Dr Janet Lapp
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Dr. Janet Lapp is a Registered Nurse who also holds a Ph.D. in Psychology. She is author of three books, creator of the award-winning CBS series ‘Keep Well’ ... has been rated among the top three speakers worldwide by TI, and inducted into the Speakers Hall of Fame.
For over 20 years, organizations around the world from Russia to Argentina have chosen Dr. Janet Lapp for their programs to break down barriers and inspire people with a common vision. Born and raised in Montreal, Quebec, and a former university professor and registered nurse, she is a clinical psychologist, author of three books, and creator and host of the CBS-series ‘Keep Well. Along with Ronald Reagan and Colin Powell, she has been inducted into the Speakers Hall of Fame, and is ranked among the top 1% of professional speakers in the world. The New York Review has called her and her programs “the energy charge our world needs.”
Dr. Janet Lapp is one of the most sought-after speakers in the world today on how to adapt to an information society, and how to develop the skills to thrive with current and future change.
Dr. Lapp has a Ph.D. from McGill University in Montreal and was inducted into the CPAE Speakers Hall of Fame, the highest honour bestowed by her peers in the National Speakers Association. A registered nurse, nurse manager, professor and clinical psychologist, she understands how people change. Author of three books; Plant your Feet Firmly in Mid-Air, Dancing with Tigers, and Positive Spin, she was creator and host of the highly-rated CBS series ‘Keep Well,’ and is publisher of the award-winning The Change Letter. Originally from Canada, Dr. Janet Lapp has addressed audiences from 20 to 8,000 people, from Hong Kong to Argentina, and from Russia to New Zealand.
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Lapp is a specialist in areas of fast personal and cultural change, well known to audiences around the world for her challenging, in-your-face ideas and her endless humour, energy and ability to connect with audiences. Her presentations outline bold, innovative strategies and practical guidelines for excelling in rapidly changing, intensely competitive times.
She is a licensed clinical psychologist, internationally known speaker and author and creator and host of the award-winning CBS series ‘Keep Well.’ As editor of the Change Letter and author of three best-selling books: Dancing with Tigers, Plant your Feet Firmly in Mid-Air, and Positive Spin™ she has received critical acclaim for her forward-lo0king ideas.
A former professor, researcher, clinician, and registered nurse, she was born and raised in Canada, and her PhD is from McGill University in Montreal. Dr. Lapp has received many academic honours, and in 1998 was inducted into the Speakers Hall of Fame (the “Oscar” of Professional Speaking), an honour held by fewer than 100 professional speakers worldwide.
Janet is a skilled commercial, instrument-rated pilot and uses her own plane to fly to many of her engagements, allowing her to land at airports often closer to your meeting venue that are impossible for larger jets … and cutting down the stress tedium, and time of commercial travel. With around 20 years of flying experience, she has piloted an aircraft through some of the most beautiful and threatening areas of the world, from Africa to South America, with some of the scariest flying occurring in Southern California.
As an experienced sailor, she knows how to capture winds for the fastest and safest passage through turbulent waters … and understands close calls.
She is a member of LIGA, The Flying Doctors of Mercy, who each month travel to Mexico to work with the medical needs of the people of Sinaloa, Mexcio, one of the poorest regions of Mexico. She encourages donations and volunteers sign-ups too.
For health care audiences, Dr. Janet’s own poignant personal story, and her powerful and humorous anecdotes, connect with, move and inspire others. Her role is to give hope to the world of health care, and remind them of their intense intrinsic value. This she does, to countless thousands of people annually in audiences around the world.
Corporate audiences respect her development of a multi-million dollar consulting firm and the success she had had in leadership positions herself and in developing some of the finest leaders in North America.
International audiences have appreciated her fluency in French and Spanish, and her feeble attempts at several other languages.