Resilience Strategist

Barbara Rubel, MA, BCETS, CBS

Keynote Speaker, Trainer, Author

Helping You to Find Strenth and Meaning in Life's Challenges

Looking for a dynamic speaker, workshop presenter or trainer for your conference or appreciation event that focuses on well-being? Barbara can kick off your conference with a motivating program that helps professionals manage life-loss balance. Barbara 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.

Barbara offers skills and step-by-step techniques to manage stress, burnout, compassion fatigue, and vicarious trauma.  She helps attendees survive and thrive as she teaches them how to apply their strengths to build their resilience while facing challenging situations in the workplace.

Barbara's humorous and upbeat style offers a delightful composite of experience, research and practical application that promotes self-compassion and wellness. 

Barbara devoted the first part of her career assisting bereaved individuals and the second half advancing the well-being of helping professionals.  She is a leading authority and recognized author on life-loss balance which includes change, transition and loss. 

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's work has 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. 

Barbara Rubel and Brian Tracy at the NSA Keynote Lab in Las Vegas