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Goodbye and Thankyou Humana

Today is an emotional day for me.It marks 20 years of working in the healthcare industry.As many of you probably do not know I have worked full time for Humana for several years now.Today is my last day at an amazing company and I have been truly blessed to work for Humana.
I came to Humana with no degrees, no books, no businesses.I was a single unemployed mom struggling to make ends meet.Little did I know God had plans for me there.While at Humana my marriage was restored, I obtained my Bachelors, Masters, and started my Doctorate in which Humana assisted me through tuition assistance.I wrote 4 books and started my 5th while at Humana, I became a certified divorce coach, started a nonprofit Divorce Recovery Advocates for Women, and a for profit Inspired Grace Media Productions.I hosted conferences for divorced, separated, and remarried women and this year started travelling with women and incorporating my workshops into retreats.I also became the Celebrate Recovery Pastor at my churc…
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To Women Struggling to Get Back Up After Separation/Divorce

To Women Struggling to Get Back Up, ​ It seems that a story always has more impact when it comes from the lips of someone that has lived it. Divorce is a struggle for some, knowing that there is a light on the other end and that there is hope may be all you need to make it. I have struggled through divorce and now I have a passion within me to help those that are working through the same difficulties that I experienced.
Personal growth and healing are difficult, there is no denying that, but when it comes to finding your path to healing there are many that are ready and willing to help.
Divorce is not something that one can simply get over or get past in an afternoon, it takes dedication, devotion, and often help from places you never even knew existed.
Sometimes having someone simply sit with you, no words exchanged, is enough to give you the strength to take one more step.
It is my hope and sincere desire that women that have hit rock bottom, those that may have contemplated ending their …

Welcome to My Testimonial Blog

Hello! I am glad you’ve stumbled upon my blog! My name is Charis M. Rooks, and do I have a story to share. I am a wife, mother, grandmother, author, speaker, founder of Divorce Recovery Advocates for Women INC.(Draw4Women), CEO/Editor in Chief of IGM Productions LLC, Celebrate Recovery Pastor and more. My favorite hat to wear however, is that of a Daughter of God. I work to reflect HIM in everything that I do and speak HIS truth to everyone that I meet.
I am currently pursuant of my Doctorate of Education in Christian Leadership and Ministry. I am the founder of Draw4Women, a foundation that helps women recover and regain their life and independence after divorce. I am also the CEO/Editor in Chief of IGM Productions LLC, a publishing company that helps to highlight those with stories to tell.
As a woman, I have struggled in life to get to where I am. I have been suicidal, divorced twice, evicted, lost everything, and on top of all of that I have also suffered from low self-esteem, p…