Noelle C. Nelson, Ph.D. is an internationally respected psychologist, author and seminar leader. A business trial consultant for 20 years, Nelson works closely with attorneys, company management and corporate executives and has helped win more than $500 million for her plaintiff clients since 2000. Her defense clients have saved millions more.
Her latest book is "The Power of Appreciation in Business: How an Obsession with Value Increases Performance, Productivity and Profits," (MindLab Publishing) and she has written several books for the legal profession including "A Winning Case," (Prentice Hall) "Connecting With Your Client," (American Bar Association) and "Winning! Using Lawyers' Courtroom Techniques to Get Your Way in Everyday Situations" (Prentice Hall, Get Your Way, paperback edition).
Nelson has appeared on national and international radio and television including CBS's "The Early Show," ABC's "The View," Fox News and CNN. She has been interviewed, quoted or written about in publications including Entrepreneur Magazine, HR Magazine, Family Business, Inc., People, Investor's Business Daily, Bottom Line/Personal and the Los Angeles Times. Nelson has spoken on appreciation techniques before audiences in the U.S., Canada, England and Australia.
Nelson holds advanced degrees in clinical psychology from the United States International University (M.S., Ph.D.) and sociology degrees from the University of California at Los Angeles (B.A.) and the Sorbonne, Paris (Maitrise, Doctorat 3eme Cycle). She is a member of the National Honor Society of Psychology, the American Society of Trial Consultants and the American Psychological Association.