Lynn blends the knowledge of a former professor of nursing education with the wisdom gained at the Harvard Deaconess Mind Body Medical Institute in Boston and mixes it with life experiences and her own brand of light-hearted optimism. Focused on optimum mind/body/spirit well-being, Lynn does keynotes, TV/radio appearances, retreats, consulting and personal coaching.

As a writer, Lynn is the author of over 100 published articles and monthly columns including for the National Wellness Association and Nursing Spectrum Magazine. She authored the audio book Dancing Gracefully with Life and is a contributing author to Laura Lagana’s book about caregivers - Touched by Angels of Mercy.

As a facilitator of learning Lynn has touched people through her keynotes, seminars, retreats and coaching. Formerly an adjunct professor teaching Women’s Wellness and Spirituality & Health at Saint Joseph’s College in Maine, Lynn writes and speaks about aliveness, working with people who want to release anxiety, anger and anguish, those who want to embrace, cherish and celebrate life.

Some of Lynn’s memberships include: the National Wellness Association, the Association of Applied and Therapeutic Humor, and the National Speakers Association.

Lynn serves up an antidote for the challenges of day-to-day business and life. After connecting with Lynn through her writing, speaking or holistic programs people in companies, schools, associations, or homes never see the world quite the same again and feel better.

 
Some of the places Lynn has spoken:    
For Associations
  • Society for the Arts in Health Care
  • School Nurse Associations
  • American Heart Association PA Affiliates
  • New England Newspaper Association
  • NEADVHS - New England Association of Health Care Volunteer Services
  • NH Governor’s Office on Volunteerism Conference
  • Nashua Rotary Annual Meeting
  • Massachusetts Hospital Association
  • NH Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
  • NHAVA - New Hampshire Association of Volunteer Administrators
  • National Speakers Association - New England
  • NH Health Care Association
  • New England Association of Rehab Nurses
For Health Care
  • Catholic Medical Center
  • New Hampshire Hospital
  • Maine Medical Center
  • Bridgeport Hospital - Yale New Haven Health
  • Cheshire Medical Center
  • Fallon Medical Center
  • Samaritan Medical Center
  • Middlesex Hospital
  • Nursing Management Congress
For Companies – Profit and Not for Profit
  • CA, Inc
  • Oracle
  • Thermo Electron Corporation
  • BankNorth
  • Mead Johnson
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Auto Desk
  • Northeast Utilities
  • Community Developmental Services
  • Nursing Spectrum Magazine
  • Center of Hope
  • Seacoast Hospice
  • Computype
  • Norwich Inn and Spa
  • Health Trust
  • Community Action
  • Southern Maine Optical
  • Crotched Mountain Rehab Center
  • Americorp
  • Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce
  • WIC Conference (Women, Infants and Children)
  • Foster Grandparents
 
 
For Education
  • State of Maine Department of Education
  • Milton School
  • University of New Hampshire
  • Wilcoxson School
  • Southern Connecticut State University
  • Saint Joseph’s College ME
  • Browne Center for Experiential Education UNH
  • Diocese of Manchester
  • St Augustine School
  • Bishop Connelly High School
  • Project Safeguard
  • Mount Wachusett Community College
  • Milton Elementary School
  • NH Technical Institute
  • Diocese of Boston
  • North Shore Catholic Schools
  • Appletree Education
  • Saint Ann School
For Women’s Groups
  • Upper CT Valley Hospital/Dartmouth Hitchcock Women’s Wellness Day
  • Women’s Spirituality Group
  • American Business Women’s Association
  • New England Women of the ELCA
  • Notre Dame Mission Center
  • NH Council of Catholic Women
  • Concord Business Women
For Churches
  • North Hampton United Church of Christ
  • Saint James Church
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help
  • Saint Mark Church
  • Unity Church
  • Saint Joseph’s Church
  • Bedford Congregational Church
  • Saint Pius Church
  • Bethany Church
  • Ipswich Congregational Church
  • Saint Edmund’s Church
  • Saint Teresa’s Church
Also
  • Prisons
  • Singles Clubs
  • Women’s Clubs
  • Parenting Groups
  • Cancer Society
  • Horizons Over 55

Client Comments:

"You drew the largest audience that I have seen and everyone was so pleased that they came. Our limited resources of time and energy were wisely invested in your presentation and we have the promise of long-term profits! The benefits will be evident not only in our professional lives but our personal as well! You cannot ask for a better ROI!" Susan Garabedian, Director of Continuing Education, Crotched Mountain Rehab

"Your presentation, on Stress Management, was exciting and very motivational. The members of NECOE felt the techniques you utilized were both individually beneficial and applicable to some of our client's needs." Norma Garber, President, New England Center for Organizational Effectiveness

"I wanted to let you know the positive response we had to the wellness workshop you provided to Matthew Thornton Health Plan staff members.…We all enjoyed your humor and the atmosphere you created in the room which allowed the individuals participating to feel comfortable participating in the relaxation exercises. Comments were received on your voice quality with the suggestion that you produce your own relaxation tape." Karen Reed, VP Operations, Matthew Thornton Health Plan

"Your presentations were truly enjoyed by all - students and staff alike. It takes a gifted person who can do meaningful presentations for the young, seasoned, and those of us who are in-between…Your optimism, enthusiasm and energy will have a lasting effect on our school community…Our principal stated "she's a wealth of information." Joan Paige, Nurse, Milton Elementary School

"Informative, upbeat and engaging, you lived your message in a very genuine way. Your handouts as well as your activities engaged a wide variety of learning styles. Most importantly, perhaps, was your encouraging and compassionate way of showing how we all could improve." Pam McPhee, Ph.D., Director, The Browne Center for Experiential Education, University of New Hampshire

 
Participant Comments:

    "I will look at daily problems with an easier, problem solving attitude."
    "Very useful information - great presentation."
    "I will remember to be aware of my body's messages."
    "You did a very good job of relieving stress - making people open up."
    "I will become focused, learn to smile and will relax and enjoy each moment."
    "It was great to get the actual tools to do the relaxation at any time."
    "I almost didn't attend…this was the best class I've ever attended."
    "I'll be able to make decisions easier."
    "I'll laugh more and be more creative."
    "I liked the interaction of speaker with audience."
    "Great job - I needed to be reminded of all the things I can do for myself."
    "Gained useful tools." "Your enthusiasm is contagious."
    "This helps me focus and put things in order."
    "I'll be more open, not afraid…knowing I'll be able to handle it."
    "This was FUN - not enough fun in my life."
    "I could have listened to you all night." "Thank you so much!"
 


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Lynn Durham, RN - Well Being Coach, 356 Route 175, Holderness, NH 03245 USA Phone: (603) 926-9700 Email: smile@lynndurham.com