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Second Chance Living™

“What will you do with your second chance today?” is the question Mercedes poses to general audiences in this transformational program. Her gripping story moves participants to put their lives in perspective and carefully consider how the choices they make profoundly affect their future.
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Get It Right Today, Not Tomorrow

Do your employees and leaders too often operate in Survival Mode, putting out fires and putting off until tomorrow what should be done today? This program powerfully dispels the notion that there will always be a tomorrow in which we can finish today’s unfinished business and moves individuals to work and live with intentionality.
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Safety: Don’t Count on 2nd Chances

Can too much experience be a bad thing? Absolutely…if it leads to complacency. The highly experienced pilots of Flight 965 were lulled into a false sense of security that led to the deaths of 160 people. Mercedes’ one-of-a-kind safety presentation uses the factual account of the crash of Flight 965 as an anchor to drive home the dangers of complacency and the importance of situational awareness.
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IISC's 68th Annual VIRTUAL Professional Development Conference May 5-7, 2021

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June is #NationalPTSDAwarenessMonth. Combat veterans, victims of major trauma (sexual assault, physical/emotional abuse, abandonment), survivors of life threatening events (near drownings, criminal assault, plane crashes, fires) all live with the triggers and flashbacks that characterize PTSD. Not all wounds are visible and everyone is trying the best they can. For help and resources please visit

www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/

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June is #NationalPTSDAwarenessMonth.  Combat veterans, victims of major trauma (sexual assault, physical/emotional abuse, abandonment), survivors of life threatening events (near drownings, criminal assault, plane crashes, fires) all live with the triggers and flashbacks that characterize PTSD.  Not all wounds are visible and everyone is trying the best they can. For help and resources please visit   

https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/

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Thanks for remembering people like this.

Thanks for sharing this message.

Give yourself a fighting chance by using all the tools at your disposal to live your healthiest life possible. We only get one shot on this planet so we might as well take care of ourselves as well as we would a loved one. ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜 ... See MoreSee Less

Give yourself a fighting chance by using all the tools at your disposal to live your healthiest life possible. We only get one shot on this planet so we might as well take care of ourselves as well as we would a loved one. ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜

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Yes… depression is real and legit …and I believe in the direct nutrition for a partial “fix” …and why I say partial fix ….is the many reasons that cause depression; nutrition is a founding supporter; but you can eat all you want … go wherever it takes you or doesn’t ,,,our chemistry can upset our lives… but I believe the basic reason for any of those things to disrupt our immunity or sanity or social activity waning …lays within our environmental existence of our homes….for our relationship with those whom we care for and love are a great and powerful influence on our mentality if we seek and do not find the everyday support and love , naturally then we start changing…. Quite simple

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Happy and incredibly honored to talk about my favorite little angels Dorian and Wynn for the National MPS Society’s virtual family conference.

My family’s journey in the world of pediatric rare disease was truly a blessing, and continues to bless us and inspire us in countless ways.

Join me and my fellow MPS/ML friends at the conference (June 19-20 & June 26-27) by registering here: mpssociety.org/35th-annual-family-conference/

#raredisease #geneticdisorders #advocatelikeamother
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Happy and incredibly honored to talk about my favorite little angels Dorian and Wynn for the National MPS Society’s virtual family conference.  

My family’s journey in the world of pediatric rare disease was truly a blessing, and continues to bless us and inspire us in countless ways.  
  
Join me and my fellow MPS/ML friends at the conference (June 19-20 & June 26-27) by registering here:  https://mpssociety.org/35th-annual-family-conference/

#raredisease #geneticdisorders #advocatelikeamother

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You are an amazing lady.

You are such a strong woman! ❤️

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There’s all sorts of ways to offer support and assistance, but making it about you is not one of them. Be an open minded listening ear, a friendly helper, and an advocate on their behalf. Anyone you are making yourself available to is blessed to have you in their life. They may not express their gratitude immediately but they’ll never forget who was there for them in their time of distress, so keep being that ray of sunshine people need! ... See MoreSee Less

There’s all sorts of ways to offer support and assistance, but making it about you is not one of them. Be an open minded listening ear, a friendly helper, and an advocate on their behalf.  Anyone you are making yourself available to is blessed to have you in their life.  They may not express their gratitude immediately but they’ll never forget who was there for them in their time of distress, so keep being that ray of sunshine people need!
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