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                                                             Greater peace of mind. Better work-life balance. A healthy body.

                                                             More fulfilling relationships. Well-prepared for important

                                                             career and life events. The confidence to meet any

                                                             challenge that comes your way...More fun!

                                                             Isn’t this what most of us really want?


                                                             Balance-Out Life Coaching & Adventure Retreats can help get you there.​ Providing individual Life

                                                             Coaching sessions, educational workshops, and small-group wellness vacations, Balance-Out

                                                             offers diverse opportunities for moving forward clearly and confidently with your work,

                                                             relationships, health, and future. Shed limiting beliefs about yourself and your past. Gain clarity

                                                             about your strengths and values.


                                                             Live life in line with who you really are...and who you want to be!


The Gifts of A Challenge

It took me years to recognize that there are precious gifts buried in our greatest trials... One rainy May in 1991, just two weeks after my last parent's memorial, I ascended Angels Landing, "one of the deadliest trails in the world" (Outside Magazine, '14). Edging around a crazy cone-like pinnacle of rock, free-climbing with only room for the balls of my feet, I looked down thousands of feet and froze. Flooded with fear and shame, I felt my troubled past rush in...and I knew I must decide. (For full story, go to Life Coaching, top.)

Upcoming Events 2018



Saturday, September 29, 2018, Stillwater Ranch,Loveland, CO: 

"Eyes on NOW: Peace & Purpose After War", An Uplifting Day Retreat for Veterans & Loved Ones

Host:  Heart Scars 6, LLC (website under construction).

Ranch Host: Stillwater Ranch, 8511 Coyote Run, Loveland, CO

- Day retreat featuring special Veteran guests and other speakers, equine activities, informal education, BBQ, music, and some great sitting' round the campfire! 

- Registered guests only; limited to 20 participants (Veteran and 1 family member or friend (16 yo+, please).

- $20 donation per person (donations in any amount greatly appreciated, to go directly to speakers and related Veteran organizations)

To Register, Contact Mary Scott: Email: maryscottretreats@gmail.com. Or call with questions: 970-449-3665. See you at The Ranch!

Angel's Landing, Zion National Park, UT 

Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Mary Scott, MSW


Complimentary Consults.


Life Coaching & Adventure Retreats

(Look for a new site coming soon: Heart Scars 6, LLC, dedicated to Veterans & family)