International Speaker, Award winning Author, Corporate Trainer, Workshop Facilitator, Mistress of Ceremony, Coach & Mentor
Certified Clinical and Interpersonal Hypnotherapist (CIHt), Certified Spiritual Counselor and Life Coach (CLC), Certified Presenter (CP)
Building Success Through Mindset, Effective Communication & Bounce Back Resilience
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- Coach and mentor
- International speaker
- Effective Communication
- Goal Setting & Achievement
- Mental and Emotional Wellbeing
- Mindset and Spirituality
- Change Management
- Emotional Intelligence
- Confidence & Self-Esteem
- Personal Development for Leaders
- Overcoming Obstacles
- Time Management
- Building Resilience
- Stress and Anxiety Management
- Work Life Balance
- Self-care for families of autism/special needs.
- Facing Fears
- Overcoming shame and limiting beliefs
- Corporate trainer
- Workshop leader
- Keynote speaker
- Mistress of Ceremonies
Imagine being raised in a house with 12 siblings by a single mother in Chicago trying to figure out where you fit in, and how to get your needs met. At 10 years old, Dee realized she had to become resilient, get good at communication and problem solving and keep her mindset positive and optimistic. She calls these her superpowers. She’s used these superpowers to raise a daughter with autism, beat breast cancer and create a thriving business. Fast forward to present day and Dee still is using her superpowers or “Dee’s Keys” to help others be successful in business and in life.
As a result of her speaking, coaching, and writing, Dee has helped thousands of people realize their significance beyond their circumstances. They overcome obstacles to reach their goals. They transform limiting beliefs to become conscious, productive, and more balanced leaders in their home, career, and life.
Dee is a 30-year US Navy Veteran covering three wars. She led at the commanding officer level, served on the communication integration team for Afghanistan and Iraq and was a military consultant in Hollywood for movies such as Transformers and The Last Ship.
She is the founder of Heart Centered Institute, co-founder of Hands of Heart – an organization that promotes entrepreneurship to young adults on the autism spectrum, and she is a board member of Care Warriors – a non-profit organization that provides independent living services to individuals with special needs.
Also, a clinical hypnotherapist, gifted spiritual counselor and light worker, Dee has an open, friendly demeanor that relates to the four generations in the workforce. Presenting live or virtually is one of the things she does best. She relates well to many audiences including women, military, spiritual based, disabilities (autism), entrepreneurs, health and wellness, mental health, self-help and personal development, leadership and team building.
Dee Woolridge has customized countless workshops and keynotes to suit the needs of her clients. Below are a few sample keynotes and workshops that are created from Dee’s expertise and experience.
Overcoming Obstacles – Tactics to Build Grit, Resilience and Mental Toughness Even When Your Motivation is Low. (keynote or workshop)
One of the most powerful ways to overcome obstacles and setbacks is to confront them with overwhelming force and to never give up. Motivation certainly involves physical energy, but a huge portion of it is mental. Discover how to prime your mind for maximum motivation.
You will learn:
- Common obstacles to your goals and how to navigate them
- Proven strategies that get you through hopeless situations
- Achieve greater success with a daily self-motivating regimen
- Grit versus talent
- Persistence pays: Learning to finish what you start
- Writing your own success story
Stress Management Game Plan for Work Life Balance (keynote or workshop)
In today’s fast paced world, stress and anxiety has become a by-product of the noisy, congested do more with less world we live in. As a result, many people are feeling the squeeze in their personal and professional life.
You will learn how to:
- Recognize the signs BEFORE you burn out.
- Build healthy self-care habits that make your more productive.
- Employ anywhere techniques to manage stress and anxiety
- Establish short term, medium term and long-term solutions to stress and anxiety
- Automate, eliminate, and delegate your way to inner calm
Connect Easily and More Effectively with Others – How Improving Your Communication Skills Will Benefit Your Life. (keynote or workshop)
With so much attention on the importance of effective communication in both your professional and personal life, you may be looking for ways to improve your tactics for connecting with others.
You will learn:
- Surefire tips for making your conversation sparkle
- How body language speaks volumes without saying a word
- Simple active listening techniques anyone can use
- Strategies to make you more persuasive
- Easy ways to spot a phony
Mindfulness – The Secret Skill Every Successful Leader Needs (keynote or workshop)
Introducing mindfulness in the workplace helps to decrease stress and promote productivity and efficiency among team members. Mindful leadership can result in widespread transformation in the work arena. A leader has an awareness that their role is to serve others. The leader develops self-awareness and compassion to inspire others and leads their team with authenticity.
- What is mindful leadership and what is in it for me?
- 10 success characteristics of a mindful leader and how to adopt them
- 10 ways to encourage mindfulness in the workplace
- International Association of Administrative Professionals
- Veterans Administration
- REMAX and Associates
- CPS Energy
- Speak Life 2 the Nations Conference
- Texas A&M
- University of Oklahoma
- SHE Talks
- The American Accounting Association
- University of Texas, San Antonio
- City of San Antonio
- City of Austin
- Project New Hope
Education and Training
Dee Woolridge earned a Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration from National University in San Diego. She has completed several courses and certifications at the College of Metaphysical Studies, The Chopra Center, and The Deborah King Center. She is a graduate of the Institute of Interpersonal Hypnotherapy with several certifications in hypnotherapy and life coaching. Dee Woolridge is a member of the International Association of Interpersonal Hypnotherapists where she teaches and presents to other hypnotherapy practitioners for continuing education credits. She is a certified presenter, teacher and the former host of two personal empowerment talk radio shows.