About Me

Areatae N. McGhee, an inspiring Author and Certified Family Life Educator from the Pacific Northwest, holds a M.S. in Psychology with a focus on Life Coaching and a B.S. in Child & Family Studies. Her love for writing, which began in her youth through journaling, poetry, and music, underpins her professional journey. Ms. McGhee is driven by a mission to empower others, using her education and experiences to mentor and inspire. Her determination and enthusiasm motivate her to achieve and help others do the same. Beyond her individual goals, Areatae is dedicated to community upliftment, literacy, and interdependence. Her journey as a coach and entrepreneur showcases her commitment to personal growth, community change, and the power of words.

Ms. McGhee's multifaceted business venture, as a coaching entrepreneur, stands as a powerful symbol of her belief in the transformative impact of words, the strength of individual resolve, and the potential for collective progress. Her unique blend of artistic talent, academic excellence, and entrepreneurial spirit, coupled with her integrity and character, make her journey an inspiring example of what can be achieved through dedication, hard work, and a commitment to one's values. Ms. McGhee utilizes her extensive knowledge and personal experiences to mentor others, helping them to realize their dreams. Her approach emphasizes not just achieving goals, but excelling in them, demonstrating her commitment to her integrity and personal growth.

True To Yourself

Staying true to "you" is about embracing your authentic self and honoring your personal values and beliefs, even in the face of external pressures. It involves listening to your inner voice and having the courage to live in accordance with your own principles and convictions. This authenticity fosters a sense of self-respect and integrity, as you align your actions with your true identity.

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What I Have Done

Meet Ms. McGhee, a multifaceted professional with a diverse range of talents and a deep commitment to empowering individuals. With a Bachelor's degree in Child and Family Studies from Portland State University, she embarked on a journey to make a meaningful impact in people's lives working in social and human services for over 15 years. This academic pursuit paved the way for her to achieve certification as a Family Life Educator, highlighting her dedication to promoting strong and resilient families.

Driven by a passion for fostering interdependence, Ms. McGhee's educational journey continued with the completion of a Master's degree in Psychology from Grand Canyon University, where she specialized in life coaching. With over 13 years of dedicated service in the human and social services field, she has consistently demonstrated her unwavering commitment to making a positive difference in the lives of those she serves.

A true advocate for personal growth and transformation, Ms. McGhee's literary endeavors reflect her profound insights and empathy. Having authored and self-published several impactful works, including Compositions Within My Mirror" in 2015, "Torn Back Together" in 2017 and "Silent Echoes" at the close of 2019, she has effectively harnessed the power of words to inspire and heal.

In 2022, Ms. McGhee reached another milestone by unveiling her fourth book, "Dating Me: The Wise, The Mature and The Satisfied." This captivating memoir and self-help masterpiece marks a transition from poetry to nonfiction, showcasing her versatility as a writer and her ability to connect with readers on a deeply personal level. This work stands as a testament to her growth as an author and the wisdom she imparts.

Continuously expanding her creative horizons, Ms. McGhee embraced the role of a designer in 2022 with the launch of Inspire 2BU Design Studio. Through this venture, she introduced a signature line of products on the Zazzle marketplace, showcasing her unique design sensibilities and entrepreneurial spirit.

With a dynamic background spanning coaching, authorship, and publishing, Ms. McGhee's journey is a testament to her unyielding dedication to uplifting others and creating a positive impact in both individual lives and the broader community.

  • - Gem M Green

    " Especially enjoyed the Portrait of a Woman on page 10, shows many of the different facets of womanhood that is demonstrated as you read through the book. Short and easy read with many quotes that give you a lot to think about. I also enjoy her posted quotes on facebook. "

  • Amazon Customer

    " I absolutely love her poems. While the poems were short and sweet, I was able to feel the deep story behind it. I was sucked into every poem, but I especially enjoyed, “That Type”, “W.O.R.T.H”, and “Tear Drop”. ❣️ Looking forward to reading the next book."

  • - PoeticGemini

    " I finished reading it so fast, I'm waiting for more. Her style is very relatable & thought provoking."