About Dr. Judy Krings
Judy Krings, Ph.D., PCC, is a “uniquely human, passionately persuasive” personal/professional strengths-based positive psychology coach and clinical psychologist. She is MentorCoach trained and certified by the International Coach Federation.
She is also certified as a Social and Emotional Intelligence Coach by the Institute for Social and Emotional Intelligence. Her trainers have included Drs. Chris Peterson, Barbara Fredrickson, Todd Kashdan, Robert Biswas-Diener, Sonja Lyubomirsky, Ryan Niemiec, and Caroline Adams Miller, MAPP, among others.
With a professional career spanning three decades…
Judy has served as a consultant for a myriad of agencies, businesses, educational institutions, healthcare facilities, the military, medical clinics, and hospitals. Judy also created and hosted three radio talk shows, including her nationally syndicated Chicago-based “Dr. Judy Show”. She continues to appear regularly on blog talk radio. She also produced and hosted a TV show focused on coping with mental health issues and aided international disaster relief efforts via TV and radio. Judy also produced, interviewed and recorded international weight loss expert authors for Dr. Carol Solomon’s acclaimed “Lose Weight Now…Stay Slim Forever” Audio Program.
Judy has authored hundreds of professional articles…
for newspapers, magazines, and organizations, and originated self help and teen advice columns. A dynamic lecturer, she has delivered many keynote presentations throughout her career. Recently, Judy authored positive psychology coaching articles for premier issues of India’s PsyInsight magazine and The Coach Exchange’s Published! magazine. She also penned a relationship article for tce’s Insights magazine and wrote an Ebook on empowering relationships.
In 2013, Judy was featured in an article in the national First for Women magazine. She also recorded, with Brent O’Bannon, a positive psychology program for the 2nd International Conference in India on Psychology and Applied Sciences.
In 2012, Judy’s vibrant positive psychology travel memoir book, Photo Adventures in Cuba ~ Unlock Your Power of Positivity achieved Amazon best seller in both print and kindle. VIA’s Dr. Ryan Niemec and Dr. Martin Seligman’s reviews grace the cover. Dr. Seligman, renown founder of the science of positive psychology, honored Judy by embracing her acronym “PERMA” highlighted in his best selling book, Flourish.
In 2011, Judy was honored by Hapacus, a grassroots educational program, dedicated to teaching and training people the scientific principles of happiness, meaning and fulfillment. She was selected to participate on the discussion panel following the premiere showing of the positive psychology smash hit film, Happy, at the Milwaukee Film Festival. Judy also appeared the film’s promo video.
Judy’s down-to-earth, creative and upbeat coaching style helps you find meaningful solutions to your most difficult problems.
Her energy, humor, and passion set her apart as a professional who truly “walks her talk”. She authentically inspires you to harness your strengths and flourish. She puts heart in helping you and joy in your journey. Well-being, happiness and your flourishing best self life await you at www.coachingpositivity.com.
Personally, with her beloved husband, Ken, Judy lives in Manitowoc, WI.
They have three children and four exceptional grandchildren. They divide their time between the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan and sunny Banderas Bay, Puerto Vallarta, MX. Dr. Judy also cherishes communicating with her adopted family in Nepal.
Dr. Judy thrives on gardening, photography, traveling, reading, collecting psychological cartoons, emailing friends, scouring the Internet, blogging, and appreciating art. She loves animals and never met a dog she didn’t like!