Pat Conklin
Pat Conklin

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Profile

Group:
Gold Professional
First Name:
Pat
Last Name:
Conklin
Contact Name:
Pat Conklin
Degree/Title:
BS, Principal Positivitist and Funraiser
Company:
Laughter Yoga Orlando
City:
Orlando
State:
FL
Zip:
32819
Country:
United States
Email:
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Primary Phone:
407-616-5381
Website:
http://www.LaughterYogaOrlando.com
Current Level of HA Participation:
1 with Grad Credit
Highest Level of HA Completed:
1 with Grad Credit
Join Date:
05/09/2013

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Credentials:
BS, Biology; Certified Laughter Yoga Leader (2009) and Teacher (2010); Certified Group Exercise Instructor (AFAA, 1995); Certified Personal Trainer (ACE, 1995); Certified Health Coach (ACE, 1997)
Speaker Biography:
Pat Conklin is a living example of the healing and transformative power of laughter. She is a certified Laughter Yoga teacher and trainer, speaker, 20 year veteran of the fitness industry, unabashed biology nerd, and RSSP (recovering seriously serious person). As such, Pat brings a WELLth of passion, energy, and knowledge to her seriously fun and effective Laughter Yoga classes, playshops, presentations, and training programs. Her work (laughter) has been highlighted in print, radio, film, and television, most notably on the National Geographic Channel's 2014 Crowd Control series in a social experiment demonstrating the power of laughter to elevate mood in, of all places, the DMV!
Learn More About This Speaker:
When you hear the sounds, Ho ho ho!, it might mean you're with Santa Claus. But chances are, you're in the presence of Pat Conklin, Central Florida's specialist in laughter for health and wellness. Formerly an accomplished research biologist and grant writer in the healthcare arena, Pat is today a catalyst of laughter. Since first coming across Laughter Yoga in 2009, Pat has taught laughter classes through one of the first grants ever awarded for Laughter Yoga; assisted Laughter Yoga's creator, Dr. Madan Kataria, with his training programs; and contributed to one of the Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor's textbooks for its Humor Academy. As both scientist and fitness professional who recognizes laughter's value as a bona fide form of physical exercise for the body and a powerful tool for training the brain to be happy, Pat has made Laughter Yoga a healthy ha ha habit. She positiveLY ho ho hopes you will, too!
Speaker Topics:
Humor and Health, Humor and Business, Humor and Caregiving, Humor and Happiness
Professional Speaker Services:
All-purpose Laughter Yoga sessions, as well as specialized Laughter Yoga programs for specific audiences, including onsite workplace wellness, stress reduction, team building, and employee engagement programs for businesses; Laughter Yoga presentations, icebreakers, and energizers for meetings, conferences, and special events; Laughter Yoga Leader training and certification programs; free communiTeeHee laughter clubs.
Membership Directory:
Yes