Yes. I have tried everything. Had a very good hypnotherapist. UC not improved but my tennis game got better
Seriously, it proved to me that UC is not psychological but organic/physical. I mean you can't cure a gall bladder attack with psychiatry why expect to cure UC with mental therapy? Yes I have the ability to calm down by using mental imagery but that does not stop UC symptoms (urgency, etc).
My cure came with diet modification.
Ulcerative colitis 10 years
Jan 2010 started SCD diet but modified by me (tried 5 years earlier no improvement)
Jan 2010 first time in 10 years bleeding stopped, better behaved colon
Started reducing meds 6 weeks after colon improved with diet-all OK
Diet: Protein(meat/fish/eggs,no soy),nuts(soaked),non-starch veg(no potatoes),no grains or bread
eliminated carbohydrates, no dairy except small amt. hard cheese, no fruit/juice (blueberries OK)
Daily: fish oil, Vit D3 1000 2Xday with oil/fat, greens juice, sunflower seeds, probiotic acidophilus pill
Highly recommend: the book "Life without Bread" and the SCD Diet