For many, the journey to optimum mental, physical or emotional health can be a long and winding road, with people reportedly struggling to find the time to exercise or meditate. The answer? Book a health speaker. Armed with a range of strategies for juggling health and life, they are the ideal speakers for corporate audiences, who commonly find themselves negatively affected by their fast paced environment.
1. Dr Ranj Singh
Star of This Morning and expert healthcare speaker, Dr Ranj Singh is an instantly recognisable authority on health and medicine. He appeals to audiences of all ages, as Ranj is the creator of Get Well Soon, a children's show depicting health facts through catchy songs. As a speaker, the NHS doctor enlights event guests with his knowledge of health, leaving them with a better understanding of their own bodies.
2. Samantha Clarke
If you want to book a mental health speaker, look no further than Samantha Clarke. As a happiness and change consultant, she helps corporations to improve their workplace wellness, and therefore, their profitability and productibility. Having worked with such industry giants as Virgin Media and Elle Magazine, she is a confident, insightful addition to events.
3. Robert Winston
Robert Winston is a BAFTA-winning television presenter and one of the best healthcare speakers on the circuit. The Doctor, Scientist and Politician has released several documentaries, ranging from fertility and technology, a testament to his diverse knowledge. Audiences of Robert's speeches come away with a new perspective on healthcare.
4. Dr Christian Jessen
Star of Supersize vs Superskinny and Embarrassing Bodies, Dr Christian Jessen is a popular television presenter. With a medical degree in sexual health, he can tackle occasionally embarrassing topics with the eloquence and calm nature that only a doctor is capable of. In recent years, the famous mental health speaker has also become a respected authority on eating disorders.
5. Deliciously Ella
Deliciously Ella is a food blogger and social media sensation, whose tailored recipes have improved not just her illness, Postural Tachycardia Syndrome, but also her audience's health. Ella believes in the power of our diet, so uses her platform to promote a healthier, vegetarian lifestyle, through recipe demonstrations and inspiring speeches.
6. Dame Barbara Hakin
As the Deputy Chief Executive of NHS England, Dame Barbara Hakin has witnessed first hand the importance of accessible healthcare. She is highly regarded for her incredible insight into modern medicine, as well as her authority on technological innovation. Audiences of her after dinner speeches thoroughly enjoy Barbara's story, from the perspective of an NHS insider.
7. Kim Woodburn
If "tidy house, tidy mind" is accurate, then Kim Woodburn has the power to improve her audiences' mental health with her cleaning strategies. An extravagant character from such shows as How Clean is your House?, Kim's onstage popularity makes her an instantly recognisable speaker. Armed with a wealth of cleaning strategies, she leaves her audience eager to organise their own homes.
8. Dr Alex George
Aside from his Love Island fame, Dr Alex George is also a hard working NHS doctor. With a medical degree from Exeter University, he can appear at events as a representative of our health service. Alex uses his influential social media platform to promote positive health practices, for example, the importance of a high-quality first aid kit. When appearing at events, he can expand on such tips and tricks.
9. Dr Brené Brown
Dr Brené Brown, the New York Times bestselling author, holds the key to emotional wellbeing. She is a popular speaker, whose international fame led her to become the first speaker to feature on Netflix and present a TED Talk. For corporate audiences, Brené can reignite a workplace by improving the employees' self-management, focus and emotional health.
10. Katie Piper
Embodying resilience, Katie Piper tours the speaking circuit to promote her message of body positivity and mental health. After being the victim of an acid attack, she is now using her traumatic experience to inspire audiences, encouraging them to step outside of their comfort zones and embrace opportunities. A speaker like Katie resonates with event guests.