Work With Me




I’m a people lover.   You are now in the top three on my list of loves.  The first, of course, is my Lord – followed by Family – and then by friends.

I freely admit that my definition of Family is expansive, and includes informal ‘adoption’ as well as genetics – and that my ‘friends’ include my colleagues, mentors, students, and readers.

I love to teach, and to connect.  I love to laugh.  I love to learn, and to share this grand adventure – and I have a couple of questions for you:

Do you wish you knew someone who shared your faith, and who has walked a mile in your shoes – or at least alongside someone on the same path – celebrating each small successful step to recovery from major depression/anxiety; communication difficulty after a stroke or brain injury – or other learning or life-skill challenge?

Have you wished someone, with experience and understanding, could share ideas, hope, and encouragement with you?  If so – we need to make contact.

Here are 5 ways we can accomplish that:

  1. Subscribe to my Blog.  I enjoy writing weekly on these topics, and more.
  2. Join my creative effort:  I will be writing my book – with a little help from my ‘friends’ – as a series of free blog posts.  I will use reader questions and feedback to guide revisions before releasing it as an e-book or print text.
  3. Buy my books or curriculum:  You’ll have to wait awhile for the release of my first title.  The book will bridge the gaps between scholarly research into neuroscience – spirituality – and self-help with coping and recovery skills for those suffering major depression and anxiety and/or for those who care for them.

My book will not offer psycho-therapy – but it will be educational.  Of course it won’t take the place of medical treatment or professional services.

It will be a valued supplement to those treatments and take you behind the scenes to offer first-hand experience of multiple strategies for self-help and comfort.   You have more power than you may know – and the potential to make your life work better – even in painful times. Other titles are planned for the future.

4.  Book me as a speaker:  Although my availability is tightly limited right now – I do love teaching, connecting and collaborating with others.  I have years of experience speaking in classrooms and in presentations to professional and volunteer groups.

I’ve spoken at events hosted by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association, California Speech-Language and Hearing Association, educational conferences, and in smaller groups through School, Hospital and Church connections, etc.

My speaking calendar is very limited for now – because I am focused on writing, but I would enjoy hearing from you about your needs.

5.  Send me an e-mail message.  I will acknowledge and attempt to respond to each one – although some responses may be included in my blog.


If you have other ideas than these, please feel free to e-mail me at


What do you have in mind ?  (Specific topics, needs, details)

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3 thoughts on “Work With Me

  1. I’ll work with you. We’ll be in touch. I love your blog, you sound like an amazing human being utilising your skills to the utmost to benefit others.
    I have to disagree with you on one thing though. Elsewhere you write that there is no one stop solution for the problems we face in life, or something to that effect.
    In my life I firmly believe that I have found that ‘magic wand’ and it is God’s Word. His Word truly heals all if people are willing to accept this. Just my two cents worth Margaret, you rock!

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