Diane Roosth

Diane is a licensed clinical social worker in California working in healthcare for almost 20 years. A Certified Laughter Leader with World Laughter Tour, she has presented to community groups, classrooms, and with patients and staff in clinic and hospital settings. She presents on the use of Laughter for Stress Management, teaching methods used around the world.

Laughter Resources for a Stressed Out World

Based on principles of positive psychology and Mind Body Medicine, Laughter Clubs and Groups are part of a worldwide movement of exercises and lifestyle changes to promote health and wellness. Jewish texts and tradition also address these concerns. This session will identify some Jewish texts connected to laughter, educate participants regarding the potential health benefits of laughter, and involve them in a series of laughter exercises. For all ages. Please wear comfortable shoes.