Amanda Owen is author of the new book The Power of Receiving: A Revolutionary Approach to Giving Yourself the Life You Want and Deserve. Amanda has a B.A. in Psychology, a background in social work and a twenty-five-year practice as a counselor and coach, Amanda’s passion is to help people create the life they desire. She counsels those looking for greater benefits from their self-improvement and spiritual studies. She specializes in counseling empty-nesters seeking to rediscover and reinvent themselves, women who have over-extended their giving and want to bring greater balance to their lives and caregivers who need assistance tending to their own needs.