Amy Morin – Author of “13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do: Take Back Your Power, Embrace Change, Face Your Fears, and Train Your Brain for Happiness and Success”

Mastering Mental Toughness: Lessons Learned from Amy Morin’s Journey

Mike interviews Amy Morin.

We’re diving deep into the world of mental strength with Amy Morin, the powerhouse behind the book 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do: Take Back Your Power, Embrace Change, Face Your Fears, and Train Your Brain for Happiness and Success.


Amy Morin uncovers the secrets to cultivating unwavering mental fortitude in facing life’s challenges. Strap in because we’re about to journey toward unlocking your full potential!

Amy starts by highlighting the pivotal difference between approaching life with a mindset of fear versus empowerment. It’s all about shifting your internal dialogue from “I don’t want to screw up” to “I’m going to crush it.” That simple change in perspective can work wonders in how you show up in job interviews, speaking gigs, or any other arena of life.

But it’s not just about positive thinking; it’s about taking actionable steps to rewrite your narrative. Amy shares a powerful anecdote about helping a woman overcome crippling shyness by setting small, achievable goals. By reframing her approach to networking events and challenging her self-limiting beliefs, this woman transformed from wallflower to social butterfly, ultimately building a thriving coaching business.

We also delve into the profound impact of childhood experiences on adult mental health. As Amy eloquently puts it, the labels we receive as children can stick with us for a lifetime, shaping how we perceive ourselves and interact with the world. But through self-awareness and intentional action, we can break free from these limiting beliefs and rewrite our stories.

Another eye-opening topic we explore is the intersection of spirituality and mental strength. Amy emphasizes that spirituality isn’t a substitute for personal growth but rather a complementary force that can provide solace and perspective in times of uncertainty. Whether through prayer, mindfulness, or a belief in a higher purpose, tapping into spirituality can be a powerful tool in navigating life’s ups and downs.

We also tackle the shortcomings of the current mental health care system, where treatment often comes too late, and preventive measures are sorely lacking. Amy advocates for regular mental health check-ups like dental visits to catch issues early and provide individuals with the tools they need to thrive.

Mike Fallat and Amy Morin talk about the book 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do: Take Back Your Power, Embrace Change, Face Your Fears, and Train Your Brain for Happiness and Success.

Let’s not forget the importance of discernment in consuming mental health advice. While there’s no shortage of self-help gurus and motivational speakers, not all advice is created equal. Amy warns against falling prey to catchy slogans and instead encourages listeners to seek evidence-based strategies for building mental resilience.

Amy leaves us with a powerful reminder: true mental strength isn’t about avoiding challenges but rather facing them head-on with courage and resilience. By adopting a growth mindset, embracing discomfort, and seeking support, we can all cultivate the mental fortitude needed to conquer obstacles and live our best lives.

Tune in to this electrifying episode with Amy Morin, and let’s embark on a journey toward unlocking our inner strength and living life to the fullest. Remember, you’ve got the power to rewrite your story and become the hero of your own journey.

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About Mike Fallat

Mike Fallat, aka The BookMan, is the owner of Dreamstarters Publishing and the Million Dollar Book Agency. They have helped 300+ entrepreneurs become bestselling authors. His goal is to help 1,000 entrepreneurs publish books and teach them how to use their books as a gateway to generating 7-figures.

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Dreamstarters Publishing offers ghostwriting, cover design, and everything that is required to take an idea to a finished book (kindle, paperback, hardcover, and audiobook).

The Million Dollar Book Agency is the ultimate marketing CRM system for author-preneurs. Services include automated funnels, lead generation campaigns, book fulfillment, podcast management, press releases, virtual assistants, course development, and more.

Mike also hosts a podcast known as Million Dollar Stories and runs a membership-based site known as Million Dollar Circle. In addition to owning the book business, he invests in self storage real estate.

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