Our contributors

Our writers are domain specialists, health and fitness experts, wellness professionals, spiritual thought leaders—many are pioneers in their own right.

Here is a list of the writers who have contributed one or more articles to Complete Wellbeing over the past several years. Click on the name to read more about them.

Kat DuffKat Duff (1)

Kat Duff is the author of The Alchemy of Illness and The Secret Life of Sleep.

Sabina RaoSabina Rao (1)

Dr Sabina Rao is a psychiatrist with an expertise in treating anxiety and depression. Outside of her profession, she enjoys travelling, reading, movies and music.

Ajay PhadkeAjay Phadke (1)

Ajay Phadke, is the Founder and CEO of Type A Thought, a digital counselling platform for mental and emotional wellbeing.

Darryl D'souzaDarryl D'souza (1)

Darryl D’souza has had an amazing journey, reversing 14 years of sickness with just one year of Natural Integrated Therapy. He has been teaching about health, nutrition and curing chronic illnesses since 2005.

Lisa Marie BobbyLisa Marie Bobby (1)

Lisa Marie Bobby is a licensed marriage and family therapist and founder of Growing Self Counseling and Life Coaching. She is the host of the Love, Happiness and Success Podcast, and author of Exaholics: Breaking Your Addiction to Your Ex Love.

Brad SachsBrad Sachs (1)

Brad Sachs is a psychologist specialising in work with individuals, couples and families, and the best-selling author of numerous books on child and family development. For information on his work and writing, visit his website.

Terry CralleTerry Cralle (1)

Terry Cralle is a certified clinical sleep educator. She is a co-author of Snoozby and the Great Big Bedtime Battle.

Shahnaz HusainShahnaz Husain (1)

Shahnaz Husain is the pioneer of the herbal beauty movement. She has received several prestigious awards, including the World’s Greatest Woman Entrepreneur Award. She is also committed to social causes, like free beauty training courses for the speech, hearing and visually impaired.

Ian McMahanIan McMahan (1)

Dr Ian McMahan, PhD, is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Brooklyn College, CUNY. He is a member of PEN American Center and the PEN Freedom to Write Committee, and his favourite hobby is exploring the back roads and country lanes of Southern France.

Michael TermanMichael Terman (1)

Dr Michael Terman, PhD, professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry at Columbia University, directs the Comprehensive Chronotherapy Group. He conducted key research on circadian rhythms. Later, he investigated the antidepressant effects of light therapy, now a recognised treatment.

Yatin PatelYatin Patel (1)

Dr Yatin Patel, MD, MBA, is Founder and Medical Director of Indiana University Center for Sleep Studies, USA. He is the author of Sleep Well, Lead Well.

Olivia MillerOlivia Miller (1)

Olivia H Miller, MS, RYT, is the author of eight wellness and spirituality card decks including the best-selling Yoga Deck. A yoga instructor and therapeutic laughter leader, Olivia works with individuals, groups and corporations teaching energy balancing and wellness techniques designed to optimise physical, mental and emotional wellbeing.

Kathi ElsterKathi Elster (1)

Kathi Elster is a management consultant and executive coach. They are co-authors of Working with You Is Killing Me.

Katherine CrowleyKatherine Crowley (1)

Katherine Crowley is a Harvard-trained psychotherapist. They are co-authors of Working with You Is Killing Me.

Jim BoltonJim Bolton (1)

Jim Bolton is the President of Ridge Training—a firm that helps employees communicate productively so they save more time, get more done, and have more fun. Jim has presented at national conferences in the US, and has been quoted in numerous business publications including Executive Excellence and the Harvard Management Update.

Alison SmithAlison Smith (1)

Alison Smith is a life coach, mother, teacher, writer and speaker living in New Brunswick, Canada. She supports parents directly both on-line and off, through parenting coaching, workshops and parenting groups. She has written the Gentle Parenting Manifesto, a guide for parents to create a win-win relationship with their child.

Jonice WebbJonice Webb (1)

Jonice Webb PhD is a licensed clinical psychologist. She is the author of Running on Empty: Overcome Your Childhood Emotional Neglect. She specialises in the treatment of couples and families.

Anjaneya MishraAnjaneya Mishra (1)

Anjaneya Mishra is a voracious reader and an avid sportsman, having played national-level squash for several years. He is author of Teenage Blues, Parenting Clues and currently resides in Mumbai with his mother, brother and dog named Taurus.

Bari Tessler LindenBari Tessler Linden (1)

Bari Tessler Linden is a financial therapist and coach. She is the founder of The Art of Money: a year-long money school, that integrates money healing, money practices and money maps. Her upcoming book, The Art of Money, published by Parallax Press will debut in spring 2016.

Michelle McQuaidMichelle McQuaid (1)

Michelle McQuaid is a best-selling author, workplace wellbeing teacher and playful change activator. She’s passionate about translating positive psychology and neuroscience into practical strategies for health, happiness, and business success.

Hedwig Lewis SJHedwig Lewis SJ (1)

Hedwig Lewis SJ is the author of over 30 books, including Living Passionately. He is a Jesuit priest and a former college principal.

Heather ReesHeather Rees (1)

Heather Rees is a strategist and coach for businesses and entrepreneurs. In her practice, Heather blends brass tacks practicality and a soulful approach to help individuals and businesses apply effective conscious strategies to gain the results they want.

Veena Gomes-PatwardhanVeena Gomes-Patwardhan (2)

Veena Gomes-Patwardhan is a freelance writer and science journalist whose work has appeared in anthologies like Chicken Soup for the Soul. She is currently working on her first novel.

Ashley Josephine ZuberiAshley Josephine Zuberi (2)

Ashley Josephine Zuberi is a registered yoga teacher through Yoga Alliance. She teaches online yoga classes and courses on her website.

Joanna ClarkJoanna Clark (1)

Joanna Clark is a certified Gentle Sleep CoachSM. She offers a holistic and gentle approach to the pediatric sleep coaching process.

avatar for Michelle MasonMichelle Mason (1)

Michelle Mason loves helping people. She writes from the heart and shares content that is honest, raw, uplifting, easy to read and understand. She is also author of the book Staying Alive. Connect with her at michellemasonrocks@gmail.com

Dona MatthewsDona Matthews (1)

Dr Dona Matthews, PhD, has taught at several universities in Canada and the US. She has been working with families and schools since 1990. She is the co-author of many books including Beyond Intelligence: Secrets for Raising Happily Productive Kids.

Nitya Anand NadarNitya Anand Nadar (2)

Dr Nitya Anand Nadar is a practising homoeopathic doctor in Mumbai. She loves organic kitchen gardening and enjoys encouraging fellow home gardeners in growing plants in balconies, terraces and window sills.

Rowena JayneRowena Jayne (1)

Rowena Jayne is a leading international yoga instructor, raw food chef and wellness presenter. She is a qualified Naturopath, Nutritionist and has studied Ayurvedic Medicine, Remedial Massage, Raw food Nutrition, Usui reiki and various other modalities. She is the author of The Joy of Real Food.

Gabriel RocheleauGabriel Rocheleau (2)

Gabriel Rocheleau is a meditation and yoga practitioner, traveller, musician and blogger. He believes to grow at all costs, thrive in perpetual change and make chaos his refuge.

Eckhart TolleEckhart Tolle (1)

Eckhart Tolle is a spiritual teacher and author. His profound yet simple teachings have helped countless people throughout the world find inner peace and greater fulfillment in their lives.

avatar for PeggyPeggy (1)

Peggy is a wife and mother who became addicted to gambling. She has been gamble-free for over eight years.

Maria GraciaMaria Gracia (2)

Maria Gracia is a “making-life-better expert” who has been providing organising and life advice to over a million followers a year via GetOrganizedNow.com, her complimentary ezine, blog, social media channels, books and publications. She believes that organising is responsible for every joy to be had in life!

Joey LottJoey Lott (2)

Joey Lott offers radical non-duality private meetings, radical stress and trauma release sessions, radical obsessive thinking and compulsive behaviour release sessions and nervous system renewal sessions for chronic Lyme disease and multiple chemical sensitivity. He is the author of several books including Sleep.

Sophie Skover FrabottaSophie Skover Frabotta (1)

Sophie is the founder of Awaken Palm Beach, a lifestyle brand that helps people transform through Life Coaching, Meditation, and Crystal education. She has a Masters Degree in Transpersonal Psychology, is a Certified Life Coach, Author, and Spiritual Entrepreneur. She is founder of Awaken Crystal Gallery, an online crystal jewelry store with a wealth of information on how crystals can be a companion for healing. Sophie has logged more than 5,500 hours of individual coaching with clients over the past eight years of being in business for herself, and has distilled her transformational process down to helping bring their vision into reality in 16 weeks or less.

Hansal BhachechHansal Bhachech (1)

Dr Hansal Bhachech is consultant psychiatrist at HCG Hospital, Ahmedabad.

Lisa CoxLisa Cox (1)

Lisa Cox is an author and speaker with a passion for integrative health. She lives in Australia and is dedicated to living a life of purpose with passion and pride.

Sophie KellerSophie Keller (1)

Sophie Keller is an international speaker and the best-selling author of four books on happiness. She currently has her own series on FOX called How To Be Happier at Work.

Lauren SingerLauren Singer (1)

Lauren Singer is a NYC resident who lives a Zero Waste life. Her blog Trash is for Tossers is an attempt to document her Zero Waste journey and show that leading a Zero Waste lifestyle is simple, cost-effective, timely, fun and possible for everyone and anyone.

Gustav and Elna MullerGustav and Elna Muller (1)

Gustav & Elna Muller are marriage counsellors with 20 years experience.