Author Profile

Claire Swain

Claire Swain

Claire Swain is a Chronic Pain Advocate. She is the leader and founder of the Chronic Pain Campaign (Stop the Cruel Changes to Chronic Pain NICE Guidelines).

To add your support to the campaign sign the petition to the  UK Government and Parliament Petitions site. For more information on the campaign please visit

Claire Swain loves cats, books, and chocolate! She used to be a specialist mental health occupational therapist as well as a long-term carer for her late mother and late grandmother. She is now mostly housebound due to chronic pain and other health conditions. She is in the process of writing a novel and studying creative writing. You can follow Claire on Instagram at @clairebearmelmel