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Getting a Dream Back on Track

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Billy McLaughlin had to do the unthinkable and switch from right handed guitar playing, to left hand playing, after he was diagnosed with dystonia. McLaughlin explains how he had to overcome giving up as well as change to reach his goal.

Innovative Emmy Award Winning Guitarist/Composer, Inspirational Keynote and...

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For twenty years, Billy McLaughlin astounded audiences around the world with his complex and rhythmic music. In 2001, Billy was diagnosed with Focal Dystonia, an incurable neuromuscular disorder that rendered him unable to play his own music. By 2002, Billy’s career was over. Then in 2006 he did the unthinkable, he launched a comeback by learning to play the guitar with his opposite hand. He helps audience members learn how to prosper by adapting and refreshing their approach to accomplishing their goals, and he does this through a combination of masterful stories and music.

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CreativityInspiration & MotivationOvercoming AdversityEntertainment Acts
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