Wednesday, April 17th @ 7:00 PM
Guest: Steve Wilson
Subject:The Psychology of Humor with Steve Wlson
An award-winning international personality in the field of therapeutic humor and laughter. Steve Wilson’s work as a clinical psychologist crystallized his thinking about the relationships between humor and mental wellness. Now retired from the practice of psychotherapy, Steve continues to intertwine substance and humor in ways you never imagined.
President of The World Laughter Tour, an organization that promotes health, happiness, and world peace through laughter, he innovated the popular program, “How to Create Therapeutic Laughter.” His Laughter Circle programs are used by thousands of people at work, in schools, hospitals, healthcare, treatment support groups, nursing homes, and more.
One of America’s top-rated speakers, he has earned the designation of Certified Speaking Professional from the National Speakers Association. He serves on the Advisory Committee of the Mental Health/Addictions/Development Disabilities training program at Columbus (Ohio) State Community College, where he is the honoree of the Stephen H. Wilson Scholarship Fund. As an internationally acclaimed advocate for the benefits of laughter, he received the 2007 Golden Laughter award (Rire d’Or) from the French School of Laughter. He is the Director of National Humor Month, and 2010 recipient of Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Steve will present reflections, perspectives, and a practical framework for how laughter and humor enhance health and happiness.
Join Ronald and guest Steve Wilson on Wednesday April 17 at 7:00 PM to share how humor in the right proportions can aid in a healthy life style.