Tuesday, October 18, 2022 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM PDT
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Buffalo Gap Saloon & Eatery 
6835 South Macadam Ave
Portland, OR 97219

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Bridget Davidson, Executive Director 
PCA Portland Chapter 
(971) 220-6442 

Overcoming the Hurdles of Our Own Making

Please join us on Tuesday, October 18, 2022, from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM at the Buffalo Gap in Portland, Oregon for "Overcoming the Hurdles of Our Own Making."
Register Now! 
Register by October 1 for early bird savings! 
Use code EARLYBIRDOCT to save $10 on your registration fee. 

Overcoming the Hurdles of Our Own Making
John Purcell 
Level 2 Certified Provider of EMDR Therapy and Professional Certified Transformational Mindset Coach

Tuesday, October 18, 2022
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM 

Buffalo Gap Saloon & Eatery
Portland, Oregon

Change is inevitable! The desire to grow and become our "best self" is admirable. How do we get the results we want in life? In John Purcell's presentation, you will learn about the science behind change and told that can be applied as you move forward in life.
What You Will Learn:
  • Understand basic brain science involved in change
  • Discover the power of "awareness" in getting past your past
  • Learn how being in the present is a gateway to bigger possibilities that ever imagined
  • Acquire tools that will help you and others to experience regulation in life
John Purcell

John Purcell is a mindset coach and EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing) clinician. His practice includes clients in 5 states, Europe and New Zealand.  John's practice is heavily influenced by current neuroscience research. 

After 38 years in Alaska as an educator and parenting coach, John discovered a new passion that would help clients experience transformational and sustainable pathways to becoming their best selves. 

John is a husband, father and grandfather. Cycling, hiking, xcskiing, music and pickle ball are among some of his interests. He is a self-proclaimed neuroscience geek.  John  has most recently published his second book, Choice Factor. 

John and his wife Roselynn spend their time together between Portland and Fairbanks, Alaska.


CCB continuing education credit will be available for this event.  

Registration Information

Includes a buffet dinner! A no-host bar will be available. 
  • Portland Chapter Members Paid in Advance: $32
  • Portland Chapter Member Paid at the Door: $37
  • Non Portland Chapter Members: $62
  • Guests Sponsored by a Portland Chapter Member: $32
Register by October 1 for early bird savings! 
Use code EARLYBIRDOCT to save $10 on your registration fee.