Todd Smith

Todd Smith, a former school psychologist, is founder and director of enLīven Wellness Life Coaching, Toledo's premier personal growth practice. It is Todd's mission to create a world in which people stop chasing dreams and start making their biggest aspirations actually live and breathe by stepping into their boldest challenges and committing to a life of  incredible personal growth. In his "spare time", Todd is most often spending his hours with his three talented and athletic kids at ballet, track, gymnastics, soccer, and other various activities or playing a sport himself. Todd helps clients set and achieve their biggest personal development goals by understanding their core values and crafting a vision that will guide their daily choices and actions. "Whether you believe you can do a thing or not, you are right." — Henry Ford

“The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.” – Ralph Nader

“The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.” – Ralph Nader You have heard the saying, “lead, follow, or get out of the way.” It think we usually see each element of that statement as mutually exclusive, but I have been thinking about that a lot lately. In fact, it recently …

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“To become a master at any skill, it takes the total effort of your heart, mind, and soul working together in tandem.” ~ Maurice Young

“To become a master at any skill, it takes the total effort of your heart, mind and soul working together in tandem.” – Maurice Young I think when we work at things only from the mental aspect, our  interest quickly wanes and we just start going through the motions. When we put our heart and …

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All of the Labels You’ve Been Given Don’t Have to Stick – Todd Smith Quote

All of the Labels You’ve Been Given Don’t Have to Stick Any labels you deal with that seem excessively “sticky” and hard to detach from who you really are? I often hear people say, “I’m so ADD”. Remember that labels are human constructs. They are a part of language to describe characteristics and they carry …

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From Mastodons to Emails, How Breathing Can Save Your Life

Imagine with me that you are out on the land with your clan for a hunting expedition. Spear in hand, you enter a clearing, slowly, cautiously, stepping along a line of thickets holding amongst its prickled strands, plump crimson berries. You halt your weary tribe-mates for some much needed nourishment. In short time, you sense a …

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My Kombucha Recipe

While this may not relate to coaching or counseling, it relates to health and the gut biome which strongly connects to our mental well-being, so I will share MY recipe for kombucha.[amd-zlrecipe-recipe:2] Ingredients:   Todd SmithTodd Smith, a former school psychologist, is founder and director of enLīven Wellness Life Coaching, Toledo’s premier personal growth practice. It …

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What It Takes to Totally Kill It as a Coaching Client

Successful clients demonstrate certain characteristics that allow them to make the most of our session together. The characteristics I am speaking of most likely represent you if you are reading this and are as follows: Open to hearing my observations as an objective party only interested in your growth. Truly willing to step outside of …

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