Final Project Friday - Burn Bright Without Burning Out with Ofelia Olivero

02jun12:00 pm1:00 pmFinal Project Friday - Burn Bright Without Burning Out with Ofelia OliveroFinal Project presented by a CAPP graduate.

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We invite CAPPsters to present their projects with the community.

Ofelia Olivero – Dr. Ofelia Olivero is an International Coaching Federation (ICF) certified life coach. At ICF she serves as a Secretary of the Maryland Board of Directors. As a coach, she is empowering people to be themselves, look for their passions, and move forward with their own solutions. Her work involves a whole person approach, in career development, leadership skills and other issues that impact people’s lives. She comes from a scientific background, and after a career as a cancer researcher she retired to pursue her passion for coaching.

Ofelia obtained her PhD in cytogenetics in Argentina and subsequently joined the National Cancer Institute (NCI) where she has worked since 1987. Dr. Olivero’s research impacted human health since she focused on the effect of anti-AIDS drugs in pregnancy. She is the author and co-author of more than 80 scientific articles, more than 180 submissions to conferences, book chapters and a book. She has been invited to deliver scientific lectures nationally and internationally. Her mentoring skills had a relevant influence on more than thirty trainees under her supervision and others that were recipients of the benefits of mentoring programs she created. She is the sole author of the book Mentoring in the Interdisciplinary Sciences.

Ofelia has been a reviewer of the Office of Women’s Health, US Food and Drug Administration, and the National Toxicology Program and has taken on numerous other leadership positions. Though coaching she hopes to be able to support and empower people through a holistic approach.

What inspired her final project: “Helping others to find their own solutions internally, not externally.

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Emiliya Zhivotovskaya

Emiliya is the CEO and founder of The Flourishing Center, a New York City based, Benefit Corporation (B-Corp) that is dedicated to increasing the flourishing of individuals, organizations and communities worldwide. She is the creator of the acclaimed Certification in Applied Positive Psychology (CAPP) program, currently offered in 12 cities across the U.S., Canada and online worldwide, which has trained over 750 practitioners to date. She is the creator the Bounce Back BetterTM (B3) Program, Positive Psychology Coaching Certification, Flourishing Skills Group® (FSG®) Program, iMMi Program, co-founder of the Positive Educator CertificationTM (PEC) Program, creator of the PERMA-V Model and the 5i Change Agent Model. (If you haven’t noticed, she likes creating and is an “inventor” in our 5i Change Agent Model.) Emiliya holds a Master’s Degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Positive Psychology and is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Mind-Body Medicine from Saybrook University, where she is also an adjunct faculty member. Emiliya holds a PCC credential with the International Coaching Federation (ICF), as well as over a dozen certifications in modalities ranging from coaching to yoga, Reiki, intenSati, Thai massage, biofeedback, motivational interviewing and more. Prior to her work in the science of wellbeing, Emiliya was a professional party entertainer for over 12 years. She brings her entertaining background to her work today as a “pra-cademic-prenuer”; first and foremost she is a practitioner working in the field with individuals and organizations, then a researcher and academic, and an entrepreneur, focusing not just on the growth of The Flourishing Center, but is passionate about the craft of entrepreneurism and helping others grow their work. She integrates these tools into a unique approach to vitality and mind-body health, inspiring and empowering others to craft a life of thriving mentally, emotionally, physically, spiritually and financially.

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