Ilene Berns-Zare, PsyD, PCC is a life and leadership coach, educator, and speaker. She writes about navigating personal and professional life with resilience, meaning, mindfulness, and well-being. Dr. Berns-Zare is committed to empowerment through learning, personal/professional development, and integrative well-being. She sees her writing, coaching, and speaking as offering a lens through which people can view fresh perspectives to ask life's important questions and access their own answers, strengths, and possibilities. She has PsyD and MA degrees in psychology, MS in Human Resource Development, and a BS in Education/Natural Science. Her professional coaching credentials include a PCC from International Coach Federation and CMC from MentorCoach. With an interest in the subtle life force energies that infuse daily living, she also has a Reiki Master certificate.