Are you ready

to transform your

pain to purpose

by practicing

intentional self-love? 

Life Coach Shereka

is here to help! 


ABOUT Shereka

Shereka is the co-founder of Family Strategists, LLC and author of Proceeding from Pain to Purpose: To Embark on Your Destiny Workbook. As a Certified Professional Life Coach for Parents and Children and a Certified Financial Social Worker, Shereka is passionate about helping people transform their lives after painful experiences. 

Shereka does not only bring training as a master's level social worker to her practice as a life coach, which helps her to meet clients where they are, but she also brings life experiences in which she overcame her own pain to live her purpose. As a social worker, Shereka specializes in healthy relationships and violence prevention. 

Shereka has been a professional life coach for over 7 years, but her greatest accomplishments are being a wife and mother. Shereka earned her initial life coaching certification from The Life Coach Institute of Orange County, and she received her specialized training from the Academy for Coaching Parents International. She earned a Master of Social Work from Boston University and a Master of Human Resources from Western Carolina. Shereka is a proud of alumna of North Carolina Central University with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications.


Proceeding From Pain to purpose

The Workbook

In The Proceeding from Pain to Purpose: To Embark on Your Destiny Workbook, Shereka describes how to deal with wounds from the past and work through negative emotions to live a fulfilling life that inspires others. This book is in no way a substitute for professional counseling, but it will help those who have already sought professional help to continue the amazing spiritual journey to connect to themselves and their destiny through 10 action steps. 

The Life Coaching Progam 

This From Pain to Purpose life coaching program combines the 10 action steps of Proceeding from Pain to Purpose: To Embark on Your Destiny Workbook with 15 hours of personalized, one-on-one coaching with Shereka. Shereka expounds upon the workbook with meaningful goal-setting exercises, to prepare you to share your story and engage in  purpose-driven endeavors to positively impact the lives of others. 

2020 Coaching Client

The Proceeding from Pain to Purpose Workbook has changed my life by helping me to recognize how previous hurt impacts my life today. It also empowers me to use that same pain to help others. 

Domestic Violence Shelter Director

Proceeding from Pain to Purpose was a great resource for me! I used the workbook to help facilitate several support groups working with women fleeing from domestic violence. The workbook was a useful tool to help clients work through an array of emotions. 

Jacqueline Parks-Leach, Therapist

I've used the Proceeding from Pain to Purpose Workbook in many ways. Several of my clients have survived trauma. The fact of knowing they are not alone is life altering for my clients! They are able to identify and relate to many of the emotions. I LOVE this book and will continue to use it! 


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