I Am FREE: Freedom From The Only Thing Stopping Me is a youth self help book that gives our youth insight on how to cultivate their success through Social-Emotional Learning. Through sharing my story; the book promotes mindset development, personal growth, and how to excel through adversity. The book teaches the five core competencies of Social Emotional Learning through inspirational stories, quotes, diagrams, and positive affirmations. The book when read aloud is a mouthpiece used to spark a change in the ideals of what freedom is. In life, the only thing that truly stops us from reaching our goals and aspirations is the man or woman we look at in the mirror. In order to truly be free and successful, you must free yourself from all negativity in your life and take control of your life through Social-Emotional Learning.