​Books by Marléne

How Kind People Get Tough is based on over 25 years helping clients gain confidence and have happier relationships.

If you want to say no without guilt, stop people pleasing, gain respect, be properly heard, set boundaries that work and know where you stand in your relationships, then this is the book for you.

​Plus Free Online Companion Course 

Out Of Fear Into Love is based on ​helping thousands of clients ​let go of the past and break unhelpful patterns.

If you want to​ ​let go of the limiting beliefs that have been making life and relationships a struggle and start living from a place of self love and empowerment, ​then this is the book for you.

Plus Free Online ​Resources


Marléne chats with podcaster and radio ​host ​Lee Jay - ab​out her ​latest book:
​How Kind People Get Tough

Marléne chats with ​coach and podcaster Liesel Teversham about her book:
Out Of Fear Into Love 

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Hi I'm Marléne Rose Shaw - therapist,​​ coach and self-help author.

​I love to help people have great confidence, overcome anxiety and create happier relationships​.

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​Over the past 25 years, I’ve been privileged to help thousands of people.  

I love to teach people simple and actionable steps to help them make rapid shifts towards more confidence, overcoming anxiety and happier relationships.

​I’m passionate about helping people overcome the blocks that have been keeping them stuck and unhappy, sometimes for decades, so that they are free to become the creators of their own destinies.​