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If you are looking for a life with more meaning and significance, if you have a burning desire to find your passion and to live a life more on purpose, then you are definitely in the right place.

Back in 2015 I made a decision that I would not take another permanent full-time position and no, before you switch off, the beach is not my office! I am so over those stories online of how someone has quit their day job and now earns more money in one week than they have in their entire lifetime and now have 5 homes and holiday all the time, whilst making money online and they just need to show you how to do it as they are so nice! Did I forget to mention that you will be sucked into a sales funnel where you will come out the other side with far less money than you went in. 

I am on a constant journey of self-discovery and I am always open to the doors that lead to more success. I have had to open and close a lot of doors to find those that are worthwhile and if you have been on your journey for a while you will get where I am coming from. Right? 

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I am still on a journey of self-discovery, one where I pursue my dreams and to fulfill my life’s purpose. I have just published my first book, one of my life’s ambitions, which I definitely would not have been able to do if I were still living someone else’s life, and I have just made the techniques from my first book, Unlock Your Power: #1 Techniques to Master Your Mindset into an online course in my new online academy, The Keys to Success, and no you do not have to pay me $1000 to get this course, in fact it is just $149.00 AUD and you would not believe the value that I have put into this and this month you will get some amazing bonus gifts.

If you are like me and want to discover more about what makes you tick, get up in the morning looking forward to your day, excited about the future, then join me in one of my programs. I am running online courses for those who want to start their journey of self-discovery, or coaching one to one with me if you are ready to take your life to the next level or the new Mastermind program, where a group of 6 people will work together to discover their passion and ultimate purpose in the Passion to Purpose Mastermind Program, supported by a group of like-minded success seekers. I am really excited about this program as it is the next level up, but only for those seriously committed to finding their life purpose.

If you are just not sure what you need right now then book a Discovery Session with me. This is completely free of charge and definitely no strings attached. I am 100% committed in my journey of self-discovery and a life of purpose and am still sculpting this to be exactly how I want it to be, so if you want to join me then I would love to have you on board. It’s a really great feeling, when you are being true to you and investing in your life vision.

You do not have to quit your existing life to get to a new place. The first step is always to get clarity around where you are currently, as this will help you to navigate accurately to where you want to go and if you don’t know what you are passionate about and your life purpose, then the Passion to Purpose Mastermind Program has been written for you in mind, as this is my burning question and quest and as a life coach, trainer, facilitator of change, I would love you to join me on my journey and be your guide, coach, mentor and cheerleader!

If you are only just starting out on this journey then the Unlock Your Power Online Course may be a really great place to start.

And if you are here to look for the FREE Resources then they are further down this page.

Good luck wherever you are on your journey.

Find out more about my professional background below.




Unlock Your Power Series 1: Master Your Mindset by Deanna C Ward front cover


#1: Techniques to Master Your Mindset


By Deanna C Ward

Order #1: Techniques to Master Your Mindset and the Companion Journal on Amazon.

Ready to learn how to create simple mindset shifts that will transform your life? The #1 book in the Unlock Your Power Series will give you just that.

In Unlock Your Power: #1 Techniques to Master Your Mindset, Deanna Ward provides simple to use techniques that create lasting transformation, so that you can live a life on your terms and create outcomes that align with your true desires.

Have your ever tried to make changes, and been successful, only to revert to your old patterns and behaviours? Have you ever longed for something more, or felt that somehow there was more to life than what you are living, or you find that you repeatedly fall in the same holes, only to get out and fall back in?

Learn the process of how change happens in the brain and how you can really change your mind to change your life.

This first book in the series will provide you with powerful techniques to reprogram your mind for success.
It really does not have to be that hard once you understand some of these key concepts. This series is designed to give you simple, quick techniques that you can put into practice immediately so that you can finally let go of what is holding you back to move on in a brand-new way.

In this first book of the series, you will learn how to:

  • Recognise limiting beliefs that are holding you back
  • Let go of conditioning that is keeping you stuck in the past
  • Make subtle shifts in your mindset to bring about more successful outcomes
  • Get more of what you want and less of what you do not want
  • Focus and get more clarity to create a more compelling life vision and plan

Techniques to Master Your Mindset is a simple to use guide that will provide you with the key information and inspired action that you can take to put it into practice, so that you can finally unlock your power and feel more empowered, more confident and more aligned to what you want your life to be like.


Companion Journal

Available april, 2022

#1: Techniques to Master Your Mindset

Personal Journal

COMPANION JOURNAL to the first book in the Unlock Your Power Series, #1 Master Your Mindset.

Use the Journal to reflect on the coaching questions and activities from the book and work on each technique until you have mastered it.

Practice really does make perfect and you need to continually practice new ways of thinking until you rewire your brain for change and create new and empowering belief systems.

Enjoy the journey of discovering what makes you tick. Uncover subconscious patterns that are holding you back from your true potential. Dive deep and unlock your power!

Unlock Your Power Series 1: Master Your Mindset Companion Journal by Deanna C Ward front cover

Wow! This is a fabulous, amazing read! Love the format and graphics, it’s just so readable, one of the best of its kind for pure readability. Lovely use of language, info in a nutshell then a page on how to do it. It’s gold! It so resonates with me. Looking forward to doing the  values activity and already starting to use the goal setting template, which is also so easy to use. I would thoroughly recommend this to anyone who wants to learn some great easy to use techniques!



Unlock Your Power FREE Resources to accompany book series, image of viewing on different devices.


VALUES ELICITATION HANDOUT – find out your top 5 values and align with your life vision

GOAL SETTING TEMPLATE – yearly / monthly / weekly template to align with your vision

GROW MODEL HANDOUT – use this coaching model to work through a current issue or roadblock that you are experiencing to work out options for the way forward



Deanna Ward

I have a Masters of Professional Communications, specialising in instructional design for adult learning from Edith Cowan University, where I started my journey within adult learning. I am a Master of Neuro Linguistic Programming & Emotional Intelligence Coach, qualified Life Coach, qualified Trainer and Assessor and an accredited Interstrength® personality profiler using Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). I also have several qualifications in leadership and business including a Bachelor of Business and Languages from the UK.

I have a background in business and leadership and have coordinated educational programs, lectured, tutored and trained at Edith Cowan University in Perth, Australia, working in professional and personal development programs with teams and individuals to effect change. I tutored and lectured in various multimedia units, e-business units and ran the leadership portfolio across the university creating high-performance teams.

I have run my own training and coaching businesses and have managed several Registered Training Organisations. As well as personal coaching and training in business and leadership, I have trained new trainers into the profession and love everything about the human psyche and what makes people tick.

I am proud and excited to bring Unlock Your Power, a compilation of coaching techniques together to assist others to make meaningful and lasting change, whether you are using it for personal development and growth or whether you intend to use it to influence, and effect change in others.

I was born in the UK, worked and lived in Spain, the Balearic and Canary Islands and now live in the beautiful Southwest of Western Australia where I am currently writing and creating digital products for coaching and training purposes. My latest venture is setting up mastermind programs to assist others to find their passion and ultimately their purpose.

Photo of Deanna Ward, author of the Unlock Your Power Series of Coaching Guides
Photo of Deanna Ward, author of the Unlock Your Power Series of Coaching Guides
Photo of Deanna Ward, author of the Unlock Your Power Series of Coaching Guides

Other Books in the Unlock Your Power Series

Unlock Your Power Series 2: Master Your Emotions by Deanna C Ward front cover

#2: Techniques to Master Your Emotions


Unlock Your Power Series 3: Master Your Habits and Behaviours by Deanna C Ward front cover

#3: Techniques to Master Your Habits and Behaviours


Unlock Your Power Series 4: Master Your Success by Deanna C Ward front cover

#4: Techniques to Master Your Success



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1. Defining Moments

In this module will help you to explore your defining moments and how they have shaped you as a person, your life and your outcomes. Learn how to change any disempowering meaning that you may have connected to these moments so that you can release the past and move into a brand new future.

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2. NLP Communication Model

In this module you will explore the Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) Communication Model. Learn the connection between the neuro (nervous system /mind), linguistic (language – internal self talk and external communication) and programming (repeated patterns / habits) that you are using and how to alter one or all of these to get a better outcome.

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3. Neuroplasticity

In this module you will learn how to literally rewire your brain for change. You can change your mind to change your life by creating and re-enforcing new neural pathways in the brain and create new empowering habits and behaviours.

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4. Limiting Beliefs

In this module you will learn how limiting beliefs may be keeping you stuck in a holding pattern. You may not even be consciously aware of their existence. Explore what belief systems are impacting your life and learn how to change your mind to change your life.

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5. Reframe

In this module you will learn how to use the reframing technique to literally change the way you are looking at certain areas of your life and how to create a more empowering perspective and belief systems.
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6. Reframing Memories

In this module you will learn how to use the reframing technique to reframe memories from your past that are keeping you stuck in the past, to create a new more empowering story and new future.

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7. Preframe

In this module you will learn how to use the preframe technique to set yourself up for a more successful, predetermined outcome. Create expectations and divert attention away from any objections. Begin with the end in mind.

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8. Perception

In this module you will learn how to your perception of what is happening around you is impacted by your map of the world and your internal filtering systems. No one person has the same perception of reality. Learn how to change your perception to change your reality.
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9. Perceptual Positions

In this module you will learn how to look at things from various perspectives to alter your own perception of any given situation. Gain insight into different views of reality.
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10. Swipe Left

In this module you will learn how to disengage from disempowering thought patterns and focus on what you want instead of what you do not want to create more empowering outcomes.
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11. Opinion of Others

In this module you will learn how to trust in your own intuition and to honour your thoughts, feelings and desires and to rely less on external validation.
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12. Positive Mindset

In this module you will learn the power of a positive mindset and creative positive intentions rather than self-sabotaging your success by looking at things from a negative perspective.
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13. Shifting Subconscious Conditioning

In this module you will learn the power of subconscious conditioning and how to become more consciously aware of the conditioning we may have become subjected to that is impacting our success.
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14. Adopt a Growth Mindset

In this module you will learn the difference between a growth mindset and a fixed mindset. By adopting habits and behaviours of a growth mindset you will open yourself up to more opportunities for success.
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15. Change Your Set Point

In this module you will learn about set points, limits that we have set in our mind and that constrain our abilities and opportunities. Learn how to break out of set points that are keeping you limited in your capacity to excel.
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16. Where Attention Goes Energy Flows

In this module you will learn how to direct your energy onto what you want and focus on your intended outcomes. You will learn about the Reticular Activating System (RAS) in the brain that assists us to focus on what is important to us.
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17. Fail Often to Succeed Sooner

In this module you will learn to redefine the concept of failure, so that you see it as a stepping stone to success rather than a reason to not take action.
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18. Away From or Towards

In this module you will your tendency to either move away from what you do not want to moving towards what you do want and how to redirect your attention to get better outcomes.
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19. Pain and Pleasure

In this module you will learn your tendency to avoid pain and seek pleasure and how to use each to increase your motivation and commitment to a chosen course of action.
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20. Placebo Effect

In this module you will learn the power of your mind in the creation process. What we think about, we bring about.
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21. Nocebo Effect

In this module you will learn the opposite to the Placebo Effect, the Nocebo Effect, where something where we believe that something that is harmless to us can cause us harm and how this impacts the outcome in a negative way.
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22. Decide on What You Do Want

In this module you will learn how the brain has a far easier job focusing on what it does not want in its role in keeping us safe and how this keeps us from developing new skills, habits and behaviours and how to turn this to get a clear vision of what we do want.
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Reflection on where you have come so far with mastering your mindset. Time to reflect on the mindset shifts that you have made and the impact that these have had on your habits and behaviours and ultimate outcomes.



Includes live group coaching sessions and a challenge each week to win valuable prizes!

Dive a little deeper into the concepts from the book with Deanna as your life coach and guide.

The online course is based on the concepts from the book with 22 modules, one for each concept and technique.

The coaching and training material is via videos that you can watch at your leisure and activities for you to complete to put into practice.


Live Online Group Coaching Sessions



  • 4 x one hour live group coaching sessions via ZOOM (Week 1, Week 4, Week 8 and Week 12)
  • Your chance to go into the draw to win 3 Keys Coaching Program – 3 hours of one on one online coaching for showing up and participating full on.
  • All you have to do is complete the weekly challenge to go into the draw each week to win.
  • YES! I want the full experience (all 22 modules) and all of this for just $79.00

Purchase for just $79.00 using the month’s code MINDSET20. You do not need to purchase the books. All the materials you need are inside the course.

Upcoming Events

Book Launch and FREE Workshop

FREE one hour workshop. Discover the power of your Defining Moments and Limiting Beliefs, two of the techniques from the book. Learn simple, quick techniques to overcome your self-sabotaging belief systems. Learn how to reprogram your mind for success with Deanna Ward.

You can pre-order your book and accompanying journal as a VIP attendee and receive a signed copy of your book and journal on the day and get the first two modules of the online course for FREE.

Where you attend a FREE event you may still order your books on the day and get the BONUS GIFT. To avoid disappointment you may pre-order. 

SATURDAY, 21 MAY 2022, 10.30 – 11.30 AM.

Bunbury City Library

1 Parkfield Street, Bunbury, WA 6230.

VIP EVENT. Book pre-sales and launch event.

SATURDAY, 25 june 2022, 10.30 – 11.30 AM.

Bunbury City Library

1 Parkfield Street, Bunbury, WA 6230.

Event Sponsored by the Bunbury City Library. Bookings directly through event management. Registrations will open shortly.

TUESDAY, 6 September 2022, 6.00 – 7.00 PM.

Joondalup Public Library

102 Boas Ave, Joondalup 6027.

Discovery Session organised by the Joondalup Library. Bookings directly through library event management. Registrations now yet open.