More About the Author
Janet Pfeiffer, internationally known speaker and award-winning author, is one of the todays most highly sought after seminar leaders. She is a graduate of Englewood Cliffs College (now part of St. Peter's).
As a leading authority in the field of anger management and conflict resolution, Janet serves as a consultant to such companies as the U.S. Army, U.S. Postal Service, AT&T, Hoffman-LaRoche, Rutgers University, Carnival Cruise Lines, United Way, YWCA, New Jersey Education Association, Care-One, Insurance Restoration Specialists, Learning Annex, William Paterson University Women's Center, Catholic Community Services, Passaic County Community College, American Business Academy, Bergen County Police and Fire Academy, Cook's College, Kean University, Rotary, Ocean County College, Kiwanis and more.
She is a board member for the World Addiction Foundation and is employed as an instructor and program director at a battered women's shelter and day care center.
Janet has spoken at the United Nations, Notre Dame University (for the NACSDC National Conference), has served as committee member and keynote speaker for the YWCA National Week Without Violence Campaign, and is a member of the National Police Suicide Foundation.
She is also a columnist for the Daily Record, hosts her own cable TV show, is a former co-host of a radio talk show and has been a contributing writer to Woman's World Magazine, Living Solo Magazine, Prime Woman Magazine and N.J. Family. Additionally, she is a member of EAPA, NJAWBO and Visions in Motion Speaker's Bureau.
As an inspirational speaker and private consultant, Janet is a frequent guest on radio and TV and has been highlighted by NBC News. She recently appeared on Fox TV and Steve Adubato's One-On-One .
Janet also runs "The Antidote to Anger" anger management support group which meets twice a month.
She has been nominated for many prestigious awards including the Russ Berrie "Make a Difference Award", and has been presented with SOS "Positive Life Force" and "AOH" awards. She has achieved recognition as an award winning author, photographer, and race walker. (1994/1995 NJ Gold Medalist; 1994/1995 National Gold, Silver and Bronze Medalist in marathon competition), and is also listed in the "Who's Who in Authors".
Janet's books include: "The Secret Side of Anger" (endorsed by NY Times best selling author, Dr. Bernie Siegel), "101 Great Ways to Improve Your Life, Vol.3" (co -authored with Mark Victor Hanson of Chicken Soup For the Soul),"The Seedling's Journey", "The Angel and The Gift", "The Orchids of Gateway Lane", "Jordan's Promise" and "Dying To Be Safe: Ultimate Solutions to Violence".
In 2001, she founded "Reunion of Hearts"; Reconciling and Reconnecting Estranged Families", the nation's first non-profit support group of its kind, dedicated to the emotional healing and reuniting of estranged family members.