DrDIvanYoungRenowned Celebrity Relationship Expert Dr. D Ivan Young is an expert at helping people gain clarity in their lives while enabling them to de-escalate needless and avoidable personality conflicts with others. Recognized as the premier life coach by his peers and millions of fans across the country, he is a highly sought-after Life Coach and motivational speaker both in the U.S. and abroad. His simple, direct, and uncomplicated discussions spark new thinking and heal broken people.

“What if you could identify and understand the differences about how and why you fail miserably every time you try to connect with others on a deeper lever? Did you know that the better you understand your natural tendencies and how you instinctively express them in your behavior plays a pivotal role in you understanding and relating to everyone – particularly with a significant other, your co-workers, your friends and especially your family members. It’s those exact same things, the things you take for granted about yourself, and assume are true about other people, that create the stumbling blocks in your ability to connect others” states Young. 

Dr. D Ivan Young has developed effective no-nonsense tools that enable women and men of all ages, races, religions and nationalities to take personal authority of their lives and overcome seemingly hopeless circumstances.

With an insightful yet, provocative teaching style on complex relationship subjects has been hailed as remarkable. Dr. D’s effectual and powerful dialog has helped women, men, singles, couples, families and organizations to develop healthy relationships and understand their true intended purpose despite personal and professional challenges.

His own personal experience of turmoil and pitfalls associated with self-serving relationships creates a strong commonality with his readers and clients. He is the best-selling author of Break Up, Don’t Break Down, and his latest work, Another Chance…Where would you be without one!.  

Master MBTI Practitioner, Dr D Ivan Young empowers us to better understand and grasp how others think about and perceive us. His proven methods will enable you to master your own way of perceiving and judging others and to effortlessly communicate your message to others. Young states, “By providing more awareness about human behavior, and the unique instinctive communication style each one of us uses, anyone can instantly increase the odds for a better understanding while diminishing the potential for needless and costly conflict.

Dr. D was awarded the Vice Chancellors Award for leadership from the University of Houston and is currently an esteemed member of the International Coach Federation. In addition, Dr. D serves as an executive advisory board member for the Black Life Coaches Association. He continually gives back to the community by focusing his attention on the mentorship of at-risk-youth. Over the years, Dr. D Ivan Young, MCC has been featured on FOX News Houston, MSNBC, CNN, ABC, NBC, Daytime, CBS Radio, Access Hollywood, Essence Magazine.Com, TV One’s Hit Programs Fatal Attraction & Unstoppable, Gospel Impact Radio, Divine Canada Women’s Magazine, Yahoo News Groups, Rolling Out Magazine, BKS1 Radio.com, 24 Hour Mom Radio, Your Time with Kim, Juice and Jam Morning Show, YourTango.com, CBS Television’s Great Day Houston featuring Deborah Duncan, WOL 1450 AM Washington DC, KTSU, Bella Petite Radio, 2 Chix 1 Mic, Hawaii’s LAVA FM KBGX 105.3, KPVU, WHUR, KMJQ Magic 102 Houston, 98.7 WRKS Kiss FM New York, Gaz Cooley Show – London, Valder Beebee Global Broadcast, Keeping it Real with Al Sharpton on Syndication One, Let’s Talk with Dr. Wendy, and the Tom Pope Show to name a few. His most recent book, a best seller, Break Up, Don’t Break Down released by Reality -N- 3D Publishing in April, 2010 was termed “The Relationship Manual” by the Associated Press.

Dr. Young’s books, best selling book Break Up Don’t Break Down released in 2011, Another Chance…Where Would You Be Without One! released in December 2012, his newest work No More Tears is scheduled to release in Spring 2015. Another Chance is compared to the books, The Secret, A Purpose Driven Life, and Conversations With God. Young’s new book picks up where they leave off. The Associated Press referred to Break Up Don’t Break Down as “the relationship manual.”  His collective works provide you with the tools necessary for living a profoundly extraordinary life.

Dr. D currently resides in Houston, Texas. When he’s not writing, lecturing or touring, he enjoys meditation, karate, physical fitness and ultimately… being a complete and whole person. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy, PhD specializing in Holistic Life Coaching, from the University of Sedona, Bachelors and Masters degrees in Metaphysical Science from the University of Metaphysics. Dr. Young is also a Master Certified NLP Practitioner as well as Credentialed Master MBTI Practitioner. His Pre-Med studies were done at the University of Houston.

* In November 2013, Dr. D Ivan Young, MCC was conferred the consummate credential of MBTI Master Practitioner. Psychological type professionals who obtain the credential of MBTI® Master Practitioner are recognized for their unparalleled expertise in utilizing and interpreting the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Assessment and are invited to join the MBTI® Master Practitioner Referral Network. The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® instrument has decades of research and use that serves as the foundation of knowledge for MBTI experts.”The purpose of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® is to measure psychological preferences in how people perceive the world and make decisions.

Dr. D has developed effective no-nonsense tools utilizing a combination of proven instruments including the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®) personality inventory, The Pearson Marr-Archetype Indicator, Neuro Linguistic Programming matched with his profound understanding of the human psyche which enable him to get to core of self-defeating behaviors.

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