Work with Angela, online or in-person
An experienced therapist who is obsessed with how you use your time, focus and energy.
Hi, I'm Angela
I am really excited you are here as we must have a common interest; using our time, energy and focus well. I have the belief that the time we have is precious and in an age of distraction it is becoming difficult for us all to focus on the things that truly matter to us. Whether this is our kids, our work, our health or our relationships. With distractions and noise surrounding us we are finding it difficult to filter them out leaving us unfulfilled and questioning how in the world we are going to keep up.
I have been working with for the last 20 years as an Occupational Therapist and have been on a quest to see how we can focus on what is important to us by understanding how we think, how we learn and how we engage with the world around us. But along the way I too became distracted, I too have found it difficult to filter the noise of what can be done, what I haven't done and what I think I should have done. After sustaining a brain injury at 17 years old finding a way to work with a brain that was often tired or distracted became an obsession for me to help both kids and adults better understand what distracts them and how to create an environment that supported them to thrive.
My work has led me into schools working alongside teachers supporting them to build learning environments to cater for the diverse learning needs of all kids. It has also led me into corporate environments where distraction is a constant source of wasted time, energy and resources and employers are looking for ways to cater for the diverse needs of employees and help them balance work satisfaction and productivity. I have shared my messages of finding calm and thriving in the age of distraction across multiple sectors and industries through my key notes and workshops. I am so honoured to do the work I do.
I am very proud to have authored 2 books, The Power of Conscious Choice and Switch Off, how to find calm in a noisy world which both helped me to go deeper on how we can make better decisions about where we focus our attention and thrive.
My purpose is to help us learn the tools that allow us to stay connected to what is important to us despite the distractions that can pull us off our course. I look forward to working with you.
Take a look below at the ways we can work together.
Angela at your event
Angela’s infectious energy and relatable, open approach have captivated audiences across all sectors. An ideal speaker for events focused on professionals and educators wanting to learn the tools to stay focused in the age of distraction.
Key note presentations and event workshops include;
- The Art of Focus. A Framework for Success.
- Harnessing a Switch Off Mindset.
- Focused Learning for Busy Brains.
- Parenting in the Age of Disractions.
- Cultivating CALM Families
No matter the topic Angela focuses on simplifying the overwhelm we all face by offering practical strategies we can use to keep up with the pace of life.Book Angela for your event
Hear from happy clients!
Mum of 4
Working with Angela has been a turning point in how my husband and I understand our kids. With ages ranging from 15 to 7 we are always looking for new ways to engage with them and help them build resilience and be proud of who they are. I loved the practical and easy to implement tips Angela provides. It has been a game-changer for my family.
Mum of 4
As a Mum of 4 kids – 16 through to a newborn! – life is busy! And keeping up with the changes that kids are facing is exhausting, with each new phase of development we’re faced with new challenges. Having a resource Angela provides helps me navigate the world of parenting in a caring, supported and informative way that gives me confidence in my parenting and in my children’s future.
Book a focus session with Angela
Sometimes we feel stuck and we just can't see the next best step. Angela is a master at cutting through the noise and getting to the core of what is really going in and then how to move forward. Angela offers limited spaces for private sessions where you get to work with her in helping you shape the next best step for you or your business. Sessions are conducted online so it doesn't matter where you are getting unstuck and refocused is possible. In the program you will cover;
- Your immediate need and long-term goals.
- Where you are getting stuck and distracted.
- An action plan to help you know your next best step.
- Strategies on how to stay focused and achieve the goals that matter to you.
Hear from happy clients!
Parent Assembly Cluster Coordinator
We have been extremely privileged to have Angela Lockwood present to a number of parents in our school communities across the Lismore Diocese and most recently at our Diocesan Parent Assembly Representative Gathering. After a disruptive couple of years Angela set the scene for our parents to reflect, review and refocus themselves and their families. Angela has also shared with our school communities strategies for parents on how to create a calm family life and on understanding sensory behaviours in children.
Angela’s presentations are always very informative and engaging. The stories and examples Angela shares are relatable and easily applied in family life and her “down to earth” approach is appreciated by parents wanting the best for their children. Angela is dynamic, engaging and inspiring, delivering messages that resonate with all in our parent community. I highly recommend Angela Lockwood
Principal, St Anthony's Primary School
The pace of life these days contributes to a sense of always feeling like we have too much to do and not enough time to do it so we constantly feel overwhelmed, stressed and anxious.
Collaborating with the expertise of a health professional such as Angela Lockwood has enabled all in the school community to realise how to be proactive in taking responsibility for our own health and well-being. Building community partnerships and working relationships between schools and health services enables us to provide additional support and resources for students and their families. We can learn so much from each other.
By working with Angela you will ...
- Gain a deep understanding of your needs in a way you may not have ever thought of.
- Learn how to create a vision that matters to you.
- Have access to an experienced professional who has the runs on the board in working helping people thrive in the face of overwhelm.
- Have the support you need through a mix of practical, insightful and intuitive methods that will meet you where you are at with strategies you need to hear.
- See that life does not have to be overwhelming all the time.
- Be in an environment where you feel safe to not have all the answers.
- Have a laugh because although life can be tough at times, it was never meant to be boring!
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