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Meet Amanda

Amanda Gore
For as long as I can remember I have been talking! A lifelong friend of mine used to call me motor mouth when I was in my teens! Little did he know it was prophetic! LOL I studied physiotherapy and psychology after school and practiced for a few years, then taught at University before... Read more

Shining a Light on Your Fears

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I believe that many of us spend our lives running wildly through an endless pitch black corridor desperately searching for a light switch.  Read more

If you consider a line with fear on one end, at the opposite end is understanding. I have discussed some ways you can understand yourself in the previous blogs – this one is about understanding others!  Read more

A friend of mine Jana Stanfield has a beautiful voice. One of my favorite songs is "What Would I Do Today if I Were Brave". Listening to the song again made me think about a very useful exercise! Read more

Understanding Others: Part 2

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Once you have mastered the art of being present (as mentioned in part 1) – mentally AND physically – when someone is talking to you, you will be a much better listener and everyone around you will feel safer, more secure, and understood. Read more

I mentioned in my last two blogs the powerful realization I had about fear!  I believe it is critical for both a successful work and home life – and a life of joy! Read more

From Fearful to Flourishing

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I woke up with a blinding flash of the obvious last week! That the opposite of fear is…wait for it…UNDERSTANDING! Read more

what would i do without fear?

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A friend of mine Jana Stanfield has a beautiful voice. One of my favorite songs is "what would I do......

This made me think about a very useful exercise!  Read more


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