Indigenous Author, Inspirational Speaker, Mental Health Advocate, ICU Nurse, Creator of The LiveWell Recipe, and 10 years in Recovery.
Inspiring courage with her story to make compassionate truth-telling a self-care and mental health practice of unpolished perfection for greater individual and collective well-being. Tina asks audiences to Own their Truth, Live Truthfully and Dare to trust the Truth.
Tina resides in Tkaronto (Toronto, Canada) on the traditional territory of many nations including the Mississaugas of the Credit, the Anishnabeg, the Chippewa, the Haudenosaunee and the Wendat peoples. She is a proud member of the Six Nations of the Grand River.
GATHER for HER with Tina
Tina Ruysseveldt was welcomed to GATHER for HER, a weekly conversation that answers the need for leaders who can operate within a different framework and capabilities. An up-level of perspective with a responsive skillset and a clear process to make decisions is required for this new terrain. These are wisdom gathering conversations following the PowHERhouse FireCircle model of group listening for HER.
The Secret Truth of Awkward
MORE ABOUT Tina Ruysseveldt
As the author of The Courage To Be True and the creator of the LiveWell RecipeTM, Tina’s important message of hope is informed by her own well-being journey through cancer, sobriety and recovery, and as an ICU nurse. She knows first hand that it’s not a given to wake up and be well. It is a daily practice of making positive choices and taking action.
Her story, energy, and approach invites audiences to start taking their life seriously and elevate their baseline through courageous truth telling and using her method of compassionate living. She wants you to know: she did it and you can too.
Tina's Leadership Pillars
Audiences ready to take charge of their lives and live well. Tina is ready to inspire your organization with her workshops and message of hope, helping you and your team to courageously peel back the layers and allow the truth to be your advantage. Your teams will leave equipped to actualize their dreams by bringing a deeper sense of wellness to their work and life. She is ready for you to know: when we live in truth and take responsibility for our lives, great things happen.