Amy Schoen is a nationally recognized dating and relationship expert since 2004. She has helped hundreds of marriage minded individuals to find their life long mates and early stage couples to create the relationships that are fulfilling and satisfying that lead to greater commitment and marriage.
As a Certified Professional Life Coach, Coach Amy utilizes both her whole life coaching training and her incredible life experiences to serve her clients. She is known for her approachable manner and empathetic abilities. She has been a certified life coach since 2005 through the Coaches Training Institute of San Rafael, California and then completed the Relationship Systems training with The Center for the Right Relationship. In addition, Amy participates as a member of the International Coach Federation, especially in the DC Metro area
Amy’s story is one of perseverance. She was divorced in her mid thirties and successfully remarried at 42 to a man who is a much better partner! Her husband and she also struggled with infertility and eventually gave birth to her son at the age of 48, after exploring all their options to bring in a child into their family. She has been married to Alan since 2002.
Amy has had several successful businesses before dedicating her life’s work to relationship life coaching. After she earned an M.B.A. from Georgetown University, she owned and operated an upscale clothing boutique for 13 years in Bethesda Maryland and had an image and wardrobe business, as well. Here, Amy helped her clients to discover their best image giving them the confidence they needed to accomplish their life goals and included finding a life partner. After closing the boutique in 2003, Amy continued as an image/wardrobe consultant and established Amy’s Eye for Style consulting service.
Coach Amy has the gift of visualization. As a life coach, she has transferred that gift to helping her clients visualize and then verbalize the kind of life they truly desire.
Amy is known for her skill at clarifying her client’s critical relationship values and what is truly important in their life so that they can fully connect with their true love partner whether they are single or already coupled. She strives to help her clients to feel at peace with their life choices so they will have no regrets about how they are spending their time, energy and resources to achieve their life goals
Her clients say that Amy is inspiring and a creative solution oriented coach. They also appreciate her insightfulness for knowing how to read people in a given situation, be it personal or work, and offer perceptive solutions to help her clients achieve their relationship goals. One client said, “With Amy, you know she’s got your back!”
Coach Amy works closely with her clients on their online dating strategy and has a knack for helping her clients to represent themselves fully with their online profiles. Over two thirds of her clients have met their life and marriage partners through online dating.
Amy enjoys utilizing her creative talents of writing and speaking through the medium of the web and the telephone to share her message of how to best find and connect with your true love. She is the author of the “Motivate to Marry® – Now There is a Better Method to Dating and Relationships” and “Get It Right This Time- How to Find and Keep Your Ideal Romantic Relationship”. She is also a contributing author to SelfGrowth.com’s book “101 Great Ways to Improve Your Life, Vol. 2” featuring top experts such as John Gray and Jack Canfield. Amy also writes a bi-monthly “Ask the Coach” relationship column for Viva Tysons magazine. She has also published a fun, short book with a big message, “30 Very Good Reasons NOT to Get Married Until You Are 30!”
As a professional speaker, Amy has spoken to numerous professional organizations and social groups including the Professionals in the City, First Class, Learning Escapes, New Beginnings, Hadassah, American Women in Communications, Women Business Owners of Montgomery County and the eWomen Network. Her freelance articles have been featured in Insight magazine, Washington Woman, Washington Families and the Washington Jewish Week. She has been quoted and featured in such publications as the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Washington Business Journal and the Gazette Newspapers.
Amy has been interviewed on numerous radio and TV stations such as CBS radio, WUSA TV, WASH FM, WMET AM, WBIG AM and Montgomery County’s cable Channel 16 and Channel New 8 “Let’s Talk Live”.
Coach Amy’s other websites include:
www.motivatedtomarry.com featuring her Motivated to Marry® coaching programs and blog.
She is the creator of a hot DC singles resource site: www.DCDatingInfo.com with a weekly calendar of singles events.
www.facebook.com/DCDatingCoach.com.- Coach Amy’s main coaching fan page
www.facebook.com/MarriageMindedSinglesDeclared for those seriously-minded singles.