Pioneering Prevention and Recovery from M.E., CFS and Fibromyalgia Worldwide

The Chrysalis Effect

Since 2009 The Chrysalis Effect has provided step by step streamlined support to thousands of people in their recovery from the debilitating symptoms of ME, CFS and Fibromyalgia, no matter where they live.

We offer a completely holistic and fully supported approach to recovery and provide an online multi-media recovery programme. This programme is accessible 24/7 with the personal touch of supportive and inspirational recovery focused Community.

The Chrysalis Effect

Prevention and Interception

Apart from helping those who have been struggling for a long time with fatigue related issues, we are also very proud of the early intervention and prevention work we do through our education seminars and webinars for those experiencing stress related symptoms.

Key Moments

February 2010

Recovery Programme Launched

May 2010

Accredited Practitioner Training Established

2012

  • Launch of 'Finding Me' book
  • CAM Speaker Expo
  • APCTC Courage to Change Award

2013

First ever Online Recovery Summit

2014

  • Presented to NHS England
  • NHS Innovation Accelerator Application

2016

First ever Recovery Conference and Recovery Awards

2017

GP Pilot for Halton CCG

Meet the Community

What began as a dream of a better way, grew with the dedication of amazing people who now make up The Chrysalis Effect Community. We have grown to an international community of over 11, 000 - all of whom are deeply committed to recovery. This incredible community consists of:

Our Recovery Peer Group

Those who have completed the recovery programme and love to encourage and support new members through the ups and downs of recovery, through a vibrant and positive Facebook Forum. This is a closed group and is a joy to be a part of.

Recovery Peer Group

The Chrysalis Effect Recovery Team – Our CE Practitioners - Head Office Team - Advisory Board

We are super proud of every member of our team. Many have recovered themselves after being bed-bound or wheelchair users. We have an ever welcoming and expanding team of hundreds of accredited Health professionals and therapists who have undergone stringent training in ME, CFS and Fibromyalgia Recovery.

The Chrysalis Effect Advisory Board

Dr Ravi

DR RAVI RAMIAH

Patricia Worby

DR PATRICIA WORBY

Liz Dyde

LIZ HANCOCK CBT

Emma Chapman Sharp

EMMA CHAPMAN SHARP

Diana Powley

DIANA POWLEY

Brian

DR BRIAN HALVORSEN

Anna

ANNA HEMMINGS MBE

These dedicated professionals integrate their therapies with Wellbeing Coaching and specialist protocols. This is a team who willingly share their expertise on live and recorded webinars. They also provide personalised packages of care to give The Chrysalis Effect an international reach for face to face support for recoverers.

Our Family Dynamics Team are there to provide the guidance and education for those carers or family members who are often at a loss of what to do to help the people they love.

The Chrysalis Effect Team

Elaine Wilkins

Elaine Wilkins

Founder & Director

Kelly Barnes

Kelly Barnes

Co-Director & Executive Client Services Manager

Becky Bosnan

Becky Bosnan

PA to Director

Paula Hudson

Paula Hudson

Head of Finance

Beverley Webb

Beverley Webb

Social Media & Practitioner Liaison

Jay Keep

Jay Keep

Recovery Support

Carole Randell

Carole Randell

Client Services Assistant

Jackie Webster

Jackie Webster

Internal Verifier & Mentor