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Leadership in Grief and Loss Transformation

Leadership in Grief and Loss Transformation. Ligia M. Houben is a leading speaker in the area of personal growth.  She has delivered her message to thousands of people, helping them transform their lives and the lives of their clients.  She loves to connect with her audience.

The Center For Transforming Lives

The Center For Transforming Lives is located in South Miami, Florida.  As a professional certified coach and certified grief counselor, Ligia offers one on one sessions to individuals and couples. She also offers guided meditation and mindfulness classes;  yoga and workshops.

Transform your Loss. Your Guide to Strength and Hope is a self help book inspired by the great loss of her father when Ligia was 12 years old and led her to create The 11 Principles of Transformation® which were introduced in this book.

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Ligia's Blog

  • Live a Meaningful Year

    Little things are numerous and therefore become important. Julio C. Martínez A. As we start a new year let’s choose an attitude that will help us achieve dreams, goals, make changes, and become a better version of ourselves. Only one day takes us from one year to the next, however, psychologically it can have a

    August 14, 2018
  • Unwrapping the Gift of Life.

    In this busy world we are living do you ever wonder how your life is evolving?  Where are you going? Where have you been? The day I do the greatest evaluation of my life is on my birthday, which was a few days ago.  As I unwrapped the gift of a new year of life,

    August 14, 2018
  • Paying Attention to What Really Matters

    Learn how to separate the majors and the minors. A lot of people don’t do well simply because they major in minor things. — Jim Rohn Our days on this Earth are limited. Although we may avoid thinking about this reality, we are not immortal and our loved ones are not immortal. Are we appreciating

    July 11, 2018
Overcome Stress and Be Happier

Do you feel something is paralyzing you in your life? Do you want to let go of fear?  Do you experience anxiety?  Are you creating the life you want or are allowing circumstances to mold your life, because of your fear to take action? Most of us face situations where we may have fear or

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Let Go of Fear and Be Happier

Do you feel something is paralyzing you in your life? Do you want to let go of fear?  Do you experience anxiety?  Are you creating the life you want or are allowing circumstances to mold your life, because of your fear to take action? Most of us face situations where we may have fear or

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Healing Your Grieving Heart

When we lose a loved one, the relationship doesn’t end.  It gets transformed.  In this In this special guided meditation, we will open our mind and heart to make a special connection…we will open our hearts to make a connection with our loved one.  Remember our loved ones live in our hearts as love is eternal…

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Testimonials

“I can not say enough wonderful things about working with Ligia Houben! She has helped me through the most difficult transitions of my life. And what is most amazing is how she continues to be my guide, even though we are hundreds of miles away from each other because I had to move to another state. Ligia is always here for me; her sweet voice and great wisdom continue to inspire and guide me, and she is never farther away than a phone call! She is truly a glowing light in my life. Wherever I am I know I can find her. Through her coaching I have the confidence to move forward in my life and I can’t believe how far I have come! Thank you Ligia!”

-Nancy Watson

Life Coach

Interviews & Appearances

A Guide for Mental Health Professionals “Counseling Hispanics through Loss, Grief, and Bereavement is an extremely timely and welcome addition to the literature in thanatology.” – Kenneth J. Doka, PhD

Transform your Loss

This self-help book is your guide in times of loss and grief.  It helps you heal from the inside out if you are experiencing the death of a loved one, a divorce, the loss of a job, or any challenging life transition.

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