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Carpe Diem Education

Pacia Life Portland, Executive Director, Sarah Persha was happy to announce that Carpe Diem Education is an official member of the American Gap Association! Sarah states, “What a privilege to be an advisor/trainer to their wonderful teams, all leaving Wednesday with their students to every continent! Thank you for being such wonderful guides to young adults.”

Pacia Life is proud to continue our partnerships with organizations around the world and our role in sponsoring, pre-screening, preparing students, guiding and traveling with young adults in exploring the world we live in!

 

September 15th, 2017|Young Adults|

TEDx Salt Lake City VIP community event.

Pacia Life has been a partner and consultant to TEDx Salt Lake City since 2014. Randy and Lara Oakley have played a supportive role with visionary Anna Decker Smyth. In this short talk during a VIP dinner with the 2017 sponsors, speakers, and committees that put on the event, Randy shares the evolution of TEDx Salt Lake City and how it has blessed Pacia students and the community of Salt Lake City.

August 31st, 2017|Young Adults|

Temple Grandin – Silicon Vally was created by this population

Sarah Persha and Jamison Taylor from the Pacia Portland Team at US Autism and Asperger’s Conference. A wonderful photo op with the marvelous Temple Grandin, presenter, who emphasized not only the gut flora assessment of anxiety conditions but also placed a huge emphasis on teaching our neurodiverse population what they can do in life instead of what they can’t do. Teaching them W-O-R-K which is the opposite of coddling.

Temple Grandin shares her insights in her TED talk found on this link. Temple Grandin was diagnosed with autism as a child. In […]

August 31st, 2017|Young Adults|

Thank you, Pacia!

Zane is 23 years old and from Texas. He moved to Utah in November of 2015. He wanted to depict his story and thanks through the illustration below. When asked, what advice do you have for others Zane shared that taking the class on the Power of Habit and implementing it into your life is the key to success.

 

August 31st, 2017|Young Adults|

SALT LAKE CITY — Millennial Magnets: The Top 10 Cities Where Young People Want to Be

Millennial Magnets: The Top 10 Cities Where Young People Want to Be

| Mar 27, 2017 (Click on link to see the origional article by Yuquig Pan)

What do millennials want, anyway? Marketing execs all over the country have been tripping over themselves for years to find the answer. After all, as America’s largest and youngest adult generation, millennials have an insane amount of collective purchasing power, the clout to move markets according […]

April 3rd, 2017|Young Adults|

A Brave New World – TEDx Salt Lake City

“A Brave New World” is the theme for TEDxSaltLakeCity 2017.

Shakespeare, arguably one of the greatest writers of all time, penned the words: “Oh, wonder! How many goodly creatures are there here! How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world, That has such people in ‘t!” and we couldn’t agree more.

Join us on September 9, 2017, as we explore a future of possibilities and what brave new world we might create right here in Salt Lake City. Pacia Life has been a partner and contributor to TEDx Salt Lake City since […]

March 31st, 2017|Young Adults|

Pacia Life Hiring in 4 locations

Pacia Life is expanding and hiring in the following locations:  

  • Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Heber/Park City, Utah
  • Portland, Oregan
  • Rincon, Puerto Rico
  • (We anticipate additional hiring needs later this year in San Diego and in the North East as well)

 

Job Description:

Pacia Life is seeking talented, well-rounded professionals to work as Mentors, Life Coaches, and Clinical Life Coaches with our growing student base of young adults who are seeking Life Coaching support in one or more of the following 5 tracks:

  1. Traditional […]
January 10th, 2017|Young Adults|

2017!

January 1st, 2017|Young Adults|

The Mental Health Stigma – From a college student perspective

Sandy is a student at Texas A&M University. She shares insights from her own life and how acceptance of her own challenges, help from family, friends, therapist and life coaches has enabled her to find the balance to move forward in her life.

Living with mental illness is hard. Besides finding the right therapist and medications, there is the stigma that comes along with having a diagnosis of anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder etc.. The ideas that are often associated with different types of mental illness can make it hard to talk to friends and family about it because there’s the fear […]

November 4th, 2016|College Education, Young Adults|

TEDx Volunteers! Thank you to all of you!

ted-pacia-life-team Everyone knows what makes up a person, but it takes a very special person with a je ne sais quoi, an X factor, a passion to help, a want to learn and a beauty from within to make a TEDX Volunteer.

Thank you to all of you! Especially to those really awesome ones (You know who you are)!

October 22nd, 2016|Young Adults|