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William Miller, MSSW, MA, MS, MDiv, EdD
Dr. Will Miller has earned the reputation as an extraordinary keynote speaker. He is a recognized expert in the area of stress & coping, interpersonal relationships, organizational health and workplace culture. A therapist and teacher at Purdue University, he lectures at the schools of Organizational Leadership, Management and Mass Communication on the social environment of the workplace and the impact on productivity.
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Dr. Miller is one of the country’s leading authorities on stress reduction and life balance. Your audience will take away a solid message about what gets in the way of living a life of personal and career well-being. Unlike standard, simplistic motivational speeches that feel good in the moment, Will’s content is grounded in solid psychological and sociological science and research.
Will is uniquely qualified to impact your group. It’s no surprise with his five graduate degrees and years of experience as a therapist, counselor and author. If that were not enough, Will spent 16 years as a top headline comedian in New York City. He has toured the country extensively as an entertainer and has appeared on countless standup comedy programs. He was the on-air spokesman for the Nick-At-Nite television network and hosted the NBC Daytime program The Other Side.
For over 15 years Will has appeared before thousands of people at hundreds of events in the U.S. and Europe, offering a compelling and entertaining keynote for this country’s top corporations and national organizations. The response has been outstanding.
Your group’s needs and meeting themes are important. Dr. Miller can easily tailor his presentation to meet these needs and empower those themes. In addition to his renowned keynote address, he excels at workshop and seminar settings as well. And with his extensive entertainment background Will is one of the best event hosts and emcees in the business, balancing spontaneous humor with respect for your organization.
Bringing corporations and associations powerful keynote and seminar presentations that
- Acknowledge today’s challenges at work and home
- Mix engaging, real-life anecdotes with humor and hope
- Open the path to productivity and balance in work and life
- Energize audiences to move forward with zeal.
Miller has inspired personal growth, happiness and fulfillment in crowds throughout North America, firing up audiences at IBM, Microsoft, BF Goodrich, Conseco Inc., Alliant Health System, Blue Cross & Blue Shield, United Way of America and a score more.
New Yorker turned Midwesterner
Raised in New York City, Miller now lives in the nation’s heartland, giving him a wide view of North America’s people, culture and corporations.
A psychotherapist, comedian and popular cultural analyst, Miller is people-focused—listening, observing, connecting and communicating. His career has included posts at mental health and substance abuse recovery centers. He’s provided spiritual guidance at Universities, hospitals and to police. And he’s been an educator and a sought after lecturer.
His Book Learning
Miller holds five graduate degrees. He also holds a Master’s in Clinical Social Work from Columbia University, a Master’s in Divinity from the Union Theological Seminary, a Master’s in Health Psychology from Walden University, and a Master’s and Doctorate in Urban Education & Studies from the University of Massachusetts. He had further training in Psychoanalysis and completed studies at the Rutgers University School of Addiction Studies.
Miller’s publications include:
- Refrigerator Rights, Penguin Putnam, 2003
- The Seven Temptations of American Popular Culture (Publication Fall, 2006)
- Global Media Goes To War: the Role of News & Entertainment Media During the 2003 Iraq War (Chapter Contribution with Professor Glenn Sparks)
- Why We Watch: Killing the Gilligan Within, Simon & Schuster, 1996
- Contributions to many publications and news programs including Entertainment Weekly and Court TV.
The Entertainment Side
Dr. Will spent 16 years as a professional stand-up comedian, headlining across the country and appearing with Aretha Franklin and Natalie Cole. He spent five years as Nick-At-Nite’s television therapist in his Why We Watch segments. He’s also appeared on The Today Show, Good Morning America, Larry King and The O’Reilly Factor. He’s been profiled by NBC Dateline and People Magazine. And he’s currently the official psychotherapist for the nationally syndicated Bob & Tom radio show.
We are a culture characterized by our anxiety, high expectations and stress. It seems that at every turn we face a new worry. Using his five graduate degrees, media savvy and life experiences, Dr. Will presents a new approach to finding balance and fulfillment in your life.
His insight into the American psyche is astounding. With clarity and approachability, he weaves together a presentation that combines groundbreaking research with hilarious comedy.
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