About Phyllis M. Alston

About Phyllis M. Alston


Phyllis M. Alston is the Founder and Owner of the Powerful Living Corporation a company she created in 1997 to design and deliver self-awareness products and transformational workshops..

Since 1992 , working as a counselor, workshop facilitator and writer - Ms. Alston has worked with hundreds of people in many communities throughout the United States. She has worked with professionals, women, youth, seniors,  individuals in transition, families in crisis and many leading organizations.  With skill, compassion, intuition, humor and creativity - Ms. Alston supports others in creating new results in their lives, work and communities.

She is a Certified NLP Practitioner and has a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Psychology.  She continues to enhance her skills through ongoing academic studies, professional training and personal development.

A native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Ms. Alston has been educated, trained and worked in several major cities and  communities throughout the United States: San Francisco; New York; Denver, Colorado; Hawaii; Cincinnati, Ohio and Springfield, Massachusetts.  She currently resides in Northern Virginia.

Ms. Alston has designed a beautiful and unique product line of Affirmation Gifts and Keepsakes that are available through her workshops, women conferences she attends and online at www.powerfullivingcorp.com .



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Some Organizations For Which Ms. Alston Has Provided Services and Products                                             

American Cancer Society, West Springfield, MA

Bay Path College, Longmeadow, MA

Breakthrough For Youth, Denver, CO

CareerPoint Career Center, Holyoke, MA

Center For Human Development, Springfield, MA

FutureWorks Career Center, Springfield, MA

Holyoke Community College, Continuing Education Dept., Holyoke, MA

InTouch Solutions, Ludlow, MA

Kennedy Middle School, Indian Orchard, MA

Mayflower Senior Center, Springfield, MA

Mason Wright Senior Center, Springfield, MA

Olive Tree Books -n-Voices, Springfield, MA

Planned Parenthood, Philadelphia, PA

Robert M. Huges Charter School, Springfield, MA

Songhai Enterprises, Philadelphia, PA

The Breakthrough Foundation, San Francisco, CA

The Pioneer Valley Area Health Education Center, Springfield, MA

Senior Helpers of Northern Virginia, Fairfax, VA

Springfield Health and Human Services, Springfield, MA

University of Massachusetts, Women of Color Leadership Network, Amherst, MA

YWCA, Springfield, MA

Youth At Risk, Cincinati, Ohio

Youth At Risk, Denver, CO

Youth At Risk, Hawaii

Youth At Risk, Philadelphia, PA