ABOUT HEATHER

Wisdom delivered with a secret spicy sauce! Heather Hans is a licensed clinical social worker & psychotherapist, holistic healer, certified intuitive coach, professional speaker & video creator, and Amazon International #1 Bestselling Author, who guides and inspires curious, dedicated, heartfelt people who seek fulfillment and self-realization. She produced over 500 videos and was a well-known personality on Vine and Persicope, ranked in the top 1% of social media influencers from 2016-2018 by klear, and featured by PopSugar, Forbes, and Fast Company. Her former career as a CPA and college professor make her results-oriented and able to find straight-forward answers to some of the most complex human problems. Overcoming significant traumas of her own taught her how to channel beauty, order, and joy into people's lives.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE & ACHIEVEMENTS

MEDIA EXPERIENCE

  • @HeatherHansTV ranked in the top 1% of social media influencers worldwide 2016-2018 by klear
  • Cover girl, featured story, expert guest, and interviewee on magazines, shows, and telesummits, including Forbes, PopSugarFast Company, and Miss Millennia Magazine, alongside business leaders and international best-selling health and relationship authors
  • Produced over 325 inspirational and educational videos, beginning as a subscription-based internet TV show, HeatherHansTV
  • Produced over 170 live-streams
  • Well-known personality on Periscope and Vine

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE

  • Provider of psychotherapy, teletherapy, coaching, and consulting to individuals, couples, and families
  • Keynote speaker
  • Workshop facilitator
  • Managed Boulder Valley School District’s Substance Abuse Prevention Program
  • Former Professor at Metropolitan State University of Denver
  • Left a successful career as a Certified Public Accountant, starting at Arthur Andersen, LLP, to pursue calling of teaching self-empowerment with an entertaining flair

EDUCATION

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, University of Denver—4.0 GPA, earned full merit scholarship, with honors
  • Master’s Degree in Science of Business Administration, University of Colorado
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, cum laude, University of Miami—earned full academic scholarship, certificate of academic excellence, and six honors and honorary society nominations

TRAINING

  • Clinical Training:  Clinically trained in psychodynamic psychotherapy, specializing in Attachment Theory and patterns of human relationships at the Boulder Institute for Psychotherapy and Research
  • Acting: Trained and studied acting based on the Method Acting techniques
  • Improv:  Trained in improvisational creation and stage performance
  • Storytelling:  Personally trained in the art of storytelling by Michael Hague, a top Hollywood screenplay story expert
  • Public Figure Trainings: Attended dozens of retreats and seminars led by top psychology, spirituality, and leadership experts, including Oprah Winfrey, Deepak Chopra, Eckhart Tolle, Dr. Wayne Dyer, Louise L. Hay, Dr. Rabbi Tirzah Firestone, Jack Canfield, Esther Hicks, Marianne Williamson, and Neale Donald Walsch
  • Self-Study: Read over 2,000 self-help, media, and success strategy books

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Certified Professional Intuitive Coach
  • Certified Law of Attraction Advanced Practitioner
  • Certified in holistic healing

BOOKS AND PUBLICATIONS

  • Amazon #1 International Bestseller, Blueprint for Love: Use Your Pain to Build A Solid Relationship
  • The Heart of Self Love: How to Radiate with Confidence
  • Contributing Author to Calmer Waters, by Barbra Cohn
  • Expert Thought Leader for YourTango online magazine, with 3.8 million monthly readers looking for advice on how to live their best lives and create exceptional relationships

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS & AWARDS

  • National Speakers Association
  • Competent Communicator Award by Toastmasters International

SPECIAL SKILLS

  • Strong left-right brain balance and ability to reach people of all learning styles
  • Master of human personality types
  • Loves doing impersonations
  • Strong ability to communicate with the psychic & spirit world and download guidance for creations
  • Can find a powerful & positive upside to even life’s darkest tragedies

PERSONALITY FUN FACTS

  • The Guardian Protector” (ISFJ), Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
  • The Master Spiritual Teacher” (33 Life Path), Numerology 
  • The Achieving Helper” (Type 2w3), Enneagram Type
  • The Teacher” & “Performing Artist,” Strong Interest Inventory
  • The Achiever,” Clifton StrengthsFinder®
  • The Talent,” The Fascination Personality Test
  • The Thinker,” (Melancholic) Four Temperaments
  • The Knowledge Seeker,” Entrepreneurial Profile 10
  • Intense Stamina, (Leo Sun Sign + Leo Rising Sign + Taurus Moon Sign + Scorpio North Node), Astrological Natal Chart

VOLUNTEER WORK

  • Animal Caretaker, 360+ hours, Humane Society of Boulder Valley
  • Child educator and support staff 2011-2018, Boulder Valley School District; and privately funded educational institution
  • Former Officer and Member of Board of Directors, Congregation Nevei Kodesh Jewish Renewal Community of Boulder
  • Former Senior Volunteer
  • Former At-Risk Youth Mentor

PERSONAL LIFE

  • Mother of a beloved teenage son
  • Distance runner since 2003
  • Colorado native, residing in Boulder, named the most “health-conscious,” “enlightened,” “creative,” and “happiest” city in the United States