Phone: 972-855-8947


 Trainings, Seminars, Presentations, and Workshops – Available for media interviews, consulting, podcasts, radio segments, and speaking  engagements on healthy relationships, infidelity recovery, relationship conflicts and communication, youth suicide prevention, and depression in women. 

DST5Dr. Evans is a dynamic Speaker, and through speaking she educates, inspires, motivates, and empowers her audience.  

-Suicide Prevention Training for School Counselors

I Have a Suicidal Student in My Office, Now What? is her signature Suicide Awareness and Prevention Training where she teaches school counselors how to identify individuals at-risk for suicidal behaviors, she helps them to understand and identify suicidal risk factors and warning signs, and provides information on how to get help for loved ones, friends or coworkers. Having lost a student to suicide, she understands what school counselors, teachers, students, parents, and administrators go through after losing a student, and she also understands the impact suicide has on students. Dr. Evans completed the School Suicide Prevention Accreditation Program under the American Association of SuicidologyTCA20142 



The Truth About Your Relationship Seminar, is her signature Relationship Empowerment Talk, where she empowers and helps single women overcome and avoid the relationship pitfalls, break the unhealthy relationship cycle, overcome making horrible relationship decisions, and accept the reality and truth about their relationship. Learn the 7 Keys to Accepting the Truth, Letting Go, and Making Room for the Relationship God Intended for You. Dr. LaWanda is very passionate about helping women love themselves make healthy relationship decisions, avoid relationship pitfalls, and develop healthy relationships. 

The Seven Principles for Making Relationships Work Seminar ~ A research-based workshop for couples created by the Gottman Institute based on the internationally acclaimed research of Dr. John Gottman as presented in his New York Times bestselling book—The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work. This educational workshop is designed to help couples improve their friendship, communication, and conflict management skills, deepen intimacy, build trust, and strengthen their relationship and love for each other. This seminar is for engaged couples, pre-engaged couples, married couples, dating couples, newlyweds, and for those who just want to improve their relationship and love for each other.

Prepare/Enrich Seminar ~ A research-based pre-marital assessment and relationship skills building program, created to build stronger marriages and relationships, explore and strengthen relationships, create goals, encourage and teach productive conversations in relationships, resolve issues and prevent future problems, decrease relationship stress, address and identify problems, and understand each other’s needs. This is a premarital education seminar is for couples who are engaged, pre-engaged, or thinking about being engaged, who are ready to go to the next level and ready to improve their relationship skills, ready to learn how to build a healthy relationship, build a healthy, strong and lasting marriage, ready to learn how to manage conflict, and develop healthy ways to communicate.

Note: I am part of a state program, Twogether in Texas that offers marriage education classes to help couples deal with the difficult decisions ahead. Twogether in Texas, promotes marriage education classes that provide eight hours of training on how to develop and maintain a healthy marriage. The $60 state fee for a marriage license is waived for couples who complete the Prepare/Enrich or The Seven Principles class, and you can forgo the 72-hour waiting period to get married.

Health and Wellness 

DST2Leading While Bleeding: Taking Care of Yourself While Walking in the Fullness of God, is her signature Self-Care Talk, where she empowers women to take care of their emotional and mental health, and teaches them how to manage and decrease stress. Women take on so many responsibilities, work, church, family, extended family, school, children, etc. and sometimes we forget about ourselves and we become overwhelmed. In this presentation, participants will learn how to create a balanced life, understand the importance of self-care, manage, decrease stress, and be happy at the same time. Learn the Importance of Self-Care and Effective Ways to Manage and Decrease Stress. Dr. Evans believes that emotional and mental health should be top priority in every woman’s life, and she practices self-care on a daily basis. 


Workshop Topics, Seminars, Presentations, Corporate Trainings, Etc.

  • The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work
  • The Truth About Your Relationship: 7 Keys to Accepting the Truth, Letting Go, and Making Room for the Relationship God has for You
  • Secretly Suffering: When Depression Hits Home
  • I Have a Suicidal Student in My Office, Now What?
  • Self-Care and Wellness
  • Work-Life- Balance
  • Teambuilding Through Interaction
  • Diversity in the Workplace
  • Workplace Communication Using Emotional Intelligence
  • Improving Workplace Communication
  • Understanding and Preventing Harassment
  • Thriving in Uncertain Times
  • Suicide Prevention & Education
  • Improving Relationships Through Communication

Below is a list of groups/organizations Dr. Evans has been a panelist, speaker, workshop presenter, trainer, etc for:

  • Roaring Women Conference
  • National Dental Association with the Texas A & M College of Dentistry Center of Excellence
  • 2017 Texas Counseling Association Conference
  • The Sherry Bronson Show – Alone, but Not Lonely
  • El Centro Community College
  • The Sherry Bronson Show – Christian Dating: The Importance of Emotional and Mental Wellness
  • The Sherry Bronson Show – Faith and Betrayal: How to Restore Broken Relationships?
  • The Sherry Bronson Show – Singles: To Marry or Not to Marry
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • North Chapter of Christian Counselors of Texas
  • Texas Social Security Administration
  • EX-POSED Ministry
  • 2017 Texas Professional School Counselor Conference
  • Christian Women Affiliate/Foundational Gifts Podcast Guest – God and Faith: Forward in Faith
  • LCS Radio Show Guest – Casting a Vision for 2017
  • LCS Radio Show Guest – Seasonal Depression and How People Can Cope with Grief
  • Fort Worth Metropolitan Black Chamber of Commerce – The Women’s Business Division
  • National Association of Christian Women’s Entrepreneurs
  • One Night Stand for Singles – Panelist
  • Minority Behavioral Healthcare Provider Network
  • Dallas-Fort Worth Urban League Young Professionals
  • Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church
  • Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. TXNM State Summit
  • Mt. Olive Baptist Church
  • Dallas Behavioral Healthcare Hospital
  • 2015 Texas Counseling Association Conference
  • 2016 Texas School Counselors Association Conference
  • Dr. Guy’s Monday Night Gumbo
  • Argosy University, Alpha Upsilon Delta Chapter of Chi Sigma Iota
  • University of Texas at Arlington, Youth Education Success (YES!) Summit
  • University of Texas at Arlington, Pathway to College Access Parent Conference
  • Cedar Valley Early College/Cedar Hill Collegiate High School
  • Grand Prairie Independent School District

For more information on how to book Dr. LaWanda N. Evans as your next speaker, please click here DrLNESpeakerOneSheet

Dr. Evans can be booked for seminars, workshops, mental health panels, trainings, luncheons, conferences, speaking engagements, keynotes, etc.

All presentations can be customized to meet the needs of any group. To book Dr. Evans and to inquire about fees, please send an email to or call 972-855-8947.


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