Leslie Ferris - Life Coach, Personal Development Coach - Lake Zurich, IL
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Leslie Ferris (ACC,ELI-MP,MBA)

Life Coach

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Parental PSA: You Are Not Always Right

As parents, we often feel like we need to be right; that we need to have all of the correct answers and show our children that we know best. We have the expectation that when we're right, our children will certainly know it, and will definitely do what we want them to do ... all because we are right, ...

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Are You Suffering From Caregiver's Overload Syndrome?

So exactly what is 'Caregiver's Overload Syndrome' (COS) anyway? Well, I don't think you will find it in any medical book of any kind because I made it up. It is just my own term for what many people do who care for others. Simply stated, Caregiver's Overload Syndrome is the act of constantly ...

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4 Awesome Reasons To Maintain Or Create Family Traditions

This time of year, perhaps more than any other, is a time when many family traditions are played out. No matter what ethnicity, religion, or belief system, people all over the world seem to be holding tradition of some kind. Tradition is vitally important in keeping societies, cultures, and families together. ...

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Why Your Friends Won't Tell You If Your Kids Are At Risk

What do I mean by trouble? Well, it could be anything, like drinking, drugs, reckless driving, being bullied, bullying, or acting out in any number of other ways. Honestly, we parents aren't usually the first to know about many of these things that our own children do, and sometimes we're the ...

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Would I Go Back To Middle School NOW? No Way In -You Know Where!

If somebody asked me to go back and experience middle school as it is today for a lot of money, there's no way in (you know where) I'd do it. As I said before, Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, or any of those other really rich dudes don't have enough money to pay me to do that. Why? Because I am not sure ...

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Leslie Ferris

Quick Stats

Credentials:

ACC, ELI-MP, MBA

Time in Practice:

1-3 years

I practice in:

All areas, please inquire

Additional Expertise:

Personal Development Coach

I offer my services:

Telephone

By Email

Willing To Meet in Public Locations like Starbucks (please inquire)

Via Skype

Via a webcam

I am fluent in:

English

Articles by Leslie Ferris
Parenting Styles: You Don't Always Have To Be Right

Parental PSA: You Are Not Always Right

Admit it: You don't have all the answers.

Crazy

Are You Suffering From Caregiver's Overload Syndrome?

3 quick ways to know if you are caring for others too much, and for yourself too little.

4 Awesome Reasons To Maintain Or Create Family Traditions

4 Awesome Reasons To Maintain Or Create Family Traditions

Kids love tradition! Establish your family traditions now and reap the benefits for years to come.

Retail Therapy

Why Your Friends Won't Tell You If Your Kids Are At Risk

4 Reasons your friends won't tell you if your child is in trouble.

Comfort

Would I Go Back To Middle School NOW? No Way In -You Know Where!

Warren Buffett Couldn't Pay Me Enough! Why? Because I Don't Know If I Would Be Strong Enough. You?

Leslie Ferris

All Specialties

Family Support, Life Transitions, Parenting