This story of abuse and low self-esteem is why I offer counseling and coaching

Linda has always been the unofficial care giver in any relationship. It’s always been about the other person. She has continually put her own needs last. She neglects her own appearance, and self-care, turns down invitations for social activities and feels she has no voice or power to make decisions. Linda never gained her ownContinue reading “This story of abuse and low self-esteem is why I offer counseling and coaching”

3 Things That Can Really Mess Your Life Up

I’m constantly growing every day and so thankful to learn what emotional traps to overcome, avoid, and let go of in order to have peace of mind. I think we can burn up too many “emotional and mental calories” thinking and thinking and thinking (rumination) about these 3 emotional mindsets that can really mess upContinue reading “3 Things That Can Really Mess Your Life Up”

Jewel’s Audio Podcasts

Pat Prescott 94.7 the Wave radio host interviews Jewel Diamond Taylor  

Who is Jewel Diamond Taylor?

No one likes feeling stuck or feeling like their life has no meaning, purpose, joy, or hope.  A stressful job, lack of money, living single, a tired caregiver, an entreprenuer, a leader, severe illness, being in an abusive or dysfunction relationship and/or family demands can make you feel alone, overwhelmed, depressed, burned out, and aContinue reading “Who is Jewel Diamond Taylor?”

Valuable and effective coaching and/or counseling

Depression thrives on fear and hopelessness. If your brain is worn out by thinking about stress, anxiety, doom, shame and “what if”…your brain gets exhaustion from the rumination and lack of good sleep. When your brain is flooded with stress hormones, it is difficult for your brain to see new perspectives, possibilities and hope.  ShameContinue reading “Valuable and effective coaching and/or counseling”

Yes, it can be difficult…but don’t drop out of life

“Fear, pain, and setbacks can be paralyzing, traumatizing and terrorizing.  Life isn’t always easy.  Parenting, marriage, caregiving, paying your bills, living with abuse, financial stress, dysfunctional families, illness, operating your business/ministry, loneliness, grief, betrayal, an unfulfilling job, college, or poverty aren’t easy. Some people drop out of life and drop into addiction, depression, despair, crime,Continue reading “Yes, it can be difficult…but don’t drop out of life”

Living through the seasons called “hard, scary and painful”

Am I ready to retire? Should I move to another city? Should I stay at this unfulfilling job or stay in this abusive relationship? Should I travel? Should I stop allowing my friend to disrespect me? Should I write my book? Should I keep loaning money to people? Should I take that class? Should IContinue reading “Living through the seasons called “hard, scary and painful””