Finding your Purpose: A Strength-Based Approach | The MilSpo’s Guide to Self-Care

by | May 7, 2016 | Uncategorized

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with Katie Christy | Activate Your Talent

As military spouses, we often have a hard time figuring out exactly what we do best, especially as we’re asked to constantly volunteer for various military-related events, causes, and functions year-round. But being able to find your strengths are important. Why wouldn’t you want to be doing something that not only you love, but also that you’re good at? [Click to Tweet]




  • How to find your natural talent and turn it into a usable strength.
  • What a Strength Domain is and how that shapes who we are.
  • A common language to communicate strengths in a humble and authentic manner with those closest to us.
  • Strategies for utilizing our strengths at home, the office, in our relationships, and on a wellness journey.

Group Coaching Session:

We will host a coaching session with Katie Christy on Wednesday, May 18 via Google Hangouts at 8 p.m. EST. An email reminder will go out to all registrants Sunday, May 15 

Space will be limited to those who RSVP first. The link to join will be emailed the morning of the meeting to those who have been selected to participate.  Session will be recorded and posted here afterwards. 


Book Club:




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Based out of North Carolina, Arete Tea is a military spouse owned small batch tea company offering unique blends, as well as single varietals that are both Certified Fair Trade and Organic. You can find Arete at, and on Facebook and Instagram

about Katie Christy

Katie Christy is the founder and CEO of Activate Your Talent. An Army spouse, Katie loves helping people understand their natural talents and how to leverage that knowledge to be more effective. She is a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach, Accredited Financial Planner, and CrossFit Level 1 Coach. Katie gets serious energy from helping people and organizations discover and utilize their strengths. She currently lives in North Carolina with her husband and children.

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InDependent makes wellness accessible and creates opportunities for all military spouses to connect for friendship, accountability, and inspiration.

We envision a time when all military spouses thrive through connection to community and resources that results in healthy decision-making for themselves and their families.