Allow your pain to help you discover your purpose! Our guest today was introduced to trauma at a very early age and experienced the horrors of abuse for many years. In this episode, we’ll discuss how pain can be a stepping stone to the place that was ordained for you even before you were born.
Do not be afraid to feel the pain each step of the way. It will help you turn from a caterpillar to a beautiful butterfly!
Native New Yorker Dr. Vernell Mackie is an international published author and the 2019 recipient of ACHI Magazine’s Entrepreneur of the Year award. She has worked in mental health and human services for more than three decades. A highly qualified professional in the field of mental health, Vernell is certified as a clinical trauma specialist, a domestic violence specialist, an anger resolution therapist, a professional life coach, a CPR and suicide prevention instructor, and a peer support specialist and family partner to families with youths and emerging adults who experience emotional, developmental, behavioral, substance abuse, or mental health concerns. Vernell is also a yoga teacher, a health & wellness coach, and a licensed and ordained minister (for the past 17 years!).