Dr. Dinorah Nieves (aka Dr. D) is a personal/professional development coach and behavioral scientist, who helps others to become healthier, happier and more productive by challenging the thoughts and behaviors that get in their way. Dinorah has been featured on ABC’s “The Chew” and is a Coaching Consultant on OWN’s “Iyanla Fix My Life.” Her research-based advice and insightful commentary can also be found in her Huffington Post lifestyle blog.
Centering on the “Eight Dimensions of Wellness,” Dr. D’s work pushes for growth and balance in the emotional, financial, social, spiritual, occupational, physical, intellectual and environmental sectors. A former mediator, counselor, advice columnist and university professor, Dr. Nieves has spent over a decade helping people to reach their highest potential - both personally and professionally. She has engaged student minds at Fordham and Pace University and has presented on topics ranging from "The Impact of Poverty" to "How to Form and Maintain Healthy Relationships."
With counseling positions at the Joe Torre Safe At Home Foundation and the Mary J. Blige Center for Women & Girls under her belt, Dr. Nieves specializes in helping people to identify thoughts and behaviors that are keeping them stuck and to learn the tools necessary to get out of their own way. Her clients include individuals, families and businesses and her approach to coaching has been described as a synthesis of experience, training and spiritual alignment blended with wit, humor and sass. A young, vibrant, bilingual, New York Latina, Dr. Nieves' urban sensibility extends beyond her coaching into her art, poetry and style. If you are ready to take responsibility for your choices, take control over your life and work toward your goals, she'll help you build a path toward balance and success.