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Jennifer Howard, Ph.D.
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Jennifer Howard, Ph.D. is the author of Your Ultimate Life Plan, which has won 12 book awards, including a 2013 Gold Nautilus Award, a Gold Readers' Favorite Int'l Book Award, two USA Best Book Awards, a Silver Benjamin Franklin Book Award, and Finalist medals in the ForeWord Book of the Year Awards and the Next Generation Indie Book Awards. Lama Surya Das wrote the foreword, and the book has been endorsed by Rev. Michael Beckwith, Fr. Richard Rohr, Tara Brach, Guy Finley, and many others. This “workshop in a book” is the missing "how to" for moving past your problems and stepping boldly into your next, deeper level of happiness, wholeness, transformation, and success. Why settle for average when the potential to live an amazing life is inside you, right now?

An internationally known licensed psychotherapist, nondual healer, business and life coach, professional speaker, and radio talk show host, Dr. Howard combines over 20 years of experience with extensive training and expertise in mind-body psychology, meditation, and the healing arts. She’s a featured expert in the national wellness campaign, Walk with Walgreens, and has appeared as an expert on numerous national network television and radio shows, including programs on CBS, NBC, ABC, USA, CTV, NUVO TV, and NPR. Her weekly radio talk show, A Conscious Life, is on the Co-Creator Radio Network, with guests such as Sharon Salzberg, Gay Hendricks, Hale Dwoskin, Marci Shimoff, Bruce Lipton, Sonia Choquette, Mathew Fox, Dr. Bernie Siegel, Rabbi Rami Shapiro, plus many others.

Dr. Jennifer Howard teaches the art of conscious living—being more awake, aware, and alive in every moment. She's equally at home sharing ancient spiritual wisdom, the latest scientific understanding, or her proven and practical life-changing techniques culled from over twenty years as a psychotherapist and spiritual teacher. She's a former faculty member of the graduate studies program, A Society of Souls: The School for Nondual Healing and Awakening, and taught meditation classes for many years at Marble Collegiate Church, in New York City. She's a recognized thought leader on psychology and spirituality, and has several products available including The Keys to Healthy Relationships and Paths of Healing: Meditations for Relaxation and Healing.

Dr. Jennifer, as she's known in social media, was named one of the TOP 25 Celebrity Doctors on Twitter, as well as being dubbed, "The Funniest Shrink on Twitter." She's gained a reputation on Facebook for her compassion, as well as her wit. Her blog at is regularly visited by many of her over 105,000 Twitter followers and 8,500 Facebook friends and fans. Dr. Howard maintains a private practice with offices in New York City and Long Island, in New York, and has an extensive phone practice.

Dr. Howard is passionately dedicated to helping people experience deep and lasting transformation for greater ease, freedom, and joy. She offers a free downloadable MP3 of her teleconference "Begin Reaching Your Goals," and her free ezine at On twitter she is @DrJennifer, and on Facebook she is Dr. Jennifer Howard.

Entries by Jennifer Howard, Ph.D.

True Charisma

(7) Comments | Posted April 22, 2013 | 3:09 PM

"Charisma is the fragrance of soul." -- Toba Beta

Recently someone asked me: "What's the secret to charisma?" This got me thinking. What did she see that she interpreted as charisma, and what is it, exactly?

What is this mysterious "secret" quality that makes some people appear powerful and attractive...

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Are We Addicted to the Idea of Perfection?

(32) Comments | Posted September 16, 2011 | 8:44 AM

Ring the bells that still can ring
Forget your perfect offering.
There is a crack in everything,
That's how the light gets in.
-- Leonard Cohen

Watch any of the "reality" television shows starring beautiful people, and you'll see something we cultivate in our culture: the...

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The Secret to Sustainable Passion

(39) Comments | Posted April 17, 2011 | 11:49 AM

Author, philosopher and teacher Joseph Campbell said, "Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there were only walls." I often hear that passion and enthusiasm are the fuel for success, in life and in business.

Although passion can be a gateway to success and knowing...

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