gina johnson

goodthingz founder Gina Johnson, MSW, LCSW, is a co-owner, life/business coach at Blueprint in Urbana, Illinois. She earned her Master of Social Work Degree from the University of Illinois and went on to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She has advanced training in the areas of Life/Business Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Trauma/Loss Therapy. Gina has 14 years experience helping people of all ages improve the quality of their lives.

Gina feels passionate about helping individuals and businesses realize their potential for growth and helping them achieve their goals. As a life coach, Gina works with individuals to achieve a variety of goals that include, but are not limited to, enhanced self awareness, increased motivation, decreased procrastination, healthy stress management, improved organizational skills, increased self confidence, effective communication and interpersonal skills.

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  1. Practical Wisdom for Clarity, Freedom, and Happiness · gailbrenner.com

    insightful article!

  2. 10 Things to Say Yes to For a Happier Life · www.positivityblog.com

    10 Things to Say Yes to For a Happier Life

  3. Want Your Message To Stick? Tell A Story :: Tips :: 99U · 99u.com
  4. CHRIS BURKARD PHOTO · www.burkardphoto.com

    Relaxing & gorgeous video about surf and life

  5. http://zenhabits.net/zen-work/ · zenhabits.net

    The Zen of Work

  6. Curl (and Uncurl) Your Toes to Help You Relax and Fall Asleep Faster · lifehacker.com
  7. Why Happiness is a Journey Not a Destination | Adventures in Positive Psychology · blogs.psychcentral.com
  8. Awaken to the Power of Slow | A Flourishing Life · aflourishinglife.com
  9. Milton Glaser: We're Always Looking, But We Never Really See :: Articles :: The 99 Percent · the99percent.com
  10. Guster - This Could All Be Yours (i believe, whatever we want, we can have. this song reminds me to ask myself, "how badly do i want it?"
  11. Are You Keeping the Past Alive in the Present? | A Flourishing Life · aflourishinglife.com
  12. 3 Tips for Finding Positivity in an Endlessly Negative Workplace | PickTheBrain | Motivation and Self Improvement · www.pickthebrain.com
  13. Five Must-Do Actions to Uncover Your Natural Brilliance | A Flourishing Life · aflourishinglife.com
  14. 50 Ways to Nurture Your Happiness · www.marcandangel.com
  15. 12 Life Lessons Learned in 12 Years on the Road · www.marcandangel.com
  16. » Empty-Handed, Full-Hearted :zenhabits · zenhabits.net

    Words of wisdom

  17. A Mental Shift: 5 Strategies to Get Unstuck From Negative Thinking | Dialectical Behavior Therapy Understood · blogs.psychcentral.com
  18. It's So Simple: Just Press Reset | A Flourishing Life · aflourishinglife.com

    Good tip to remember- when things feel too stressful...press reset inside

  19. positively present · www.positivelypresent.com

    Something I should read everyday to remind me to stay in the here and now!

  20. The Top 6 Strengths for Producing Happiness | Shake Off the Grind · shakeoffthegrind.com
  21. 18 Ways To Inspire Everyone Around You · www.marcandangel.com
  22. Simpler Thinking: 5 Powerful Habits That Work For Me · www.positivityblog.com

    This article reminded me to slow down and take one thing at a time :)

  23. The Science Behind a Bad Mood and What You Can Do About It · lifehacker.com
  24. 25 Ways to Bring More Peace Into Your Life · abundance-blog.marelisa-online.com
  25. Top 5 Tips to Relieve Stress with Your Camera | PickTheBrain | Motivation and Self Improvement · www.pickthebrain.com

    i got a new camera for christmas and think i'll put it to good use with some of these ideas. i like the pick a "time of day" suggestion.

  26. 40 Lessons for Finding Strength in Hard Times · www.marcandangel.com
  27. 28 Ways to Stop Complicating Your Life · www.marcandangel.com
  28. 30 Challenges for 30 Days of Growth · www.marcandangel.com

    lots of practical self improvement ideas here

  29. SOS: 5 Lifelines for Getting Back on Track | A Flourishing Life · aflourishinglife.com

    Insightful & practical tips!

  30. One Powerful Word 2012: A Simple Approach to New Year’s Resolutions « Always Well Within · alwayswellwithin.com

    I'm still deciding on my word/phrase for 2012. What is your 2012 word/phrase?

  31. slow down: learning to accept others as they are - positively present · www.positivelypresent.com

    Articles like this are always good reminders for me.

  32. 5 Super-Quick Ways to Boost Happiness | Shake Off the Grind · shakeoffthegrind.com
  33. 60 Tiny Love Stories to Make You Smile · www.marcandangel.com

    Short stories that made me smile.

  34. The Power of Knowing Your Feelings and Needs « Always Well Within · alwayswellwithin.com
  35. 7 Ways to Change Your Life in 7 Days · www.marcandangel.com

    Practical & Realistic Tips

  36. Pick a Finger to Boost Positivity | Adventures in Positive Psychology · blogs.psychcentral.com
  37. Fearful? Get to Know the Unknown | A Flourishing Life · aflourishinglife.com
  38. » The Half Step That Will Change Your Life :zenhabits · zenhabits.net

    Effective tips, as always from Zen Habits!

  39. 15 Secrets of the World's Greatest Leaders | Shake Off the Grind · shakeoffthegrind.com
  40. The Three Vital Keys to Unlocking Yourself From Fear | A Flourishing Life · aflourishinglife.com
  41. positively present · www.positivelypresent.com

    10 Tips For Enjoying Autumn

  42. Finding Meaning to Cope with Life Struggles | Adventures in Positive Psychology · blogs.psychcentral.com
  43. 50 Natural Ways To Boost Your Energy · www.marcandangel.com

    Simple & effective tips!

  44. What makes your day good or even great? A smile, a colorful photo, the warm sunshine, good music, an interesting book? Whatever your goodthingz may be, share them with us here!
  45. 12 Things Happy People Do Differently · www.marcandangel.com
  46. handling disappointment: 5 tricks to get you by - positively present · www.positivelypresent.com
  47. » Best Procrastination Tip Ever :zen habits · zenhabits.net

    Simple & effective tip!

  48. 15 Things Everyone Needs You To Do · www.marcandangel.com

    15 simple statements with a lot of meaning.

  49. How to Release the Pressure and Relaxify Your Summer: 6 Simple Tips · www.positivityblog.com
  50. 5 Life Lessons From Kung Fu Panda 2 - The Movie | Dragos Roua - Brilliantly Better · www.dragosroua.com