Michael Diettrich-Chastain

Michael Diettrich-Chastain is a Coach, Licensed Professional Counselor, Consultant and Blogger. Michael combines his unique background of working in mental health, management and training to provide coaching, counseling and consulting services to individuals and organizations. Michael provides leadership coaching and personal coaching for individuals interested in expanding their strengths and effectiveness in work and life.

Michael has presented internationally on a wide variety of topics within the personal development and interpersonal dynamic arena. He is founder of Synergy Consulting and Counseling in Asheville, NC. Michael's organizational workshops focus on building personal awareness so that the human side of business can flourish! He writes weekly on his blog and his writings have been featured on Monster.com, Comidor, Daily Worth, Livestrong, Evercoach and The Washington Post.

For more information, please visit pathtosynergy.com.

Entries by Michael Diettrich-Chastain

How You Can Be Mindful, Courageous and Adventurous

Compassion, love, courage, patience, kindness, forgiveness and faith. These are basic tenants found in most philosophies, spiritual practices and religions globally. These are also answers to many of the pains that you may experience. Find out the power of these principles through practice. It seems that there is always an opportunity to express one if not all of these in any given situation. In dealing with hardships, pain or confusion it seems that there are always two roads to take – one of faith and love or one of fear. Having a daily practice of some sort allows for mindfulness… Read more.