Welcome to Permission to Leap - a podcast exploring the stories of people who have brought their visions to life. Each week, I will speak to an inspiring guest and navigate the process they took to take the leap in their own lives, from the day that they first committed to the day they landed on the other side. Permission to Leap is the spark that will push you to believe in your dreams again and make them your reality. Today’s guest is Ashley Cooper.
Ashley is an inspirational speaker, author and empowerment coach who has dedicated her life to helping others unlock their full potential. She overcame years of bullying & depression as a child with the "soul mission" of helping others see their divine nature. She has a gift for helping people see that anything is possible, if you just believe.
All areas of Ashley's life are infused with a heartfelt combination of passion & compassion. Through her public speaking, writing, art & charitable project’s she plants the seed of possibility in the hearts of those she touches. Her open & honest approach to all things healing, provides a safe environment for anyone willing to let go of their story and do the inner work.
Ashley and I dive deep into the concept of changing the way you see pain and fear in your life. Most people want to wait until they feel comfortable to get out of their comfort zone, or they want to wait until some magical future moment when they are completely void of fear.
But, what if fear were an indication to move forward with your vision instead of a cautionary signal to step away?
Ashley explains how she has retrained her brain to understand fear and pain from a new perspective, and now uses it as an indication of where she should be going rather than where she should be holding back. In this episode she shares how she leaps from the unknown to the known, using faith to bridge that gap.
Thank you again for joining me for another fantastic episode of Permission to Leap. If you’re looking to take your next big leap, be sure to check out my book that guides you through the 6-phases of the leap process at bit.ly/readp2l. My book will support you in moving through YOUR leap with more clarity and ease. Because there needs to be more people like you living an inspired life and making a positive difference in the world.