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Through her many years as a trial and business consultant, relationship expert, author and speaker, Noelle C. Nelson Ph.D. has empowered countless individuals to be happier, healthier and more successful at work, home and in relationships.
Dr. Nelson shares her proactive and positive outlook in all her books, articles, interviews, seminars and in her consulting practice. Dr. Nelson's The Power of Appreciation: The Key to a Vibrant Life (Beyond Words Publishing) gives readers both the skills and the inspiration to turn negative situations around to lead rewarding, satisfying lives. As part of the "Power" series, she has written The Power of Appreciation in Business (MindLab Publishing) and The Power of Appreciation in Everyday Life (Insomniac Press).
Other books include Dangerous Relationships: How to Identify and Respond to the Seven Warning Signs of a Troubled Relationship (De Capo Books), which along with Your Man Is Wonderful (Free Press) established Dr. Nelson as a relationship expert, Everyday Miracles (Prentice Hall Press), Winner Takes All: The Eight Keys to Developing a Winner's Attitude (Perseus Publishing) and Winning! Using Lawyers' Courtroom Techniques To Get Your Way In Everyday Situations (Prentice Hall; paperback Get Your Way). Her experiences as a trial consultant compelled her to write A Winning Case (Prentice Hall) and Connecting With Your Client (American Bar Association) for attorneys.
Dr. Nelson has been interviewed by CBS's "The Early Show," "Montel Williams," ABC's "The View," Fox News and CNN, and has been interviewed or authored articles in hundreds of other media in the U.S. and abroad including Redbook, Entrepreneur, Inc, Trial, Cosmo, People, Woman's Day, Canadian HR Reporter, HR Magazine, Leadership Excellence, Investor's Business Daily, Los Angeles Times and Family Business Magazine. Her comments on personal relationships are heard twice a month on the Hitchedmag.com podcast.
Dr. Nelson has spoken at conferences on personal and workplace relationship issues in the US, Canada, Europe and Australia. She consistently receives outstanding marks from audience members.
Born in Manhattan to a French mother and an American dad, Dr. Nelson, at the tender age of six months, came to Southern California where she currently resides. Travel is a cherished pastime that Dr. Nelson enjoys whenever her schedule permits. Other interests include voracious reading (mysteries and historical fiction a great favorite), Latin Jazz, and snorkeling wherever warm tropical waters are to be found.
Dr. Nelson holds advanced degrees in clinical psychology from the United States International University (M.A., Ph.D.), and sociology degrees from the University of California at Los Angeles (B.A.) and the Sorbonne, Paris (Maitrise, Doctorat 3eme Cycle). She is a licensed clinical psychologist, with memberships in the American Society of Trial Consultants, the American Psychological Association, Psy Chi (National Honors Society in Psychology), and cited as one of the "100 Legal Consultants You Need to Know" in Lawdragon.