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Widow Speak

Five women talking about what grief is really like as a young widow. Thanks to Nicole at the Sydney Morning Herald for including me in this story."...

TedX - It's Time To Be Right Here

Check out my TedX talk "It's Time to be Right Here".  It starts with a story about when I was volunteer teaching in Cambodia and the school got its...

Beauty and Lace

Check out my interview with Beauty and Lace here.  We talked about putting plans in place to protect your kids, should anything happen to you.  It'...

Are You Your Biggest Cheerleader?

I was at a forum in my capital city, 1000 kilometres from my home, with property developers, mayors and other politicians.  I didn't know anyone el...

Postscript - Dying to Know Day

Thanks to Postscript for helping to start conversations about what we want to happen when we die. Check out my article they published for Dying to ...

Guest Speaking

Impress your guests at your next seminar, conference or team meeting with an energetic, practical and relevant presentation by Deb.

Deb’s presentations get people thinking and moving.  When people participate, it stimulates their learning and supports integration of the content.  It inspires action.  People think differently, make new choices and change their workplace habits. 

Deb’s reassuring approach pushes people just a little bit out of their comfort zone, in a safe environment.  Your guests will be intrigued, challenged and keen to explore more.   They will also be delighted with new tools for problems they thought were too hard and too old to fix.  They’ll also have fun!

It’s your choice!  Choose one of the tried and tested program topics below, or develop a presentation with Deb that meets your specific event objectives.  Deb has impressed and inspired audiences of 5 to 500 people from government departments, not-for-profit, corporate and community groups on topics such as:  


Presentations and Keynote Addresses

  • Educational presentations focus on:

            -  Personal development

            -  Team development

            -  Loss, resilience and transformation.


  • Motivational presentations focus on:

            -  Deb's personal story through grief 

            -  Recreating yourself and your life

            -  Discovering your personal power

            -  Overcoming adversity

            -  Resilience


  • Presentations are usually 1 - 2 hours, with 10 to 10,000 participants.

  • All presentations are inspiring, thought-provoking, captivating, practical and entertaining.

  • Topics are developed and tailored according to the audience's expectations and anticipated outcomes.


Media Commentary

  • Deb is available for comment and/or interview about all aspects of the grieving process and personal experiences as a young widow.

Bookings fill quickly so get in soon. To talk about what you need and how we can work together, contact Deb now.