Edith Namm has 25 years of experience as a Counselor and Educator, over 20 years of experience as a Certified Specialized Handwriting Analyst, and is a thyroid, breast, colon and liver cancer survivor who has authored 7 books on stress management. She is dedicated to inspiring readers of all ages to adopt, adapt and activate the winning strategies that she believes can empower one to successfully cope with the stress and tensions of daily living. In 2006, Edith became a member of Brooklyn Lifelong Learning (BLL), formerly the institute of Retirees in Pursuit of Education. BLL is an academically-oriented campus-based learning center at Brooklyn College, whose mission is to foster peer learning among retirees. Edith teaches a course, A Joyful Journey to Miles of Smiles, Health and Wellness. Edith founded Share-a-Smile Ambassadors, whose mission is to: activate school, home and community Share-a-Smile Projects that effectively relieve emotional stress,and raise self-esteem.