Dr. Lori Stevic-Rust is a board-certified clinical health psychologist with a Diplomate from the American Board of Professional Psychology. She completed an internship at Henry Ford Hospital with specialty training in women’s health, geriatrics, cardiac care and integrative medicine.
She is an international dementia healthcare consultant and serves on many professional boards. She is the recipient of numerous awards for excellence in leadership and advocacy for women and the rights of the elderly. She has been honored as a woman of achievement by the YWCA, and has been inducted into the KSU Hall of Fame.
Dr. Stevic-Rust is an inspired national speaker and winner of the Corporate Keynote Speaker Award. Over the past 27 years, she has been a regular on-air television and radio contributor. She writes a Dr. Lori column for several national magazines and is a regular blogger for The Huffington Post.
Dr. Stevic-Rust is the author of six books on topics ranging from depression, heart disease and wellness, a personal memoir on the art of aging with gratitude; Greedy for Life, Put on Your Big- Girl Shoes: Stepping into Courage, Resilience and Gratitude and her most recent children’s book, Lily’s Red Shoes of Courage.
She is the proud member of a five-generation family, a chocolate addict and describes herself as an avid Cleveland sports fan—which she claims by default makes her a professional optimist.