July 20, 2023
Have you ever woken up one day and realized…you don’t know yourself?
Even after self-reflection and looking inwards, you don’t have a clear understanding of who you are, what you want, and where you’re going. You also realize that you’ve been living for everyone else – parents, friends, family, children – and you’ve forgotten how to live for yourself.
These realizations can be extremely unsettling. You can feel lost, scared, and uncertain about where you’re going in life.
But you’re not the only one who experiences this. Most people encounter these same feelings at some point in their life, especially during times of change or major life transitions.
The good news? The fact that you’re looking inward means you’re ready to start a healing journey of self-discovery and live life for yourself. This is an essential step to develop a deeper connection to your desires and dreams – and gain unique and beneficial perspectives on life.
Before you can get started, it’s important to understand the benefits of self-discovery in the healing process – and why so many of us avoid going down this path despite these obvious benefits.
As a spiritual counselor who helps people with their self-discovery journey, I’ve seen many of my clients experience life-changing benefits like lower stress levels and overcoming past trauma.
But to gain these benefits, there might be bumps in the road that lead you astray – convincing you that avoiding the self-discovery journey altogether is a better option. The roadblocks often show up as unconscious fears and avoidance tendencies like:
We all experience roadblocks like these on our path to self-discovery. (So don’t beat yourself up too much about this!)
But the first step of self-discovery starts with acknowledging these challenges. When you understand why you’re avoiding the self-discovery process, it becomes easier to overcome these roadblocks.
You can learn to alter your avoidance behaviors, address your unconscious fears, and keep moving forward in your healing journey.
There are many reasons you might avoid the self-discovery process. But the three most common reasons I see with my clients are:
Whether one of these fears (or all of them) hits close to home for you, don’t forget: you’re not alone. Most people experience these at some point in their lives, especially during major life transitions.
As a spiritual counselor, I see so many people going down the path of avoidance because it’s easy. But choosing to look at these uncomfortable parts of yourself is much harder.
Simply reading this article means you’re already on the path of self-discovery – and heading toward the abundant healing benefits of this process.
As you dive deep into the self-discovery process, you begin to see what brings you joy – and what doesn’t. You’ll also learn more about yourself and discover who you truly are.
By walking down this path, you can stop hiding from yourself and embrace your inner power – which leads to life-changing benefits such as:
As a spiritual counselor, I firmly believe in the benefits of self-discovery. And I feel deeply called to guide people (just like you) on this journey through uncertain times, major life transitions, and personal transformations.
I can also tell you from personal experience that self-discovery allows you to find out who you truly are – and empowers you to live a more fulfilling life.
After going through my own “dark night of the soul” moment, I embarked on a personal journey of self-discovery. I didn’t want to go through it alone and sought a spiritual counselor’s loving guidance.
Through their help, I found immense relief – and knew that I wanted to provide the same level of love and compassion for others.
Because going on a journey of self-discovery can be hard. You’ll uncover soul wounds and past trauma that are holding you back – and confront uncomfortable and hidden parts of yourself to tap into your inner power.
But when you have a spiritual counselor (like me) who brings love and compassion to the process, self-discovery isn’t as scary or overwhelming.
I’ll be there to guide you through the difficult emotions that arise and ask questions that will help you dig deeper. I’ll also give you my undivided attention and hold space for your self-discovery journey using techniques like:
These healing approaches, blended with my compassion and love, will help you move forward on your healing journey – and toward the life you’ve always wanted to live.
Even though we all experience fears and avoidance tendencies, your self-discovery journey doesn’t have to feel scary, uncomfortable, painful, or uncertain. You don’t have to embark on this journey alone – because I’m here for you as a spiritual counselor.
With love and compassion, I’ll gently encourage you to start moving forward. So you can experience the incredible healing benefits of self-discovery and learn to tap into your inner power.
When you schedule a free discovery call with me, we’ll discuss the healing approaches I offer and find the one that best aligns with your healing journey.