Burge Smith-Lyons Bio
Communications and relationship expert Burge Smith-Lyons is president and CEO of Essence of Being, Inc., which has been offering personal and professional development programs for thousands of adults, families and companies from around the world for 21 years . She is a motivational speaker, author, facilitator, minister through the Universal Life Church and The Madonna Ministry ,and trainer who specializes in helping people identify what she calls “Bubble Talk” — subconscious negative self-talk that blocks them from achieving what they want in life. She has been involved in her holistic mind-body-spirit approach which includes conscious breathing, kinesiology, emotional release, energy release, psychotherapy, NLP, EFT, anger-release work, channeling and Super Learning, accelerated learning techniques that activate both the left and right brain for over 33 years. Burge is chairman and founder of The Healing Forest Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization that uses experiential learning to help children cope with physical, mental, and emotional challenges.