move toward it with clarity, strategy, resources & confidence  

​National presenter on the neuroscience of leadership, working smarter, emotional intelligence, purpose and meaning,  lifestyle habits of effective minds, brain health and more. Freelance writing, email whispering, brain based resumes, interview role plays, consultations, assessments, & bio and content development also available. 

"I never thought learning about the brain would be so empowering and effective."​ 

Great things start with hello.

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life planning · professional development  · mastery  · performance 

Achieve your targeted outcome through accounting for what people want and need to engage, learn, stay motivated, productive and happy.  Leverage the science of people and change.  Identify the opportunity, create a sustainable path, measure the results. 

​"Deb used her skills in navigating ambiguity to help us identify the opportunities and areas for development."

speaking · consultation · project support

Individualized thought partnerships to explore opportunity, expand strengths,  build new skills,  chart the way, and create action toward your wants.   That Essential Spark clients often work on leadership development, emotional intelligence, finding purpose and meaning, self-management, communications, confidence, and getting un-stuck. 

​"we started with the notion of somethings got to change...simply put, Debbie helped me make my goals a reality." 

conversations about brain health - yours and others


​Bring More Brain to Coaching ~ A 10 minute ZED talk

Hudson Institute for Coaching's Advance Coaching Seminar 2016

training and development · facilitation and planning 

Design what's next   

Explore how daily routines impact present and future thinking and memory. Implement strategies now for resilience against risk of dementia later.  Make sense of behavior changes and learn new communication styles with a loved one with dementia. Explore questions, scenario planning, stress management, and resource development for you and others. 

"Thank you as always for your time, effort, caring, support and outstanding professional skills on our behalf."