Final Project Friday - Thriving Teams: Unlocking Success Through Wellbeing with Ariel Wood

23jun12:00 pm1:00 pmFinal Project Friday - Thriving Teams: Unlocking Success Through Wellbeing with Ariel WoodFinal Project presented by a CAPP graduate.

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We invite CAPPsters to present their projects with the community.

Ariel Hennig Wood is founder and coach at Parley Coaching. With a mission to guide individuals in discovering purpose and meaning in their careers while fostering life satisfaction and balance, Ariel is a seasoned expert in empowering individuals to create their ideal future.

As a CAPP graduate Ariel brings a hope-filled and evidence-based approach to facilitating personal growth. Clients greatly value her ability to harness the positive science of human flourishing, equipping them with practical tools and strategies to enhance their work-life balance, career satisfaction, and overall wellbeing in the workplace, which ultimately drives achievement.

Ariel’s professional background as a human resources manager further solidifies her expertise in career coaching. Having personally coached, interviewed, and hired numerous individuals throughout her career, she possesses important insights into the job market and understands what it takes to secure the perfect fit for clients.

Driven by a genuine passion for helping individuals forge meaningful and fulfilling careers, Ariel made the courageous decision to depart from a lucrative corporate position in Calgary and establish a practice centered around career coaching services and wellbeing in the workplace.

By engaging in Ariel’s career counseling services, participants gain the invaluable support and guidance needed to conquer challenges, approach career transitions, and seize control of their professional journeys with confidence and clarity.

What inspired her final project: “My final project was inspired by my desire to bring the science of human flourishing into workplaces in order to see people thrive at work.”

Access to this webinar is available only for CAPP students and alumni.
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(Friday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST


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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