Edie delights in inviting people to live rich, full, juicy lives. She is an internationally recognized, sought after, colorfully creative journalist, interviewer, author and editor, a dynamic and inspiring speaker, licensed social worker and interfaith minister, BLISS coach, event producer, certified Laughter Yoga Leader, certified Cuddle Party facilitator, and Cosmic Concierge. Edie is the founder of Hug Mobsters Armed With Love, which offers FREE HUGS events world- wide on a planned and spontaneous basis.
She speaks and writes on the subjects of wellness, relationships, trauma recovery, addiction, mental health, peace and social justice, spirituality, sexuality, loss and grief. She experienced a bucket list item when she interviewed His Holiness the Dalai Lama. (an aside…Offering a TEDtalk is another one,)