You don't need certainty, you need creativity

You don’t need certainty, you need creativity.

Ever found yourself stuck in a rut, unable to see a way out? You know, that feeling when every path seems blocked, and the way forward appears shrouded in uncertainty. You might have thought that certainty was the only lifeline in the chaos, the only beacon in the fog of confusion. But let me tell… Read More Read More

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Are You Ridiculously Creative

Are You Ridiculously Creative?

Understanding the Journey of The Creative Entrepreneur Are you one of those individuals bursting with ideas at all times? Do you find it impossible to go through a day without starting a new project or bringing one of your many visions to life? If so, you might just be what we call “ridiculously creative.” But… Read More Read More

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Resilience

Resilience: Your Secret Weapon for Leadership Success

Understanding Resilience in Leadership In today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, effective leadership requires more than just strategic vision and decision-making prowess. It demands the ability to navigate uncertainty, adapt to unforeseen challenges, and inspire teams to persevere in the face of adversity. At the core of this essential leadership skill set lies resilience—a quality that… Read More Read More

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I’m scared to make the wrong decision. How do I know what the right next move is?

It’s perfectly normal to feel uncertain when facing decisions, but that doesn’t make it any less challenging. Life’s choices often resemble navigating through dense fog, with the path ahead obscured and uncertainty hanging heavy in the air. Here’s some advice for finding your way through this uncertainty. Welcome to #AskMadelaine, where we fearlessly explore the… Read More Read More

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I’ve Achieved My Dreams, But I’m Exhausted: What Now?

I’ve Achieved My Dreams, But I’m Exhausted: What Now?

It’s ironic, isn’t it? Crafting a life on your own terms only to find yourself exhausted and lacking fulfilment. Interestingly, this is a problem many individuals face after diligently pursuing their desired path. The allure of autonomy and achievement often masks the toll it takes on our well-being. As someone who supports high performers and… Read More Read More

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The Role of Forgiveness in Maintaining Healthy and Fulfilling Relationships

The Role of Forgiveness in Maintaining Healthy and Fulfilling Relationships

Have you ever struggled with forgiving someone who has wronged you? Welcome to #AskMadelaine, where we fearlessly explore the questions swirling in your mind about life, the world, and our very existence. Have a burning question for Madelaine? Share it with us at info@madelainevallin.com, using the subject line “Modern Visdom” (it’s not misspelled—it’s Swedish for… Read More Read More

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Love Yourself First

The Problem with “Love Yourself First”: An Examination of Toxic Positivity

The frequently repeated mantra, “Love yourself first,” has become a staple in pop psychology and self-help circles. It’s plastered on motivational posters, echoed in social media posts, and recited by well-meaning friends and family. Yet, beneath its seemingly empowering veneer lies a problematic message that can be damaging, especially for individuals grappling with trauma and… Read More Read More

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My client is terrified of death, how can I help them?

My client is terrified of death, how can I help them?

Here’s a sobering thought: 120 years from now, every person living today will no longer be alive. So, isn’t it interesting then how death is such a taboo topic in our society? We’re often gripped by fear at the mere mention of it, yet it’s an inevitable part of life for every living being. It’s… Read More Read More

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Holistic vs Mental Health Professional

You Talk About Being Holistic, So What’s The Difference Between That and Another Mental Health Professional?

Ah, this is a question I often encounter, and it’s a great one! As I’m not sure if this question comes from a health professional, someone interested in becoming one, or a potential client, so I’ll answer in a way that serves you either way. Let’s delve into it. Welcome to #AskMadelaine, where we fearlessly… Read More Read More

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Lost Motivation

I’ve Lost My Motivation, What Should I Do?

So, you’ve lost your motivation, huh? Even though we’ve all been there, that’s a tough spot to be in. Let’s break it down: Welcome to #AskMadelaine, where we fearlessly explore the questions swirling in your mind about life, the world, and our very existence. Have a burning question for Madelaine? Share it with us at… Read More Read More

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