Flavio Iammarino holds a Ph.D in Behavioural Science with a Major in Social Work and Clinical Hypnosis. He is a published author, motivational speaker and clinical counsellor with more than 30 years of experience in the field of personal development and mental enhancement performance. He is world renowned for his amazing ability to affect profound changes in people within an impressively short period of time.
Over the past 10 years, Flavio has been working with Olympic caliber as well as professional athletes spanning three continents. He has trained and instructed in the martial arts for over 30 years also involving Zen meditation techniques and holds a 5th degree black belt in karate. Flavio’s clinical counselling addresses a wide range of issues — anxiety, depression, and post traumatic stress (PTS) are just a few of the areas he treats. His practice also encompasses corporate and educational seminars both in Canada and internationally and he also provides mental sports enhancement training with athletes from a variety of athletic backgrounds.
His extensive knowledge, which enabled Flavio to be so highly successful within athletic and corporate arenas, is now being applied as instrumental strategies in his role as Director of the Emotional Health & Wellness Centre in the Niagara Region. Flavio has also worked closely with top corporate executives of major corporations. Assisting with executive personnel motivation strategies to increase performance and communication, his teachings resulted in increased productivity and improved sales/marketing objectives.
His high success rate combined with glowing client testimonials, has led to establishing Flavio’s excellent reputation as an effective and skilled therapist who now works largely on referrals from physicians, psychologists and lawyers. One physician who regularly refers patients to Flavio is quoted saying, “He dares to counsel patients who have exhausted all other forms of treatment… and he succeeds!”
More recently, Flavio has taught at Brock University to help students prepare for the GMAT providing strategies to eliminate fear of exams and techniques such as “Five Steps to Success.” Flavio has also co-written the book, “Make It Happen”, as a guide for choosing the right career path for high school and college students. Currently Flavio is writing another book entitled “The Book – The Power of Being Whole” in conjunction with seminars he is currently booking.
His seminar on “The Power Of Being Whole” and “Stress And How It Affects Body & Mind” is an incredibly powerful teaching that helps people remove blocks built over a lifetime of emotional stress. He discovered the techniques, of how to help people become whole, in his therapy practice over the last ten years working with clients and the myriad of issues he has treated.
Currently, in addition to carrying on his practice both in the Niagara Region and Toronto, Flavio is establishing a new venture, which offers seminars, both to companies and to the public. Flavio is a powerful motivational speaker and is available to lecture on a variety of topics dealing with the overall improvement of one’s quality of life.