Resilience Strategist

Barbara Rubel, MA, BCETS, CBS
Keynote Speaker, Trainer, Best-Selling Author
Personal Development for Professional Success

Looking for a dynamic keynote speaker, workshop presenter or trainer for your conference or appreciation event?

Barbara Rubel specializes as a mental health motivational speaker and stress management speaker. She delivers highly content-filled, interactive seminars, keynotes and trainings while engaging audiences. For the past twenty years, Barbara has presented motivating and fun keynotes at healthcare conferences, general session closings at mental health conventions, and trainings at victim services conferences. 

Barbara can kick off your conference with an energizing and motivating program that focuses on managing job stress, personal and professional growth, health and wellness, and career management. She offers skills and step-by-step techniques related to stress management, burnout, and compassion fatigue.  She is an expert on applying strengths and building resilience to survive and thrive. Her humorous and upbeat style offers a delightful composite of experience, research and practical application that promotes self-compassion in helping professionals and wellness in the corporate environment. 

Barbara is a leading authority and recognized author on bereavement and overcoming change, transition and loss. She is a professional speaker who speaks from personal experience. Her father, a retired NYC Police Officer, died by suicide while she was pregnant with triplets. She devoted the first part of her career assisting bereaved individuals and the second half advancing the well-being of helping professionals.  

National Cancer Survivors Day®? Sunday, June 5th is a CELEBRATION for those who have survived, an INSPIRATION for those recently diagnosed, a gathering of SUPPORT for families, and an OUTREACH to the community. Call Barbara Rubel today to discuss the possibility of her presenting an uplifting program for your group. 

Listen to Barbara's FABULOUS Interview on Building Resilience
on the Positivity Strategist Podcast which aired 
March 3, 2015 with host Robyn Stratton Berkessel. 

Barbara and her programs have been featured on
Blog Moderator
Helping Healing Hearts From Around the World
Grief Expert
Watch a 3 minute clip "Compasssion Fatigue: 8 Strengths that Build Coping Skills" from Barbara Rubel's Western Schools Webinar:

  • Listen to Barbara discuss resilient ways to cope with grief on Beverly Molander's 1 hour program, Activating the Power of Yes click here
  • Watch Barbara's talk at the Celebrant Foundation, click here  
  • Listen to Barbara describe her program, click here to listen to a 7 minute spotlight Radio interview with Marcus Edwards (starts at 24:50 - ends at 31.40).                                                                   

Barbara Rubel  is a nationally recognized thanatologist, focusing on loss, personal growth, and building resilience. As a resilience consultant, she has been mentioned in Health Magazine, SHAPE Magazine, Fox Buisiness, and much more.

BlogTalkRadio, Joyful Living for Women 
Barbara's Blogs

MEDIA: Contact Barbara, a public figure, for an entertaining interview that benefits the audience, helps ratings and gets readers. 

What Successful Women Know About Cinderella Glass Slippers and Petticoats

Program Handouts

Loss Can Inspire You to Help Others
Barbara Rubel and Brian Tracy at the NSA Keynote Lab in Las Vegas