The Humor Potential
Loretta LaRoche has helped people deal with everyday stress for over thirty years. Her irreverent humor and innate sense of the absurd, helps people see how needlessly complex and stressful our lives can become. With wit and wisdom, Loretta leaves audiences inspired, motivated, and roaring with laughter. Often irreverent, and always hilarious, Loretta helps people discover how thoughts, feelings, and behaviors can affect work performance, relationships, success and self-worth.
Loretta writes a weekly newspaper column called “Get a Life,” for Gateway Media and is a featured stress-management expert on Lluminari.com. She is also a member of the AOL.com coaches network and Eons.com, a website celebrating life on the flipside of age 50.
She is a trained mental health advocate and has worked with the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine through Harvard University. She was also on the advisory board for the Council of Anxiety and Depression at Massachusetts General Hospital and in 2004 she was presented with the Walter C. Alvarez Memorial Award for Medical Writing by the American Medical Writers Association.
A well-recognized television personality, she has appeared on CNN, ABC, and NBC. She has also authored nine books, including The Joy Journal, Happy Talk, Relax: You May Only Have a Few Minutes Left, Life is Not a Stress Rehearsal, Life Is Short: Wear Your Party Pants, Squeeze the Day, Kick Up Heels Before You’re Too Short to Wear Them and Lighten Up!