The new and improved me
Realign an Revive is the new and improved trading name (previously Sith-Aigean). I decided that it was time for a fresh new look as we were organizing to move into our new premises. We officially moved into the new premises Wellness Hub just next door to the old premises ClinicSkin back in July 2017. The new premises is much larger with a light, bright, spacious feel. It felt right to implement a whole re-branding.
Although I loved trading as Sith-Aigean I did encounter some slight issues such as people not knowing how to pronounce the name. The old logo was 2 green hands holding a circle with the loving triquetra and my little friend the bumble bee.
The new and improved business name really stands for what I do. Over my years of being a therapist I have moved from focusing on stress management to seeing more and more people for their pain management needs and as such trained in more pain management treatments. I think this came from me actually understanding what chronic pain is like and how restrictive it becomes. People are drawn to people who understand.
My interest in pain management started nearly 6 years ago when I was in a lot of pain. I slipped on black ice and seriously hurt my back. I tried every treatment I could think of but everything I tried was short lived, the pain always returned. My back was in pain for a full 11 months before I found something that not only reduced my pain but completely removed it.
What was this miracle treatment???
It was KCR (Kinetic Chain Release). I went on the course not believing it would do anything but I was promised by a friend that if I didn't feel better the course leader a physiotherapist would help me so I really had nothing to lose. Skeptical didn't come close to how I was feeling as I started the KCR level 1 course in Livingston. It all made logical sense but since nothing else had worked why get my hopes up.
At the end of the first day I was really fed up as I was still sore and had a train ride home to look forward to. I