Carol: Is this a long or difficult process?
Marie: This is an individual thing as each person has their own journey.
Carol: What are 3 points you absolutely want to be certain we cover here re: Changing Negative Environments Into Joyous Harmony?
1. You are loved by God no matter what your journey has been
2. You have the ability to love yourself and forgive yourself of your actions
3. You are a very valuable person in our world and are very much needed
Carol: Would you describe a day in the life of someone who would now be living a joyous life? What would they wake up feeling, doing… What would their self-talk be?
• Wake up feeling blessed that you were able to wake up and are going to have a wonderful day.
• Start your day with a happy heart no matter how you feel,
• Talk to yourself as you are preparing for the day of all of your plans with a smile on your face.
• Ask: What is it that God would have me do today that would be joyous and pleasing unto Him?
• Then look for things or actions that you can be doing in your activities of the day. Such as: is there a person you are walking past that could use a smile? Is there a small child that could use a wave? Pay for the next person in line for a drink, etc. look for the little things.
A smile and a heart full of love first thing in the morning is the best way to start your day.
Carol: What are 2-3 tips that the readers can utilize today to begin their Journey of Changing Negative Environments into Joyous Harmony?
1. Forgive others that have caused negativity in your life, remember that no one can offend you unless you allow them. You have control over your feelings.
2. Love yourself no matter what.
3. Look for the positive in people.
Carol: Thank you. I so agree.
What are some common misconceptions about Changing Negative Environments into Joyous Harmony?
Marie: That you don’t have any control over changing the past; that you allow the past to negatively control your feelings and actions because you feel this is all you are.
Carol: How do you personally live a harmonious life?
Marie: I ask our Heavenly Father in my morning prayers to bless me with the ability to do things that are pleasing unto him and to provide guidance to me to assist others in need. Allow me to see others through his eyes.
Carol: I’d like to discuss more specifically, at this time, the beautiful Joy Coaching® that you do.
What would someone’s life look like or be if they utilized Joy Coaching® to Change Negative Environments Into Joyous Harmony?
Marie: Remembering that everyone’s life is a journey, some are harder than others, however you have the ability to change your outlook on life and you deserve to be happy.
Meaning no matter what your current journey is, you have the ability to learn and make changes based on the knowledge that you have at the time, and that you will continue to gain knowledge. We don’t know everything at birth.
Carol: How did you learn of Joy Coaching® America?
Marie: I was participating with an essential oil team conference call and Karyn Lynn Grant, LMT was a guest speaker who spoke about her program.
Carol: How did you decide to become certified as a “Joy Coach” ?
Marie: After participating in the program, I felt that this needed to be available in the area that I lived because I felt that there were others that needed to be served.
Carol: How has Joy Coaching® America benefited your life personally and/or professionally?
Marie: This has provided me with the ability to see that people have personal struggles that have provided them with valuable experiences to bring to others. I also love hearing others talk about their journeys.
Carol: How do you feel the Joy Coaching® America program, as it focuses on reducing stress, through deep relaxation, accessing the 5 senses… could be beneficial in anyone’s life?
Marie: This program makes you aware of all 5 senses and gives you knowledge on how to use them. Through this knowledge, you are able to identify what you need personally, on your own, and it provides an individual the ability to continue this on their own to keep a balanced life.
Carol: Very nice. What is your specific niche?
Marie: Anyone dealing with a loss (loss of employment, loss of a loved one, loss of love of themselves).
Carol: Who is your ideal client?
Marie: I don’t think there is an ideal client. A client is anyone who wants to feel the love of Christ and love themselves is an ideal client.
Carol: Have you found any challenges when a client begins this work?
Marie: That while they feel so happy during the sessions, they do not feel they can create these feelings on their own.
Carol: What do you feel you have overcome via Joy Coaching®?
Marie: The ability to see my talents in assisting others in seeing their value, I have always felt I had no talents because I cannot carry a tune when I sing, I don’t play the piano or any musical instrument and absolutely cannot draw.
Carol: Just speaking with you, I can see many talents and a beautiful heart.
Can your sessions be done remotely?
Marie: Yes. Zoom is a wonderful tool. Telephone calls are another way.
Carol: Why did you choose a faith-based program?
Marie: Because Christ is a very important part of my life. I just can’t picture my life without Christ.
Carol: What have we not covered that you would like to address?
Marie: Joy Coaching® is such a Christ centered program, with essential oils and music. I found this at a very low time in my life, I had lost my job so that the company I worked for could give another person my position.