Debbie Sprague -  A Brighter Tomorrow Begins Here
About Debbie
DEBBIE SPRAGUE is a Certified Life Transition & Wellness Coach, Recreation
Therapist Consultant, Credentialed Community College Instructor in Health and Physical Care Services, Accredited Cruise Counselor and the founder of  Detours 2 Dreams. 
She is eager to show you how you can live a healthy, joyful and more balanced life with endless possibilities for happiness and well-being. Debbie can not only talk the walk of change, but she has also personally walked the walk  of change in divorce, single parenthood, loss of a child to cancer, care-giving for her mother-in-law, empty nester,
and is now learning and sharing the skills of loving and caring for her husband, a disabled Vietnam Veteran suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and complications of Agent Orange Exposure
Her professional career has spanned four decades of devoting her life  to creating and implementing programs and services that provide opportunities for healthy, happier and more balanced lives.  Her career has also provided valuable life experience in balancing career and family with caregiving.
Some of her  accomplishments include being honored as  Outstanding Citizen of the
Year in Anderson California,  appointments to numerous boards including seven years
on the Area Agency of Aging and successful grant proposals ranging from programs for disadvantaged youth to the elderly. Debbie has created and implemented programs for delivering of social services, recreation,and health programs.   She has served as Adminstrator of an Adult Day Health Care Program, Recreation and Special Services Supervisor, Community College Instructor, Therapeutic Recreation Therapist Consultant, and has started two travel businesses which are still in operation today.
Debbie's  Professional Training and Credentials Include:
Bachelor of Arts  Degree – Recreation Administration
Emphasis Area: Therapeutic and Community
Minor: Psychology
California State University, Chico
Candidate for Master of Arts  Degree
Recreation  Administration  
Emphasis Area: Therapeutic Recreation and Gerontology                                                                                                                              
California State University, Chico
California Community College Limited Service Credential – Subject Matter Areas: Health and Physical Care Services and Related Technologies: Public Services and Administration.  Valid for Life
Certified Life & Career  Coach
Life Purpose Institute ~ San Diego, California
Course Approved By the International Coach Federation
For 60 Coach Specific Training Hours
Debbie lives in Redding, California with her husband Randy, and their two Cairn
  Terriers - Windy & Thunder
Her daughter Andrea is a nurse and also lives in the Redding area with her husband Randal.
Debbie is a Grass Roots volunteer for Family of Vet
And  a Golf Coach for Special Olympics of Shasta County.
Telephone: (530) 247-0170
Mailing Address: PO Box 993760, Redding, CA  96099