Laurie Gerber

Laurie Gerber is passionate about personal development and has been coaching individuals and groups for more than 15 years. As head coach of Handel Group® Life Coaching, Laurie teaches people to tell the truth and pursue their dreams through live events, one-on-one coaching, online coaching courses, as a writer, on radio, and in frequent TV appearances on MTV, A&E, Dr. Phil Show, and the TODAY show.

Learn more about this presenter’s work:


  • Five Blunders that Kill Your Happiness

    Life coach Laurie Gerber believes that we were meant to be happy, and also that it was meant to be a challenge to get and stay that way.

  • Five Rules for Life-Altering Dreaming

    As adults, when do we stop wanting exactly what we want and dreaming big and talking about it freely? Probably sometime after the first onslaught of rude awakenings, insults, or disappointments.

  • What’s in Your Genetic Goody Bag?

    It is revolutionary to not only know that you have your parents’ issues, but also that you can intervene on your own behalf and change them, says author and life coach Lauren Handel Zander.

  • Waving Your Freak Flag, Not Your White Flag

    The idiosyncrasies that are unique to you, possibly irksome to others, are what author and life coach Lauren Handel Zander calls your “freak flag.” Most of us walk around either tripping on our own freak flag or hiding it, she says.