Episode 22: Elayna Fernández - Transforming Grief Into Growth

Author and blogger, Elayna Fernández ThePostiveMom.com discusses some difficult topics and the ways that we can transform grief into growth.


The Positive MOM


Storyteller, Strategist, Student of Pain

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Online Presence 


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Education Background

Home and Family Studies certificate from Brigham Young University-Idaho

Certificate in Applied Neuroscience from The Neuroscience School 

Certified Mastery of Self-Love Facilitator 

Certified Success Principles Trainer 

Certified DreamBuilder Coach 

Certified Passion Test Facilitator

Graduate of the Steve Harvey School for sure Personal Transformation 

Certified Aroma Freedom Practitioner

Certified Guerrilla Marketing Master Trainer

Graduate of the Steve Harvey School for Business Acceleration 

Certified Speaker Coach

Professional Bio

Elayna Fernández is a bestselling author, international speaker, and self-made mom entrepreneur. She’s best known for her award-winning blog thePositiveMOM.com, which has inspired millions of moms in over 160 countries to transform their grief into growth.

Born and raised in a slum in the Dominican Republic and a multiple-time trauma survivor, Elayna’s mission is to provide moms with skills, strategies, and steps to find peace, break cycles, and feel whole.

Elayna holds a Home and Family Studies certificate from Brigham Young University-Idaho, as well as numerous certifications in the areas of neuroscience, personal development, and positive psychology.

An avid Storyteller, Story Strategist, and Student of Pain, Elayna has spoken on prestigious stages around the world and has served as an advisor to leading brands and to some of the most renowned transformational leaders of our time.

Elayna is passionate about entrepreneurship. She started her first business at only 7 years old, has raised entrepreneurial daughters, and has helped thousands of moms worldwide start profitable and impactful home-based businesses they love.

As the first immigrant to the United States in her family, Elayna has been named one of the Top Latina Influencers in the USA. She’s a powerful advocate of diversity, inclusion, and representation.

Elayna has been sponsored by over 400 brands and has been and has been featured on FOX, CNN, ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, The CW, The Huffington Post, Thrive Global, Telemundo, CNN, LATINA, SUCCESS Magazine, Univision, Good Morning America, Despierta America, Entrepreneur On Fire, and other national and international media. 

Her philosophy is “BE Positive on Your Own Terms!”