Unlock the secrets of mental resilience and find inspiration in overcoming adversity with Tim Wotton, speaker, author of 'How Have I Cheated Death?' and mental resilience coach.
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How Have I Cheated Death?
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is one of the UK's most common life-threatening diseases, affecting over 10,000 people. There's currently no cure. Not all that long ago, a CF diagnosis meant an early death. Tim Wotton is one such sufferer, who was told from an early age that he would not live beyond his 17th birthday. One of the oldest survivors of this crippling disease, How Have I Cheated Death? recounts his 39th year, a countdown to the illusive 40. A story of triumph over adversity, Tim's keynote offers hope and inspiration, demonstrating what cannot be cured needs to be endured.
Overcoming Adversity And Building Resilience Against All Odds
The ability to bounce back after tough times is a skill we can all benefit from, and the good news is, it’s something we can be taught. Let our PepTalk experts share their stories of success after following life's challenges. Get the tools you need to bounce back and move on.
Tim Wotton | Speaker Biography
Tim Wotton defied all odds when he surpassed his life expectancy of 17 years and reached the age of 50. As one of the oldest surviving adults with Cystic Fibrosis (CF), Tim's journey has been nothing short of remarkable. His battle with CF and CF-related diabetes has given him a unique perspective on life, opening his eyes and heart to the challenges and triumphs that come with living and working with a disability.
Now, Tim has transformed his experiences into a powerful message as a public speaker. He shares his story of survival against all odds, shedding light on the transformative power of medicine and the importance of resilience. Tim's ability to overcome adversity has inspired countless individuals, and he continues to spread his message through his own podcast, 'The Gift of Resilience, Calm & Joy.'
In his podcast, Tim delves into the lessons he has learned along his journey. He emphasizes the power of the mind, the practice of mindfulness, and the importance of being present in order to cultivate resilience, calmness, and joy. These invaluable insights have resonated with audiences from various backgrounds, including teams at Vertex, the UK Government, and the BBC.
If you're searching for an incredibly inspiring story to help your team understand the significance of physical and mental well-being in both business performance and life, Tim Wotton is the perfect choice. His story serves as a reminder that with determination and the right mindset, anything is possible.