20 Till Takeoff

016: How Travel Can Help You Through An Identity Crisis | Ft. Gemma Sheppard

August 11, 2020 Tatum Skipper
20 Till Takeoff
016: How Travel Can Help You Through An Identity Crisis | Ft. Gemma Sheppard
Show Notes

In episode 016, Gemma explains her father's death, how she was able to cope with it, and now, how she has "mostly" overcome her identity crisis. She suffered from severe anxiety and panic attacks but was able to leave the mundane life behind and journey to new destinations, career paths, and everything in between. Travel single-handedly changed her life, and now she is living her passion and not just merely existing. Listen along on this episode for some juicy insights and how you can use her words to inspire a transformation of your own!

πŸ”₯ Hot Topics Mentioned in This Episode πŸ”₯

  1. How Travel helped her cope with her dad's death (6:48)
  2. The fears she had to face going on her first solo trip (13:27)
  3. How travel helped her find herself (18:44)
  4. Activities she did to help "find herself" (26:21)Β 
  5. How she has shifted her mindset (28:33)
  6. Advice to anyone out there struggling with their identity (31:47)

Quotes from Gemma ✨

  • " Take each day as it comes and just live in the present"
  • " Stop making excuses"

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