Green Festival Speakers
Alison Rose Levy
Alison Rose Levy broke the fracking story on Huffington and provided ongoing coverage. The host of ConnecttheDots on the Progressive Radio Network, Alison also covers food safety, toxic chemicals, organics, and integrative health, to connect wellbeing, social policy, and activism for health and the environment. Join her on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/ConnectingtheDotsforHealth" target="_blank">http://www.facebook.com/ConnectingtheDotsforHealth">www.facebook.com/ConnectingtheDotsforHealth
Alison Rose Levy is a much-published writer with 20+ years experience creating communications for major media, focusing on integrative health, lifestyle, yoga, psychology, and spiritual transformation in such publications as O Magazine, Organic Style, Alternative Therapies, The Townsend Newsletter, Yoga Journal, Body and Soul, Spirituality & Health, Healing Lifestyles and Spas, Body, Mind, Spirit, and First for Women.
Alison has written several New York Times bestsellers, working with physicians and medical experts. She also served as Senior Health Editor of New Age Journal, and was Executive Producer for Trinity Church Wall Street, developing health programming for the Odyssey Channel and producing The Real Bottom Line, a weekly issues program that aired on Odyssey and was hosted by Jim Hartz. That show featured such prominent guests as Dr. Larry Dossey, Dr. Bernie Siegel, and Professor Robert Thurman. Formerly creating prime-time magazine coverage for CBS News, Alison worked with Charles Kuralt, Ed Bradley, and Deborah Norville and was special editor to Bill Geist. Alison has also produced prime-time cultural and news specials for PBS and the Smithsonian Institution.
Alison’s work as a health journalist has familiarized her with the science (and art) of integrative medicine, the issues of public policy impacting health care, and the differing philosophies, values, and perspectives of both integrative and conventional medicine. In addition, Alison has broad familiarity and training in a wide range of integrative approaches, and has interviewed a wide range of the most prominent physicians and practitioners who offer and teach them.
A New York native, Alison also draws upon her wealth of health knowledge in her practice as a Lifestyle Coach and facilitator of Family Constellations.