you get one life, are you living it fully?

"I work with people who have big dreams and huge goals. They want to make a difference in the world but they’re stuck, scared, and overwhelmed. I help them restore hope, figure out where to begin, and make a plan so they can step into their brilliance!"

 
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it is possible.

Change is a narrow path that many choose not to take. If you have dreamed of life where you have peace and joy (inside + out) then you have found the right spot.

you are not alone.

Do you know what you want but can't seem to get there? Feel alone in the process or just simply overwhelmed? You are not alone and don't have to do it alone. You will be supported and accountable to leading a brand new beginning.

you are brave.

If you are looking for a way to change and find inner freedom from bad habits, holding yourself back, or just playing it safe then you are ready for this.

fear has no power.

Fear keeps most people living a life of survival and lacking true love, connection and purpose. I know, because I used to live there. But you don't have to spend another day in that space. The expansion and joyfulness is ready if you are.  

squash fear. 

This is a big deal and big investment and it should be, because this is your one and beautiful life. My role is leading you in designing, planning and making sure this dream of yours happens. Most often the things that hold us back are within us, our own anxiety or confusion. Don't waste another day waiting.

powered by love.

This is my gift and what I have done for 16 years. I know what works and what doesn't. I will lead you with an open heart and hand. I am sure if you reading this, something has lead you here and don't be afraid.  I know you can do this.  So leap into possibility of your dreams.

Get Ready For Results.

Wellness Coaching is not for faint of heart and will produce results that will radically shift how you feel everyday.  Not only will it change you but can create a ripple effect to positively influence all those around you (friends and family).  You will be living life free on the inside which is where it all begins my friend. There is love here to free you up to live the life you have always dreamed about it. It's time for you to share that beauty with the world and light it up.

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"I believe being well in mind, body and spirit is a human right."

Amy Mattila loves seeing people move and create new habits and positive lifestyle changes. She is Credited Mayo Clinic Wellness Coach, Certified as International Coach with International Coaching Federation, B.A. in Public Health and teaches self-care workshops for Mayo Clinic’s Cancer Education Center on wellbeing, holistic health and behavioral change, positive psychology, nutrition and how to facilitate positive change and live life by your own design. Amy created Mayo clinic’s first primary care wellness coaching program and has had the honor of working with thousands of clients/patients to see them create freedom from fear and embrace love in all its forms.

Amy thrives with providing individuals, organizations and corporations with life balance through holistic healthcare practices, wellness education, stress management, lifestyle modification, nutrition, fitness, goal setting and creative problem-solving. 

COACHING Philosophy

My approach to coaching is one of empathy, optimism and trust in your ability to change. The wellness education I provide is backed in scientific evidence and holistic (mind, body, spirit) in nature.

Credentials

  • B.S. Holistic Health and Wellness, Metropolitan State University
  • Mayo Clinic Health and Wellness Certified Coach, Rochester MN
  • CHIP Facilitator (Complete Health Improvement Program)
  • National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC)
  • Credentialed ICF Member (International Coaching Federation)
  • Certified Mayo Clinic Wellness / Health Coach, Diabetes Certified Coach
  • Tobacco Cessation Coaching Certification, University of Massachusetts
  • Wellness Coaching Mastery Certification (clinical setting + patient care)
  • Holistic Practitioner, Certified Massage Therapist/Bodyworker, Aromatherapist, Trinity College, San Francisco CA
  • Certified AFAA Group Fitness Instructor (Barre, Pilates)

Memberships

  • Mayo Clinic Cancer Education Center - Creative Renewal Group
  • National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC)

 

 

 

Well-being Resources

These are some things I have created as a gift for you. Feel free to use and spread the love. May love and joy be your allies today. 

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Audio Book on Goals

Every wonder how in the world to make a goal happen? I will read from my new (not yet on the shelves) book. 

Wellness Galore

MORE GOODIES

Don't stop here, there are a plethora of resources for your every wellness and lifestyle need. 

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Live Well Blog

This is my weekly blog that share insights, questions I get and my own curiosities. Subscribe here for weekly wellness to your inbox. 

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“THIS APPROACH MIRRORS THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A PERSONAL WELLNESS COACH AND HER CLIENT, ONLY ON THE PAGE.”

MY Book, Hello Gorgeous... 

It’s hard to change. I know this firsthand. I’ve been in the business of lifestyle change (behavioral change) for over fifteen years. And as one of Mayo Clinic’s “Innovative Leaders” in the area of wellbeing and lifestyle, I am intimately familiar with what moves people through the levels of change (Transtheoretical Model of Change) with the most ease and grace. I also know what freezes people in their tracks, makes them flee or fight against adopting the very habits they desire.

Creating the lifestyle of one’s dreams is within anyone’s reach—and there is no secret handshake. Instead, the only secret is a ten step system, that when utilized, can liberate anyone from fear, stagnation, or simply a mediocre life.

This is personal to me. I know firsthand what it feels like to be in a place of fear, or for lack of a better word “stuck”. For much of my life, I felt as if I were on the outside looking in—as if everyone else knew the password to success and feeling inner peace. Everyone but me. Simply surviving life rather than truly living it stems from many things. For me, it was years of grappling with health issues that left me feeling lost, both physically and spiritually. I’ve had three open heart surgeries, anxiety disorder and bouts of depression. Needless to say, I was often misunderstood.

I thought the way I was “living” my life was indeed a permanent condition. One day I got tired of being afraid—so much so that I decided to step straight into the storm of my fears. Toe to toe with the lies I had been telling myself (or been told / taught), I confronted them. One-by-one. I discredited them and took away the power they had over me. It was a battle that took all my courage, strength and faith, but it paid dividends. I wasn’t the only one who saw the changes and I started to share how I transformed with others. They too transformed and experienced inner freedom for the first time in their lives. It was then that I decided to share these tools.

My audience is the everyday person: the working mom, the barista, the entrepreneur, the artist, the bus driver, the teacher, the farmer, you, me. This program is for anyone challenged by physical illness, sickness or chronic and acute disease. This program is for the sensitive person (‘gentle flowers’ I call them); the dreamer, the helper and caretaker. This program is for people in recovery, anyone who struggles with fear, anxiety, depression—anything that is holding them back from living a fearless life.

Once we’ve lived with these kinds of challenges, it can feel impossible to relearn how to live without fear. Only when we surrender our old ways and allow for God’s gentle transformation will true beauty come forth and provide healing in a way you could never do on your own. Slowly we unwind from the mess of our life circumstances, our past and our faulty beliefs. All of this inner work become a landscape of peace, freedom and beauty. The body then reflects this transformation outwardly, like beauty for ashes.

HELLO GORGEOUS is a wellness coach in a box. It offers a straightforward, inspiring guide to getting “unstuck” once and for all so you can live the life you’ve dreamed of. By utilizing a holistic model of change for the individual, it offers the reader tools to reconfigure her lifestyle choices in order to enhance autonomy and longevity. Based on a holistic integrative coaching paradigm of health versus disease, HELLO GORGEOUS contains tools and steps that allow the reader to facilitate and utilize what’s already inside of her.