The purpose of Women in Balance, LLC, is to:
Coach women through transitions in their lives.
Deborah J. Ripley, MSHS, Wellness Consultant and Program Planner
Originally from Little Rock, Arkansas, Ms. Ripley lives in Maine with her husband and daughter. She graduated from Lewiston High School in 1976. Ms. Ripley was awarded her Bachelor of Science degree from Springfield College School of Human Services in 1996 and was awarded her Master of Science degree from Springfield College School of Human Services in 1998. Ms. Ripley has worked in the healthcare field most of her life.
Ms. Ripley plans to collaborate with other healthcare providers and agencies in the area, including the Bridgton Hospital, to help promote health and wellness for women and their families. Ms. Ripley offers health and wellness lectures for clubs, organizations and businesses throughout the country.
Above image - "Bras Across Bridgton Hospital". Deborah Ripley gathered bras to donate to local shelters for women for October - Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
"In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The purpose never ends until we die. And the choices we make ultimately are our own responsibility."