Crazy Can Be Joyful: A Mom's Journey of Self Exporation
May 18, 2016
Hosted by Karen Leavitt
My featured guest is Jennifer Williams Fields, mother of six and hurricane Katrina survivor. We talk about the moment the got the knock on the door to leave. she was determined to stay but in that moment she left with her children and a bag of laundry on her back. New Orleans the place she and her children called home gone devastated. They embarked on a journey leaving everything behind, facing issues such as depression, divorce, addiction,and suicide. More than enough for one person to handle it was her love for her children and writing that inspired her. "It isn't about how far you can stretch on the mat, its about connection of mind, breath, body awareness alignment and self love" life changing. Now relocated they like so many others, living fully and the Author of "Creating A Joyful Life:The Lessons I Learned From Yoga and My Mom" is a great read with practical info on life.
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The Sky’s the Limit is a motivating, inspirational program which is based on my journey from medical professional to patient, highlighting people from all walks of life and various stages of overcoming adversity, their challenges and awakening to the rediscovery of themselves, a transformation. I engage with a number of successful life coaches, authors, athletes and everyday people who discuss their journey and process as well as exploring the concepts of Eastern and Western medicine. We are all learning life’s lessons every day and living in the moment, no matter where we are in our journey.
Karen Leavitt is a restorative coach. With her background as an accomplished career nurse, and a survivor of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Karen has a unique perspective on how to navigate life-changing events. Utilizing her skills in health and wellness, public speaking, advocacy and teambuilding, she guides others to achieve healthy, balanced, successful lives, regardless of their circumstances.
Karen is happy to be returning to VoiceAmerica after a life changing event resulted in a traumatic brain injury post-concussion syndrome. Now, Karen has a dynamic purpose and passion that is igniting her to guide others. A former successful career nurse, advocate, “natural care giver,” and athlete, Karen brings positivity and resilience grounded in reality through her own journey and experiences. Her mission is to educate, empower and inspire others to live their truth and passion as she engages in heartfelt, meaningful conversations around life’s situations, and circumstances. #thegiftistheshift