About Ruth

Building on her experience in leading-edge technology solutions since 1992, Ruth Phypers combines extensive health and recovery knowledge with Low Level Laser (cold laser) technology to offer a holistic natural health service. Mentored by Professor Gordon Farmer M.D, pioneer of therapeutic laser (photobiomodulation) in the UK and President of the UK Institute of Therapeutic Laser, Ruth is expert in cold laser protocols developed during Professor Farmer’s extensive 40 years of research, which also incorporate traditional acupuncture principles and nutrition. Ruth’s personal regime involves a daily yoga and meditation practice. She holds a Masters Degree in the Traditions of Yoga and Meditation from SOAS, University of London. Ruth is a third series astanga yoga practitioner and a Buddhist of 16 years. Her recently published book, Dragon King’s Daughter: Adventures of a Sex and Love Addict, combines Buddhist philosophy and practice with a solution for recovery from addiction.

In memory of Mary

By | December 18th, 2017|Uncategorised|

The Honourable Mary Parkinson was a game changer. Determined to live up to her courtesy pre-nominal, Mary was devoted to the very difficult task of facing recovery from addiction, publicly, one day at a time. Although the final months of Mary’s life were blighted with an aggressive form of depression, which concluded in her heartbreakingly [...]

50 rays of light on sex and love addiction…

By | September 29th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Nothing is less sexy than sex and love addiction. At best I was hooked into self-destructive circles with unavailable partners or short-lived affairs. At rock bottom I was punching myself in the face and smacking my head against the wall. These days we live in a sex and love addicted society. Indulge in online casual [...]

Podcast: Truly Me

By | February 22nd, 2017|Uncategorised|

This podcast is very special to me. It's a leading edge conversations between two human beings; all the more remarkable considering that: It's the first time Eleanor and I ever had a conversation We recorded it in one session taking less than 45 minutes We did it on Skype audio between London and Toronto After [...]

Sex and enlightenment

By | January 19th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Dragon Kings Daughter: Adventures of Sex and Love Addict narrates a true story of how a spiritually focused process of recovery transformed suffering into happiness. Framed within the context of a Buddhist philosophy, it goes without saying therefore, that not only does the book articulate a 'spiritual awakening' it references 'sexual experience' too. It was interesting to [...]

How I came to practise cold laser therapy

By | December 20th, 2016|Uncategorised|

It was always my natural inclination to want to relieve suffering. As a child I aimed to become a doctor, but as a natural Humanities student I was deterred from a career in Western medicine. In the early ’90s I volunteered for the Terrence Higgins Trust and spent 5 years as a buddy at the height of [...]

podcast share up – experience strength and hope…

By | December 2nd, 2016|Uncategorised|

It was great to chat with Roifield Brown today on his Friday 15 show. Sharing my uplifting transformation of child sex abuse, addiction, suicide to unconditional love and absolute happiness, all told in my recently published memoir, DRAGON KING'S DAUGHTER: ADVENTURES OF A SEX AND LOVE ADDICT. Sound track includes Tori Amos "Silent All These Years" and [...]

out of the gas light and into the light…

By | November 1st, 2016|Uncategorised|

I am really pleased to publish a piece about my experience of not only surviving child sex abuse, but seeing the perpetrator go to prison for his crimes, 40 years after the event. I have been able to share the entire story in my book, DRAGON KINGS DAUGHTER: ADVENTURES OF A SEX AND LOVE ADDICT. [...]

mud pie books…

By | October 15th, 2016|Uncategorised|

I'm so excited to be part of the newly formed Mud Pie Books, founded by publishing industry veteran Tony Morris. Mud Pie has been a vision of Tony's for many years, and working with him this year preparing my first book, Dragon King's Daughter, for release in November has been both rewarding and enlightening. Wishing [...]

the moment it starts to feel real…

By | October 15th, 2016|Uncategorised|

This week was a really exciting week, with the pre-launch of my forthcoming book, DRAGON KING'S DAUGHTER, on my publisher's web site. Mud Pie Books Check it out!

chanting in the usa…

By | September 5th, 2016|Uncategorised|

A brilliant start to the month this morning. In between putting the finishing touches to my book cover, Dragon King's Daughter, I met my buddhist friend and fellow sgi-uk member sue thornton. We went up to the LA friendship center for an amazing meeting. The members were in great form - energetic and inspiring. The [...]