Welcome to FibroIreland
FibroIreland has been created for people affected by fibromyalgia. It provides general information to help you understand how fibromyalgia affects you and what you can do to manage it. It also tells you where to find further information and advice. For information on support groups please go to the support page or click here.
We aim to :
• Listen with empathy to your experience of FM
• Make FM better known and understood
• Provide up-to-date information on FM
• Support those caring for people with FM
Sleep Talk with nutritionist Louise Rossney
Date: March 13th
Venue: Unit 60, Main St., Clongriffin, D13
No admission Fee
Louise Rossney is a medical nutritionist [BSc MSc (Nut Med)] and runs Rossney Consulting - Depression and Fatigue Nutrition. Her unique consultancy provides both private clients and medical professionals with evidence-based advice regarding the application of Nutritional Medicine and Medical Light Therapy for depression and fatigue. Prior to setting up her business, Louise had a diagnosis of ME/CFS for 10 years and has fully recovered.
She has since become a leading expert in this field for ME/CFS and depression patients. She designs personalised treatment protocols which take the unique lifestyle circumstances of her clients into account. Louise is also the director of Rent Bright Light, the only company in Ireland providing monthly rental of medically certified light boxes to customers with depression and sleep problems.
Sleep Talk will cover:
• Problems that can occur with the body clock & sleep rhythms
• Regularising sleep rhythms naturally
• Nutrition to encourage good sleep
• Daytime fatigue, sleep apnoea and restless legs.
If you would like to attend this group meeting please contact Rachel at northside[@]fibroireland.com or text 0879976252 (between Mon-Fri 4.30am-7pm only). Please ensure to give your full name and contact details.
WRAP - Wellness Recovery Action Planning
Caroline Bergin – McLoughlin is a PhD Candidate and is currently undertaking a piece of research into Fibromyalgia at the Centre for Psychological Health at Trinity College Dublin. She is seeking adults with Fibromyalgia to participate in a study on ‘The Promotion of Self-Management in Fibromyalgia’. The study will examine the impact of a Wellness based intervention on self-management of the condition.
Taking part in the study involves participating in a weekly WRAP (Wellness Recovery Action Planning) training programme facilitated by a Copeland Centre Accredited facilitator. Each session will last for 1 ½ hours. The programme will run for 7 weeks in a number of locations in Dublin and the Midlands with the view to extending it to additional locations based on level of interest. Participants will be required to complete a small number of short questionnaires both before and after the training.
All information collected is anonymous and confidentiality is assured.
For additional information or to register interest please contact
P: 087 9291261
For those of you attending the Clongriffin Group Caroline will be joining us this Thursday (March 13th) before the Sleep Talk. Caroline will be there at 7pm to answer any questions you may have about the course.
Dates for Clongriffin wrap course are:
Times: 7.30pm - 9 pm on a Thursday Evening.
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