Celeste Eckman Himanek is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Ph.D. Candidate, writer, speaker, consultant, and book lover. An empathic therapist and enthusiastic educator, Celeste uses EMDR, a cutting edge therapy, to help people move from trauma to transformation and work through the challenges that keep them from achieving their goals. Celeste’s mission is to help each person shine so that their light may illuminate the path not just for themselves, but for others, too. A native of Michigan, Celeste now resides in Southern Oregon with her husband, daughter, and their furry and feathered friends where they try to bring a little Christmas to every day of the year. You can find out more about her work and get a free download of the affirmations at www.realizationscounselingcenter.com.