We bring who we are to all that we do
personally and professionally.
The more intentional we are about caring for and developing our minds, bodies, and spirits, the more passion, purpose, and inner peace we experience in every aspect of our lives, enabling us to perform at our highest levels, give the best of ourselves and increase our impact and influence.
If you are in the business of serving others, working with me will help you get better at what you do by helping you become better at who you are by nourishing your most important relationship -- the one you have with yourself.
I help purpose-driven and action-oriented educators, administrators, and your students learn "how to self" by putting the theories of self-care, self-development, self-regulation, and reflection into practice.
Are you an educator or administrator interested in
being more of who you are and more effective at what you do
to better serve your community?
Invest in yourself!
About Dr. James
Dr. Nicolette James is a master educator, coach, trainer, and entrepreneur. She serves as an administrator and full-time instructor at a suburban secondary high school and a part-time lecturer at several local colleges. Nicolette is also a staunch wellness advocate and results coach. Her passion lies in the areas of self-care, self-development, and social-emotional practices for teaching, leading, and learning. She coaches and mentors educators in pursuing their professional aspirations while cultivating and maintaining holistic healthy lives.
Nicolette is the founder of NPowered Education & Life Design and Intentional Educators, small businesses designed to support doers and difference-makers in teaching, learning, and living.
Skilled in questioning and uncovering practical solutions to life challenges, Nicolette helps purpose-driven professionals stay the course. Her proven coaching process incorporates the theories and practices of mindset, mindfulness, self-regulation, and reflection, which lead to breakthrough thinking, enhanced confidence & competence, and high-functioning self-management. In addition, her practical, non-judgmental, action-oriented approach has helped her clients achieve successes, including finding and pursuing their passions and reaching personal, academic, and professional goals.
Native to New York, Nicolette earned her doctorate from St. John’s University and holds several additional post-graduate degrees and professional certifications in various areas.
Selfing for Educators
Take a few minutes for your self
How to Reduce Anxiety Series
15-Day Affirmation Series
Find Your Focus Series
Gratitude for Breath, Mind
Calm, Confidence, Clarity
Acknowledging Negative Thoughts
Observing Our Thoughts
Who Am I?
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