Angela Frazier lost her mother to suicide in 2016. In the same month she accepted admissions to pursue her Masters Degree and later honored as the student commencement speaker. Angela details pushing forward despite her circumstances. A shelter for survivors of domestic violence has now opened in honor of her mother, The Tami Best Emergency Shelter. She has now established an annual Mother's Day event. Angela discusses the resilience it took to turn a personal tragedy into serving others.
Getting to this stage of life didn’t come without hard work and a great support system. Angela discusses the importance of not only education but mentorship. Education will get will equip you with the skill set but mentors will get you in the door. She will discuss the significance of both and how if you invest in each of these how far in life you can go.
Deciding to go into public health wasn’t just a degree for Angela, it was her reality. Public health was impacting her life in every way from emotional to physical to spiritual health. It wasn’t until she channelled selfcare that her mental health began to improve. Unintentionally leading to improving each aspect of health and leading to the ultimate goal of optimal health. Angela will share how mental health is essential for living a better tomorrow.
Emotional intelligence can be the key factor on how you navigate the world. Being able to recognize your own emotions, express your emotions and handle interpersonal relationships is crucial. Emotional intelligence is known to be essential for your personal and professional success. In either a keynote or workshop setting hear Angela explain how when you excel in emotional intelligence, everything else will come naturally.
Angela created Sisters in Public Health as a platform for women at her university to share a common space to discuss being a woman in the health field. This safe space is an environment to talk about being a women in leadership, selfcare, breaking down barriers and overcoming life’s challenges. This workshop will discuss how to be of service and create balance at the same time. Best presented as a workshop but can be tailored to a keynote.