I'm Melissa Vine, and I'm here to help!
As a licensed mental health counselor and seasoned business owner in Des Moines, Iowa, I employ authenticity and humor to address the psychological forces at work behind our interactions with one another.
"The engagement with our team was awesome. Your presentation gave our team the infusion to move forward with the next phase of change." -Sharon
"We cannot thank you enough for participating in our seminar - the audience was the most lively during your presentation, and [our] lawyers learned a lot, too!" -Becky
"[You provided] an open platform to express ideas without being looked down on and [to be] enlightened on others' views."
Responding versus Reacting.
Staying with Healthy Discomfort.
Replacing Binary Thinking with Critical Thinking.
Pursuing Courage over Confidence.
KEYNOTE: Why Kindness is Scary
$2500 - $5000 (based on audience size) plus travel
Cultivating Community at Work (topics: change, pain, kindness, critical thinking, power, compassion fatigue)
Sexual Respect (topics: abuse vs respect, gender stereotyping, sexual harassment and assault)
$950/first hour plus travel (max participants per hour: 32)
Individual (topics: personal/professional growth, career development, interpersonal conflicts)
Group (topics: adapting to change, group dynamics, interpersonal conflicts)
$300/first hour plus travel (max participants per hour: 8)
Clients include Banker's Trust, UnityPoint, Board of Regents Campus Safety and Security Summit, Iowa State University Extension Entrepreneur Program, Iowa Small Business Summit, Girls World Expo, and countless more schools and organizations.