Andrea Esperat Lein, Mental Health Wellbeing Consultant, holds a Ph.D. in Clinical & School Psychology and an M.Ed. in Educational Psychology, specializing in giftedness, from the University of Virginia. She’s worked as a clinician, researcher, and educator for over 20 years. Since 2000, Andrea has explored ways to integrate and apply her interests in positive psychology, giftedness, and mental health, particularly in schools and organizations. She's evolved her traditional clinical training to incorporate a holistic approach that draws upon developmental psychology, mind-body connection, functional medicine, nutritional psychiatry, spirituality, and positive psychology. Andrea excels at understanding individual well-being using a systems-informed approach: i.e, targeting well-being at both the individual and systems levels. Andrea speaks, writes, and consults on topics ranging from parenting, creativity, giftedness, resilience, leadership, authenticity, and mental health and well-being. A native of Virginia Beach, VA, Andrea is a wife and mother of a bright, creative (2e) daughter. Her therapy-dog-in-training, Addie, keeps her laughing. She splits her time between North Carolina and the beautiful Berkshires of Massachusetts.
Karen Salmansohn is a multi-bestselling lifestyle and wellness author with about 2 million books sold globally including Think Happy, Happy Habits and Instant Calm. She's also the founder of a top personal development site called NotSalmon.com. Karen has over 1.5 million highly passionate fans - many of which are high profile influencers and celebrities - like Deepak Chopra, Jon Stewart, Marissa Tomei, Tony Robbins, Goldie Hawn, Tim Ferris, Seth Godin, Gretchen Rubin, Marie Forleo -and then some. Karen’s also a late in life mom who gave birth at age 50 (in 2010). She and her family live in NYC.
Calle Panakos, is currently serving as a Mental Health First Aid Training Specialist for CN Guidance & Counseling Services. Calle completed dual degrees from Empire State College and Purdue University with an accelerated Masters Degree in Behavioral Sciences/Human Services, and Criminal Justice. Calle’s mission and goal is to improve, enhance, and provide a better quality of life for individuals struggling with a severe mental illness as well as co-occurring disorders. Her passion is educating and encouraging individuals to discuss and identify their struggles, challenges, emotions and life experiences, by examining and exploring an array of issues which include substance abuse, anger management, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, PTSD, schizophrenia, and managing stress and anxiety. Calle is success driven and provides positive outcomes for overall wellness and recovery.
Dr. Joshua Dunsky has been treating peripheral neuropathy and spinal conditions/degeneration using advanced non-invasive technology for 21 years. Dr. Dunsky is able to assist one’s own physiology to accelerate and/or maintain the body’s innate ability to restore health. Dr Dunsky is a private business consultant who is highly sought after for his program and therapy implementation. He is a Chiropractic Physician, Clinic Director Dunsky Rehabilitation & Spine Center, PC & Boston Scoliosis Specialists. He specializes in non-surgical disc restoration / decompression, peripheral neuropathy, spinal degeneration, scoliosis, GUT Health/Weight Loss. He in an International Speaker & Trainer on Anti-Aging, TDOS Syndrome, Telomeres: Aging & Disease, Peripheral Neuropathy, Scoliosis, GUT Health, Weight Loss, Arpwave Therapy, Non-surgical Spinal Decompression.
Kaleigh is a certified NASM personal trainer and Spin instructor. She has been a fitness enthusiast for nearly 16 years and trainer for over 5 years. She has a passion to motivate and encourage all who train with her to bring out their inner butt kicker and reach their goals. She believes that fitness should be fun, enjoyable and something you look forward to each day! Kaleigh is a wife and mom of 2 currently living in Dubai and shares indoor cycling and strength workouts through her YouTube channel, Kaleigh Cohen Fitness.
Ellen Goldman created EllenG Coaching to help overextended business professionals and entrepreneurs who are worried about their health and happiness, and are either exhausted, burnt out, out of shape, overweight, or all of the above! She shows clients how to integrate health into their busy lifestyles with simple, small steps that lead to massive change, resulting in greater energy, focus, productivity and happiness every day. She is a National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach and Certified Personal Trainer. Ellen is the author of Mastering the Inner Game of Weight Loss: An Easy-to-Follow Guide to Permanent Weight Loss Without Going on a Diet and creator of the online course, Mastering the Inner Game of Weight Loss: Your Six-Week RoadMAP to a Leaner, Healthier, Happier You! Visit her website and pick up a complimentary copy of the Busy Person’s Guide to Healthy Eating on the Go.