226: Healing From Trauma Through Self-Discovery and Inner Work with Sara Al Madani

by neeta bhushan


From surviving abusive relationships to managing nine businesses, balancing motherhood, and launching her first venture at the age of 15, Dr. Sara Al Madani’s journey is nothing short of remarkable. With four TEDx talks under her belt and a debut on The Real Housewives of Dubai, she epitomizes the term powerhouse. Today, we are honored to welcome Dr. Sara to The Brave Table Podcast. I’m your host, Dr. Neeta Bhushan, and we’re diving deep. 

Dr. Sara is a rebel, constantly defying her own limitations. With countless awards for influential leadership, she’s here to empower us through her resilience and challenge us on the importance of questioning societal norms and “unlearning” in order to embrace our own self-discovery. Together, we’re unpacking the fear of failure and why it’s a catalyst for personal growth. From spirituality and healing to gender roles and self expression, this episode has it all, so pull up a chair and let’s dive in.

What you’ll get out of this episode… 

Why does society fear failure, and why is failing so important?

Discover personal growth through the entrepreneurial journey

Transcending personal struggles, discover the importance of resilience and growth in the face of hardship

Experience the impact of childhood trauma on decision-making and healing from past traumas

Explore the multiple facets of spirituality and healing

Awaken to gender roles, while embracing divine feminine energy 

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Dr. Neeta Bhushan is a former cosmetic dentist turned best-selling author, international speaker, serial entrepreneur, advocate of mental health & emotional health, and leadership coach. Founder of the Global GRIT Institute and author of the best-selling books Emotional GRIT & The Book of Coaching, Neeta left her large dentistry practice to journey across 45 countries, researching and immersing herself in the field of human behavior health, self-help, and personal development. Her pursuit of knowledge to understand the habits of successful people to create positive life transformation is sparked by her own life experience to overcome extreme adversities; being orphaned at a young age, surviving an abusive marriage of domestic violence, and recovering from extensive loss. Neeta’s approach seamlessly blends the emotional grit & resilience she developed to overcome stress, anxiety, depression, and mental illness. The success of her coaching and message has been an inspiration & motivation and continues to transform thousands worldwide. She sets the bar for a new form of leadership for professionals & people of color through capacity building, courage, and meaningful legacy.


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