“Amy Scher is a brave warrior and a wonderful writer”
AMY B. SCHER is the bestselling and award-winning author of four books about human’ing and healing, which have been translated into 20 languages and endorsed by notable authors such as Elizabeth Gilbert (Eat, Pray Love); Vikas Swarup (Slumdog Millionaire); and Sanjiv Chopra, MD, Harvard Medical School and (Brotherhood with Deepak Chopra).
With over a decade’s experience in marketing and publishing (Harley-Davidson, State Farm, Scripps Howard News, Thrillist)—Amy has created a diverse career by seamlessly combining her skills in multiple mediums. She writes and teaches on the topics of healing, human-ing, writing, and creativity. Her groundbreaking work in mind-body healing is internationally recognized and endorsed by prominent physicians and used in medical organizations and programs nationwide. Through her books, classes, and programs, she’s helped thousands of people become their happiest, healthiest, and most expressive selves.
Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, Thrillist, CBS, CNN, Los Angeles Review of Books, New York Daily News, Good Morning America, National Geographic, Cosmo, Oprah Daily, and more. Amy has presented at New York Presbyterian Hospital, The New School, The Open Center in New York, 1440 Multiversity, and more. She’s proud to serve on the associate board for Literacy Partners and be a mentor for teen girls through the Girls Write Now program.
She lives with her beautiful wife and her bad cat in New York City, where they spend most of their time planning their next meals, next adventures, or watching the next episode of The Golden Girls for the thousandth time.
Most importantly, Amy lives by her self-created motto: When life kicks your ass, kick-back.
Amy can be found online at amybscher.com and on FaceBook and Instagram.