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Crystal McFadden, LPC equips, educates & encourages individuals and groups
to be their best in what they do by delivering resiliency focused,
mental wellness and growth minded content.

As a speaker, writer, Licensed Professional Counselor, military veteran and spouse -

you'll be encouraged by her life breathing and relatable stories complimented with

tangible application steps for today. Her diverse experiences allow for a range of audiences to be served.

Crystal has spoken to local, state, national and international audiences.


Spiritual Growth: Women's Virtual Summit - Honor Today's Assignment (Jan 2023)

Own Your Journey: Learn To Tell Your Story Well (special veterans project, Feb 2023)

Grief reframed. (virtual, pre-recorded for special population support group - March 2023)

Thrive With Me in 2023: Healthy Coping with Chronic Struggles (virtual, April 2023)

Dealing with Difficult Tenants: AAMP Trade Show 2023 (in person, April 2023)

PA AOHN Annual State Conference: Own The Value of Your Journey (in person, April 2023)

INSYNC - 4WO Marriage Conference (in person, May 2023)


Best You 2022: Women's Virtual Summit - Rise From the Wreckage (Jan 2022)

Own The Value of Your Journey: Brave Women Project  (Feb 2022)

Imposter Syndrome (special project for mental health clinicians - March 2022)

AOHN National Conference, moved from in person to virtual (June 2022)

Clear Vision Conference 2021 - Jan 2021 (Virtual Live Panel and Recorded Session)

ABC Certification In Innovation, Annual Conference - Jan 2021 (Virtual Live Panel and Recorded Session)

Robert Morris University, Vet Jobs, & PNC - 3 part series for student veterans career readiness, Jan - Mar 2021 (Virtual Live & Recorded Webinar)

Job Ready Veterans, Webinar Series (6) - Jan to Mar 2021

   and Summer Series (May - Sept 2021)  (Virtual Live and Recorded)

Women of the Military podcast guest with Amanda Huffman - March 2021 (virtual, live recording)

Cheers To Motherhood Conference - May 2021 (in person)

National Day of Prayer, Monroeville PA: Government & Our Military - May 2021 (in person)

Coffee With.... - podcast guest with host, Sarah-Cate Armijo - May 31, 2021

Walk On Water Wednesday with Coach Kay - May 6, 2021 (Virtual Live)

Ladies Breakfast - Women's Fall Event, Reclamation Church - Sept 11, 2021 (in person)

Bible Life Community's "Tuesday Talk" as a special guest with Keith Ferrin - Oct 5, 2021

Crystal Cnvrstns PODCAST - multiple episodes, released weekly (October 2021 - present)

PA AAOHN Conference, Harrisburg PA - October 21, 2021 (in person, streamed virtually)

101.5 Word fm Pittsburgh, Kingdom Business Radio Broadcast (Oct 2021)

Wise Women Pittsburgh - limb loss support group (Oct 2021)


Veteran Employer Mingle, Pittsburgh PA - Jan 2020

Virtual Presence Training - Global Reach, Mar 2020 (Virtual Live)

PA Association of Occupational Health Nursing - Conference, Mar 2020 (Virtual Live)

Green Zone Training - Workshop, Univ. of Pitt, Greensburg PA - May 2020 (Virtual Live)

Career Readiness In This Pandemic Season with MCSP - July 2020 (Virtual Live & recorded)

Veterans Finish Strong - Industry Focused Series - Oct 2020 (Virtual Live)

PNC Veterans Day Event - Diversity Recruiting Panel - Nov 2020 (Virtual Live)

Dept. of Developmental Services, Massachusetts - Nov 2020 (Virtual Live)Vocational Education and Rehabilitation, Dept. of VA - Nov 2020 (Virtual Live)

Firmly Planted Wellness with Lissa Figgins, podcast guest (Virtual Live)


Suit Up For Success - Dec 2019

Toastmasters - Pittsburgh Local Chapter Charity Speech Contest (1st Place) - Dec 2019

Yellow Ribbon Program, Moon Twp PA - June 2019

ICISF - World Conference, Baltimore MD - May 2019

IBM / CASY I2 Analyst Cohort - Wayne PA, May 2019
Pittsburgh Veteran Employer Coalition, May 2019

Western PA Veterans Academic Alliance, Pittsburgh PA - June 2019

Military Transition Program, TPGS - Sept 2019

Lifetime Financial Group (LFG) 

The Missions Continues (TMC)

Robert Morris University (RMU)

Duquesne University 

University of Pittsburgh

Penn State University

2018 and prior:

Various - private contracts (resiliency/disruptive event management)

Breath of Hope Conference, Wexford PA - 4.23.18

NAMI Local Chapter in Monroeville PA, Depression Session - 5.23.18

Plexus - Local Wellness Leaders

Western PA Veterans Academic Alliance (WPAVAA)

Robert Morris University

Duquesne University

University of Pittsburgh

IF Local: Gathering Emcee in PA - 2009

Your Time Is Now Conference at Washington State University - 2007 

Toastmasters International - various

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