Dana Arcuri is an anointed speaker who has the gift for encouraging, empowering, and inspiring women and men to transform their lives.
Faith Inspired Speaker:
Is your mom's group, wellness group, women's group, church, or retreat seeking a speaker for your next event? Dana Arcuri's passion for encouraging others shines through her inspiring message combined with transparency and humor to captivate her audience.
Hope for Your Weary Soul - As females, we are nurturers. We tend to care for everyone else, yet place our own selves on the back burner. Sometimes, this could lead to burnout. Or an emotional meltdown with or without chocolate. Utter depletion physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Dana shares simple steps to encourage, educate, and empower you to be transformed into the beautiful woman you were destined to be.
Keep On Keeping On - Do you need hope and sustaining faith in the midst of overwhelm? Dana transparently shares her harrowing journey in which she nearly lost her life. Following her diagnosis of fibromyalgia and clinical depression, she's slammed with toxic prescription interactions, which starts a wild roller coaster ride spinning her life out of control. Hanging onto a thread of hope, Dana walks you through her battle to share how she leaned on faith and a holistic lifestyle change to overcome her darkest trials.
Natural Help For Emotions That Have You Laughing, Crying, & Losing It With Horrific Meltdowns - Are roller coaster emotions getting you down? Learn realistic steps to naturally reduce depression, insomnia, and daily stress. Practice self-help methods to improve your quality of life and to take back control of your health.
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Upcoming Speaking on TV:
Gabapentin Awareness & My Story - On August 9, 2018, I had the exciting opportunity to be interviewed for a featured news story about my rock bottom Fibromyalgia experience with Gabapentin, also known as Neurontin. This will air on WPXI in Pittsburgh, PA and WSBTV in Atlanta, Georgia. Stay tuned to the dates my interview will be aired.
Recent Speaking Event:
It Is Well: Body, Mind, Soul - May 19, 2018
Women's Power Surge Conference
My topic was Hope for the Weary Soul in which I encouraged, inspired, and empowered women to practice simple steps to improve their physical, emotional, and spiritual wellness.
Past Speaking Events:
Authentic Hope, Virtual Facebook event; April 26, 2014. Inspiring Authors & Speakers, Beth Jones and I, presented a FREE event to provide women encouragement and genuine hope. Through pre-recorded video presentations, we shared our personal trials, how we rose above our unfathomable opposition, and clung to hope.
Five Keys To Complete Your Book & Turn Your Dream Into A Reality, Teleseminar; January 25, 2014 Aspiring writer? Hoping to finish your book? Whether you are a beginner or seasoned writer, learn five important steps to turn your writing passion into a reality. Topics of discussion:
~ Daily Writing
~ Clarity & Direction
~ Writing Timelines
~ Visualizing Goals
~ Writing Critique Groups
Natural Help For Emotions That Have You Laughing, Crying, & Losing It With Horrific Meltdowns, Teleseminar; August 29, 2013
This one hour event covered natural steps to reduce depression, anxiety, insomnia, and daily stress. It included practical self-help methods to improve the quality of life and to take back control of your health.
The Treasure Within, Teleseminar; April 13, 2013
I had the opportunity to join Laurie Jeron along with other beauty experts to speak on the topic of fibromyalgia and how it impacts self-esteem. By sharing my own personal journey with fibromyalgia, I empowered women to persevere during chronic pain, to find their identity in Christ, and to strengthen their faith.
Couple's Valentine's Dinner, Monroeville Assembly of God Church, Pittsburgh, PA; February 2009
My husband and I facilitated the 'Dating Game' during a Valentine's Day dinner event for entertainment.
Burn Survivor Workshop, West Penn Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA; May 2000
I had the honor of being invited as a professional beauty expert to speak about self-esteem and how it impacts the lives of burn survivors. In addition, I demonstrated camouflage makeup techniques on a burn survivor to enhance their self-image.
Ministry of Mothers, Riverside Community Church, Oakmont, PA; September 1995 to September 1996
As the Founder of this mom's group, I coordinated and led monthly events. The speaking topics included motherhood, marriage, faith, and advocating for our children's education.
Look Good Feel Better, St. Margaret Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA; June 1998 to March 1999.
Facilitate skin care and makeup workshops for female cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy and/or radiation. The Look Good Feel Better program is offered by the American Cancer Society.d