic approaches in psychotherapy, for working with dreams, nightmares and the effects of trauma and the author of A Clinician’s Guide to Dream Therapy.  She has a PhD in Clinical Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, with a specialisation in somatic approaches. Her dissertation on using focusing-oriented therapy to treat PTSD for refugees with recurrent nightmares won the Ernest Hartmann award from the International Association for the Study of Dreams. Dr. Ellis has published numerous book chapters and journal articles on the use of focusing and dreamwork in psychotherapy. She also offers courses through The Jung Platform and is vice president of the International Association for the Study of Dreams.

  • Can our nightmares teach us something?
  • How do nightmares relate to sleep?
  • What is the link between the autonomic nervous system, trauma and nightmares?
  • Can someone caught in the loop of trauma and nightmares move past them?
  • How is sleep paralysis different to with nightmares?
  • What can we do when we have nightmares momentarily and overall?
  • What do children's nightmares and night terrors mean?

For more on Dr Leslie Ellis you can follow her:

Website: https://drleslieellis.com/

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/DreamsDemystified 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dreamsdemystified/ 

Linked In: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drleslieellis/ 

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106 - Shamanism & Dreams With Ashera Serfaty 

096 - Lucid Dreaming To Redirect Dream Energy For Internal Healing  

073 - Creativity & Problem Solving Through Dreams 

053 - Using Your Dreams To Transform Yourself With Tyrone 

-For more on Deepa:

Deepa is an Allied Functional Medicine Practitioner, Author and a Yogini at Phytothrive. Having a son with a rare adrenal disorder gave her insight into the working of the adrenals. Her articles have been shared by Dr Mark Hyman, MD, a 14 times NY Times Bestselling Author. She also gave the opening speech on Health Hacks at Amazon Web Services & YourStory HeathTech 2019 to heads of healthcare start-ups in India. She is in the YourStory100 Digital Influencers Of 2020. Her book on sleep with HarperCollins releases in 2022. She has been featured on the award winning podcast 15-Minute Matrix and UK Health Radio discussing sleep.

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To work with Deepa:

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