Women of Courage, Women of Destiny: Moving from Fear to Faith to Freedom
Co-Authored by Beverly Kyer
Imagine living your life without feelings of anxiety, worry, or crippling fear. Imagine feeling confident in who you are so much so that you allow yourself to fully be seen, heard, and experienced in every area of your life as well as in your business.
What an amazing life we would all live if we were courageous enough to move through our fears, develop unshakeable faith that leads us to continually experience our divine birthright…freedom.
Whether is speaking on a stage, or moving beyond your comfort zone, or climbing a mountain, or letting go of old beliefs, this book will empower you to make a new decision in becoming a woman of courage, a woman of destiny.
Surviving Compassion Fatigue: Help for Those Who Help Others
If you’re a Human Service Worker, caregiver, or you work with at-risk populations as a counselor, social worker, parole officer, medical or mental health professional, or in any of the dozens of helping professions, Surviving Compassion Fatigue: Help for those who help others is for you.
You will learn about one woman’s physical and emotional descent due to years of self-neglect. You will also learn about her recovery as well as how to serve and care for others without forgetting to take care of yourself.
This book is full of practical wisdom and advice for those in the helping professions and caregivers. It tells Beverly’s story, as well as the stories of others who have neglected their own self-care. But more than that, it educates those in the helping professions and in caregiver roles about the importance of strategies for consistent self-care.
Find out how you may be putting yourself at risk and learn skills, techniques and strategies to restore and maintain self regulation, physical and emotional wellness and inner calm while still caring for those in need. You owe it to yourself.
A Blueprint for Self Care: Creating Time, Space, and a Peaceful Healing Sanctuary for Those in the Helping Professions
Providing services and care giving to struggling, victimized and traumatized children, youth, adults and the elderly is mentally and emotionally taxing. It can and will wear our bodies out. This book gives a seven point blueprint to help promote Self-Care for your health and wellness.
About the Author
Beverly Kyer is highly sought after speaker, trainer and coach on Compassion Fatigue. She has a Master’s Degree in Social Work and is in the Academy of Certified Social Workers. She has postgraduate certificates and three plus decades of experience in integrated Approach to Readjustment Counseling; Post Traumatic Stress Disorder; Social Research for the mentally ill and Employee Assistance Program Coordination. Beverly became a Clinical Social Worker for Pediatric Oncology; Vietnam Veterans; Psychiatry and Child Welfare. She spent a major portion of her career with the Veterans Administration Veteran’s Outreach Center and Medical Center in Bronx New York. Beverly also spent more than a decade in Foster Care, and five years as an urban High School Counselor providing emotional and psychological support for students and staff. Two episodes of Heart Failure lead Beverly to make a major downshift in her life by resigning from full time employment; joining the self-employed and devoting her efforts to help others who work in highly stressful environments. Beverly Lectures around the country on Compassion Fatigue AKA Secondary and Vicarious Traumatic Stress. Beverly has two natural sons and an adopted daughter; each of whom are independent adults, and really considerate and compassionate people. Beverly makes her home in Northern California in a quiet cul-de-sac near the Delta. Oil painting, music, movies and good books are among her passions