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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fICypy8M0p4&ab_channel=CateStillman Intro: Yoga Health Coach, Debbie Grover-Slavin is also a Chef and Ayurvedic Health Counselor who has served as Managing director for big companies.  While she has much success guiding clients through the stages of transformation, she is finding some hiccups guiding potential members through the stages of the Enrollment Process. Listen in as Cate guides Debbie to get specific in the different stages of Sales, Marketing, and Enrollment and how to create a process for the different...

A manifesto has origins in politics; individuals would proclaim the future according to them as a promise to the people they were accountable to. We can thank them for the tool and guidance and proclaim our own futures through our own personal manifestos. Questions may arise: Why do I want one? Who is this for? How do I begin? We gain freedom through structure to bring chaos into order and a manifesto is just that, a structure...

Key lessons from personal training, pain-free movement, yoga, belly dance, and reproductive health. If we don't understand how the body works, how do we know whether it is working properly or not? What is normal? When I was in my 20's, after having a child of my own and plenty of experience in the realm of sex, I was practicing for my midwifery skills exams. I was surprised with how little I actually knew about my...

I facilitate programs that encourage people to move their bodies outside with nature. There are many names for describing this, like: recreation counselor or fitness instructor. I work in the fields of outdoor behavioral health, ecopsychology, and lifestyle medicine. Regardless of what it is called, we use nature as therapy, or for growth, or leisure, because of course, we are deeply wholly connected to it. Regular doses of nature are the remedy. It contributes to...

These are three tips focused on prioritizing habits when things are in flux, when traveling, staying at a friend’s house, on the road, in transition. It’s what I learned by flying to Mexico without a plan, not knowing if I would be living in one place or moving around, have a kitchen for myself or not, be by the ocean or inland.  Do what is easy: What habits are naturally supported by your current situation?  For example,...

Three months ago, I dove into Yogahealer’s Yoga Health Coaching program to develop a business that would help many people by doing what I love. I quickly discovered starting a new business feels like scaling a high mountain, with my fingernails, and in flip flops. Since I have a dominant Vata dosha and brittle fingernails, my tendency is to keep climbing even as my fingernails flake off. In other words, I have a tendency to overwork and...