Kyira Wackett is an artist, public speaker and community advocate. She holds a Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology and is a licensed therapist specializing in eating disorders, anxiety disorders and trauma.
Kyira has been speaking on topics related to mental health, authenticity and personal & professional development for over 10 years. In 2016, she founded her company, Kinda Kreative, wherein, she has focused her efforts more specifically on creating social change, taking conversations about mental health & identity into the communities at large, empowering self-exploration and cultivating opportunities for growth – both personally and professionally. Her main topics of focus include shame, assertive communication, knowing your worth and how to communicate it, and becoming a better public speaker.
In 2017, her company received an America’s Small Business Champion Award which Kyira notes she is still in shock about, but has used to remind herself everyday about how important the work is that she is doing.