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Today, Stephynie is speaking with Bestselling Author, Keynote Speaker, Podcast Host, and Health Coach Amberly Lago.
Amberly started her speaking career after her life was deeply altered and her world was completely changed in May 2010. While riding her motorcycle in Woodland Hills, CA, she was hit by an SUV and thrown thirty feet down a busy street. Her right leg took the brunt of the impact and was crushed almost beyond repair.
After a lengthy hospital stay and 34 surgeries, doctors were able to fuse her leg together and repair her severed femoral artery despite the one percent odds of saving it and the initial recommendation to amputate.
Today, Amberly is on a mission to give back and has helped people all over the world with her resiliency training that has enabled thousands to regain their lives and existence by overcoming the obstacles and challenges that were holding them hostage previously
On this episode of Spin IT, they will look at just how Amberly was able to find the inner strength and courage to battle adversity one surgery at a time and ultimately find a way to Spin life in her direction and serve as an inspiration to all.
03:12 - Amberly’s Life Before Her Accident
09:15 - Is resiliency innate or is it learned?
11:40 - The word PACER and what that means
13:21 - Amberly’s struggle with CRPS
17:26 - Amputation or not? How Amberly kept her leg.
20:00 - How Amberly processed the trauma from her accident
23:29 - If you need help, ASK for it!
32:17 - Walk through it, not around it
32:44 - Amberly’s New Book
35:21 - How Amberly succeeded through social media
38:20 - Amberly’s biggest obstacle that she was able to turn into an opportunity
42:30 - Who Amberly’s book is for
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