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Leadership with Humanity: How to Create a Compassionate and Productive Workplace

This message is for you the CEO, the manager, who wants to make a difference in their place of work and create an environment where people feel that you care. Be a leader with humanity? Besides showing you care, you are also helping your own company as people will be more productive. Open your Heart. Lead with Humanity. Change the Culture of your Company.

Ligia M. Houben

Leadership in Grief and Loss Transformation

The 11 Principles of Transformation® is a program created by Ligia M. Houben to transform your loss and transform your life. It is offered in corporate seminars, workshops, one on one consultations, and as an online program that will be launched Nov 11, 2018.

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®, were introduced in this book. It is also available in Spanish.

Ligia's Blog

  • Your Own Pain May Blind You…

    When we are consumed by grief, we may feel we are the only persons hurting, and we may not notice the pain of others.  Furthermore, we may be so blinded by our grief that we may say or do things that are hurting people we love. If this has happened to you…do not feel ashamed,

    October 4, 2018
  • From Darkness to Light

    As I work with many people going through losses or life transitions, I have been able to see the effect our attitude has on how we handle the situation. Some people face a small problem and find themselves hopeless, afraid, or with no motivation. Other people face huge losses and are able to withstand their

    September 24, 2018
  • Transforming Your Life When Helping Others

    This was the title of the talk I gave on September 15th at the volunteer’s orientation of Compassionate Care Hospice. It was an extraordinary occasion as hospice care is very close to my heart. The orientation was prepared by Mrs. Wanda Garcia, The Volunteer Coordinator and started with some words of Mrs. Mimi Israel, The

    September 21, 2018
ORLANDO-TAMPA-MIAMI

This powerful workshop offers techniques and tools to improve your client’s ability to get back to living and show them the steps they need to regain positive living. You will walk away with a new understanding of the power of transformative thought and action, and how it can impact the lives of your clients. Ligia

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PITTSBURGH-OHIO

This powerful workshop offers techniques and tools to improve your client’s ability to get back to living and show them the steps they need to regain positive living. You will walk away with a new understanding of the power of transformative thought and action, and how it can impact the lives of your clients. Ligia

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SAN DIEGO-PALM SPRINGS

This powerful workshop offers techniques and tools to improve your client’s ability to get back to living and show them the steps they need to regain positive living. You will walk away with a new understanding of the power of transformative thought and action, and how it can impact the lives of your clients. Ligia

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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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