Colleen Lightbody

THE WAY OF THE MINDFUL WARRIOR – A BrainWise journey through liminality and possibility.

An introduction to the concept of the liminal space as opportunity for transformation. Mindfulness, explored through neuroscience and sacred constructs, is seen as a means to navigate our liminal spaces to find wisdom, acceptance and peace of mind.  The BrainWise model of Meditation, Intentionality and Consciousness are used to access liminal spaces with head hands, heart and spirit.


Dr Colleen Lightbody is the owner of Brainwise: Mastery Through Neuroscience. She is a respected Coach, Trainer, and International Speaker. Her global experience includes clients in the Asia-Pacific Region, the United States, Europe as well as throughout Africa. Her specific area of expertise lies in Neuroscience, Mindfulness, Brain-based Learning, Personal and Professional Coaching, and Emotional Intelligence. She is becoming known as “The Brain Guru” through her writing for blogs and magazines, as well as in television and radio interviews.

In addition to a private, global coaching practice, Colleen also has over 12 000 hours of training and coaching experience working with personal, professional and corporate clients. Colleen has a master’s degree in leadership through the University of Johannesburg; a Postgraduate Diploma in Neuroleadership through Middlesex University; and a Ph.D. in Mindfulness and Leadership.

Her positive and energetic style reflects the passion she has for her career and people, as well as a life living her core purpose of being a catalyst for change. From climbing Kilimanjaro and Everest Base Camp to achieving Provincial Colours in both Cycling and Triathlon, completing many Iron Man Challenges, cycling races, and ultra-marathons, Colleen Walks the Walk of Personal Mastery. She has achieved respect and credibility in her career and personal life. For this she is in demand as an accomplished and inspirational Motivational Speaker, receiving a standing ovation at a TEDx event.

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Free personal mindfulness training session with Dr Lightbody

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