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Amberly Lago

Tap Into Your Superpower Of Resilience

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  • TEDx Speaker
  • Former Nike Sponsored Athlete & Nationally Recognized Fitness Coach
  • Bestselling Author
  • Podcast Host

Amberly Lago is TEDx Speaker, Podcast Host, Coach, Entrepreneur, and a leading expert in the field of resilience and transformation. She is the best-selling author of “True Grit and Grace” and empowers people around the world by sharing her story how she turned a tragedy into triumph.

At age 38, Amberly’s life was turned upside down when she was hit by an SUV while riding her motorcycle. Recovering from 34 surgeries to save her leg from amputation, she was diagnosed with an incurable chronic pain disease. As a result, she lost her fitness business and had zero self-confidence.

Hopeless after trying any and everything for her chronic pain, she spiraled into a depression.

She wanted to give up.

Then one night while she was lying in her hospital bed, her life flashed before her eyes…

She remembered something her grandfather had said, “You have a shovel in your hand. You can either lean on it and pray for a hole or start digging.”

Right then and there, she realized she had a choice. She could either give up and give into the pain or start digging and fight to create something positive out of her circumstances.

Today, Amberly is a true inspiration of motivation and resilience.

Through her book, coaching methods, and workshops she has curated unique tools to teach others how to tap into their superpower of resilience and persevere through any of life’s challenges. She offers hope and solutions for anyone (like her) to live life to the fullest. Amberly has most recently been featured on NBC’s The Today Show, The Doctors, Hallmark, and has contributed to magazines such as Shape, Fit Pregnancy, Health, Keynote Speaker Magazine and Disability Magazine.

True Grit and Grace - Turning Tragedy into Triumph

If you are looking for a resilience speaker who will provide an unforgettable and moving experience for your event, you just found her. Amberly Lago is a former elite athlete, professional dancer and fitness trainer sponsored by Nike, whose life was forever altered by a horrific motorcycle accident that shattered her right leg. Despite the 1% chance she was given of saving her leg she chose to keep it and overcame 34 surgeries, months in the hospital and thousands of hours of excruciating physical therapy. she was determined to save not only her leg, but her career, her dreams, and her dignity.

Her unwavering commitment to regain her active lifestyle transformed her tragedy into a victory. The same internal fire that she needed to heal her life is exactly what has given her professional success as well. Science shows that the ability to have a sense of well-being and tap into your resilience in the face of adversity, is directly linked to the bottom line of your business.

She motivates, inspires, and encourages listeners to find resilience in their own difficulties and is a fierce advocate for others who, like her, live with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Her story proves that any challenge can be overcome with the support of others, grit, a sense of gratitude, and a belief in oneself.

Listeners learn tools that will up level their mindset so they can clear roadblocks, access their superpower of resilience, and reach their highest potential.

Takeaways:

Strengthen your resilience and ignite the inner fire of passion and purpose

How to build grit to persevere through any of life’s challenges

Grace to love yourself and leave a legacy of kindness

Support and encouragement from your community

Establish a foundation for wellbeing mentally, physically, emotionally, and spiritually

Deepen resilience through self-awareness

Overcome adversity and develop mental toughness

Inspire compassionate leadership

Harness hope and ignite the human spirit

Achieve Peak Performance

How to build confidence in the face of adversity

P.A.C.E.R. - The Chronic Pain Strategy That Changed My Life

If you want a proven method for living with chronic pain and choosing to thrive despite it, this is the talk for you. In her moving and thought-provoking keynote, Amberly teaches listeners how to turn pain to purpose and harness hope with her signature PACER Method. Her life was turned upside down after a near death motorcycle accident, 34 surgeries to save her leg from amputation and being diagnosed with an incurable disease Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, dubbed “the suicide disease.” She reveals her personal journey from absolute loss and being hopeless, to forgiveness and understanding, and finally to success and a life beyond anything she could have imagined.

Through her story telling, authenticity, genuine inspiration and a unique perspective, Amberly weaves empathy, humor and real-life lessons, allowing the audience to study what she learned on each step of her path. Her life experience and the proven strategies she’s created to understand and maximize resilience resonate with companies whose core values include perseverance, grit, passion, and team building. And for audiences living with chronic pain, she delivers a powerful message of hope and inspiration. Amberly is a fierce advocate for others living with chronic pain from CRPS and holds a weekly support group called “Pain to Purpose” for having conversations that matter and making connections that count.

In this program you’ll learn:

How to turn pain to purpose, be resilient, and thrive with the P.A.C.E.R. Method

Strategies for being active, healthy, and vibrant despite setbacks

Regulate reactions to pain

How your diagnosis doesn’t define you

Building confidence in the face of adversity

Getting out of the comparison trap

Combatting pain with endorphins

How to live a better, more meaningful life even when living with chronic pain

Developing better sleep habits

Moving your body to move your mood

Habits to win the day and be the victor of your life

Fight or flight and keeping your calm

Building a supportive community and rebuilding relationships

Connection is the opposite of addiction

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