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Kelsea Peterson, renowned for her memoir "Expensive Skin", offers an intimate glimpse into her battles with mental health, sobriety, and the path to recovery.

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Kelsea Peterson isn't just a veteran, engineer, author, coach, and speaker. She's your guiding light, embodying resilience. Despite battling borderline personality disorder, anxiety, depression, addiction, and facing a harrowing suicide attempt, she's turned her experiences into stepping stones. In her book "Expensive Skin", she shares these struggles, ensuring you know you're not alone. Kelsea stresses the importance of aligning your identity with your goals, advocating for a 30-day sobriety challenge and daily workouts. In her workshops, she equips you with vital coping skills, urging you to remain present amidst overpowering emotions. She also offers an enlightening 'Fear Inventory', guiding you in replacing outdated survival thoughts. Moreover, she aids you in crafting a steadfast purpose statement, a reliable anchor in stormy seas. With Kelsea's journey and teachings, you'll witness the unmatched power of resilience and self-belief.

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