Discovering Your Passion | Dr. Joan speaks with Jamar Part 1

Discovering your passion is one of the greatest gifts that you can have. It takes you through a journey of self-discovery and self-approval rather than being dependent on external approval. Some people find their passion quite easily, others have to go through a long process to discover what they are passionate about. And this could take doing things you are not passionate about to find your passion. First, you have to decide to be yourself and know that it takes work to sit down, meditate, reflect, find your passion, and ask “What is my goal?”

In this episode of Hey, I’m Listening, Dr. Joan speaks with Jamar Root about Discovering Your Passion

Jamar Root is an Inspirational Speaker that aims to inspire the world to find and live through their passion. He also hosts a show and podcast called The Root of Everything which has the same mission. On the side, Jamar also runs his own Micro Content Business where he helps podcasters turn their full episodes into short-form content from Instagram, TikTok, and Youtube Shorts. He is also a 2022 college graduate from Temple University with a bachelor's degree in Sports and Recreation Management. He now resides in Dallas, Texas where he is originally from.

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What you can expect from this episode

00:24 Welcome and Introduction

01:25 Jamar talks about his passion and how he discovered it 

03:19 What is passion?

05:53 What is your goal after discovering your passion? 

07:10 Jamar talks about the strategy he uses for success

09:00 Listening to feedback and using it to accelerate to the next level

10:48 How do you discover your passion?

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About Dr. Joan

Dr. Joan Samuels-Dennis, Ph.D., is an award-winning Canadian speaker and authority on trauma recovery, reconciliation, and forgiveness. Joan has specialized in promoting the mental health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities for over a decade through her groundbreaking trauma recovery strategy, The Forgiveness Method.

Her career as an individual, couples, and family psychotherapist has helped countless people heal from their past, transform their mental health, overcome challenges, and reclaim their lives.

In 2016, she founded Becoming Inc., and in 2020 she founded the Village of Peace not-for-profit organization. Dr. Joan is the author of 490: Forgive and Live Fearlessly, Forgive: Master The Art of Letting Go and Becoming the Journey to Love, and the mind behind the revolutionary new therapeutic modality and certification “The Forgiveness Method” launching in 2023.

Dr. Joan is a Jamaican-Canadian Toronto native who lives in the beautiful community of Kamloops, B.C., alongside her loving husband and family.
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