Who We Are!

DECLARE COACHING is an affirmation based coaching practice focusing on forward action through the power of importance based decisions. We believe that every man, woman, and child is blessed with the great ability to create the life they want; the potential in each of us is absolutely infinite!​

DECLARE COACHING helps you achieve your goals and even more importantly, we work with you on being who you want to be while you're doing it!


Thomas Dunleavy, ASW, CPC is a mindfulness based Certified Professional Coach, psychiatric social worker, public speaker, and workshop leader with over eight years’ professional service in the personal development field. Using a compassionate, person centered, and solution-oriented approach, Thomas brings a genuine excitement for maximized potential to his work, which draws from diverse spiritual teachings, Eastern philosophy, Positive Psychology, and the most contemporary evidence-based techniques.

Thomas graduated with the highest honors from the University of Southern California (USC) where he earned his Master of Social Work with a concentration in Adult Mental Health and Wellness, in addition to receiving his coaching certification from the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC). Thomas has been awarded the prestigious Order of Arete for social contribution and leadership from USC, and is a proud member of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and the National Association of Social Workers. In addition to meditation and serving the Los Angeles homeless population, Thomas is passionate about cultivating empathy, kindness, and respect for the inherent worth and dignity of all.

Let's Declare!

"There is so much to love about who I am, what I do, and the choices I make! I realize God lives in me and the greatest service to my Higher Power is to respect, honor, and develop myself."